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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.21
ABX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
61% of the 2635 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. ABX: 0.21 )
ABX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 1.88
Current: 0.21

0.15
1.88
Equity to Asset 0.30
ABX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 1509 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. ABX: 0.30 )
ABX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 0.83
Current: 0.3

0.3
0.83
Interest Coverage 3.74
ABX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 1439 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. ABX: 3.74 )
ABX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.74   Max: 72.13
Current: 3.74

3.74
72.13
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.19
M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
15.74%
10.08%
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 (%) 25.70
ABX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1628 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. ABX: 25.70 )
ABX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -73.72   Max: 46.87
Current: 25.7

-73.72
46.87
Net-margin (%) -29.35
ABX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1628 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.64 vs. ABX: -29.35 )
ABX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -82.75   Max: 32.56
Current: -29.35

-82.75
32.56
ROE (%) -23.80
ABX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 2577 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.65 vs. ABX: -23.80 )
ABX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -61.01   Max: 21.08
Current: -23.8

-61.01
21.08
ROA (%) -8.25
ABX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 2664 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.81 vs. ABX: -8.25 )
ABX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -25.4   Max: 11.38
Current: -8.25

-25.4
11.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 11.78
ABX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2627 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.38 vs. ABX: 11.78 )
ABX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -24.37   Max: 30.81
Current: 11.78

-24.37
30.81
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -11.40
ABX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. ABX: -11.40 )
ABX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -35.6   Max: 46.4
Current: -11.4

-35.6
46.4
» ABX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

ABX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 110,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 36,656 sh (+191.59%)
George Soros 6,770,100 sh (+7.46%)
David Dreman 2,713 sh (+6.73%)
John Buckingham 256,511 sh (+2.86%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 20,688,125 sh (+0.84%)
Mario Gabelli 99,675 sh (+0.32%)
Steven Cohen 700,000 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 4,520,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
NWQ Managers 5,008,980 sh (-3.94%)
Third Avenue Management 205,069 sh (-17.79%)
Ray Dalio 706,300 sh (-18.46%)
John Hussman 425,000 sh (-46.88%)
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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%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 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%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 21,135,354 sh (+1.71%)
John Buckingham 261,133 sh (+0.66%)
John Rogers 322,268 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 800,500 sh (unchged)
George Soros 483,570 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%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 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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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 12.79
ABX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 12.79 )
N/A
P/B 1.50
ABX's P/B is ranked higher than
69% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. ABX: 1.50 )
ABX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 4.21
Current: 1.5

0.81
4.21
P/S 1.45
ABX's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 226.10 vs. ABX: 1.45 )
ABX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 7.71
Current: 1.45

1.03
7.71
POCF 7.12
ABX's POCF is ranked higher than
92% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 7.12 )
ABX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.57   Max: 30.96
Current: 7.12

2.57
30.96
EV-to-EBIT 10.63
ABX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
94% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 10.63 )
ABX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -21.7   Max: 68.3
Current: 10.63

-21.7
68.3
Current Ratio 2.40
ABX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 2591 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. ABX: 2.40 )
ABX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 4.66
Current: 2.4

1.3
4.66
Quick Ratio 1.34
ABX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 2590 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. ABX: 1.34 )
ABX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 4.15
Current: 1.34

0.72
4.15
Days Inventory 141.79
ABX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
83% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 141.79 )
ABX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 58.59   Max: 145.6
Current: 141.79

58.59
145.6
Days Sales Outstanding 6.80
ABX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
96% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 6.80 )
ABX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 2.4   Max: 34.16
Current: 6.8

2.4
34.16

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.57
ABX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
60% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. ABX: 1.57 )
ABX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 5.52
Current: 1.57

0.59
5.52
Dividend growth (3y) -23.80
ABX's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. ABX: -23.80 )
ABX' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -23.8   Max: 40
Current: -23.8

-23.8
40
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.18
ABX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
69% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. ABX: 1.18 )
ABX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 4.07
Current: 1.18

0.44
4.07
Share Buyback Rate -5.30
ABX's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
84% of the 1968 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.20 vs. ABX: -5.30 )
ABX' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 28.9   Max: -58.1
Current: -5.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.90
ABX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. ABX: 2.90 )
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 5.19
Current: 2.9

1.5
5.19
Price/Median PS Value 0.40
ABX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 0.40 )
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 10.23
Current: 0.4

0.3
10.23
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.80
ABX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 2951 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABX: 0.80 )
ABX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 3.8
Current: 0.8

0.42
3.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 9.00
ABX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
92% of the 2600 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.80 vs. ABX: 9.00 )
ABX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 17.7
Current: 9

1.5
17.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 25.66
ABX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.64 vs. ABX: 25.66 )
ABX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -10.3   Max: 26.4
Current: 25.66

-10.3
26.4

Business Description

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