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Executive Summary

Fin Resources Limited engages in the exploration and evaluation of mineral properties in Western Australia. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Fin Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FIN is more volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 16% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FIN's weekly volatility (16%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Australian stocks.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




AU Metals and Mining


AU Market

1 Year Return




AU Metals and Mining


AU Market

Return vs Industry: FIN exceeded the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 25.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FIN exceeded the Australian Market which returned -0.6% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day9.5%-0.4%1.4%
30 Day21.1%7.3%3.0%
90 Day-11.5%23.6%11.9%
1 Year64.3%64.3%32.6%25.8%2.8%-0.6%
3 Yearn/a71.3%47.6%27.0%11.4%
5 Year-23.3%-23.3%277.7%207.4%68.6%34.6%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Fin Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Fin Resources 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 FIN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate FIN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FIN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the AU Metals and Mining industry average.

PE vs Market: FIN 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 FIN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FIN is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (3x).

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Future Growth

How is Fin Resources 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 Fin 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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Past Performance

How has Fin Resources performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FIN is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: FIN is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FIN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 36.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare FIN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: FIN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (38%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: FIN has a negative Return on Equity (-7.02%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Fin Resources's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FIN's short term assets (A$3.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$30.8K).

Long Term Liabilities: FIN has no long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FIN is debt free.

Reducing Debt: FIN has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

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: FIN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if FIN has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.

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

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIN'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 FIN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FIN'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 FIN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.

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


Average board tenure


Fin Resources has no CEO, or we have no data on them.

Board Members

Jason Bontempo
Non-Executive Director9.5yrsAU$49.24k2.4%
A$ 161.0k
Simon Mottram
Independent Non-Executive Director0.58yrno data0.34%
A$ 23.0k
Andrew Radonjic
Independent Non-Executive Director2.67yrsAU$39.82kno data


Average Tenure

Experienced Board: FIN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.7 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Fin Resources Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Fin Resources Limited
  • Ticker: FIN
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1985
  • Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: AU$6.709m
  • Shares outstanding: 291.69m
  • Website:


  • Fin Resources Limited
  • 35 Richardson Street
  • Level 1
  • West Perth
  • Western Australia
  • 6005
  • Australia


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FINASX (Australian Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDJan 1992
FINCHIA (Chi-X Australia)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDJan 1992


Fin Resources Limited engages in the exploration and evaluation of mineral properties in Western Australia. The company intends to explore for gold, base metals, and graphite deposits. It holds 51% interes...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/24 07:06
End of Day Share Price2021/01/22 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/06/30

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.