Royal Gold Inc (NASDAQ:RGLD) Big Money Quarterly Sentiment at 1.03

June 29, 2018 - By Alice Reed

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Royal Gold Inc’s Sentiment

In 2018 Q1 Royal Gold Inc (NASDAQ:RGLD) big money sentiment decreased to 1.03, according to SEC filings. That’s down -0.14, from 2017Q4’s 1.17. 119 investment managers increased or opened new holdings, while 116 decreased and sold their equity positions in Royal Gold Inc so the sentiment turned negative. Funds own 48.24 million shares, up from 47.73 million shares in 2017Q4. Funds holding Royal Gold Inc in top 10 changed to 2 from 4 for a decrease of 2. In total 29 funds closed positions, 87 reduced and 75 increased. Also 44 funds bought new Royal Gold Inc stakes.

Most Royal Gold Inc Shareholders

As of 2018 Q1 Asa Gold & Precious Metals Ltd has 10.76% invested in Royal Gold Inc. Royal Gold Inc’s shareholder St. James Investment Company Llc owns 738,451 shares as of 2018 Q1. Moreover, America First Investment Advisors Llc reported 152,788 shares in Royal Gold Inc equivalent to 4.85% of its stocks portfolio. The Florida-based fund Kopernik Global Investors Llc have invested about 2.57% of the active investment manager’s stock portfolio in Royal Gold Inc. The California-based fund Pring Turner Capital Group Inc holds 27,255 shares or 2.43% of their stocks portfolio.

Royal Gold, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, acquires and manages precious metal streams, royalties, and similar interests.The firm is worth $6.07 billion. It focuses on acquiring stream and royalty interests or to finance projects that are in production or in development stage in exchange for stream or royalty interests.The P/E ratio is 105.49. As of June 30, 2017, the firm owned stream interests in 4 producing property and 2 development stage properties; and owned royalty interests in 35 producing properties, 18 development stage properties, and 135 exploration stage properties.

The stock increased 1.50% or $1.37 during the last trading session, hitting $92.73.Currently Royal Gold, Inc. is uptrending after 10.65% change in last June 29, 2017. RGLD has 73,498 shares volume. RGLD underperformed the S&P500 by 1.92%.

On August, 8 WallStreet anticipated Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD)’s earnings report, as reported by Faxor. Analysts predict 32.26 % diference or $0.41 from the $0.31 EPS from 2017. In case of $0.41 earnings per share RGLD’s profit could be $26.84 million. After $0.48 earnings per share was reported last quarter, analysts now see negative EPS growth of -14.58 % for Royal Gold, Inc..

Ameriprise Inc stated it has 0.01% of its capital in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). State Of Wisconsin Invest Board invested in 0% or 13,048 shs. Employees Retirement Of Ohio has invested 0.01% in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Parametric Portfolio Ltd Liability invested in 108,118 shs. California State Teachers Retirement System reported 103,611 shs stake. California Employees Retirement Systems, California-based fund reported 159,467 shs. Manatuck Hill Partners Limited Liability holds 0.64% of its capital in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) for 14,000 shs. Goldman Sachs Group owns 679,336 shs or 0.01% of their US capital. Renaissance Technology Limited Liability owns 183,300 shs. Aperio Grp Ltd Limited Liability Company, a California-based fund reported 78,822 shs. Prudential Fincl reported 41,683 shs stake. Shelton Cap Mngmt owns 0.03% invested in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) for 4,689 shs. Violich Cap Mgmt holds 0.11% or 4,825 shs in its capital. Hussman Strategic Advsr has 10,000 shs. Vantage Inv Advisors Ltd Liability invested in 45 shs or 0% of the stock.

Royal Gold, Inc. registered $1.97 million net activity with 0 insider buys and 9 sales since January 11, 2018. Shares for $94,169 were sold by Anderson Karli S. on Friday, June 1. Heissenbuttel William Holmes also sold $595,577 worth of Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) on Wednesday, June 20. On Friday, June 1 a trade for 760 shs valued at $68,347 was made by Kirchhoff Bruce Christopher.

Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) Ratings Coverage

In total 5 analysts cover Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD). “Buy” rating has 4, “Sell” are 0, while 1 are “Hold”. 80% are bullish. 9 are the (NASDAQ:RGLD)’s analyst reports since January 15, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. In Wednesday, March 28 report BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating. On Friday, January 19 Canaccord Genuity maintained Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) rating. Canaccord Genuity has “Hold” rating and $101.0 target. On Monday, April 9 the rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. On Tuesday, March 6 the firm earned “Hold” rating by Scotia Capital. On Wednesday, April 18 RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of RGLD in report with “Buy” rating. The stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform” on Thursday, March 15. The stock rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity to “Buy” on Thursday, February 8. On Monday, January 15 the firm has “Hold” rating given by Scotia Capital. On Tuesday, April 3 the stock of Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets.

For more Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) news posted recently go to:,,, or The titles are as follows: “Is Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. a Buy?” posted on June 08, 2018, “This Gold Company Is Beating Alphabet on This Metric, but Does It Matter?” on June 11, 2018, “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Ferro, Royal Gold, Dril-Quip, Steven Madden, Stanley Black & Decker …” with a publish date: June 28, 2018, “Why Is This Gold Stock Lagging Its Peers So Badly?” and the last “Better Gold Streaming Stock to Buy: Royal Gold vs. Franco-Nevada Corp” with publication date: June 22, 2018.

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