NovaGold Resources Inc. (AMEX:NG) went up by 6.67% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $12.85. The company’s stock price has collected 9.59% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 03/31/21 that NOVAGOLD Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results
Is It Worth Investing in NovaGold Resources Inc. (AMEX :NG) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for NG is at 0.71. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for NovaGold Resources Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $30.00, which is -$2.35 below the current price. NG currently public float of 242.79M and currently shorts hold a 3.66% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NG was 1.31M shares.
NG’s Market Performance
NG stocks went up by 9.59% for the week, with a monthly jump of 15.11% and a quarterly performance of -7.25%, while its annual performance rate touched 7.74%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.63% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.71% for NovaGold Resources Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.67% for NG stocks with a simple moving average of -1.75% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NG
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NG stocks, with B. Riley FBR Inc. repeating the rating for NG by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NG in the upcoming period, according to B. Riley FBR Inc. is $7 based on the research report published on December 19th of the previous year 2017.
RBC Capital Mkts gave a rating of “Sector Perform” to NG, setting the target price at $11 in the report published on October 17th of the previous year.
NG Trading at 6.83% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NG to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.26% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.71%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.63%, as shares surge +14.97% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +7.02% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NG rose by +9.59%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +9.46% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $9.06. In addition, NovaGold Resources Inc. saw -0.72% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at NG starting from Walsh Anthony P., who sale 19,655 shares at the price of $9.33 back on Apr 06. After this action, Walsh Anthony P. now owns 35,934 shares of NovaGold Resources Inc., valued at $183,381 using the latest closing price.
Lang Gregory A., the President and CEO of NovaGold Resources Inc., sale 123,071 shares at $10.40 during a trade that took place back on Dec 08, which means that Lang Gregory A. is holding 1,977,052 shares at $1,279,385 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NG
The total capital return value is set at -10.88, while invested capital returns managed to touch -19.51. Equity return is now at value -30.70, with -15.40 for asset returns.
Based on NovaGold Resources Inc. (NG), the company’s capital structure generated 47.13 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 32.03. Total debt to assets is 23.25, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 46.94. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 31.91.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 55.97.