TSX:FCU

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Fission Uranium

Executive Summary

Fission Uranium Corp. engages in the exploration and development of uranium properties in Canada.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Fission Uranium's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FCU's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-9.1%

FCU

4.1%

CA Oil and Gas

1.0%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-74.1%

FCU

-40.4%

CA Oil and Gas

-23.3%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: FCU underperformed the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -40.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FCU underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -23.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FCUIndustryMarket
7 Day-9.1%4.1%1.0%
30 Day-37.5%-33.5%-19.9%
90 Day-46.4%-40.5%-23.8%
1 Year-74.1%-74.1%-37.4%-40.4%-20.8%-23.3%
3 Year-81.7%-81.7%-42.3%-49.0%-12.7%-20.9%
5 Year-87.2%-87.2%-43.6%-53.1%-0.1%-15.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Fission Uranium undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.23x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

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

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FCU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FCU is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the CA Oil and Gas industry average (0.4x).


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Future Growth

How is Fission Uranium forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

23.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: FCU is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: FCU is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: FCU is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if FCU's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market.

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if FCU's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if FCU's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Fission Uranium performed over the past 5 years?

18.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FCU is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: FCU is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FCU is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.8% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: FCU is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-2.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: FCU has a negative Return on Equity (-1.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Fission Uranium's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FCU's short term assets (CA$5.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$420.3K).

Long Term Liabilities: FCU's short term assets (CA$5.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$322.5K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FCU is debt free.

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


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: FCU has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if FCU's debt is covered by short term assets.


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: FCU has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: FCU has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 16.6% each year.


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Dividend

What is Fission Uranium's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FCU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FCU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


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Management

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

7.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Dev Randhawa (57yo)

7s

Tenure

CA$558,333

Compensation

Mr. Devinder Randhawa, also known as Dev, MBA, has been the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Fission Uranium Corp. since April 26, 2013 and also has been its Executive Director since Fe ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dev's total compensation ($USD393.01K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD158.02K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Devinder Randhawa
Chairman & CEO7yrsCA$558.33k1.03% CA$748.6k
Ross McElroy
President7.17yrsCA$561.33k0.43% CA$315.8k
Paul Charlish
Corporate Secretary & CFO5.25yrsCA$159.22kno data
Raymond Ashley
Vice President of Explorationno dataCA$214.73kno data
Antonio Gonzales
Senior Project Managerno dataCA$167.93kno data
Caroline Harke
Consultantno datano datano data
Victor Mitchell
Consultantno datano datano data
David Bingham
Consultantno datano datano data

7.0yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: FCU's management team is seasoned and experienced (7 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Devinder Randhawa
Chairman & CEO7yrsCA$558.33k1.03% CA$748.6k
Ross McElroy
President7.17yrsCA$561.33k0.43% CA$315.8k
Eyler Estergaard
Independent Director6.17yrsCA$108.00k0.26% CA$188.9k
William Marsh
Lead Directorno dataCA$109.00k0.041% CA$29.6k
Sai Chang
Independent Director2yrsCA$70.00k0.022% CA$15.7k
Ted Clark
Member of Executive Advisory Board6.75yrsno datano data
Shiming Ma
Independent Director4.25yrsCA$90.00k0.034% CA$24.6k
Deshao Chen
Independent Director1.92yrsCA$55.50k0.023% CA$16.6k
Mark Wittrup
Member of Advisory Board2yrsno datano data
Darian Yip
Independent Director1.67yrsCA$35.63k0.020% CA$14.3k

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: FCU's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Fission Uranium Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Fission Uranium Corp.
  • Ticker: FCU
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 2013
  • Industry: Coal and Consumable Fuels
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: CA$72.940m
  • Shares outstanding: 486.27m
  • Website: https://www.fissionuranium.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Fission Uranium Corp.
  • 1620 Dickson Avenue
  • Suite 700
  • Kelowna
  • British Columbia
  • V1Y 9Y2
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FCUTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockCACADApr 2013
FCUU.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDApr 2013
2FUDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURApr 2013
0UW4LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBCADApr 2013

Biography

Fission Uranium Corp. engages in the exploration and development of uranium properties in Canada. Its primary asset is the 100% owned Patterson Lake South property that consists of 17 contiguous mineral claims covering an area of 31,039 hectares located in the Athabasca Basin region of Saskatchewan. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Kelowna, Canada. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/02 06:29
End of Day Share Price2020/04/01 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.