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Coeur d'Alene Mines is Among the Companies in the Precious Metals & Minerals Industry With the Highest Sales per Share (CDE, HWD, HL)

Published on Thu, 02/07/2013 - 11:25
By Mallory Stone

Below are the three companies in the Precious Metals & Minerals industry with the highest sales per share. Sales per share is a valuable metric in comparing relative value for companies in the same industry.

Coeur d'Alene Mines (NYSE:CDE) is highest with sales per share of $10.46. Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, through its subsidiaries, explores, develops, operates, and/or owns silver and gold mining properties and companies. The Company's properties are located primarily in the United States, Australia, and South America.

Coeur d'Alene Mines (NYSE:CDE) has potential upside of 33.7% based on a current price of $22.88 and analysts' consensus price target of $30.60. The stock should find resistance at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $23.30, as well as support at its 200-day MA of $22.17.

Following is Harry Winston Diamond (NYSE:HWD) with sales per share of $9.02.

Finishing up the top three is Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL), with sales per share of $1.21.

By Mallory Stone