Randgold Reports Strong Rise In Q4 Profit
Randgold Resources Ltd (NASDAQ: GOLD) reported a strong rise in its Q4 net profit.
Randgold's board proposed to lift the annual dividend to $0.40 per share, up from $0.20 per share in 2010.
Randgold's quarterly net profit attributable to shareholders climbed to $115.5 million, from $26.8 million, in the year-ago period. Its gold output in 2011 jumped 58% to 696,023 troy ounces.
Randgold shares gained 4.02% to $120.84 in pre-market trading.
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