NuVista Energy Ltd., a condensate and natural gas company, engages in the development, delineation, and production of condensate, oil, and natural gas reserves in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. More Details
Overvalued with concerning outlook.
Share Price & News
How has NuVista Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NVA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NVA's weekly volatility has decreased from 18% to 9% over the past year.
7 Day Return
CA Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
CA Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: NVA underperformed the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -25.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NVA underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 0.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is NuVista Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCould The NuVista Energy Ltd. (TSE:NVA) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIndependent Director Keith A. MacPhail Just Bought 39% More Shares In NuVista Energy Ltd. (TSE:NVA)
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Should Investors React To NuVista Energy's (TSE:NVA) CEO Pay?
Is NuVista Energy 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 NVA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate NVA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NVA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: NVA 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 NVA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NVA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the CA Oil and Gas industry average (1x).
How is NuVista Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NVA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: NVA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: NVA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NVA's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (6.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NVA's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NVA is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has NuVista Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NVA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: NVA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NVA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 45% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NVA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: NVA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-52.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NVA has a negative Return on Equity (-214.27%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is NuVista Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NVA's short term assets (CA$67.5M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$91.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: NVA's short term assets (CA$67.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$926.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NVA's debt to equity ratio (138.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: NVA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 24.9% to 138.8% 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: Insufficient data to determine if NVA has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if NVA has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is NuVista Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NVA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NVA'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 NVA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NVA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NVA is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NVA'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
Jonathan Wright (54 yo)
Mr. Jonathan Andrew Wright, P. Eng. has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at NuVista Energy Ltd. since May 09, 2011. Mr. Wright served as Vice President at Talisman Energy Inc. He has more tha...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jonathan's total compensation ($USD1.37M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD582.63K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|VP of Finance||6.25yrs||CA$909.03k||0.049% |
|Chief Operating Officer||3yrs||CA$1.09m||0.070% |
|Vice President of Marketing||10.92yrs||CA$850.19k||0.061% |
|Vice President of Development and Planning||no data||no data||0.015% |
Experienced Management: NVA's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||17.58yrs||CA$162.62k||1.56% |
|Independent Director||17.58yrs||CA$122.12k||0.094% |
|Independent Director||6.33yrs||CA$120.72k||0.044% |
|Independent Director||17.58yrs||CA$124.47k||2.6% |
|Independent Director||7.75yrs||CA$122.62k||0.011% |
|Independent Chairman||0.58yr||CA$134.72k||0.066% |
|Independent Director||7.75yrs||CA$122.12k||0.070% |
|Independent Director||4.33yrs||CA$132.87k||0.014% |
Experienced Board: NVA's board of directors are considered experienced (7.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: NVA insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
NuVista Energy Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: NuVista Energy Ltd.
- Ticker: NVA
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: CA$214.440m
- Shares outstanding: 225.73m
- Website: https://www.nuvistaenergy.com
Number of Employees
- NuVista Energy Ltd.
- 525 – 8th Avenue S.W.
- Suite 2500
- T2P 1G1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NVA||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jul 2003|
|NVG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2003|
|NUVS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||US||USD||Jul 2003|
NuVista Energy Ltd., a condensate and natural gas company, engages in the development, delineation, and production of condensate, oil, and natural gas reserves in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. It...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/03 00:17|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/02 00:00|
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