Columbus Gold Corp. operates as a gold exploration and development company in France.
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Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Columbus Gold's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CGT 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: CGT underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 2.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CGT underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Columbus Gold's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Columbus Gold 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 CGT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CGT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CGT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: CGT 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 CGT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CGT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.5x).
How is Columbus Gold 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: CGT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: CGT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: CGT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if CGT's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if CGT'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 CGT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Columbus Gold performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CGT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CGT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CGT is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 14.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CGT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CGT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (11.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CGT has a negative Return on Equity (-8.87%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Columbus Gold's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CGT's short term assets (CA$3.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$310.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: CGT's short term assets (CA$3.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$11.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CGT is debt free.
Reducing Debt: CGT has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Inventory Level: CGT has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if CGT's debt is covered by short term assets.
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: CGT has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: CGT has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 13.1% each year.
What is Columbus Gold's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CGT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CGT'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 CGT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CGT'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 CGT'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
Rock Lefrançois (57yo)
Mr. Rock Pierre Lefrancois, P.Geo, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Columbus Gold Corp. since January 09, 2018 and March 1, 2019 respectively. Mr. Lefrancois served as Chief Operating ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rock's total compensation ($USD225.57K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD157.16K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rock's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|President & CEO||0.9yrs||CA$301.40k||no data|
|CFO & Secretary||3.8yrs||CA$78.00k||no data|
|Vice President of Communications & Technology||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Exploration Manager||0.9yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CGT's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Member of French Advisory Board||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5.3yrs||CA$58.00k||no data|
|Lead Director||3.9yrs||CA$58.00k||0.41% CA$119.2k|
|Chairperson of French Advisory Board & Independent Director||0yrs||CA$108.00k||no data|
|Member of French Advisory Board||3.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0yrs||no data||7.15% CA$2.1m|
Experienced Board: CGT's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.6%.
Columbus Gold Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Columbus Gold Corp.
- Ticker: CGT
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$29.257m
- Shares outstanding: 195.05m
- Website: https://www.columbusgold.com
- Columbus Gold Corp.
- 1090 Hamilton Street
- British Columbia
- V6B 2R9
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CGT||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||May 2006|
|3CG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||May 2006|
|CGTF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||May 2006|
|0UQA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||May 2006|
Columbus Gold Corp. operates as a gold exploration and development company in France. The company primarily holds interests in the Paul Isnard gold project comprising eight mining concessions and two exploration permits covering an area of 190 square kilometers located in northwestern portion of French Guiana, South America. The company was formerly known as Purple Vein Resources Ltd. and changed its name to Columbus Gold Corp. in December 2004. Columbus Gold Corp. was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 01:28|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 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.