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Fenix Resources ASX:FEX Stock Report

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17 Aug, 2022


Company Financials
FEX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

FEX Stock Overview

Fenix Resources Limited engages in the exploration, development, and mining of mineral tenements.

Fenix Resources Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Fenix Resources
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.32
52 Week HighAU$0.35
52 Week LowAU$0.20
1 Month Change12.28%
3 Month Change8.48%
1 Year Change6.67%
3 Year Change344.44%
5 Year Change966.67%
Change since IPO-68.00%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

FEXAU Metals and MiningAU Market

Return vs Industry: FEX exceeded the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned -6.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FEX exceeded the Australian Market which returned -5.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FEX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FEX volatility
FEX Average Weekly Movement6.9%
Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement12.3%
Market Average Movement10.6%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market17.7%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.6%

Stable Share Price: FEX is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FEX's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

2007n/aRob Brierley

Fenix Resources Limited engages in the exploration, development, and mining of mineral tenements. It operates through two segments, Iron Ridge Project and Trucking Joint Venture. The company’s flagship property is the 100% owned Iron Ridge Iron Ore project located in Western Australia.

Fenix Resources Fundamentals Summary

How do Fenix Resources's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FEX fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$177.52m
Earnings (TTM)AU$64.24m
Revenue (TTM)AU$228.98m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FEX income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$148.62m
Gross ProfitAU$80.36m
Other ExpensesAU$16.12m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.12
Gross Margin35.10%
Net Profit Margin28.06%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did FEX perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is FEX undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for FEX?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

FEX key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA1.5x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does FEX's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

FEX PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for FEX vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average20.5x
SRK Strike Resources
RHI Red Hill Iron
BCI BCI Minerals
TIG Tigers Realm Coal
FEX Fenix Resources

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: FEX is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (2.7x) compared to the peer average (20.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does FEX's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the AU Metals and Mining Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: FEX is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (2.7x) compared to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average (10.7x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is FEX's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

FEX PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio2.7x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FEX's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of FEX when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: FEX (A$0.32) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$33.27)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FEX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Fenix Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 Fenix Resources 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.

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  • Examine whether Fenix Resources is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
  • Fenix Resources competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Fenix Resources performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FEX has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FEX became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FEX has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 86.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: FEX has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: FEX has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (54.3%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: FEX's Return on Equity (96.5%) is considered outstanding.

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Financial Health

How is Fenix Resources's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FEX's short term assets (A$76.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$30.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: FEX's short term assets (A$76.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$8.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FEX is debt free.

Reducing Debt: FEX had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: FEX has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: FEX has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Fenix Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: FEX's dividend (16.41%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.56%).

High Dividend: FEX's dividend (16.41%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.41%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether FEX's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.

Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if FEX's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.2%), FEX's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (43.8%), FEX's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Rob Brierley (56 yo)





Mr. Robert James Shaw Brierley, also known as Rob, BEng(Mining), Grad Dip., GA, has been Managing director of Fenix Resources Limited since March 1, 2019 and its Executive Director since November 21, 2018....

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rob's total compensation ($USD430.50K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD282.47K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Rob's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FEX's management team is considered experienced (2.1 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 15.7%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Fenix Resources Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Fenix Resources Limited
  • Ticker: FEX
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 2007
  • Industry: Steel
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$177.520m
  • Shares outstanding: 546.21m
  • Website:


  • Fenix Resources Limited
  • Emerald House
  • Office 10
  • West Perth
  • Western Australia
  • 6005
  • Australia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/17 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/17 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/06/30

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.