Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) was Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to “Sector Perform” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 16 from a previous price target of $11 . RBC Capital Mkts advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 1, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Stillwater Mining Company. Company shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Aug 1, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 19 from a previous price target of $17 .Company shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Jul 20, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 17 from a previous price target of $13 .Stillwater Mining Company was Resumed by BofA/Merrill to “Buy” on Jun 9, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Stillwater Mining Company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jul 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.00. The company had revenue of $165.68 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $154.38 million. The company’s revenue was down -10.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.23 EPS.
Stillwater Mining Company opened for trading at $14.65 and hit $15.78 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $15.3, with a gain of 7.44% or 1.06 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 41,01,396 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,852 M.
Stillwater Mining Company is engaged in the development extraction processing smelting and refining of palladium platinum and associated metals (platinum group metals or PGMs) produced by mining a geological formation in south-central Montana the J-M Reef and recycling spent catalytic converters and other industrial sources. The Company is also engaged in expanding its mining operations on the J-M Reef and holds the Marathon PGM-copper property adjacent to Lake Superior in northern Ontario Canada and the Altar copper-gold property in the province of San Juan Argentina. It operates five reportable business segments: Mine Production PGM Recycling Canadian Properties South American Properties and All Other. It conducts mining operations at its Stillwater Mine near Nye Montana and at its East Boulder Mine south of Big Timber Montana.