Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (NYSE:BVN) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Investors acquired 4,046 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 5,295% compared to the typical daily volume of 75 put options.
NYSE:BVN traded up $0.04 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $14.31. 125,489 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,373,533. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.86 billion, a P/E ratio of 44.59 and a beta of 0.57. Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA has a 1-year low of $11.67 and a 1-year high of $17.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 1.77 and a quick ratio of 1.44. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $16.27.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 10th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $17.50.
About Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA
Compañía de Minas Buenaventura SAA., a precious metals company, engages in the exploration, mining, and processing of gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper metals in Peru, the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company operates five operating mining units, including Uchucchacua, Orcopampa, Julcani, Mallay, and Tambomayo in Peru; and San Gabriel, a mining unit under development stage.
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