Novagold Resources (NG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Novagold Resources (NG), hence the stock is down -6.91% 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 -9.7% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.63% and the stock has fallen -9.14% in the past 1 week.
Novagold Resources (NYSEMKT:NG): The stock opened at $6.35 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $6.41 for the day. The stock traded down to $6.19 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $6.36 with a loss of -1.70% for the day. The stock had closed at $6.47 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,343,111 shares.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 5.36% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.63%. NovaGold Resources Inc. is up 7.8% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 51.07%.
NOVAGOLD RESOURCES INC. (NOVAGOLD) is engaged in the exploration and development of mineral properties. The Company operates in the mining industry, focused on the exploration for and development of gold and copper mineral properties. The Companys principal assets include a 50% interest in the Donlin Gold project in Alaska, the United States and a 50% interest in the Galore Creek project in British Columbia, Canada. The Companys primary focus is on the Donlin Gold project. The Donlin Gold project is owned and operated by Donlin Gold LLC, a limited liability company that is owned equally by wholly owned subsidiaries of NOVAGOLD and Barrick Gold Corporation (Barrick). The Galore Creek project is owned by the Galore Creek Partnership, a partnership in which NOVAGOLD Canada Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of NOVAGOLD, owns approximately 50% interest. The Company has no operations or realized revenues from its planned principal business purpose.