Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) presented as an active mover, shares jumping up -1.70% to traded at $2.60 in most recent trading session. The firm has floated short ratio of 1.52%, hold to candle to sentiment indicator of Short Ratio, its stand at 0.81.
Efficiency or profitability analysis gives an appropriate idea for investment decision; AUY attains returns on investment ratio of -29.40%, which suggests it’s viable on security that has lesser ROI. To strengthen this concept we can use profit margin, which is standing at positive 5.40%, and it is providing insight view about a variety of aspects of a firm’s financial performance. The operating profit margin and gross profit margin can be giving more focus view that is 10.30% and 42.60% respectively.
Turns back to returns ratios, returns on equity stands at 2.00%. Usually, financial analysts consider return on equity ratios in the 15-20% range as an attractive level of investment quality. Narrow down focus to firm performance, its weekly performance was -8.65% and monthly performance was -16.19%. The stock price of AUY is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -12.29% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -22.04%.
Following analysis criteria, Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) attains noticeable attention, it felling down to knees -1.44% to traded at $8.53. CENX attains analyst recommendation of 3.00 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of -11.36%.
The firm has noticeable returns on equity ratio of -10.10%, which shows how much profit each dollar of ordinary stockholders’ equity generates. The returns on investment very popular metric among passive investors, it stands at -3.80%. To see the other side of depiction, profit margin of CENX stands at negative -7.30%; that indicates a firm actually every dollar of sales keeps in earnings. The -5.80% returns on assets presents notable condition of firm. Mostly ROA known as a comparative measure, it is best to compare it against a firm’s previous ROA numbers or the ROA of a same firm.
To find out the technical position of CENX, it holds price to book ratio of 0.80 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. CENX is presenting price to cash flow of 6.56 and free cash flow concluded as 57.15.