4. As of noon trading, Anglogold Ashanti ( AU) is up $0.39 (1.5%) to $25.73 on average volume Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Anglogold Ashanti exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.25-$26.02 after having opened the day at $25.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.34. AngloGold Ashanti Limited primarily engages in the exploration and production of gold. It also produces by-products, such as silver, uranium oxide, and sulfuric acid. Anglogold Ashanti has a market cap of $9.7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 19.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Anglogold Ashanti a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Anglogold Ashanti as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Anglogold Ashanti Ratings Report now. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE
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