Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Axe Exploration. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Axe Exploration's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 Axe 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Metals and Mining industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Axe Exploration's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Axe Exploration's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Axe Exploration's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Axe Exploration is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Axe Exploration is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Axe Exploration's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Metals and Mining
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. David McDonald has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Typhoon Exploration Inc. since 2002. Mr. McDonald serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Axe Exploration Inc. (formerly Diamond Frank Exploration Inc). He serves as an Executive Officer of Prosys Tech Corporation. He has extensive experience in the mining sector, having served as President of Dianor Resources Inc. from 1996 to 2002, a public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and Autanabi Resources from 1996 to 1998. Mr. McDonald has been a Director of Typhoon Exploration Inc. and Axe Exploration Inc. (formerly Diamond Frank Exploration Inc). since December 27, 2002 and October 17, 2007 respectively.
David's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Axe Exploration board of directors is about average.
Leading Axe Exploration Inc (CVE:AXQ) as the CEO, David Mc Donald took the company to a valuation of CA$2.01m. … Recognizing whether CEO incentives are aligned with shareholders is a crucial part of investing. … This is because, if incentives are aligned, more value is created for shareholders which directly impacts your returns as an investor.
Axe Exploration Inc. primarily engages in the exploration and development of gold and precious metal properties in Quebec, Canada. It also explores for copper, silver, and palladium deposits. The company has 100% interests in the Commandant property consisting of 9 mining claims covering an area of 522.5 hectares; the Gold Peak property, which comprises 43 mining claims covering an area of 1,955 hectares; the Unique property consisting of 12 mining claims covering approximately an area of 449.54 hectares; and the Trésor property, which comprises 20 mining claims covering approximately an area of 851.58 hectares situated in Abitibi. It also holds a 50% interest in the Destorbelle property that consists of 24 contiguous mining claims located in Abitibi. The company was formerly known as Diamond Frank Exploration Inc. and changed its name to Axe Exploration Inc. in April 2013. Axe Exploration Inc. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Laval, Canada.
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