3. As of noon trading, Buenaventura Mining Company ( BVN) is down $0.39 (-2.9%) to $13.09 on light volume. Thus far, 663,681 shares of Buenaventura Mining Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $13.07-$13.71 after having opened the day at $13.51 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $13.48.

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 $3.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 60.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Buenaventura Mining Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 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 largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Buenaventura Mining Company Ratings Report now.

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