It’s been a great day’s trade for ASX 200 gold miners. Gold itself is sitting at its highest price since February, while the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) has gained 0.13% today.
Right now, an ounce of gold will cost a buyer US$1,853.40 after today’s 0.83% gain.
These 3 ASX 200 gold mining shares are glowing from today’s good news.
The ASX 200’s golden children
De Grey Mining Limited (ASX: DEG)
The De Grey Mining share price shot up by 8.73% today to close at $1.43 per share. De Grey shares are up 28% year to date, and up a whopping 256% over the last 12 months.
Currently, De Grey Mining’s focus is on its Mallina Gold Project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
De Grey has a market capitalisation of around $1.6 billion, with approximately 1.2 billion shares outstanding.
Northern Star Resources Ltd (ASX: NST)
Despite not being the biggest mover out of the ASX 200 gold miners, the Northern Star share price put in a solid performance today.
It closed 6.55% higher than its previous closing price, swapping hands for $11.22.
2021 has been tough for Northern Star shares, which have lost 15% of their value since the year began. They’ve also dropped 23% since this time last year.
Northern Star has a splattering of gold-producing assets across Western Australia and one in Alaska.
On current prices, the miner has a market capitalisation of around $12.2 billion, with approximately 1.1 billion shares outstanding.
Evolution Mining Ltd (ASX: EVN)
Evolution Mining was also vying for the top spot amongst the ASX 200 gold miners today, closing the day up 5.35% at $5.12 per share.
Evolution has a number of gold projects across Australia and one in Canada.
The Evolution Mining share price has fallen 2.8% since the start of the year. It’s also down 15.6% over the last 12 months.
Evolution has a market capitalisation of around $8.3 billion, with approximately 1.7 billion shares outstanding.