3. As of noon trading, Buenaventura Mining Company ( BVN) is down $0.32 (-1.2%) to $25.94 on light volume Thus far, 501,473 shares of Buenaventura Mining Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.88-$26.59 after having opened the day at $26.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.26.

Compa ia de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A., a precious metals company, engages in the exploration, mining, and processing of gold and silver in Peru. It also explores for other metals, including zinc, lead, and copper. Buenaventura Mining Company has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.2, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 27.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Buenaventura Mining Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Buenaventura Mining Company as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow, deteriorating net income and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Buenaventura Mining Company Ratings Report now.

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