Examining Block Trading Activity & Unusual Options Volume for Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)

Posted on 03/08/2012 by Allen Bersch


NEW YORK (AVAFIN) -- Institutional trading of Kinross Gold Corporation shares yielded a bought/sold volume ratio of 2.56. A total of 15 block trades crossed the tape, resulting in 205,668 shares on the buy side vs. 80,191 shares on the sell side. From a cash flow perspective, this implies that there was a cash inflow of $2,239,169 and a cash outflow of $872,333. The net cash flow for KGC is $1,366,835, demonstrating that institutions may have positive outlook on the stock.

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Institutional investors also took positions in options where a total of 54,234 contracts was traded. Specifically, 50,476 call and 3,758 put contracts were traded during the last session yielding a 0.07 put/call ratio.

The last trading session witnessed a low of $10.37 and high of $10.78 during the day. Shares of Kinross Gold Corporation gained $0.14 (+1.32%) to $10.71. The current trading volume of 9M is greater than average volume of 8M shares. The stock's 52 week low is $9.96 and 52 week high is $18.25. Within the last week, the shares have lost -3.34% of their value.

Kinross Gold Corporation is mainly engaged in the mining and processing of gold and, as a by-product, silver ore and the exploration for, and the acquisition of, gold bearing properties in the Americas, the Russian Federation and worldwide.

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