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American Manganese

Executive Summary

American Manganese Inc., an exploration stage company, acquires, explores for, and develops mineral resource projects in British Columbia, Canada and Arizona, the United States.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has American Manganese's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: AMY's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-7.3%

AMY

6.2%

CA Metals and Mining

0.8%

CA Market


1 Year Return

31.0%

AMY

37.8%

CA Metals and Mining

-11.3%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: AMY underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 38.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AMY exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -11.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AMYIndustryMarket
7 Day-7.3%6.2%0.8%
30 Day35.7%17.8%3.0%
90 Day52.0%38.8%9.0%
1 Year31.0%31.0%38.8%37.8%-8.2%-11.3%
3 Year18.8%18.8%37.9%35.6%4.1%-5.8%
5 Year1166.7%1166.7%106.0%100.5%21.5%3.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is American Manganese undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

33.19x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AMY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AMY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AMY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Metals and Mining industry average.

PE vs Market: AMY 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 AMY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AMY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (33.2x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.4x).


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Future Growth

How is American Manganese forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

21.3%

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 American Manganese 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.


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Past Performance

How has American Manganese performed over the past 5 years?

-15.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AMY is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AMY is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AMY is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -15.1% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: AMY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (18.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AMY has a negative Return on Equity (-693.99%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is American Manganese's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AMY's short term assets (CA$559.3K) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$31.2K).

Long Term Liabilities: AMY has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AMY is debt free.

Reducing Debt: AMY had no debt 5 years ago.


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: AMY has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: AMY has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 33.7% each year


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Dividend

What is American Manganese current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AMY'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 AMY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AMY'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 AMY'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?

5.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Larry Reaugh (75yo)

22.42yrs

Tenure

CA$176,500

Compensation

Mr. Larry W. Reaugh has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Manganese Inc. (also known as Ameridex Minerals Corp. and Rocher Deboule Minerals Corp) since February 13, 1998. Mr. Reaug ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Larry's total compensation ($USD129.81K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD175.28K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Larry's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Larry Reaugh
President22.42yrsCA$176.50k2.07% CA$711.0k
Shaheem Ali
Chief Financial Officer7.75yrsCA$85.00k0.18% CA$62.6k
Zarko Meseldzija
CTO & Director0.33yrCA$78.50kno data
Teresa Piorun
Senior Corporate Officer2.17yrsno data0.15% CA$50.5k

5.0yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AMY's management team is considered experienced (5 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Larry Reaugh
President22.42yrsCA$176.50k2.07% CA$711.0k
Zarko Meseldzija
CTO & Director0.33yrCA$78.50kno data
Edward Skoda
Independent Director7.25yrsno data1.77% CA$608.0k
Andris Kikauka
Independent Director27.08yrsno data0.099% CA$33.9k
Daniel McGroarty
Member of Technical & Strategic Advisory Board3.75yrsno datano data
Norman Tribe
Independent Director6.33yrsno data1.68% CA$578.4k
Kurt Lageschulte
Independent Director3.83yrsno datano data
David Langtry
Member of Technical & Strategic Advisory Board3.75yrsno datano data
Shailesh Upreti
Member of Technical & Strategic Advisory Board3.58yrsno datano data
James Hahn
Member of Technical & Strategic Advisory Board2yrsno datano data

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

67yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AMY's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: AMY 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 2.2%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

American Manganese Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: American Manganese Inc.
  • Ticker: AMY
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 1987
  • Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$34.340m
  • Shares outstanding: 180.74m
  • Website: https://www.americanmanganeseinc.com

Location

  • American Manganese Inc.
  • 17942 55th Avenue
  • Unit 2
  • Surrey
  • British Columbia
  • V3S 6C8
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AMYTSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADOct 1988
2AMDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEUROct 1988
AMYZ.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDOct 1988

Biography

American Manganese Inc., an exploration stage company, acquires, explores for, and develops mineral resource projects in British Columbia, Canada and Arizona, the United States. The company owns interests in the Artillery Peak property includes 30 unpatented mineral claims covering approximately 600 acres, and 13 patented surface estates; the Rocher Deboule property totaling an area of 10,230 hectares located in British Columbia; and Lonnie property covering an area of approximately 3,477 hectares located in the Omineca Mining Division of British Columbia. American Manganese Inc., through its patented intellectual property, focuses recycling lithium ion electric vehicle batteries. The company was formerly known as Rocher Deboule Minerals Corporation and changed its name to American Manganese Inc. in January 2010. American Manganese Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Surrey, Canada. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/12 00:24
End of Day Share Price2020/07/10 00:00
Earnings2020/04/30
Annual Earnings2019/07/31


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.