Bougainville Copper Limited focuses on exploration operations in Papua New Guinea.
Bougainville Copper Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.40|
|52 Week High||AU$0.27|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.74|
|1 Month Change||8.22%|
|3 Month Change||-24.76%|
|1 Year Change||23.44%|
|3 Year Change||172.41%|
|5 Year Change||182.14%|
|Change since IPO||-37.30%|
Recent News & Updates
Here's Why We're Not Too Worried About Bougainville Copper's (ASX:BOC) Cash Burn Situation
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We're Hopeful That Bougainville Copper (ASX:BOC) Will Use Its Cash Wisely
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|BOC||AU Metals and Mining||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: BOC exceeded the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 11.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOC exceeded the Australian Market which returned 21.1% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: BOC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BOC's weekly volatility has decreased from 14% to 9% over the past year.
About the Company
Bougainville Copper Limited focuses on exploration operations in Papua New Guinea. It holds interests in Panguna Project. The company is based in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Bougainville Copper Fundamentals Summary
|BOC fundamental statistics|
Is BOC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BOC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||K0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.013|
|Net Profit Margin||-133.48%|
How did BOC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Bougainville Copper 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 BOC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BOC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BOC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: BOC 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 BOC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BOC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.4x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.6x).
How is Bougainville Copper 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 Bougainville Copper 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 Bougainville Copper performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BOC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BOC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BOC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BOC 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: BOC has a negative Return on Equity (-4.33%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bougainville Copper's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOC's short term assets (PGK8.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (PGK4.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: BOC's short term assets (PGK8.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (PGK7.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BOC is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BOC 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: BOC has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BOC has sufficient cash runway for 1.3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 23.7% each year.
What is Bougainville Copper current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BOC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BOC'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 BOC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BOC'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 BOC'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 board tenure
Mel Togolo (74 yo)
Sir Melchior Pesa Togolo, also known as Mel, CBE, BEcon (Hons), MA (Econ), MA (Geography), has been Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bougainville Copper Limited since February 21, 2018 and...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mel's total compensation ($USD226.29K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD303.55K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mel's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Board: BOC's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Bougainville Copper Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bougainville Copper Limited
- Ticker: BOC
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$158.420m
- Shares outstanding: 401.06m
- Website: https://www.bcl.com.pg
Number of Employees
- Bougainville Copper Limited
- BSP Haus
- Level 5, Lot 2 on Allotment 34
- Port Moresby
- Papua New Guinea
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/21 18:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/21 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.