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Also traded in: Argentina, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Switzerland, UK

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.26
ABX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 1409 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. ABX: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ABX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.61 Max: 3.49
Current: 0.26
0.15
3.49
Equity to Asset 0.28
ABX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
83% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. ABX: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ABX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.64 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.28
0.27
0.86
Interest Coverage 3.22
ABX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
84% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ABX: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ABX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.74  Med: 12.76 Max: 101.84
Current: 3.22
3.74
101.84
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.03
M-Score: -2.78
WACC vs ROIC
16.55%
-6.04%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 26.02
ABX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.59 vs. ABX: 26.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ABX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.4  Med: 26.11 Max: 46.63
Current: 26.02
-45.4
46.63
Net-margin (%) -35.51
ABX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.13 vs. ABX: -35.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ABX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -82.86  Med: 2.68 Max: 31.33
Current: -35.51
-82.86
31.33
ROE (%) -35.23
ABX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 1300 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.19 vs. ABX: -35.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ABX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.02  Med: 1.40 Max: 21.09
Current: -35.23
-61.02
21.09
ROA (%) -10.38
ABX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.63 vs. ABX: -10.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ABX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.4  Med: 1.19 Max: 10.81
Current: -10.38
-25.4
10.81
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -14.60
ABX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -11.79 vs. ABX: -14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ABX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.22  Med: 6.04 Max: 28.76
Current: -14.6
-35.22
28.76
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -9.60
ABX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -3.60 vs. ABX: -9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ABX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.3  Med: 5.30 Max: 45.7
Current: -9.6
-35.3
45.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 71.90
ABX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -18.90 vs. ABX: 71.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ABX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.5  Med: 25.40 Max: 84.3
Current: 71.9
-49.5
84.3
» ABX's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-06-24)


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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

ABX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Caxton Associates 1,941,000 sh (New)
George Soros 1,886,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,593,000 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 40,383,292 sh (+38.32%)
John Rogers 448,228 sh (+22.35%)
Jim Simons 14,030,102 sh (+5.04%)
Ray Dalio 1,501,000 sh (+2.23%)
John Buckingham 195,074 sh (+1.61%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 142,680 sh (-8.11%)
John Hussman 1,500,000 sh (-33.33%)
John Burbank 369,172 sh (-55.18%)
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Q3 2015

ABX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

John Hussman 2,750,000 sh (+83.33%)
Jim Simons 18,092,902 sh (+28.96%)
John Rogers 464,948 sh (+3.73%)
Caxton Associates 1,941,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
John Buckingham 193,618 sh (-0.75%)
Ray Dalio 1,463,603 sh (-2.49%)
Mario Gabelli 126,980 sh (-11.00%)
First Eagle Investment 27,847,509 sh (-31.04%)
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Q4 2015

ABX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 10,300 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 374,100 sh (New)
Jim Simons 25,706,526 sh (+42.08%)
First Eagle Investment 39,099,828 sh (+40.41%)
Ray Dalio 1,748,103 sh (+19.44%)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
John Hussman 2,700,000 sh (-1.82%)
John Rogers 449,223 sh (-3.38%)
Mario Gabelli 121,280 sh (-4.49%)
John Buckingham 179,900 sh (-7.09%)
» More
Q1 2016

ABX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

George Soros 19,419,309 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 447,047 sh (New)
Stanley Druckenmiller 1,832,600 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 1,900,000 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 11,566,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 593,900 sh (+58.75%)
Jim Simons 26,496,502 sh (+3.07%)
Caxton Associates 15,200,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Buckingham 177,742 sh (-1.20%)
Mario Gabelli 119,280 sh (-1.65%)
First Eagle Investment 37,963,196 sh (-2.91%)
John Rogers 414,143 sh (-7.81%)
Ray Dalio 1,209,103 sh (-30.83%)
John Hussman 1,750,000 sh (-35.19%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:OTCPK:OPYGY, NYSE:NEM, TSX:G, TSX:FNV, ASX:NCM » details
Traded in other countries:ABX.Argentina, ABX.Canada, ABR.Germany, ABXN.Mexico, ABX.Switzerland, 0R22.UK,
Barrick Gold Corp produces and sells gold and copper. The Company business activities also includes exploration and mine development. It holds interests in oil and gas properties located in Canada.

Barrick Gold Corp was incorporated in July 14, 1984. The Company is engaged in the production and sale of gold and copper, as well as related activities such as exploration and mine development. The Company's producing gold mines are concentrated in seven operating units; Goldstrike, Cortez, Pueblo Viejo, Lagunas Norte, Veladero, North America - Other and Australia Pacific. It also holds a 73.9% equity interest in African Barrick Gold plc. Its Copper business unit contains producing copper mines located in Chile and Zambia and a mine under construction located in Saudi Arabia. It also have one project located in South America. The Company sells gold and copper production in the international market. It also holds interests in oil and gas properties located in Canada.

