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Silvercorp Metals

Executive Summary

Silvercorp Metals Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and mining of mineral properties in China. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and slightly overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Silvercorp Metals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SVM has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.6%

SVM

-2.5%

CA Metals and Mining

-1.2%

CA Market


1 Year Return

90.5%

SVM

53.1%

CA Metals and Mining

-4.5%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: SVM exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 54.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SVM exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -3.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SVMIndustryMarket
7 Day-3.6%-2.5%-1.2%
30 Day-13.3%-6.8%-0.03%
90 Day-6.2%-3.9%0.9%
1 Year91.5%90.5%54.3%53.1%-1.0%-4.5%
3 Year197.9%190.3%49.7%46.7%6.4%-4.0%
5 Year842.5%812.4%139.5%132.2%34.5%13.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Silvercorp Metals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Silvercorp Metals undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

35.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SVM (CA$9.58) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$14.88)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SVM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SVM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.8x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (24.4x).

PE vs Market: SVM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.8x) compared to the Canadian market (16.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SVM's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SVM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Silvercorp Metals forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

-15.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SVM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-15.9% per year).

Earnings vs Market: SVM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-15.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SVM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: SVM's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (5.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SVM's revenue (2.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SVM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7%).


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Past Performance

How has Silvercorp Metals performed over the past 5 years?

49.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SVM has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SVM's current net profit margins (23.2%) are lower than last year (24.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SVM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 49.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: SVM's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: SVM had negative earnings growth (-10.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (78.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SVM's Return on Equity (9.9%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Silvercorp Metals's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SVM's short term assets ($191.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($37.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: SVM's short term assets ($191.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($46.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SVM is debt free.

Reducing Debt: SVM had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: SVM has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: SVM has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Silvercorp Metals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.34%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SVM's dividend (0.34%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.69%).

High Dividend: SVM's dividend (0.34%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.85%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SVM is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: SVM 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: SVM is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SVM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


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Management

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

5.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rui Feng (57 yo)

5.83yrs

Tenure

US$2,613,837

Compensation

Dr. Rui Feng, Ph.D. (Geo), is a Director of New Pacific Metals Corp. since May 2004. He is Founder of New Pacific Metals Corp. He had been the Chief Executive Officer of New Pacific Metals Corp. since Janu ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rui's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD2.06M).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rui Feng
Chairman & CEO5.83yrsUS$2.61m3.24%
$ 54.2m
Zhihua Liu
Chief Financial Officer5.67yrsUS$453.72k0.020%
$ 335.2k
Yong-Jae Kim
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary2yrsUS$424.43k0.0034%
$ 57.5k
Lon Shaver
Vice President2yrsUS$425.28k0.013%
$ 213.1k
Yi Huang
Chief Engineer at China Operations7.75yrsno datano data
Yongming Zhang
Vice President of Explorationno dataUS$151.85kno data
Y Wang
Chief Environment Engineer of Ying Minesno datano datano data
Leon Ma
Senior Resources Geologistno datano datano data

5.7yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: SVM's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rui Feng
Chairman & CEO5.83yrsUS$2.61m3.24%
$ 54.2m
Stephen Simpson
Independent Director17.33yrsUS$193.33k0.53%
$ 8.9m
Yikang Liu
Independent Director14.25yrsUS$168.80k0.045%
$ 747.2k
Tok Kong
Independent Director8.92yrsUS$202.39k0.080%
$ 1.3m
Marina Katusa
Independent Director3.08yrsUS$156.30k0.034%
$ 574.7k

14.3yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SVM's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: SVM insiders have only sold shares 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 2.6%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Silvercorp Metals Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Silvercorp Metals Inc.
  • Ticker: SVM
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Silver
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$1.671b
  • Shares outstanding: 174.44m
  • Website: https://www.silvercorpmetals.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Silvercorp Metals Inc.
  • 1066 West Hastings Street
  • Suite 1750
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6E 3X1
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SVMTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADNov 1991
S9YDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURNov 1991
SVMAMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDNov 1991
0QZ2LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesGBCADNov 1991

Biography

Silvercorp Metals Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and mining of mineral properties in China. The company primarily explores for silver, gold, lea ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/20 00:34
End of Day Share Price2020/10/19 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.