Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:AKG) Insider Campbell Christopher Buys 41,548 Shares

Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:AKG) (TSE:AKG) insider Campbell Christopher acquired 41,548 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 31st. The shares were acquired at an average price of $0.66 per share, for a total transaction of $27,380.13.

Campbell Christopher also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 21st, Campbell Christopher bought 40,270 shares of Asanko Gold stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $0.67 per share, with a total value of $26,779.55.

NYSEAMERICAN AKG opened at $0.79 on Tuesday. Asanko Gold Inc has a 1 year low of $0.50 and a 1 year high of $1.10. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $0.94 and a 200-day moving average price of $0.72.

AKG has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Asanko Gold from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday. HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $2.20 target price on shares of Asanko Gold in a research note on Friday. Finally, Scotiabank initiated coverage on shares of Asanko Gold in a research note on Friday, August 16th. They issued a “hold” rating for the company.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of AKG. Sun Valley Gold LLC grew its stake in shares of Asanko Gold by 23.7% in the 2nd quarter. Sun Valley Gold LLC now owns 24,578,047 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $15,582,000 after acquiring an additional 4,704,909 shares in the last quarter. Ruffer LLP grew its stake in shares of Asanko Gold by 4.6% in the 2nd quarter. Ruffer LLP now owns 20,626,089 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $13,078,000 after acquiring an additional 903,800 shares in the last quarter. Donald Smith & CO. Inc. grew its stake in shares of Asanko Gold by 4.1% in the 3rd quarter. Donald Smith & CO. Inc. now owns 22,685,980 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $20,751,000 after acquiring an additional 883,413 shares in the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC grew its stake in shares of Asanko Gold by 15.9% in the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 5,849,336 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $3,658,000 after acquiring an additional 803,716 shares in the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its stake in shares of Asanko Gold by 63.1% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 493,800 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $316,000 after acquiring an additional 191,100 shares in the last quarter.

About Asanko Gold

Asanko Gold Inc engages in the exploration, development, and production of gold properties. Its principal project is the Asanko Gold Mine, which consists of two gold projects, such as the Obotan Project and the Esaase Project located in the Amansie West District of the Republic of Ghana, West Africa.

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