Aurcana Corporation engages in the exploration, development, and operation of natural resource properties.
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Aurcana's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AUN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: AUN exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 30.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AUN exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -12.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Aurcana's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 months ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Aurcana (CVE:AUN) Shares A Year Ago Have A 62% Loss To Show For It
5 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Aurcana Corporation (CVE:AUN) Insiders Buy Up More Shares?
6 months ago | Simply Wall StIf You Had Bought Aurcana (CVE:AUN) Stock A Year Ago, You'd Be Sitting On A 67% Loss, Today
Is Aurcana 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 AUN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AUN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AUN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: AUN 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 AUN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AUN is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.2x).
How is Aurcana 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 Aurcana 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.
- Examine Aurcana's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Aurcana competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Aurcana performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AUN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AUN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AUN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 41% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AUN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AUN 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: AUN has a negative Return on Equity (-10.07%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Aurcana's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AUN's short term assets ($6.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($358.1K).
Long Term Liabilities: AUN's short term assets ($6.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AUN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AUN had no debt 5 years ago.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: AUN has sufficient cash runway for 9 months based on last reported free cash flow, but has since raised additional capital.
Forecast Cash Runway: AUN is forecast to have sufficient cash runway for 9 months based on free cash flow estimates, but has since raised additional capital.
What is Aurcana current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AUN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AUN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AUN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AUN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kevin Drover (67yo)
Mr. Kevin Cameron Drover is President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Ouray Silver Mines, Inc. Mr. Drover has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Aurcana Corporation since July 9, 2014 a ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kevin's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD173.94K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Kevin's compensation with company performance.
|Chief Financial Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Geologist||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Corporate Secretary||no data||no data||0.045% $52.9k|
Experienced Management: AUN's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Director||1.58yrs||no data||0.27% $317.6k|
|Director||1.58yrs||no data||0.27% $317.6k|
Experienced Board: AUN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.6 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 been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 68.3%.
Aurcana Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Aurcana Corporation
- Ticker: AUN
- Exchange: TSXV
- Industry: Silver
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$117.432m
- Shares outstanding: 195.72m
- Website: https://www.aurcana.com
- Aurcana Corporation
- 789 West Pender Street
- Suite 850
- British Columbia
- V6C 1H2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AUN||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 2018|
|AUNF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 2018|
|UHY0||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 2018|
Aurcana Corporation engages in the exploration, development, and operation of natural resource properties. The company primarily explores for silver, as well as for gold, lead, copper, and zinc deposits. It owns the Revenue-Virginius Mine located in Colorado; and the Shafter-Presidio silver property located in Texas, the United States. Aurcana Corporation is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/03 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|
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.