Media headlines about First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG) (TSE:FR) have been trending positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Majestic Silver Corp. earned a media sentiment score of 0.43 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the mining company an impact score of 50 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- Astounding Stock-:- First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG) – Market Breaking Point (press release) (journalfinance.net)
- Negative Monthly mover – First Majestic Silver Corp. (AG) stock performed -15.30% down – Street Observer (press release) (streetobserver.com)
- Did First Majestic Silver Corp. (AG) Trigger A Hold Signal? – StockNewsGazette (stocknewsgazette.com)
- First Majestic Silver: What To Do Now – Seeking Alpha (seekingalpha.com)
- First Majestic Silver Corp. Ord (AG) Hits 52-Week High (highlightpress.com)
A number of research analysts have commented on the company. HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 price target on shares of First Majestic Silver Corp. in a research note on Friday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded First Majestic Silver Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. BidaskClub upgraded First Majestic Silver Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. National Bank Financial restated an “outperform market weight” rating on shares of First Majestic Silver Corp. in a research note on Friday, May 5th. Finally, Scotiabank restated a “sector perform” rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of First Majestic Silver Corp. in a research note on Friday, April 21st. Nine equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $16.20.
First Majestic Silver Corp. (AG) remained flat at $6.09 during mid-day trading on Tuesday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,697,414 shares. The company has a market capitalization of $1.01 billion, a P/E ratio of 52.96 and a beta of 0.30. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $7.87 and a 200 day moving average of $8.50. First Majestic Silver Corp. has a 1-year low of $5.92 and a 1-year high of $19.15.
First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG) (TSE:FR) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The mining company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.07. First Majestic Silver Corp. had a net margin of 5.11% and a return on equity of 1.61%. The business had revenue of $60.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $77.62 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.03 EPS. The business’s revenue was down 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts predict that First Majestic Silver Corp. will post $0.06 earnings per share for the current year.
First Majestic Silver Corp. Company Profile
First Majestic Silver Corp. is a mining company. The Company is focused on silver production in Mexico and it is pursuing the development of its existing mineral property assets. The Company operates through eight segments, six of which are located in Mexico; one retail market segment in Canada, and one metal trading segment in Europe.
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