Franco-Nevada Corporation operates as a gold-focused royalty and stream company in the United States, Latin America, Canada, Australia, Europe, and Africa, and internationally. More Details
No risks detected for FNV from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Franco-Nevada's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FNV is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FNV's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
CA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: FNV underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 27.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FNV underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 38.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Franco-Nevada's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Will Want Franco-Nevada's (TSE:FNV) Growth In ROCE To Persist
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Franco-Nevada Corporation (TSE:FNV) Popular Amongst Institutions?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Buy Franco-Nevada Corporation (TSE:FNV) For Its Upcoming Dividend?
Is Franco-Nevada undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FNV (CA$167.51) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$87.23)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FNV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FNV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.8x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (18.4x).
PE vs Market: FNV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.8x) compared to the Canadian market (16.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FNV is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FNV is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.7x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.8x).
How is Franco-Nevada forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FNV's forecast earnings growth (15.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.5%).
Earnings vs Market: FNV's earnings (15.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (21.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: FNV's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: FNV's revenue (5.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FNV's revenue (5.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FNV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.7%).
How has Franco-Nevada performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FNV has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FNV's current net profit margins (32.1%) are lower than last year (40.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FNV's earnings have grown significantly by 25.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FNV's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FNV had negative earnings growth (-4.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (74.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FNV's Return on Equity (6%) is considered low.
How is Franco-Nevada's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FNV's short term assets ($663.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($53.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: FNV's short term assets ($663.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($95.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FNV is debt free.
Reducing Debt: FNV has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 14%.
Debt Coverage: FNV has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: FNV has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Franco-Nevada current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FNV's dividend (0.78%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.5%).
High Dividend: FNV's dividend (0.78%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (4.81%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FNV is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: FNV is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: FNV is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FNV's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Paul Brink (52 yo)
Mr. Paul Brink serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director of Franco-Nevada Corporation since May 6, 2020 and its President since May 2018. Mr. Brink served as Chief Operating Officer of Franco-Nevada C...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Paul's total compensation ($USD2.74M) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD7.21M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Paul's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: FNV's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: FNV's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Franco-Nevada Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Franco-Nevada Corporation
- Ticker: FNV
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2007
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$32.149b
- Shares outstanding: 191.02m
- Website: https://www.franco-nevada.com
Number of Employees
- Franco-Nevada Corporation
- 199 Bay Street
- Suite 2000
- M5L 1G9
Franco-Nevada Corporation operates as a gold-focused royalty and stream company in the United States, Latin America, Canada, Australia, Europe, and Africa, and internationally. It operates through two segm...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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