What Are the Fundamentals Of NEM?

Newmont logged a -0.1% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $38.8 per share.

Newmont returned losses of -8.0% last year, with its stock price reaching a high of $55.41 and a low of $37.45. Over the same period, the stock underperformed the S&P 500 index by -23.0%. As of April 2023, the company's 50-day average price was $40.97. Newmont Corporation engages in the production and exploration of gold. Based in Denver, CO, the large-cap Basic Materials company has 14,600 full time employees. Newmont has offered a 4.5% dividend yield over the last 12 months.

Shareholders Are Confronted With a Declining EPS Growth Trend:

2021-02-18 2022-02-24 2023-02-23
Revenue (MM) $11,497 $12,222 $11,915
Gross Margins 56.0% 56.0% 46.0%
Operating Margins 28% 16% 13%
Net Margins 25.0% 10.0% -4.0%
Net Income (MM) $2,829 $1,166 -$429
Net Interest Expense (MM) -$308 -$274 -$227
Depreciation & Amort. (MM) -$2,300 -$2,323 -$2,185
Earnings Per Share $3.51 $1.46 -$0.54
EPS Growth n/a -58.4% -136.99%
Diluted Shares (MM) 806 800 795
Free Cash Flow (MM) $6,184 $5,932 $5,351
Capital Expenditures (MM) -$1,302 -$1,653 -$2,131
Net Current Assets (MM) -$8,985 -$11,007 -$12,434
Long Term Debt (MM) $7,038 $6,475 $6,399
Net Debt / EBITDA 0.34 0.39 0.95

Newmont has an excellent current ratio and wider gross margins than its peer group. Additionally, the company's financial statements display decent operating margins with a negative growth trend and healthy leverage. However, the firm has declining EPS growth. Finally, we note that Newmont has weak revenue growth and a flat capital expenditure trend and irregular cash flows.

Newmont does not have a meaningful trailing P/E ratio since its earnings per share are currently in the red. Based on its EPS guidance of $3.54, the company has a forward P/E ratio of 11.6. In comparison, the average P/E ratio for the Basic Materials sector is 10.03. On the other hand, the market is undervaluing Newmont in terms of its equity because its P/B ratio is 1.6. In comparison, the sector average is 2.08.

Newmont Has an Average Rating of Hold:

The 3 analysts following Newmont have set target prices ranging from $52.98 to $93.61 per share, for an average of $76.22 with a hold rating. As of April 2023, the company is trading -46.2% away from its average target price, indicating that there is an analyst consensus of strong upside potential.

Newmont has an average amount of shares sold short because 4.0% of the company's shares are sold short. Institutions own 82.1% of the company's shares, and the insider ownership rate stands at 0.11%, suggesting a small amount of insider investors. The largest shareholder is Blackrock Inc., whose 13% stake in the company is worth $3,858,028,686.

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