Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. engages in the acquisition and development of uranium and vanadium resource properties in the states of Utah and Colorado, the United States. More Details
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Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Western Uranium & Vanadium's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WUC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
CA Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: WUC exceeded the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -34.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WUC underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -4.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Western Uranium & Vanadium's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Western Uranium & Vanadium's (CSE:WUC) CEO Pay Compare With Company Performance?
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1 year ago | Simply Wall StIs Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. (CNSX:WUC) Excessively Paying Its CEO?
Is Western Uranium & Vanadium 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 WUC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate WUC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WUC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: WUC 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 WUC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WUC's PB Ratio (0.8x) is in line with the CA Oil and Gas industry average.
How is Western Uranium & Vanadium forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy 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 Western Uranium & Vanadium 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of WUC’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Western Uranium & Vanadium competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
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How has Western Uranium & Vanadium performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WUC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: WUC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WUC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 7.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare WUC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: WUC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-50.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WUC has a negative Return on Equity (-15.24%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Western Uranium & Vanadium's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WUC's short term assets ($1.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($863.4K).
Long Term Liabilities: WUC's short term assets ($1.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WUC's debt to equity ratio (0.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: WUC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 29.8% to 0.4% 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: WUC has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: WUC has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 5.5% each year
What is Western Uranium & Vanadium current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate WUC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WUC'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 WUC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WUC'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 WUC'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
George E. Glasier (76 yo)
Mr. George E. L. Glasier, J.D., has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.(formerly known as Western Uranium Corporation) since November 20,2014. Mr. Glasier has ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: George E.'s total compensation ($USD203.33K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD171.76K).
Compensation vs Earnings: George E.'s compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chief Financial Officer||4yrs||US$150.00k||0.066% |
|Vice President of Operations||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Corporate Secretary||4.67yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WUC's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||5.92yrs||US$18.48k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||2.42yrs||US$46.20k||no data|
Experienced Board: WUC's board of directors are considered experienced (5.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.
- Ticker: WUC
- Exchange: CNSX
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Coal and Consumable Fuels
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: CA$20.758m
- Shares outstanding: 30.08m
- Website: https://www.western-uranium.com
Number of Employees
- Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.
- 330 Bay Street
- Suite 1400
- M5H 2S8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|WUC||CNSX (Canadian National Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Apr 2015|
|WSTR.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Apr 2015|
|7WT||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 2015|
Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. engages in the acquisition and development of uranium and vanadium resource properties in the states of Utah and Colorado, the United States. The company holds interests in ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/22 23:36|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/22 00:00|
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