Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) Share Price

News headlines about Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) (TSE:AEM) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited earned a news impact score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the mining company an impact score of 45.2387573271666 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Several research analysts recently issued reports on AEM shares. TD Securities raised their target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from $48.00 to $52.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $54.00 target price on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $47.00 target price on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $63.00 target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $54.44.

Shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) opened at 45.95 on Wednesday. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a one year low of $35.05 and a one year high of $53.17. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.62 billion, a P/E ratio of 42.23 and a beta of -0.76. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $47.84 and its 200-day moving average price is $46.67.

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) (TSE:AEM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. The mining company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $549.88 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $529.43 million. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited had a net margin of 11.32% and a return on equity of 5.38%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.16 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts forecast that Agnico Eagle Mines Limited will post $0.80 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st were paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 30th. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 36.70%.

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Several research analysts recently issued reports on AEM shares. TD Securities raised their target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from $48.00 to $52.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $54.00 target price on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $47.00 target price on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $63.00 target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $54.44.

Shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) opened at 45.95 on Wednesday. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a one year low of $35.05 and a one year high of $53.17. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.62 billion, a P/E ratio of 42.23 and a beta of -0.76. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $47.84 and its 200-day moving average price is $46.67.

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) (TSE:AEM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. The mining company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $549.88 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $529.43 million. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited had a net margin of 11.32% and a return on equity of 5.38%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.16 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts forecast that Agnico Eagle Mines Limited will post $0.80 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st were paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 30th. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 36.70%.

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About Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is a gold producer with mining operations in northwestern Quebec, northern Mexico, northern Finland and Nunavut and exploration activities in Canada, Europe, Latin America and the United States. The Company operates through three business units. The Northern Business consists of its operations in Canada and Finland.

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