News articles about B2Gold Corp (NYSE:BTG) (TSE:BTO) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. B2Gold Corp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.4008293182446 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Shares of B2Gold Corp (NYSE:BTG) traded up 0.78% on Friday, reaching $2.58. 2,529,259 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The firm has a market cap of $2.52 billion and a PE ratio of 129.00. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $2.67 and a 200 day moving average price of $2.79. B2Gold Corp has a one year low of $2.02 and a one year high of $3.55.

A number of research analysts have commented on BTG shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of B2Gold Corp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. ValuEngine cut shares of B2Gold Corp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Clarus Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. BidaskClub cut shares of B2Gold Corp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, National Bank Financial reiterated a “sector perform market weight” rating on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research report on Monday, July 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $4.50.

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