Kinross Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (KGC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE: KGC) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 15.5 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading down 49 cents (-6.2%) at $7.46 as of 4 p.m. ET.

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Kinross has a market cap of $9.11 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 17.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kinross Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in mining and processing gold ores. It is also involved in the exploration and acquisition of gold bearing properties.

TheStreet Ratings rates Kinross as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Kinross Ratings Report.

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