NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Golden Star Resources (AMEX: GSS) hit a new 52-week low Tuesday as it is currently trading at $1.37, below its previous 52-week low of $1.38 with 752,560 shares traded as of 2:05 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.9 million shares over the past 30 days. Golden Star has a market cap of $372.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 12.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Golden Star Resources Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and operation of gold properties. The company has a P/E ratio of 144, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Golden Star as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Golden Star Ratings Report. See all 52-week low stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.