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How to buy Pretium Resources stock

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Pretium Resources Inc is a gold business based in the US. Pretium Resources shares (PVG) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Pretium Resources

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – PVG – 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.
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Pretium Resources share price

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Pretium Resources shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-10.
52-week range$4.05 - $14.55
50-day moving average $10.57
200-day moving average $11.78
Wall St. target price$13.66
PE ratio 20.2292
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.48

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Is it a good time to buy Pretium Resources stock?

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Is Pretium Resources under- or over-valued?

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

Pretium Resources's P/E ratio

Pretium Resources's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 20x. In other words, Pretium Resources shares trade at around 20x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Pretium Resources's EBITDA

Pretium Resources's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $313.7 million.

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

Pretium Resources financials

Revenue TTM $617.6 million
Operating margin TTM 32.93%
Gross profit TTM $221.3 million
Return on assets TTM 8.46%
Return on equity TTM -4.08%
Profit margin -6.22%
Book value $4.96
Market capitalisation $1.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Pretium Resources shares

There are currently 7.1 million Pretium Resources shares held short by investors – that's known as Pretium Resources's "short interest". This figure is 3.4% down from 7.3 million last month.

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

Pretium Resources's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Pretium Resources's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Pretium Resources shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Pretium Resources shares traded daily (recently around 1.7 million). Pretium Resources's SIR currently stands at 4.22. In other words for every 100,000 Pretium Resources shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4220 shares are currently held short.

However Pretium Resources's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Pretium Resources shares, or, against the total number of tradable Pretium Resources shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Pretium Resources's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Pretium Resources shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Pretium Resources 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 Pretium Resources.

Find out more about how you can short Pretium Resources stock.

Pretium Resources share dividends

We're not expecting Pretium Resources to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Pretium Resources share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Pretium Resources's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.05 up to $14.55. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PVG.US volatility(beta: 0.95)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Pretium Resources's is 0.9523. This would suggest that Pretium Resources's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Pretium Resources overview

Pretium Resources Inc. acquires, explores for, and develops precious metal resource properties in the Americas. The company primarily explores for gold, silver, and copper deposits. Its principal project is the Brucejack project that consists of 4 mining leases and 6 mineral claims covering an area of 3,305. 85 hectares located in northwestern British Columbia. It also owns 100% interest in the Snowfield project consisting of 1 mineral claim covering an area of 1,217 hectares located in northern British Columbia. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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