2. As of noon trading, Agnico-Eagle Mines ( AEM) is up $0.90 (2.2%) to $41.69 on average volume Thus far, 904,363 shares of Agnico-Eagle Mines exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.25-$42.08 after having opened the day at $41.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $40.79.

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Finland, and Mexico. It primarily explores for gold, as well as silver, copper, zinc, and lead. Agnico-Eagle Mines has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 23.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Agnico-Eagle Mines a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Agnico-Eagle Mines as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Agnico-Eagle Mines Ratings Report now.

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