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 Winston Gold is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Winston Gold 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
Winston Gold. 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
Winston Gold's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Winston Gold 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 WGC’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 Winston Gold'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 Winston Gold 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 Winston Gold's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Winston Gold's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Winston Gold's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Winston Gold is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Winston Gold 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.
Winston Gold'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. Murray R. Nye serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Winston Gold Mining Corp. Mr. Nye served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of American Telesource International Inc. from 1994 to October 1, 2015. He served as Chief Executive Officer and President at TrackX Holdings Inc. from March 2012 to June 2015. Mr. Nye served as the Chief Executive Officer of ATSI-Canada, a subsidiary of ATSI Communications Inc. since May 1994. He served as the Chief Executive Officer, President and Secretary of RX Exploration Inc. until July 2011. He served as the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of Cougar Minerals Corp. from March 29, 2012 to October 01, 2015. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of RX Gold & Silver Inc. until July 26, 2011 and served as its Secretary. He cofounded Venbanc Inc. in 1994. He serves as principal of Venbanc, Inc. From 1989 to 1992, he was self-employed as a consultant. Mr. Nye has been principally employed since 1993 as a Consultant for Venbanc Investment & Management Group Inc. From December 1993 to May 1994, he served as a Consultant with Latcomm International Inc. From 1992 to 1995, he served as President of Kirriemuir Oil & Gas Ltd. Mr. R. Nye has been Director at Winston Gold Mining Corp since September 29, 2014. He served as a Director of ATSI-Canada since May 1994. He served as Director at RX Exploration Inc. since March 29, 2000. Mr. Nye served as a Director of Digerati Technologies, Inc since May 1994. He served as a Director of Montana Gold Mining Company Inc. (now known as Peloton Minerals Corporation) until April 2010. He served as a Director of Xpel Technologies Corp. from October 2003 to June 30, 2009. He served as a Director of Cougar Minerals Corp. from March 29, 2012 to October 01, 2015. He served as Director at TrackX Holdings Inc. from March 2012 to June 2015. Mr. Nye served as a Director of Clifton Mining Company since 1996. He serves as a Director of D.M.I. Technologies, Inc. and Venbanc, Inc. He served as a Director of Latcomm International Inc. from December 1993 to May 1994. He served as a Director of RX Gold & Silver Inc. since March 29, 2000. He served as a Director of Penstar Wirecom Inc from April 1995 to June 1996.
Murray's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Murray's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Canada.
Chairman of the Board & CEO
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Winston Gold board of directors is about average.
Winston Gold Corp., a junior mining company, engages in the acquisition and exploration of mining claims. The company explores for gold/silver mining properties. It holds interests in the Holmes property covering 5 unpatented claims, as well as Winston property consisting of 13 patented claims comprising an area of 205 acres located in Montana, the United States; and the Goldridge property covering patented mining claims, 112 unpatented mining claims, and 1 leased group of 12 unpatented mining claims situated in north-central Cochise County in Arizona. The company was formerly known as Winston Gold Mining Corp. and changed its name to Winston Gold Corp. in August 2017. Winston Gold Corp. was incorporated in 2013 and is based in Winnipeg, Canada.
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