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Moneta Gold TSX:ME Stock Report

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14 Aug, 2022


Company Financials +
ME fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6

ME Stock Overview

Moneta Gold Inc. operates as a resource exploration company in Canada.

Moneta Gold Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Moneta Gold
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$1.94
52 Week HighCA$2.97
52 Week LowCA$1.43
1 Month Change25.16%
3 Month Change-12.22%
1 Year Change-8.92%
3 Year Change169.45%
5 Year Change115.56%
Change since IPO-2.02%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

MECA Metals and MiningCA Market

Return vs Industry: ME exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned -14.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ME underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 0.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ME's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ME volatility
ME Average Weekly Movement8.3%
Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement11.7%
Market Average Movement10.6%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market18.9%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market4.3%

Stable Share Price: ME is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ME's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1910n/aGary O'Connor

Moneta Gold Inc. operates as a resource exploration company in Canada. The company explores for gold deposits. Its flagship project is the Tower gold project located to the east of Timmins.

Moneta Gold Fundamentals Summary

How do Moneta Gold's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ME fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$185.09m
Earnings (TTM)-CA$15.88m
Revenue (TTM)n/a


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ME income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueCA$0
Gross ProfitCA$0
Other ExpensesCA$15.88m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.17
Gross Margin0.00%
Net Profit Margin0.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.1%

How did ME perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is ME undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Price-To-Book vs Peers

  • Price-To-Book vs Industry

  • Price-To-Book vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ME?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

ME key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenuen/a
Enterprise Value/EBITDA-8.9x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Book Ratio vs Peers

How does ME's PB Ratio compare to its peers?

ME PB Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PB ratio for ME vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPBEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average15.3x
AOT Ascot Resources
GBRR Great Bear Royalties
RBX Robex Resources
ME Moneta Gold

Price-To-Book vs Peers: ME is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (3.3x) compared to the peer average (15.3x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does ME's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the CA Metals and Mining Industry?

Price-To-Book vs Industry: ME is expensive based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (3.3x) compared to the Canadian Metals and Mining industry average (1.7x)

Price to Book Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is ME's PB Ratio compared to its Fair PB Ratio? This is the expected PB Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

ME PB Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PB Ratio3.3x
Fair PB Ration/a

Price-To-Book vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ME's Price-To-Book Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of ME when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ME's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ME's fair value for valuation analysis.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but analysts are not within a statistically confident range of agreement.

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Future Growth

How is Moneta Gold forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if ME's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.6%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if ME's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if ME's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ME is forecast to have no revenue next year.

High Growth Revenue: ME is forecast to have no revenue next year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ME's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

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Past Performance

How has Moneta Gold performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ME is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: ME is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ME is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 27.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ME's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: ME is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-15.8%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ME has a negative Return on Equity (-28.38%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Moneta Gold's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ME's short term assets (CA$5.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$3.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: ME's short term assets (CA$5.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$1.6M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ME has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ME's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

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: ME has sufficient cash runway for 3 months based on last reported free cash flow, but has since raised additional capital.

Forecast Cash Runway: ME is forecast to have sufficient cash runway for 2 months based on free cash flow estimates, but has since raised additional capital.

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What is Moneta Gold current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ME's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ME's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ME's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ME's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as ME has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Gary O'Connor





Mr. Gary Vincent O'Connor, B.Sc., FAusIMM, serves as President and Chief Executive Officer at Moneta Gold Inc. (formerly known as Moneta Porcupine Mines Inc.) since May 2017. He serves as Director at Wasec...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Gary's total compensation ($USD208.16K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD186.79K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Gary's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ME's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: ME's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.4%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Moneta Gold Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Moneta Gold Inc.
  • Ticker: ME
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1910
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: CA$185.092m
  • Shares outstanding: 95.41m
  • Website:


  • Moneta Gold Inc.
  • 65 Third Avenue
  • Timmins
  • Ontario
  • P4N 1C2
  • Canada


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/14 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/12 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.