Aura Energy Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and evaluation of mineral properties in Sweden and Mauritania.
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Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Aura Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AEE's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
AU Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
AU Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: AEE underperformed the Australian Oil and Gas industry which returned -19.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AEE underperformed the Australian Market which returned 6.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Aura Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Aura Energy undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AEE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: AEE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AEE is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the AU Oil and Gas industry average (1.1x).
How is Aura Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Aura Energy has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of AEE’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Aura Energy competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
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How has Aura Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AEE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AEE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AEE is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 2.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AEE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AEE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-0.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AEE has a negative Return on Equity (-14.74%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Aura Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AEE's short term assets (A$907.3K) do not cover its short term liabilities (A$1.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: AEE's short term assets (A$907.3K) exceed its long term liabilities (A$709.6K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AEE's debt to equity ratio (7.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AEE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1.7% to 7.1% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: AEE has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: AEE's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.7x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: AEE has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: AEE has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -20.3% each year
What is Aura Energy's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AEE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AEE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AEE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AEE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AEE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Peter Reeve (57yo)
Mr. Peter Desmond Reeve, B.Sc.(Metallurgy), BE, has been Executive Chairman of Aura Energy Limited since January 1, 2015 and has been its Managing Director since April 30, 2015. Mr. Reeve has been involved ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD534.76K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD252.03K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive Chairman & MD||4.8yrs||AU$812.83k||1.91% A$151.6k|
|Non-Executive Director||13.9yrs||AU$43.80k||0.37% A$29.7k|
|Non-Executive Director||8.7yrs||AU$43.80k||0.24% A$19.0k|
|Non-Executive Director||0.08yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: AEE's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 28.2%.
Aura Energy Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Aura Energy Limited
- Ticker: AEE
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Coal and Consumable Fuels
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: AU$7.946m
- Shares outstanding: 1.59b
- Website: https://www.auraenergy.com.au
Number of Employees
- Aura Energy Limited
- 34-36 Punt Road
- Level 1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AEE||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||May 2006|
|AUEE.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||May 2006|
|VU1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||May 2006|
|AEE||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||May 2006|
|AURA||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||May 2006|
Aura Energy Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and evaluation of mineral properties in Sweden and Mauritania. The company owns 100% interests in the Tiris uranium project covering an area of 390 square kilometers located in Mauritania; and the Häggån vanadium project located in Sweden. It also holds interest in the Tasiast South gold property covering an area of 175 square kilometers in Mauritania. Aura Energy Limited was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Windsor, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 10:36|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 00:00|
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