Sibanye Gold Limited performed Poor with a change of -5.36% in the Last Trade


Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) belongs to the “Basic Materials” sector with an industry focus on “Gold”, with Mr. Neal John Froneman PR Eng., B.Sc. (Mech Eng.) (Ind. Opt), University as Chief Exec. Officer and Exec. Director.

The company has been one of the biggest innovators in “Gold” employing approximately 58644 full time employees.

Key Statistics:

  • The stock subtracted in the prior trading session by -5.36%, closing at the stock price of $8.13.
  • Currently, the market capitalization of Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) is 1.87 Billion.
  • SBGL has a 1-year high price of $ 20.21 and 1-year low price of $6.04.
  • The number of shares currently held by investors is 929 Million.
  • The number of shares traded in the last trading session was 5.19 Million.


The company reported an impressive total revenue of 31.24 Billion in the last fiscal year.

If you look at the company’s income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, SBGL earned gross profit of 4.21 Billion, in 2015 2.7 Billion gross profit, while in 2016 Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) produced 6.49 Billion profit.

Currently the shares of Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) has a trading volume of 5.19 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 2940 shares – with shares dropping to a 52 week low of $6.04, and the company’s shares hitting a 52 week high of $ 20.21.

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Up in the future.

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio.

The TTM operating margin is 19.7%. The return on invested capital at 19.1%, which is good, compared to its peers.

The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 94.94%, which means that the business has healthy reserve funds for contingencies that may arise.

Stock is currently moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -22.35%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 17.38% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

The stock diminished about -26.93% in the past 5 years, this negative value indicates that the stock constantly going down in previous years as well.

Future Expectations:

The target price for Sibanye Gold Limited (SBGL) is $13.49/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock.