Lachlan Star Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration of mineral properties in Australia.
Lachlan Star Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.03|
|52 Week High||AU$0.01|
|52 Week Low||AU$0.064|
|1 Month Change||-14.29%|
|3 Month Change||-11.77%|
|1 Year Change||76.47%|
|3 Year Change||200.00%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-100.00%|
Recent News & Updates
|LSA||AU Metals and Mining||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: LSA exceeded the Australian Metals and Mining industry which returned 12.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LSA exceeded the Australian Market which returned 20.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: LSA is more volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 15% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LSA's weekly volatility (15%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Australian stocks.
About the Company
Lachlan Star Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration of mineral properties in Australia. The company holds interests in the Princhester Magnesite project that includes two granted mining leases located to the northwest of Rockhampton, Queensland; and the Killaloe gold project situated in Eastern Goldfields, Western Australia. It also has an option to acquire a 75% interest in the Koojan copper-nickel-PGE project located in the New Norcia region, Western Australia.
Lachlan Star Fundamentals Summary
|LSA fundamental statistics|
Is LSA overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|LSA income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.00066|
|Net Profit Margin||0.00%|
How did LSA perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Lachlan Star 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 LSA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate LSA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LSA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: LSA 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 LSA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LSA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.4x) compared to the AU Metals and Mining industry average (2.6x).
How is Lachlan Star 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 Lachlan Star 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 Lachlan Star performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LSA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: LSA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LSA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare LSA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: LSA 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: LSA has a negative Return on Equity (-11.89%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Lachlan Star's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LSA's short term assets (A$4.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$60.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: LSA has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LSA is debt free.
Reducing Debt: LSA 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: LSA has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: LSA has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 47.2% each year
What is Lachlan Star current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LSA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LSA'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 LSA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LSA'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 LSA'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
Lachlan Star has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Board: LSA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 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 45.1%.
Lachlan Star Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lachlan Star Limited
- Ticker: LSA
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1970
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$38.145m
- Shares outstanding: 1.27b
- Website: https://lachlanstar.com
- Lachlan Star Limited
- 33 Ord Street
- Level 1
- West Perth
- Western Australia
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/18 07:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/18 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.