BEM Stock Overview
BlackEarth Minerals NL, an integrated graphite developer, engages in the exploration and development of graphite properties.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.15|
|52 Week High||AU$0.28|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.05|
|1 Month Change||29.17%|
|3 Month Change||24.00%|
|1 Year Change||146.03%|
|3 Year Change||127.94%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-24.39%|
Recent News & Updates
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|BEM||AU Metals and Mining||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: BEM exceeded the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 7.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BEM exceeded the Australian Market which returned 5.8% over the past year.
|BEM Average Weekly Movement||11.7%|
|Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement||10.8%|
|Market Average Movement||8.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in AU Market||15.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in AU Market||3.7%|
Stable Share Price: BEM is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BEM's weekly volatility has decreased from 27% to 12% over the past year.
About the Company
BlackEarth Minerals NL, an integrated graphite developer, engages in the exploration and development of graphite properties. Its flagship property is the Maniry graphite project located in Southern Madagascar. The company also holds a 100% interest in the Donnelly River Nickel-Copper-Platinum Group Metals project situated to the south of Perth, Western Australia.
BlackEarth Minerals Fundamentals Summary
|BEM fundamental statistics|
Is BEM overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BEM income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.016|
|Net Profit Margin||-3,987.65%|
How did BEM perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is BlackEarth Minerals 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 BEM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BEM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BEM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: BEM 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 BEM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BEM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.8x).
How is BlackEarth Minerals 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 BlackEarth Minerals 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 BlackEarth Minerals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BEM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BEM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BEM is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 17.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BEM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BEM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (33%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BEM has a negative Return on Equity (-49.96%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is BlackEarth Minerals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BEM's short term assets (A$6.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$576.2K).
Long Term Liabilities: BEM has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BEM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BEM 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: BEM has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BEM has sufficient cash runway for 2.3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 11.5% each year.
What is BlackEarth Minerals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BEM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BEM'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 BEM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BEM'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 BEM'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
Tom Revy (57 yo)
Mr. Thomas Revy, also known as Tom, BAppSc (Metallurgy), GradDipBus, AusIMM, served as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Ferrum Crescent Limited from February 19, 2014 to March 31, 2016....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD390.26K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD291.61K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tom's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: BEM's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BEM's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 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 24.6%.
BlackEarth Minerals NL's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BlackEarth Minerals NL
- Ticker: BEM
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2016
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: AU$34.796m
- Shares outstanding: 224.49m
- Website: https://www.blackearthminerals.com.au
- BlackEarth Minerals NL
- 1138 Hay Street
- Level 3
- West Perth
- Western Australia
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/23 07:01|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/19 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.