Debut Diamonds Inc., a junior mineral exploration company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral properties in Canada.
The last earnings update was 87 days ago.
Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Debut Diamonds is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Debut Diamonds has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Debut Diamonds. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Debut Diamonds's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Debut Diamonds has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the CA Metals and Mining industry average.
Take a look at our analysis of DDI’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.
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Debut Diamonds's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 Debut Diamonds 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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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Metals and Mining industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Debut Diamonds's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Debut Diamonds's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Debut Diamonds's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Debut Diamonds is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Debut Diamonds is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Debut Diamonds's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Metals and Mining
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
Mr. Frank Cornelius Smeenk, BA, LL.B has been the Managing of Debut Diamonds Inc. since 2007. Mr. Smeenk co-founded Fletcher Nickel Inc., in 2003 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2003 and also serves as its President. He has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of KWG Resources Inc., since October 2004. He served as the Chief Executive Officer at Debut Diamonds Inc. since 2007. He served as the President of Debuts Diamonds Inc. since 2007. He served as Vice President of Macdonald Oil Exploration Ltd. He serves as President of Kwg Resources Inc., at Canada Chrome Corporation. He served as a Managing Partner of a London, Ontario law firm. Mr. Smeenk served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of MacDonald Mines Exploration Limited from January 1, 2003 to August 13, 2003. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Crown Gold Corporation (formerly Crown Minerals Inc.), from February 2009 to July 2009. He served as the Chairman of the Board of KWG Resources Inc., and MacDonald Mines Exploration Limited. He serves as a Director of a number of mining and exploration companies including Northfield Capital Corporation and NFX Gold Inc. He has been Director of KWG Resources Inc., since April 14, 1998. He has been a Director of Debut Diamonds Inc., since October 18, 2007. He serves as Director of MacDonald Oil Exploration Ltd., Cubacan Exploration Inc. and Cimatec Environmental Engineering Inc. He serves as Director of The Phi Gamma Delta Foundation of Canada. Mr. Smeenk serves as a Director of Genoil Inc., Armistice Resources Ltd., Perrex Resources Inc. and Conquest Resources Ltd. He served as a Director of Fletcher Nickel Inc. since December 14, 2003, Strike Minerals, Inc., since July 17, 2008 and Crown Minerals Inc., from February 2009 to July 2009. He served as Director of Landdrill International Inc., since February 2009. He served as a Director of Carlisle Goldfields Limited from July 31, 2009 to February 21, 2012. He served as a Director of Northfield Minerals Inc. from February 2009 to July 2009. He has been an Independent Director of GoldTrain Resources Inc. since October 2011. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. Mr. Smeenk completed the Canadian Securities Course and obtained his B.A from the University of Western Ontario in 1971. He obtained LL.B in 1974 from the University of Western Ontario and was called to the Bar in 1976.
Frank's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Frank's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Canada.
MD, CEO & Director
Chief Financial Officer
Corporate Secretary & Director
Chief Administrative Officer
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Debut Diamonds board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
MD, CEO & Director
Corporate Secretary & Director
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
More shares have been bought than sold by Debut Diamonds insiders in the past 3 months.
Debut Diamonds Inc., a junior mineral exploration company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral properties in Canada. It focuses on the exploration for diamond bearing kimberlite deposits in the James Bay Lowlands of Northern Ontario; and gold exploration south of Timmins Ontario. The company was formerly known as Debuts Diamonds Inc. and changed its name to Debut Diamonds Inc. in June 2011. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. As of November 25, 2018, Debut Diamonds Inc. is a former subsidiary of KWG Resources Inc.
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