Kinross Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of gold properties principally in Canada, the United States, the Russian Federation, Brazil, Chile, Ghana, and Mauritania. More Details
Outstanding track record, undervalued and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Kinross Gold's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KGC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KGC's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
US Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: KGC underperformed the US Metals and Mining industry which returned 69.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KGC underperformed the US Market which returned 41.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kinross Gold's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Kinross Gold undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KGC ($6.44) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($12.98)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KGC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.8x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (17.9x).
PE vs Market: KGC is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.8x) compared to the US market (21.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: KGC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KGC is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (2.3x).
How is Kinross Gold forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KGC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.3% per year).
Earnings vs Market: KGC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KGC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: KGC's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KGC's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KGC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.3%).
How has Kinross Gold performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KGC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KGC's current net profit margins (31.9%) are higher than last year (20.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KGC has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 74% per year.
Accelerating Growth: KGC's earnings growth over the past year (86.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (74% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KGC earnings growth over the past year (86.6%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 2.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KGC's Return on Equity (20.4%) is considered high.
How is Kinross Gold's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KGC's short term assets ($2.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: KGC's short term assets ($2.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KGC's debt to equity ratio (28.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: KGC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 50.3% to 28.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KGC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (101.8%).
Interest Coverage: KGC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (21x coverage).
What is Kinross Gold current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KGC's dividend (1.94%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: KGC's dividend (1.94%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.72%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KGC's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KGC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.6%), KGC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: KGC's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (11.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
J. Rollinson (58 yo)
Mr. J. Paul Rollinson has served as Chief Executive Officer and Director of Kinross Gold Corporation since August 1, 2012. Mr. Rollinson serves as President of Kinross Gold Corporation. He was appointed Ex...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: J.'s total compensation ($USD6.88M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: J.'s compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP & CFO||1.83yrs||US$1.56m||0.037% |
|Executive VP & CTO||4.17yrs||US$1.83m||0.039% |
|Executive VP of Corporate Development & External Relations and Chief Legal Officer||13.08yrs||US$3.50m||0.13% |
|Senior Vice-President of Russia Operations||1.92yrs||US$1.79m||0.021% |
|Senior Vice President of Investor Relations||5.17yrs||no data||0.031% |
|VP of Human Resources||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Director of Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Assistant to CFO & Senior VP of Global Human Resources||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice-President of Legal||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Legal & General Counsel||1.92yrs||no data||0.021% |
|Senior Vice-President of West Africa Operations||1.92yrs||no data||0.018% |
Experienced Management: KGC's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||US$244.32k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||2.17yrs||US$369.55k||0.00098% |
|Independent Director||0.83yr||no data||0.0024% |
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||US$220.96k||0.0032% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$219.42k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.83yrs||US$142.43k||no data|
|Independent Corporate Director||5.83yrs||US$237.90k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||US$36.83k||no data|
Experienced Board: KGC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: KGC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Kinross Gold Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kinross Gold Corporation
- Ticker: KGC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$9.840b
- Listing Market Cap: CA$7.772b
- Shares outstanding: 1.26b
- Website: https://www.kinross.com
Number of Employees
- Kinross Gold Corporation
- 25 York Street
- 17th Floor
- M5J 2V5
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KGC||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jun 1993|
|K||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jun 1993|
|KIN2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1993|
|KIN2||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1993|
|KG||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CH||CHF||Jun 1993|
|0R2D||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Jun 1993|
|KGC||BASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)||CEDEAR EACH REP 1 SHARE||AR||ARS||Mar 2011|
Kinross Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of gold properties principally in Canada, the United States, the Russian Federation, Brazi...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/02 23:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/02 00:00|
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