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How to buy B2Gold stock

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B2Gold Corp is a gold business based in the US. B2Gold shares (BTG) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in B2Gold

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – BTG – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

B2Gold share price

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B2Gold shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-29.
52-week range$4.16 - $7.39
50-day moving average $4.71
200-day moving average $5.36
Wall St. target price$3.50
PE ratio 8.339
Dividend yield $0.11 (2.2%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.59

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Is it a good time to buy B2Gold stock?

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Is B2Gold under- or over-valued?

Valuing B2Gold stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of B2Gold's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

B2Gold's P/E ratio

B2Gold's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 8x. In other words, B2Gold shares trade at around 8x recent earnings.

B2Gold's PEG ratio

B2Gold's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.71. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into B2Gold's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

B2Gold's EBITDA

B2Gold's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.2 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a B2Gold's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

B2Gold financials

Revenue TTM $1.8 billion
Operating margin TTM 48.57%
Gross profit TTM $1.3 billion
Return on assets TTM 17.96%
Return on equity TTM 28.54%
Profit margin 35.11%
Book value $2.45
Market capitalisation $5.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting B2Gold shares

There are currently 14.0 million B2Gold shares held short by investors – that's known as B2Gold's "short interest". This figure is 39.2% up from 10.0 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting B2Gold shares can be evaluated.

B2Gold's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

B2Gold's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of B2Gold shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of B2Gold shares traded daily (recently around 6.1 million). B2Gold's SIR currently stands at 2.28. In other words for every 100,000 B2Gold shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2280 shares are currently held short.

However B2Gold's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of B2Gold shares, or, against the total number of tradable B2Gold shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case B2Gold's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 B2Gold shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable B2Gold shares, roughly 0 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against B2Gold.

Find out more about how you can short B2Gold stock.

B2Gold share dividends

28%

Dividend payout ratio: 28% of net profits

Recently B2Gold has paid out, on average, around 28% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.21% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), B2Gold shareholders could enjoy a 3.21% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In B2Gold's case, that would currently equate to about $0.11 per share.

While B2Gold's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that B2Gold may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

B2Gold's most recent dividend payout was on 15 March 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 4 March 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

B2Gold share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, B2Gold's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.16 up to $7.3862. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BTG.US volatility(beta: 1)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while B2Gold's is 1.002. This would suggest that B2Gold's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

B2Gold overview

B2Gold Corp. operates as a gold producer with three operating mines in Mali, the Philippines, and Namibia. It operates the Fekola Mine in Mali, the Masbate Mine in the Philippines, and the Otjikoto Mine in Namibia. The company also has an 81% interest in the Kiaka Project in Burkina Faso. In addition, it has a portfolio of other evaluation and exploration assets in Mali, Burkina Faso, Namibia, Uzbekistan, and Finland. B2Gold Corp. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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