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Denison Mines Corp. (DNN): An Intriguing Investment

Denison Mines Corp. (AMEX:DNN) concluded the trading at $1.65 on Friday, September 15 with a rise of 4.43% from its closing price on previous day.

Taking a look at stock we notice that its last check on previous day was $1.58 and 5Y monthly beta was reading 1.95 with its price kept floating in the range of $1.59 and $1.65 on the day. Considering stock’s 52-week price range provides that DNN hit a high price of $1.60 and saw its price falling to a low level of $0.92 during that period. Over a period of past 1-month, stock came adding 24.06% in its value.

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With its current market valuation of $1.35 billion, Denison Mines Corp. is set to declare its quarterly results on Nov 08, 2023. Analysts are in estimates of -$0.01 per share for company’s earnings in the current quarter and are expecting its annual EPS growth moving up to -$0.02 for 2023 with estimates of that growing to -$0.02 in next year.

In keeping analyst consensus estimate with, company is forecasted to be making an annual revenue of $9.59 million in 2023, which will be -24.30% less from revenue generated by the company last year.

In last 7 days, analysts came adjusting their opinions about stock’s EPS with no upward and no downward revisions, an indication which could give clearer idea about the company’s short term price movement. In contrast, when we review DNN stock’s current outlook then short term indicators are assigning it an average of 100% Buy, while medium term indicators are categorizing the stock at an average of 100% Buy. Long term indicators are suggesting an average of 100% Buy for it.

According to ratings assigned by 8 analysts at the scale of 1 to 5 with 1.00 representing a strong buy and 5.00 suggesting a strong sell; 1 of them are recommending Denison Mines Corp. (DNN) as a Hold, while 5 are in view that stock is a Buy. Recommendation by 0 analysts for the stock is an Underweight while number of those analysts who rated the stock as an Overweight is 2, whereas 0 of them are considering the stock as a Sell. When taken as whole, stock gets a rating of Overweight and that encourages the investors to exploit the opportunity and build their stake up in the company.

Digging deeper we become aware of the PEG ratio of the DNN stock which is currently positioned at 0. It further provides that stock’s current price level is 15.67% away from its 20-day simple moving average and is 23.91% off its SMA50. Its relative strength index (RSI) for 14-periods is oscillating at 76.47 while volatility remained at 4.09% over the past week which changes to 4.43% when measuring it over the past month. Beta is valued at 1.84, while measure of average true range or ATR is currently at 0.06. In predicting price targets of as low as $1.22 and as high as $4.55, analysts are in agreement on assigning the stock over the next 12 months average price target of $2.25. Stock’s current price level is 26.06% above from estimated low price target while it is -175.76% below the estimated high; and even if the DNN’s share succeeded to reach the median price of $2.03, then the outlook of -23.03% could come to the excitement of the investors.

In comparing Denison Mines Corp. (DNN)’s stock with other industry players reveals that stock’s current price change of 4.43% and that of 18.71% over the past 12 months is in competing position with that of Ur-Energy Inc. (URG) which saw its stock price fall by -2.55% in the last trading and went through an increase of 11.68% in past 12-month trading. Industry’s another major player Cameco Corporation (CCJ) has rise 1.03% up in previous session, but over the past year has faced a rise of 32.26%, while Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) was also down -0.74% however its price remained floating in the green at 30.27% over the same period. Denison Mines Corp. has a P/E ratio of 0 while Cameco Corporation is showing 250.31 for the same. On the other hand, the S&P 500 Index was down -1.22% in the last trading session while the Dow Jones Industrial closed the session lower at -0.83%.

Having a second look at Denison Mines Corp. (AMEX:DNN) provides that stock’s average daily trading volume for 3 months was 4.64 million, while it jumped to 9.46 million when we calculate an average volume for past 10 days. Number of outstanding shares of the stock stood at 835.66 million.

The percentage of outstanding shares held by the insiders is 12.00% while it is 7.30% for the institutional holders. The figures also indicate that as of Aug 30, 2023, number of stock’s short shares was 35.59 million which implies a short ratio of 7.2. This shows down a 4.26% of Short Interest in company’s outstanding shares on the day. In August the standing of shares short improved as it was 40.21 million in the previous month. Addition of 43.48% by stock’s current price to its year-to-date value in last trading session is likely to be increasing investors’ interest in the stock as it is hinting an extended uptrend.