Understanding Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) cost of debt, cost of equity and WACC is an important factor in stock research. Using these formulas an investor will understand how much the shareholder should expect in return for the stock over the long-term, how much the company pays for its debt and how much the company needs in return to break even on its investments.
Cost of Debt
The cost of debt is the effective rate that a company pays on its
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Looking at the numbers of Barrick Gold’s total debt and liabilities, we can see that the company currently has a total debt of $13.941 billion and liabilities at $26.912 billion. Over the past five years, the total debt has increased by 305.99% while total liabilities have increased by 309.26%.
Analyzing the ratios listed above, we can see that Barrick Gold has increased its risk regarding the company’s debt and liabilities. The above ratio state that there has been an increase
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ABX – Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE) – Stock Price Target for 2012
Barrick Gold is the gold industry leader, with interests in 26 operating mines and a pipeline of projects located across five continents, in addition to large land positions on some of the most prolific mineral districts.
1. Estimated Sales = $15.79 Billion
2. Estimated Profit Margin = 33%
3. Profit = $5.21 Billion
4. Estimated Shares = 1.010 Billion
5. Earnings Per Share = $5.15
6. Forward PE
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