Is A Downturn Overdue? PG&E Corporation (PCG), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM)? – Financial Mercury


The shares of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG) has been pegged with a rating of Hold by Argus in its latest research note that was published on February 26th, 2019. Argus wasn’t the only research firm that published a report of PG&E Corporation, with other equities research analysts also giving their opinion on the stock. Citigroup advised investors in its research note published on February 19th, 2019, to Buy the PCG stock while also putting a $33 price target. The stock had earned Market Perform rating from Wells Fargo when it published its report on January 16th, 2019. The stock was given Neutral rating by Macquarie in its report released on January 15th, 2019. Argus was of a view that PCG is Sell in its latest report on January 15th, 2019. JP Morgan thinks that PCG is worth Neutral rating. This was contained in the firm’s report on January 14th, 2019.

Amongst the analysts that rated the stock, 0 have recommended investors to sell it, 11 believe it has the potential for further growth, thus rating it as Hold while 2 advised investors to purchase the stock. The consensus currently stands at a Hold while its average price target is $20.88. The price of the stock the last time has raised by 367.85% from its Week high price while it is raised higher than its 52-Week low price. A look at the stock’s other technical shows that its 14-day RSI now stands at 77.52.

The shares of the company added by 2.77% during the trading session on Monday, reaching a low of $22.02 while ending the day at $23.72. During the trading session, a total of 20.41 million shares were traded which represents a 11.43% incline from the average session volume which is 23.04M shares. PCG had ended its last session trading at 23.08. PG&E Corporation currently has a market cap of $12.18B while its P/E earnings growth sits at 0.73, with a beta of -0.35. PG&E Corporation debt-to-equity ratio currently stands at 1.74, while its quick ratio hovers at 0.20. PCG 52-week low price stands at $5.07 while its 52-week high price is $49.42.

The company in its last quarterly report recorded $0.80 earnings per share which is above the $0.64 predicted by most analysts. The PG&E Corporation generated $4,088.00 million in revenue during the last quarter, which is slightly lower than the $4,791.27 million predicted by analysts. In the second quarter last year, the firm recorded $1.13 earnings per share. Compared to the same quarter last year, the firm’s revenue was down by -41.25%. PG&E Corporation has the potential to record -13.20 EPS for the current fiscal year, according to equities analysts.

Investment analysts at B. Riley FBR published a research note on March 19th, 2019 where it informed investors and clients that Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) is now rated as Neutral. Their price target on the stock stands at $38.40. Citigroup also rated NEM as Upgrade on February 19th, 2019, with its price target of $100 suggesting that NEM could surge by 11.09% from its current share price. Even though the stock has been trading at $36.25/share, analysts expect it to surge higher by -0.22% to reach $40.68/share. It started the day trading at $36.22 and traded between $35.78 and $36.17 throughout the trading session.

A look at its technical shows that NEM’s 50-day SMA is 34.68 while its 200-day SMA stands at 33.57. The stock has a high of $41.98 for the year while the low is $29.06. The company’s P/E ratio currently sits at 59.10, while the P/B ratio is 1.84. At the moment, only of Newmont Mining Corporation shares were sold short. The company’s average trading volume currently stands at 11.56M shares, which means that the short-interest ratio is just 4.09 days. Over the past seven days, the company moved, with its shift of -1.34%. Looking further, the stock has raised 13.81% over the past 90 days while it gained 10.54% over the last six months.

The change in the stock’s fortunes has led to several institutional investors altering their holdings of the stock. The Vanguard Group Inc bought more NEM shares, increasing its portfolio by +2.21% during the last quarter. This move now sees The Vanguard Group Inc purchasing 1,245,139 shares in the last quarter, thus it now holds 57,564,245 shares of NEM, with a total valuation of $2,059,073,044. BlackRock Fund Advisors meanwhile bought more NEM shares in the recently filed quarter, changing its stake to $1,339,329,564 worth of shares. Van Eck Associates Corp followed the path by decreasing its NEM portfolio by -5.81% in the quarter. This means that Van Eck Associates Corp sold -1,928,668 shares in the last quarter and now controls 31,239,676 shares of the NEM stock, with the valuation hitting $1,117,443,211.

Similarly, BlackRock Investment Management increased its Newmont Mining Corporation shares by +6.05% during the recently filed quarter. After buying 1,430,482 shares in the last quarter, the firm now controls 25,074,076 shares of Newmont Mining Corporation which are valued at $896,899,699. In the same vein, Flossbach von Storch AG increased its Newmont Mining Corporation shares by during the most recent reported quarter. The firm bought 652,400 shares during the quarter which increased its stakes to 14,181,862 shares and is now valued at $507,285,204. Following these latest developments, around 0.30% of Newmont Mining Corporation stocks are owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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