In the media

24 February 2017

Dump Clean-Up

[Mining Weekly] -- DRDGOLD spends R26m in six months on environmental restoration.
17 February 2017

DRDGOLD top line not in sync with bottom line

[Summit] -- Niël Pretorius‚ CEO of DRDGold‚ speaks to Business Day TV about interim results‚ which show a headline loss as it started the final clean up and closure of its Crown sites.


16 February 2017

On-The-Air with Martin Creamer

[Mining Weekly]-- The big clean up that’s being done now is by DRD Gold, which has been mining here for 122 years.
16 February 2017

DRDGOLD injects R26m into environmental restoration, communities

[Mining Weekly] -- Having been part of the initial days of mining in Johannesburg, DRDGOLD is now part of the environmental restoration stage. Mining Weekly editor Martin Creamer joins senior deputy editor Tracy Hancock in studio to discuss the gold producer’s efforts to limit the impact of ongoing operations on the environment and communities.
16 February 2017

DRDGold top line not in sync with bottom line

[BUSINESS DAY TV] -- Niël Pretorius, CEO of DRDGold, speaks about interim results, which show a headline loss as it started the final clean up and closure of its Crown sites.
16 February 2017

‘DRD can be around for another 100 years’

[Moneyweb] -- If we stick to our strategy of sustainable development – Niel Pretorius, CEO – DRDGOLD.


16 February 2017

Liquidation of Blyvooruitzicht mine holds lessons for fate of workers

[Business Day] -- The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and Lawyers for Human Rights (LHR) recently released a study report, Blyvooruitzicht Mine Village: the human toll of state and corporate abdication of responsibility in SA.


16 February 2017

DRDGOLD spends R26m in six months on environmental restoration

[Polity News] -- Johannesburg is probably one of the world’s best examples of unintended sustainable development, where almost accidentally the mining economy has been fully replaced by another larger economy.


15 February 2017

DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) Valuation According To Analysts

[UK Market News] -- As analysts monitor volatile markets in recent weeks they have updated their price targets on shares of DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD).
15 February 2017

Investor focus on shares of DRDGOLD Ltd. (DRD)

[The Standard] -- Traders are taking a second look at how shares of DRDGOLD Ltd. (DRD) have been performing lately. A favorite tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a specific period of time.


15 February 2017

DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) stock technicals hit strength

[Cmlviz.com] -- This is a technical analysis stock rating for DRDGOLD Limited (NYSE:DRD) . The company has a four bull technical rating which indicates some strength. The risk here is a potentially overbought situation, but for now, the stock price is moving slightly higher and does have room to rise before it hits an overbought technical rating of five bulls.
15 February 2017

DRDGOLD readies to face tough conditions

[IOL] -- DRDGOLD said on Wednesday that adverse changes in the global market and the sustained strengthening of the rand against the dollar were likely to hurt its operations and affect the company’s profitability in the future.
15 February 2017

DRDGOLD's Pretorius calls for patience after rollercoaster ride

[Miningmx] -- DRDGOLD was famously dubbed ‘The Roodepoort Rocket’ by former CEO, Mark Wellesley-Wood. but perhaps ‘The Roodepoort Rollercoaster’ would have been a better moniker.


15 February 2017

DRDGOLD ups operating profit on lower output as enviro cleanup weighs

[Mining Weekly] -- Gold-from-dumps producer DRDGOLD on Wednesday announced a 4% increase in operating profit to R172.6-million on 7% lower gold output for the six months to December 31.


15 February 2017

DRDGold posts sharp fall in interim profits

[Business Day] -- DRDGold posted a sharp fall in interim profits after closing a number of sites, laying off staff and depreciating its assets. DRDGold, which treats tailings dumps around Johannesburg to extract residual gold, reported a 5% increase in revenue to R1.19bn for the six months to end-December as the rand gold price increased by 16% to R572,443/kg compared with the year-earlier period.


09 February 2017

DRDGOLD in state of balance

[Business Day] -- At the existing gold price of R533,914/kg DRDGold is close to the "sweet spot" where price, volumes, costs and extraction efficiencies converge, CEO Niël Pretorius said on Wednesday.


09 January 2017

Upturn shot in arm for DRDGOLD

[Business Live] -- A small upturn in the gold price in the past two weeks has fired up the share that used to be known as “the Roodepoort rocket” — DRDGOLD.