Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) had a weak trading session and its shares were last down at $65.29, down -0.28% or -0.42 points. The trading data also revealed that the total net flow stood at $0.48 million as the shares had $1.49 million in upticks but lost $1.02 million in downticks. The up/down ratio was 1.47. This data is particularly important for the traders and speculators alike as it could also be used to gauge the strength of the momentum in the shares. During the past week, the shares have seen a change of 6.07% in the shares.The block trade data suggests an inflow of $0.7 million in upticks and an outflow of $0 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 0. The net money flow for this transaction was recorded at $0.7.
Currently the company Insiders own 1.14% of Royal Gold shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 69.28% of Royal Gold shares. On the companys insider trading activities,The officer (VP Corp Dev & Ops) of Royal Gold Inc, Heissenbuttel William Holmes sold 1,250 shares at $57.64 on May 13, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $72,050. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) : On Monday heightened volatility was witnessed in Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $66.6 and hit $66.88 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $65.9, with a gain of 0.52% or 0.34 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,014,283 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $67.97 and the company has a market cap of $4,301 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $24.68 .
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm Raymond James downgrades its rating on Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD). The rating major has initiated the coverage with market perform rating on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Outperform by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on March 14, 2016.
Royal Gold, Inc. (Royal Gold), together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of acquiring and managing precious metals royalties, metal streams and similar interests. The Company operates through two business segments: acquisition and management of royalty interests and acquisition and management of stream interests. As of June 30, 2015, the Company owned stream interests on one producing property and two development-stage properties and owned royalty interests on 36 producing properties, 22 development-stage properties and 135 exploration-stage properties. The Companys principal producing properties include Andacollo, Cortez, Holt, Mount Milligan, Mulatos, Penasquito, Robinson Mine, Voiseys Bay, and Wassa, Bogoso and Prestea. The Companys principal development-stage properties include Pascua-Lama project and Phoenix Gold.