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Matachewan Consolidated Mines

Executive Summary

Matachewan Consolidated Mines, Limited invests in various petroleum interests and mineral properties in Canada.

Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Matachewan Consolidated Mines's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

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

Market Performance

7 Day Return




CA Oil and Gas


CA Market

1 Year Return




CA Oil and Gas


CA Market

Return vs Industry: MCM.A exceeded the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -30.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MCM.A underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -12.8% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day0%0.6%1.3%
30 Day-20.0%-5.0%0.9%
90 Day20.0%12.0%15.7%
1 Year-20.0%-20.0%-26.6%-30.4%-9.8%-12.8%
3 Year-54.7%-54.7%-26.7%-35.6%3.1%-6.6%
5 Year-42.6%-52.0%-31.3%-42.9%21.7%3.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Matachewan Consolidated Mines's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Matachewan Consolidated Mines undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MCM.A (CA$0.12) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$0.19)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MCM.A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MCM.A is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the CA Oil and Gas industry average (0.7x).

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Future Growth

How is Matachewan Consolidated Mines 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 Matachewan Consolidated Mines 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.

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Past Performance

How has Matachewan Consolidated Mines performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MCM.A is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: MCM.A is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MCM.A is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -41.5% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: MCM.A is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-16.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: MCM.A has a negative Return on Equity (-18.45%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Matachewan Consolidated Mines's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MCM.A's short term assets (CA$2.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$684.6K).

Long Term Liabilities: MCM.A has no long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MCM.A's debt to equity ratio (22.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: MCM.A's debt to equity ratio has increased from 17.3% to 22.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MCM.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.9%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if MCM.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet

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What is Matachewan Consolidated Mines's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MCM.A'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 MCM.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MCM.A's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: MCM.A is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MCM.A's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.

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


Average board tenure


Richard McCloskey (69yo)

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Mr. Richard Duncan McCloskey, Bo, B.Sc., MBA has been the President of Baffinland Iron Mines Limited since July 2002. Mr. McCloskey serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of McChip Resources I ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Richard's total compensation ($USD32.78K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD174.10K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Richard's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Board Members

Richard McCloskey
Presidentno dataCA$44.50k16.64% CA$248.5k
Edward Dumond
CFO, Corporate Secretary & Director28.5yrsCA$32.50k0.64% CA$9.6k
Michael Zurowski
Independent Director17.5yrsno datano data
Richard German
Independent Director23.5yrsno datano data
Douglas Bolton
Director1.75yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: MCM.A's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 23.5 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Matachewan Consolidated Mines, Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Matachewan Consolidated Mines, Limited
  • Ticker: MCM.A
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 1933
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: CA$1.493m
  • Shares outstanding: 12.45m
  • Website: https://null


  • Matachewan Consolidated Mines, Limited
  • 150 York Street
  • Suite 410
  • Toronto
  • Ontario
  • M5H 3S5
  • Canada


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MCM.ATSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADJan 1976
MWCA.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJan 1976


Matachewan Consolidated Mines, Limited invests in various petroleum interests and mineral properties in Canada. It holds a royalty interest in the Matachewan property, which comprise 24 mining claims in the Young Davidson mine located in Powell and Cairo Townships near Matachewan Area, Ontario; and a 50% interest in 8 mining leases located in Hislop and Guibord Townships near Matheson, Ontario. The company was incorporated in 1933 and is based in Toronto, Canada. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/02 00:37
End of Day Share Price2020/06/25 00:00
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.