Greencastle Resources Ltd. explores for and develops gold, base metal, and oil and gas properties in Canada and the United States.
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Greencastle Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VGN'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: VGN exceeded the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -29.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VGN exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Greencastle Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Greencastle Resources 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 VGN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate VGN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VGN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: VGN 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 VGN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VGN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the CA Oil and Gas industry average (0.6x).
How is Greencastle Resources 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 Greencastle Resources 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.
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- Examine Greencastle Resources'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.
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How has Greencastle Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VGN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: VGN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VGN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare VGN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: VGN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-18.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VGN has a negative Return on Equity (-11.71%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Greencastle Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VGN's short term assets (CA$2.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$93.9K).
Long Term Liabilities: VGN's short term assets (CA$2.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$68.6K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VGN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: VGN had no debt 5 years ago.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: VGN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: VGN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 8.3% each year
What is Greencastle Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VGN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VGN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VGN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VGN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VGN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Anthony Ralph Roodenburg, also known as Tony, is the Founder of Greencastle Resources Ltd. and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. He is Chairman of the Board at Greencastle Resources Limited since ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tony's total compensation ($USD154.54K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD155.86K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tony's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||11.17yrs||CA$18.00k||no data|
Experienced Management: VGN's management team is seasoned and experienced (11 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||6.92yrs||CA$15.00k||0.0013% CA$32.6|
|Independent Director||6yrs||CA$15.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: VGN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Greencastle Resources Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Greencastle Resources Ltd.
- Ticker: VGN
- Exchange: TSXV
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: CA$2.608m
- Shares outstanding: 40.12m
- Website: https://null
- Greencastle Resources Ltd.
- The Canadian Venture Building
- 82 Richmond Street East
- M5C 1P1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VGN||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 2000|
|GC5||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2000|
|GRSF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Oct 2000|
Greencastle Resources Ltd. explores for and develops gold, base metal, and oil and gas properties in Canada and the United States. The company operates through Investments in Private and Public Companies, Oil and Gas Interests, and Mining Interests segments. It holds interests in two oil and gas properties, which include Primate and Primate North, and Ferrier projects located in Saskatchewan and Alberta. The company also holds interests in the Jewel Ridge project located in Nevada; and the Indian Creek project located in Nevada. Greencastle Resources Ltd. is based in Toronto, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/26 02:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/25 00:00|
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.