Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of bauxite mineral deposits in Australia.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.11|
|52 Week High||AU$0.073|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.19|
|1 Month Change||20.88%|
|3 Month Change||23.60%|
|1 Year Change||12.25%|
|3 Year Change||96.43%|
|5 Year Change||74.60%|
|Change since IPO||-46.34%|
Recent News & Updates
We Think Australian Silica Quartz Group (ASX:ASQ) Can Easily Afford To Drive Business Growth
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Here's Why We're Not At All Concerned With Australian Silica Quartz Group's (ASX:ASQ) Cash Burn Situation
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Share Price Aside, Australian Silica Quartz Group (ASX:ASQ) Has Delivered Shareholders A 58% Return.
While it may not be enough for some shareholders, we think it is good to see the Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd...
|ASQ||AU Metals and Mining||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: ASQ matched the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 12.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASQ underperformed the Australian Market which returned 21.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: ASQ is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ASQ's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of bauxite mineral deposits in Australia. The company holds various exploration tenements in the Darling Range in Western Australia. It also holds interests in the Gingin, Albany, and Esperance Silica Sand projects; and the Hardrock Silica Quartz project located in Western Australia and Queensland.
Australian Silica Quartz Group Fundamentals Summary
|ASQ fundamental statistics|
Is ASQ overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ASQ income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.0044|
|Net Profit Margin||-1,555.63%|
How did ASQ perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Australian Silica Quartz Group 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 ASQ's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ASQ's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ASQ is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: ASQ 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 ASQ's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ASQ is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.5x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.6x).
How is Australian Silica Quartz Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Australian Silica Quartz Group 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.
How has Australian Silica Quartz Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASQ is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ASQ is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASQ is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 2.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ASQ's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ASQ is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (35.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASQ has a negative Return on Equity (-14.23%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Australian Silica Quartz Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASQ's short term assets (A$6.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$108.3K).
Long Term Liabilities: ASQ has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASQ is debt free.
Reducing Debt: ASQ has not had any debt for 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: ASQ has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: ASQ has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 40% each year
What is Australian Silica Quartz Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASQ's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASQ'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 ASQ's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ASQ'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 ASQ'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
Sam Middlemas (57 yo)
Mr. Robert Samuel Middlemas, also known as Sam, B.Com., PGrad Dip Bus., CA, MAICD, has been the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Ardea Resources Ltd. since October 20, 2016. He served as Co...
Experienced Management: ASQ's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ASQ's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.8 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 8.7%.
Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd.
- Ticker: ASQ
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Aluminum
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$28.139m
- Shares outstanding: 267.99m
- Website: https://www.asqg.com.au
- Australian Silica Quartz Group Ltd.
- 295 Rokeby Road
- Suite 10
- Western Australia
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/22 07:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.