B2Gold Corp. (TSE:BTO) (NYSE:BTG) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$5.16.
Several research analysts have commented on BTO shares. Scotiabank set a C$5.00 target price on B2Gold Corp. and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. BMO Capital Markets reissued an “outperform” rating and set a C$5.00 target price on shares of B2Gold Corp. in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. Canaccord Genuity boosted their target price on B2Gold Corp. from C$5.00 to C$5.50 in a research note on Friday, September 29th. National Bank Financial boosted their target price on B2Gold Corp. from C$5.00 to C$6.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. Finally, Eight Capital set a C$4.50 target price on B2Gold Corp. and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 25th.
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In other news, insider William Lytle purchased 32,051 shares of B2Gold Corp. stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 16th. The shares were bought at an average cost of C$3.13 per share, for a total transaction of C$100,319.63. Also, insider Dale Alton Craig sold 30,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of C$3.40, for a total value of C$102,000.00. Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 232,051 shares of company stock worth $742,320.
B2Gold Corp. (BTO) traded down 0.751% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $3.305. 1,691,042 shares of the stock traded hands. B2Gold Corp. has a 12-month low of $2.69 and a 12-month high of $4.64. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $3.40 and its 200-day moving average is $3.44. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.23 billion and a PE ratio of 56.017.
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