Alexco Resource Corp. engages in the mineral exploration, and mine development and operational activities primarily in Yukon Territory, Canada. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Alexco Resource's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AXU is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AXU's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
CA Commercial Services
1 Year Return
CA Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: AXU exceeded the Canadian Commercial Services industry which returned 20.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AXU exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 1.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Alexco Resource's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Alexco Resource (TSE:AXU) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 637%
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDoes Alexco Resource's (TSE:AXU) CEO Salary Compare Well With The Performance Of The Company?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Alexco Resource (TSE:AXU) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 795%
Is Alexco Resource 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 AXU's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AXU's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AXU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: AXU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AXU's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AXU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.7x) compared to the CA Commercial Services industry average (2.1x).
How is Alexco Resource forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 Alexco Resource 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.
- Examine Alexco Resource's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Alexco Resource competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.
How has Alexco Resource performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AXU is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AXU is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AXU is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 4.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AXU's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AXU is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (21.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AXU has a negative Return on Equity (-18.59%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Alexco Resource's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AXU's short term assets (CA$48.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$11.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: AXU's short term assets (CA$48.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$13.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AXU is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AXU has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: AXU has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: AXU has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 20.9% each year
What is Alexco Resource current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AXU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AXU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AXU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AXU's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AXU's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Clynt Nauman (71 yo)
Mr. Clynton R. Nauman, also known as Clynt, BSc (Hons) has been the Chief Executive Officer of Alexco Resource Corporation since December 3, 2004 and served as its President since December 3, 2004 until Ap...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Clynt's total compensation ($USD1.79M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD857.81K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Clynt's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chairman & CEO||16yrs||CA$1.38m||1.71% |
|CFO, Corporate Secretary & Company Ethics Officer||6yrs||CA$961.24k||0.082% |
|Vice President of Exploration||10yrs||CA$431.92k||0.036% |
|VP of Operations & GM of Keno Hill||1yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Technical Services||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Development||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Director of Technical Services||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AXU's management team is seasoned and experienced (8 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||16yrs||CA$1.38m||1.71% |
|Independent Director||11.42yrs||CA$331.50k||0.13% |
|Independent Director||15.92yrs||CA$324.00k||0.095% |
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||CA$327.75k||0.083% |
|Independent Lead Director||3.67yrs||CA$325.88k||0.12% |
|Independent Director||2.67yrs||CA$327.75k||0.017% |
Experienced Board: AXU's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AXU insiders have only sold shares 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 15.5%.
Alexco Resource Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Alexco Resource Corp.
- Ticker: AXU
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: CA$434.478m
- Shares outstanding: 137.06m
- Website: https://www.alexcoresource.com
Number of Employees
- Alexco Resource Corp.
- Two Bentall Centre
- Suite 1225
- British Columbia
- V7X 1M9
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AXU||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jan 2006|
|J6W||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 2006|
|AXU||AMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jan 2006|
|0UH1||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Jan 2006|
Alexco Resource Corp. engages in the mineral exploration, and mine development and operational activities primarily in Yukon Territory, Canada. The company explores for silver, lead, zinc, and gold deposit...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/04 23:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/04 00:00|
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