New Buy Rating for Anglo American (AAUKF), the Energy Giant

In a report released today, Richard Hatch from Berenberg Bank maintained a Buy rating on Anglo American (AAUKFResearch Report), with a price target of p3900.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $42.50.

Hatch has an average return of 13.4% when recommending Anglo American.

According to TipRanks.com, Hatch is ranked #1521 out of 7432 analysts.

Anglo American has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $43.72, representing a 2.9% upside. In a report released yesterday, Jefferies also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a p3800.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $42.22 and a one-year low of $16.01. Currently, Anglo American has an average volume of 4,041.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 60 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of AAUKF in relation to earlier this year.

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Anglo American Plc is a mining company, which engages in the exploration and mining of precious base metals and ferrous metals. The company operates through the following segments: Iron Ore, Manganese, and Corporate and Other. Its portfolio of mining businesses includes span bulk commodities, including iron ore and manganese, metallurgical coal and thermal coal, base metals and minerals, copper, nickel, niobium and phosphates, and precious metals and minerals. The company was founded by Ernest Oppenheimer in 1917 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.