Capricorn Metals Ltd engages in the mineral exploration and project evaluation business in Australia and Madagascar. More Details
Exceptional growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Capricorn Metals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CMM is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CMM's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
AU Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
AU Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: CMM underperformed the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 40.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CMM exceeded the Australian Market which returned 30.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Capricorn Metals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StCapricorn Metals Ltd's (ASX:CMM) Shift From Loss To Profit
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Of Capricorn Metals Ltd (ASX:CMM) Do Insiders Own?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Many Capricorn Metals Ltd (ASX:CMM) Shares Did Insiders Buy, In The Last Year?
Is Capricorn Metals undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CMM (A$2.01) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$18.46)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CMM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CMM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: CMM 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 CMM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CMM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.3x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.7x).
How is Capricorn Metals forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CMM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: CMM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: CMM's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CMM's revenue (106.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CMM's revenue (106.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CMM's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (35.3%)
How has Capricorn Metals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CMM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CMM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CMM is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 42.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CMM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CMM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (25.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CMM has a negative Return on Equity (-6.2%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Capricorn Metals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CMM's short term assets (A$23.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$14.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: CMM's short term assets (A$23.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$14.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CMM's debt to equity ratio (1.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if CMM's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the 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: CMM has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: CMM has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 52.4% each year
What is Capricorn Metals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CMM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CMM'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 CMM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CMM'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 CMM'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
Mr. Kim Massey, B.Com, CA, serves as Non-Executive Director at DiscovEx Resources Limited since 2021. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of Capricorn Metals Ltd since September 16, 2019 and serves as Int...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kim's total compensation ($USD750.40K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD683.14K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Kim's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: CMM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: CMM's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 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 diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.1%.
Capricorn Metals Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Capricorn Metals Ltd
- Ticker: CMM
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$703.539m
- Shares outstanding: 350.02m
- Website: https://www.capmetals.com.au
Number of Employees
- Capricorn Metals Ltd
- 28 Ord Street
- Level 1
- West Perth
- Western Australia
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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