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Barrick Gold (ABX) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 6.1% in Session

Barrick Gold CorporationABX was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 6% on the day. The move came after the company reported an earnings beat in fourth-quarter 2016. This also led to far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company as the stock is now up almost 19% in the past one-month time frame.

None of the estimates for this stock were revised over the past 30 days. The Zacks Consensus Estimate also remained unchanged over the same time frame. Yesterday's price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Barrick Gold currently holds a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).

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A better-ranked stock in the Mining - Gold space is Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited HMY , carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy). You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

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