Primero Mining Corp (PPP) : Lincluden Management Ltd reduced its stake in Primero Mining Corp by 59.93% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 5,990 shares of Primero Mining Corp which is valued at $9,344 after selling 8,960 shares in Primero Mining Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 21, 2016.
Primero Mining Corp opened for trading at $1.68 and hit $1.73 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $1.66, with a gain of 1.22% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 9,81,179 shares. Company has a market cap of $273 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Tipp Hill Capital Management added PPP to its portfolio by purchasing 1,125,000 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,755,000. Primero Mining Corp makes up approx 1.73% of Tipp Hill Capital Management’s portfolio.Montrusco Bolton Investments reduced its stake in PPP by selling 1,141,966 shares or 12.83% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,760,974 shares of PPP which is valued at $12,107,119. Primero Mining Corp makes up approx 0.95% of Montrusco Bolton Investments’s portfolio.Creative Planning reduced its stake in PPP by selling 290 shares or 22.48% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,000 shares of PPP which is valued at $2,010.
On the company’s financial health, Primero Mining Corp reported $-0.04 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 5, 2015. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.03. The company had revenue of $67.36 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $70.26 million. The company’s revenue was down -15.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Primero Mining Corp. Primero Mining Corp was Downgraded by CIBC to ” Sector Perform” on Feb 23, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Feb 9, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 2.25 from a previous price target of $3.25 .
Primero Mining Corp. is a Canada-based precious metals producer. The Company is focused on building a portfolio of precious metals assets in the Americas through acquiring exploring developing and operating mineral resource properties. It operates in the Mexico and Canada segments. It owns two producing properties: the San Dimas gold-silver mine located in Mexico’s San Dimas district on the border of Durango and Sinaloa states and the Black Fox mine located in the Township of Black River? Matheson Ontario Canada. The Company owns properties adjacent to the Black Fox mine: Grey Fox and Pike River which together with the Black Fox mine and the Black Fox mill located on the Stock Mill property comprise the Black Fox Complex. In addition it owns one development-stage project; the Cerro del Gallo gold-silver-copper project located in the state of Guanajuato in central Mexico. Further the Company has one exploration property Ventanas located in Durango State Mexico.