DRDGOLD Limited (DRD): Is it a better investment


DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) changes shares on Monday trading session, with a change of 10.39% or $1.05 shares. The trading starts at $10.34 and closed at $10.11 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $10.30 and day high was $11.51 on Monday, June 15. After the session, the Basic Materials sector daily volume shifted to 1.9 million while its average volume is 544.34K. In other hand, the DRD market cap reached to $1.02B. While, its current target price is $11.16 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 20.91% and up 12.96% for month. Its quarterly performance was 125.45% above, while its half year performance is up 144.74%. DRD yearly performance stood at positive 341.11% and rise 117.54% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for DRDGOLD Limited is 2.00.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. DRD EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 0.38. EPS for this year is 649.70%. Sales growth for the current quarter is 2.96 while its EPS Q/Q reached 229.00%. It has an EPS of 24.20% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 10.00%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on DRD for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 1 of 2 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 1 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 0 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 1 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 1, 1 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $5.49-$11.50. Average target price for DRD was reached at $8.50.

The insider ownership moved to 0.10% and institutional holding shifted to 10.20%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 0.38. According to the most recent quarter report on Current Qtr., 0 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0. Analyst Estimated EPS for DRD published in the report was 0-0 during the same period.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for DRD rise 81.42% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 23.20% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 15.21%. The moving average value for DRDGOLD Limited (DRD) is 6.99 and 9.64 for 200 and 50 days respectively.