Strike Energy Limited explores for and develops oil and gas resources in Australia.
Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Strike Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: STX has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
AU Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
AU Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: STX exceeded the Australian Oil and Gas industry which returned -8.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: STX exceeded the Australian Market which returned 15.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Strike Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Strike Energy (ASX:STX) Needs To Drive Business Growth Carefully
2 months ago | Simply Wall StJohn Poynton Is The Non-Executive Chairman of Strike Energy Limited (ASX:STX) And They Just Spent AU$93k On Shares
4 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Strike Energy Limited (ASX:STX) Insiders Buy Up More Shares?
Is Strike 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 STX's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate STX's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: STX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: STX 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 STX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: STX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the AU Oil and Gas industry average (1.2x).
How is Strike 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: STX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: STX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: STX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if STX's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if STX's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: STX is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Strike Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: STX is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: STX is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: STX is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 23.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare STX's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: STX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (58.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: STX has a negative Return on Equity (-3.8%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Strike Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: STX's short term assets (A$28.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$2.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: STX's short term assets (A$28.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$19.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: STX is debt free.
Reducing Debt: STX has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 17.5%.
Inventory Level: STX has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if STX's debt is covered by short term assets.
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: STX has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if STX has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Strike Energy's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate STX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate STX'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 STX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if STX'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 STX'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
Stuart Nicholls 0
Mr. Stuart Nicholls, B.Comm (Acct & Fin), has been the Managing Director and Executive Director of Strike Energy Limited since August 18, 2017 and its Chief Executive Officer since April 10, 2017. Mr. Nich ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Stuart's total compensation ($USD334.52K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD452.65K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Stuart's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||2.8yrs||AU$501.08k||0.075% A$229.6k|
|CFO & Company Secretary||2.5yrs||AU$404.57k||0.018% A$55.4k|
|Chief Operating Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: STX's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||2.8yrs||AU$501.08k||0.075% A$229.6k|
|Non-Executive Director||1.2yrs||AU$34.26k||0.58% A$1.8m|
|Non-Executive Director||2.5yrs||AU$77.28k||0.037% A$113.5k|
|Deputy Chairman||0.4yrs||no data||0.62% A$1.9m|
|Non-Executive Chairman||2.8yrs||AU$87.25k||0.50% A$1.5m|
|Non-Executive Director||5.7yrs||AU$68.11k||0.057% A$176.4k|
Experienced Board: STX's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 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: STX 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 28.8%.
Strike Energy Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Strike Energy Limited
- Ticker: STX
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1997
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: AU$307.125m
- Shares outstanding: 1.71b
- Website: https://www.strikeenergy.com.au
- Strike Energy Limited
- 31-35 George Street
- South Australia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|STX||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2004|
|RJN||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Aug 2004|
|STX||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2004|
Strike Energy Limited explores for and develops oil and gas resources in Australia. The company primarily focuses on the Southern Cooper Basin Gas Project located in South Australia. Its exploration permits and applications cover an area of approximately 9,232 square kilometers within the Cooper/Eromanga basin. Strike Energy Limited was founded in 1997 and is based in Thebarton, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/20 10:30|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 00:00|
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