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How to buy U-SGold stock in Canada | $10.49

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U-SGold is a gold business based in the US. U-SGold stocks (USAU.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $10.05 – an increase of 3.35% over the previous week. U-SGold employs 3 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding stock value) of $74.4 million.

How to buy U-SGold stock in Canada

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our stock trading table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: USAU in this case.
  5. Research U-SGold stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your U-SGold stocks. It's that simple.

Is it a good time to buy U-SGold stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted U-SGold's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, U-SGold's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $10.49, which is 92.70% up on its pre-crash value of $0.7662 and 3,925.33% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $0.2606.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of U-SGold stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $4,048.77 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $12,792.66.

U-SGold stock price

Use our graph to track the performance of USAU stocks over time.

U-SGold stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-17.
Latest market close$10.49
52-week range$8.01 - $17.4
50-day moving average $9.8762
200-day moving average $10.6293
Wall St. target price$17.75
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-3.565

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U-SGold price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $10.49

1 week (2021-09-09) 3.76%
1 month (2021-08-19) 8.14%
3 months (2021-06-18) -7.98%
6 months (2021-03-19) -11.85%
1 year (2020-09-18) -1.04%
2 years (2019-09-19) 908.65%
3 years (2018-09-19) 908.65%
5 years (2016-09-19) 706.92%

U-SGold financials

Gross profit TTM USD$0
Return on assets TTM -49.26%
Return on equity TTM -83.07%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $3.87
Market capitalisation USD$74.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell U-SGold stocks

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "USAU.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 3,456 U-SGold stocks held short by investors – that's known as U-SGold's "short interest". This figure is 47.5% down from 6,578 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting U-SGold stocks can be evaluated.

U-SGold's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

U-SGold's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of U-SGold stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of U-SGold stocks traded daily (recently around 18189.473684211). U-SGold's SIR currently stands at 0.19. In other words for every 100,000 U-SGold stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 190 stocks are currently held short.

However U-SGold's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of U-SGold stocks, or, against the total number of tradable U-SGold stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case U-SGold's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 U-SGold stocks in existence, roughly 0 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0005% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable U-SGold stocks, roughly 1 stocks are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the stock price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against U-SGold.

Find out more about how you can short U-SGold stock.

U-SGold stock dividends

We're not expecting U-SGold to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying stocks in our guide.

Have U-SGold stocks ever split?

U-SGold stocks were split on a 1:10 basis on 20 March 2020. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your U-SGold stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher stock price could have impacted the market appetite for U-SGold stocks which in turn could have impacted U-SGold's stock price.

U-SGold stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, U-SGold's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $8.01 up to $17.4. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

USAU.US volatility(beta: 1.88)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while U-SGold's is 1.8789. This would suggest that U-SGold's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

U-SGold overview

U.S. Gold Corp. operates as a gold and precious metals exploration company. It explores for gold, copper, silver, and zinc deposits. The company holds interest in the CK Gold project located in the Silver Crown mining district of southeast Wyoming. It also holds interests in the Keystone and Maggie Creek exploration properties located on the Cortez and Carlin Trends in Eureka County, Nevada; and the Challis Gold project located in Idaho. The company is based in Elko, Nevada. U.S. Gold Corp. is a subsidiary of Copper King, LLC.

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