Paladin Energy Limited develops and operates uranium mines in Australia, Canada, and Africa.
Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Paladin Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PDN'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: PDN exceeded the Australian Oil and Gas industry which returned -30.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PDN exceeded the Australian Market which returned -9.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Paladin Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Paladin Energy (ASX:PDN) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Down 67%
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Paladin Energy (ASX:PDN) Using Debt In A Risky Way?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StCould The Paladin Energy Limited (ASX:PDN) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
Is Paladin 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 PDN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PDN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PDN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: PDN 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 PDN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PDN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the AU Oil and Gas industry average (1.1x).
How is Paladin Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PDN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: PDN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: PDN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if PDN's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market.
High Growth Revenue: PDN is forecast to have no revenue next year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if PDN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Paladin Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PDN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: PDN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PDN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 32.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare PDN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: PDN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-16%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PDN has a negative Return on Equity (-70.76%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Paladin Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PDN's short term assets ($56.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($44.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: PDN's short term assets ($56.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($264.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PDN's debt to equity ratio (318.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: PDN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 153.3% to 318.7% over the past 5 years.
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: PDN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: PDN has sufficient cash runway for 2.2 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 9.3% each year.
What is Paladin Energy's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PDN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PDN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PDN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PDN'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 PDN'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 management tenure
Ian Purdy (53yo)
Mr. Ian Frank Purdy, B.Com, FCA, FAICD, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Paladin Energy Limited since February 4, 2020. Mr. Purdy served as Chief Financial Officer at Quadrant Energy Australia Limit ...
|Chief Operations Officer||0.17yr||US$175.67k||no data|
|Executive Officer||0.17yr||US$509.47k||0.0049% $11.5k|
|Chief Executive Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||2.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Manager||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: PDN's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Non-Executive Chairman||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: PDN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 15.7%.
Paladin Energy Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Paladin Energy Limited
- Ticker: PDN
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Coal and Consumable Fuels
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: AU$233.207m
- Shares outstanding: 2.03b
- Website: https://www.paladinenergy.com.au
Number of Employees
- Paladin Energy Limited
- 502 Hay Street
- Level 4
- Western Australia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PALA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Apr 1994|
|PUR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 1994|
|PDN||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Apr 1994|
|PDN||NMSE (Namibian Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NA||ZAR||Apr 1994|
|PDN||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Apr 1994|
Paladin Energy Limited develops and operates uranium mines in Australia, Canada, and Africa. The company operates through Exploration, Namibia, Malawi, and Australia segments. Its flagship project is the Langer Heinrich mine located in the Namib Desert in Namibia. Paladin Energy Ltd serves utilities and other entities primarily located in the United States, East Asia, and Western Europe. The company was formerly known as Paladin Resources Ltd and changed its name to Paladin Energy Limited in November 2007. Paladin Energy Limited was incorporated in 1993 and is based in Subiaco, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/30 10:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/29 00:00|
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