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Remain Bullish on Gold Amid Economic Slowdown Physical gold and gold mining stocks attractive investments through 2016
The beginning of 2016 has been good for gold with the precious metal trending higher and gold mining stocks have also surged. I have written on Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) and Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) as two gold mining stocks to remain bullish through 2016. I maintain my view on these two names besides recommending exposure to SPDR Gold Trust (GLD). Read more...
Barrick Gold Is a Value Investment Non-core asset sale coupled with low AISC cost makes Barrick Gold attractive
As gold witnessed renewed decline in the last few months, gold mining stocks have also suffered. Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) has also steeply declined from May levels of $13.5 per share to current levels of $6.4. While sentiments remain bearish for the precious metal, I am of the opinion that investors can consider some exposure to Barrick Gold at current levels. Bearish sentiments also result in correction being overdone, and that’s the case with Barrick Gold. Read more...
John Hussman Buys, Sells Most Valuable Stakes in Second Quarter
John Hussman (Trades, Portfolio), president and principal shareholder of Hussman Strategic Advisors, devoted much of his attention in the second quarter to his existing stakes, buying or selling stock in seven of his 10 most valuable holdings. Read more...
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 22.52
ABX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
68% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 15.27 vs. ABX: 22.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 2.65
ABX's P/B is ranked lower than
69% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. ABX: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ABX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.90 Max: 4.21
Current: 2.65
0.76
4.21
P/S 2.20
ABX's P/S is ranked lower than
65% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. ABX: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ABX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 3.87 Max: 7.65
Current: 2.2
0.85
7.65
PFCF 12.87
ABX's PFCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.54 vs. ABX: 12.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ABX' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.03  Med: 52.20 Max: 799.85
Current: 12.87
8.03
799.85
POCF 6.50
ABX's POCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. ABX: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ABX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.57  Med: 9.36 Max: 30.82
Current: 6.5
2.57
30.82
EV-to-EBIT -10.68
ABX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. ABX: -10.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ABX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -158  Med: 9.00 Max: 137.3
Current: -10.68
-158
137.3
EV-to-EBITDA -30.57
ABX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. ABX: -30.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ABX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -137.1  Med: 8.50 Max: 393.8
Current: -30.57
-137.1
393.8
Current Ratio 2.69
ABX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. ABX: 2.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ABX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.73 Max: 5.72
Current: 2.69
1.21
5.72
Quick Ratio 1.70
ABX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. ABX: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ABX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.08 Max: 4.72
Current: 1.7
0.72
4.72
Days Inventory 116.39
ABX's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 73.33 vs. ABX: 116.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ABX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 83.89  Med: 123.28 Max: 143.06
Current: 116.39
83.89
143.06
Days Sales Outstanding 12.14
ABX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 628 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 33.93 vs. ABX: 12.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ABX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.31  Med: 6.60 Max: 15.18
Current: 12.14
2.31
15.18
Days Payable 59.39
ABX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
62% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 44.62 vs. ABX: 59.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ABX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.89  Med: 57.23 Max: 87.64
Current: 59.39
38.89
87.64

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.65
ABX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
87% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. ABX: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ABX' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.08 Max: 5.52
Current: 0.65
0.59
5.52
Dividend Growth (3y) -36.30
ABX's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
57% of the 244 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. ABX: -36.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
ABX' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.3  Med: 6.30 Max: 40
Current: -36.3
-36.3
40
Forward Dividend Yield 0.47
ABX's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
90% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. ABX: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.24
ABX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
95% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. ABX: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ABX' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.40 Max: 2.03
Current: 0.24
0.22
2.03
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.20
ABX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. ABX: -5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ABX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.7  Med: -5.20 Max: 0.2
Current: -5.2
-17.7
0.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 3.43
ABX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
73% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. ABX: 3.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ABX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 2.80 Max: 5.1
Current: 3.43
1.17
5.1
Price/Projected FCF 3.23
ABX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. ABX: 3.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ABX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 2.80 Max: 190.71
Current: 3.23
1.17
190.71
Price/Median PS Value 0.57
ABX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. ABX: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ABX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.06
Current: 0.57
0.22
2.06
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.23
ABX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. ABX: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ABX' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.35 Max: 4.42
Current: 1.23
0.37
4.42
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -9.38
ABX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.44 vs. ABX: -9.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ABX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.38  Med: 5.90 Max: 14.2
Current: -9.38
-9.38
14.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 23.62
ABX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.27 vs. ABX: 23.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ABX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12  Med: -1.05 Max: 23.7
Current: 23.62
-12
23.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $8,714
EPS (TTM) $ -2.56
Beta-0.18
Short Percentage of Float2.49%
52-Week Range $5.91 - 19.73
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,165.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 10,404 10,770 10,275
EPS ($) 0.74 0.99 0.83
EPS without NRI ($) 0.74 0.99 0.83
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
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