Headlines about IAMGOLD (NYSE:IAG) (TSE:IMG) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. IAMGOLD earned a news impact score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the mining company an impact score of 45.5420899638986 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- IAMGOLD closer to deciding future of Ontario gold project (mining.com)
- Iamgold Corp. Increases Reserves (finance.yahoo.com)
- Asian consolidation plans possible, says IAG CEO (finance.yahoo.com)
- IAMGOLD (IAG) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday (americanbankingnews.com)
- IAMGOLD’s Pre-Feasibility Study for the Boto Gold Project Demonstrates Potential Low-Cost, Long-Life Operation (prnewswire.com)
A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on IAG shares. Royal Bank of Canada set a $7.00 target price on IAMGOLD and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded IAMGOLD from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.50 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. TheStreet lowered IAMGOLD from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 16th. CIBC set a $7.50 target price on IAMGOLD and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $8.00 target price on shares of IAMGOLD in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $7.07.
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IAMGOLD Company Profile
IAMGOLD Corporation (IAMGOLD) is engaged primarily in the exploration for, and the development and production of, mineral resource properties throughout the world. Through its holdings, IAMGOLD has interests in various operations, exploration and development properties. IAMGOLD is a mid-tier mining company with approximately four operating gold mines on over three continents.
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