Auryn Resources Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral resource properties.
Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Auryn Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AUG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: AUG exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 6.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AUG exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 2.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Auryn Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIndependent Director Jeffrey Mason Just Bought Shares In Auryn Resources Inc. (TSE:AUG)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying Auryn Resources Inc. (TSE:AUG) Shares?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StDoes Auryn Resources Inc. (TSE:AUG) Have A High Beta?
Is Auryn 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 AUG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AUG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AUG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: AUG 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 AUG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AUG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.3x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.6x).
How is Auryn Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AUG is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: AUG is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: AUG is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if AUG's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if AUG's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AUG's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Auryn Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AUG is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AUG is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AUG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -40.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AUG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AUG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (11.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AUG has a negative Return on Equity (-33.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Auryn Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AUG's short term assets (CA$4.3M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$4.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: AUG's short term assets (CA$4.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$2.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AUG's debt to equity ratio (7.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if AUG's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: AUG has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: AUG's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.5x debt).
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: AUG has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: AUG has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -33.2% each year
What is Auryn Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUG's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AUG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AUG'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 AUG'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
Shawn Wallace (49yo)
Mr. Shawn Kristen Wallace has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Auryn Resources Inc. (formerly Georgetown Capital Corp.) since May 23, 2013. Mr. Wallace has been an Advisor of Full Metal Mi ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Shawn's total compensation ($USD283.03K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD154.48K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Shawn's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive Chairman||5yrs||CA$443.16k||4.86% CA$8.9m|
|Chief Geologist & COO||6.3yrs||CA$372.03k||0.20% CA$363.8k|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance||1.7yrs||CA$309.53k||1.09% CA$2.0m|
|Vice President of Exploration||4.1yrs||CA$334.53k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.8yrs||no data||0.0087% CA$16.0k|
|Manager of Corporate Communications||1.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AUG's management team is considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).
|Executive Chairman||5yrs||CA$443.16k||4.86% CA$8.9m|
|Independent Director||1yrs||no data||0.79% CA$1.4m|
|Independent Director||6.3yrs||no data||0.084% CA$155.3k|
|Independent Director||6.3yrs||no data||1.01% CA$1.9m|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||3.3yrs||no data||2.91% CA$5.3m|
Experienced Board: AUG's board of directors are considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AUG insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 11.7%.
Auryn Resources Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Auryn Resources Inc.
- Ticker: AUG
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2008
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$183.795m
- Shares outstanding: 101.54m
- Website: https://www.aurynresources.com
Number of Employees
- Auryn Resources Inc.
- 1199 West Hastings Street
- Suite 600
- British Columbia
- V6E 3T5
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AUG||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 2008|
|AUG||AMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Oct 2008|
|AUN||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2008|
|0UJK||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Oct 2008|
Auryn Resources Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral resource properties. Its two flagships properties are the Committee Bay gold project located in Nunavut, Canada; and the Sombrero copper-gold project located in Ayacucho province of Southwestern Peru. The company was formerly known as Georgetown Capital Corp. and changed its name to Auryn Resources Inc. in October 2013. Auryn Resources Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/24 00:00|
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