Arctic Star Exploration Corp., a junior natural resource company, acquires, explores for, and develops mineral properties in Canada and Finland. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Arctic Star Exploration's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ADD is more volatile than 90% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 29% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ADD's weekly volatility (29%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Canadian stocks.
7 Day Return
CA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: ADD exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 19.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ADD exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 34.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Arctic Star Exploration's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Arctic Star Exploration 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 ADD's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ADD's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ADD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: ADD 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 ADD's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ADD is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.9x).
How is Arctic Star Exploration forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Arctic Star Exploration has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Arctic Star Exploration performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ADD is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ADD is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ADD is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 2.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ADD's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ADD is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (214.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ADD has a negative Return on Equity (-26.15%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Arctic Star Exploration's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ADD's short term assets (CA$1.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$999.4K).
Long Term Liabilities: ADD has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ADD's debt to equity ratio (12%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ADD's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 17.1% to 12% over the past 5 years.
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: ADD has sufficient cash runway for 4 months based on last reported free cash flow, but has since raised additional capital.
Forecast Cash Runway: ADD is forecast to have sufficient cash runway for 3 months based on free cash flow estimates, but has since raised additional capital.
What is Arctic Star Exploration current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADD'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 ADD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ADD'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 ADD'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
Pat Power (57 yo)
Mr. Patrick Edward Power, also known as Pat, is Founder of Western Potash Corp. Mr. Power has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Lake Winn Resources Corp. (Formerly Known as Equitorial...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pat's total compensation ($USD244.79K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD158.38K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pat's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: ADD's management team is seasoned and experienced (14.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ADD's board of directors are considered experienced (9.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ADD insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 163.1%.
Arctic Star Exploration Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Arctic Star Exploration Corp.
- Ticker: ADD
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 2001
- Industry: Precious Metals and Minerals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$15.888m
- Shares outstanding: 117.69m
- Website: https://www.arcticstar.ca
- Arctic Star Exploration Corp.
- 1111 Melville Street
- Suite 1100
- British Columbia
- V6E 3V6
Arctic Star Exploration Corp., a junior natural resource company, acquires, explores for, and develops mineral properties in Canada and Finland. The company primarily explores for diamond and niobium/rare ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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