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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 0.18
ABX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
84% of the 1284 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. ABX: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ABX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.65 Max: 3.49
Current: 0.18
0.15
3.49
Equity to Asset 0.30
ABX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
83% of the 669 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. ABX: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ABX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.3
0.3
0.86
Interest Coverage 3.74
ABX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
90% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. ABX: 3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ABX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.74  Med: 18.63 Max: 72.13
Current: 3.74
3.74
72.13
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.07
M-Score: -2.27
WACC vs ROIC
19.86%
10.00%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 23.45
ABX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.82 vs. ABX: 23.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -73.72  Med: 21.99 Max: 46.87
Current: 23.45
-73.72
46.87
Net-margin (%) -29.83
ABX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.35 vs. ABX: -29.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -82.75  Med: 14.82 Max: 32.56
Current: -29.83
-82.75
32.56
ROE (%) -24.53
ABX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1232 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.64 vs. ABX: -24.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -61.01  Med: 6.50 Max: 21.08
Current: -24.53
-61.01
21.08
ROA (%) -8.21
ABX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.56 vs. ABX: -8.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -25.4  Med: 4.12 Max: 11.38
Current: -8.21
-25.4
11.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -9.92
ABX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1275 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.89 vs. ABX: -9.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -35.21  Med: 7.45 Max: 31.71
Current: -9.92
-35.21
31.71
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -11.40
ABX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. ABX: -11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -35.6  Med: 5.50 Max: 46.4
Current: -11.4
-35.6
46.4
» ABX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

ABX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Rogers 322,268 sh (New)
Jim Simons 3,773,803 sh (New)
John Hussman 2,050,000 sh (+382.35%)
Mario Gabelli 158,210 sh (+58.73%)
Ray Dalio 765,400 sh (+8.37%)
John Buckingham 259,414 sh (+1.13%)
First Eagle Investment 20,779,848 sh (+0.44%)
Steven Cohen 700,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Third Avenue Management Sold Out
John Griffin Sold Out
David Dreman 1,433 sh (-47.18%)
George Soros 483,570 sh (-92.86%)
NWQ Managers 66,274 sh (-98.68%)
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Q3 2014

ABX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 6,408,803 sh (+69.82%)
Ray Dalio 1,108,600 sh (+44.84%)
First Eagle Investment 21,135,354 sh (+1.71%)
John Buckingham 261,133 sh (+0.66%)
Steven Cohen 800,500 sh (unchged)
George Soros 483,570 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 322,268 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 155,480 sh (-1.73%)
David Dreman 1,394 sh (-2.72%)
John Hussman 1,950,000 sh (-4.88%)
NWQ Managers 62,000 sh (-6.45%)
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Q4 2014

ABX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 130,171 sh (New)
Jim Simons 13,922,603 sh (+117.24%)
Ray Dalio 1,665,700 sh (+50.25%)
John Hussman 2,750,000 sh (+41.03%)
David Dreman 1,767 sh (+26.76%)
Mario Gabelli 156,480 sh (+0.64%)
First Eagle Investment 21,176,857 sh (+0.20%)
John Rogers 322,268 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 700,000 sh (unchged)
NWQ Managers Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
John Buckingham 195,304 sh (-25.21%)
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Q1 2015

ABX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Joel Greenblatt 112,939 sh (New)
John Burbank 823,600 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 29,196,376 sh (+37.87%)
John Rogers 366,338 sh (+13.67%)
David Dreman 1,767 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 40,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 155,280 sh (-0.77%)
John Buckingham 191,992 sh (-1.70%)
Jim Simons 13,357,102 sh (-4.06%)
Ray Dalio 1,468,200 sh (-11.86%)
John Hussman 2,250,000 sh (-18.18%)
Paul Tudor Jones 25,000 sh (-80.79%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 12.71
ABX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 329 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 13.37 vs. ABX: 12.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.17
ABX's P/B is ranked higher than
53% of the 1226 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. ABX: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ABX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.97 Max: 4.21
Current: 1.17
0.81
4.21
P/S 1.23
ABX's P/S is ranked higher than
50% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. ABX: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ABX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.05  Med: 4.21 Max: 7.71
Current: 1.23
1.05
7.71
POCF 6.55
ABX's POCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. ABX: 6.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ABX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.64  Med: 11.04 Max: 30.96
Current: 6.55
2.64
30.96
Current Ratio 2.47
ABX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1252 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. ABX: 2.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ABX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.74 Max: 5.72
Current: 2.47
1.21
5.72
Quick Ratio 1.31
ABX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 1250 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. ABX: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ABX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.08 Max: 4.72
Current: 1.31
0.72
4.72
Days Inventory 142.12
ABX's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
79% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 73.31 vs. ABX: 142.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ABX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 58.59  Med: 90.59 Max: 145.6
Current: 142.12
58.59
145.6
Days Sales Outstanding 16.95
ABX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 32.30 vs. ABX: 16.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ABX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 2.4  Med: 12.17 Max: 34.16
Current: 16.95
2.4
34.16

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.91
ABX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
61% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. ABX: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ABX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.05 Max: 5.52
Current: 1.91
0.59
5.52
Dividend growth (3y) -23.80
ABX's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
54% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. ABX: -23.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -23.8  Med: 6.20 Max: 40
Current: -23.8
-23.8
40
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.41
ABX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
73% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. ABX: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.44  Med: 0.77 Max: 4.07
Current: 1.41
0.44
4.07
Share Buyback Rate -5.30
ABX's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
64% of the 916 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. ABX: -5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
ABX' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 28.9  Med: -4.20 Max: -58.1
Current: -5.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.23
ABX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 1188 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. ABX: 2.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.5  Med: 2.96 Max: 5.1
Current: 2.23
1.5
5.1
Price/Median PS Value 0.29
ABX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.82 vs. ABX: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.12 Max: 10.23
Current: 0.29
0.28
10.23
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.54
ABX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
2873% of the 48 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. ABX: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.21 Max: 4.48
Current: 0.54
0.37
4.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -7.76
ABX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1296 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.80 vs. ABX: -7.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -7.76  Med: 7.50 Max: 17.7
Current: -7.76
-7.76
17.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 25.90
ABX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.05 vs. ABX: 25.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ABX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -10.3  Med: 0.10 Max: 26.4
Current: 25.9
-10.3
26.4

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, GG, NMCEF, IAG, NCMGY » details
Traded in other countries:ABX.Argentina, ABX.Canada, ABXN.Mexico, ABR.Germany, ABX.Switzerland, 0R22.UK,
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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