AuStar Gold Limited engages in the exploration of gold mines in Australia.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.28|
|52 Week High||AU$0.26|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.46|
|1 Month Change||-5.00%|
|3 Month Change||-10.94%|
|1 Year Change||-12.31%|
|3 Year Change||-28.75%|
|5 Year Change||-78.08%|
|Change since IPO||-98.79%|
Recent News & Updates
|AUL||AU Metals and Mining||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: AUL underperformed the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 19.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AUL underperformed the Australian Market which returned 24.5% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: AUL is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AUL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
AuStar Gold Limited engages in the exploration of gold mines in Australia. It primarily holds 95% interest in the Morning Star gold project; and 97.5% in the Rose of Denmark mine located in Victoria. The company was formerly known as Mantle Mining Corporation Limited and changed its name to AuStar Gold Limited in December 2017.
AuStar Gold Fundamentals Summary
|AUL fundamental statistics|
Is AUL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|AUL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$5.24m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2020
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.028|
|Net Profit Margin||-33.33%|
How did AUL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is AuStar Gold 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 AUL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AUL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AUL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: AUL 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 AUL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AUL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.9x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.4x).
How is AuStar Gold 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 AuStar Gold 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 AuStar Gold performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AUL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AUL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AUL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 8.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AUL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AUL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (27.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AUL has a negative Return on Equity (-64.47%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is AuStar Gold's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AUL's short term assets (A$2.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$993.3K).
Long Term Liabilities: AUL has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AUL is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AUL has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 6%.
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: AUL has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: AUL has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 10.6% each year
What is AuStar Gold current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUL'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 AUL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AUL'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 AUL'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
AuStar Gold has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Management: AUL's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: AUL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.6 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 substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 99.3%.
AuStar Gold Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AuStar Gold Limited
- Ticker: AUL
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$19.326m
- Shares outstanding: 67.81m
- Website: https://www.austargold.com
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/08/27 08:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/08/12 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.