Vista Gold Corporation (VGZ) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Vista Gold Corporation (VGZ), hence the stock is down -21.84% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -18.63% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -16.56% and the stock has fallen -18.13% in the past 1 week.
Vista Gold Corporation (NYSEMKT:VGZ): The stock opened at $1.36 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $1.40 for the day. The stock traded down to $1.29 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $1.31 with a loss of -4.38% for the day. The stock had closed at $1.37 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,324,624 shares.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 22% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 8.07%. Vista Gold Corp. is up 70.13% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 367.86%.
Vista Gold Corp. is engaged in the gold mining industry. The Company is focused on the evaluation, acquisition, exploration and advancement of gold exploration and potential development projects, which may lead to gold production or value adding strategic transactions, such as earn-in right agreements, option agreements, leases to third parties, joint venture arrangements with other mining companies, or outright sales of assets for cash and other consideration. The Company operates through mineral exploration segment, consisting of evaluation, acquisition and exploration activities, which are focused principally in Australia and North America. The Companys assets include the Mt Todd gold project in Northern Territory, Australia; the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold/silver project in western Mexico; interest in Midas Gold Corp.; non-core projects in Mexico and the United States, and royalty interests in projects in Bolivia and Indonesia.