Bear Creek Mining Corporation, an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of precious and base metal properties in Peru.
Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Bear Creek Mining's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BCM'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: BCM underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 50% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BCM exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -3.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bear Creek Mining's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe COO, VP of Operations & GM of Bear Creek Mining Corporation (CVE:BCM), Elsiario Antunez de Mayolo, Just Sold Their Holdings
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Bear Creek Mining (CVE:BCM) Can Afford To Drive Business Growth
2 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Bear Creek Mining Corporation (CVE:BCM) Insiders Sell Shares?
Is Bear Creek Mining 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 BCM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BCM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BCM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: BCM 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 BCM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BCM is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (2.9x).
How is Bear Creek Mining forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
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 Bear Creek Mining 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 Bear Creek Mining'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.
- Bear Creek Mining competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Bear Creek Mining performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BCM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BCM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BCM is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 10.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BCM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BCM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-15.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BCM has a negative Return on Equity (-15.37%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bear Creek Mining's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BCM's short term assets ($29.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: BCM's short term assets ($29.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($10.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BCM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BCM has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: BCM has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BCM has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 25.3% each year.
What is Bear Creek Mining current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BCM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BCM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BCM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BCM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BCM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Tony Hawkshaw (67 yo)
Mr. Anthony Grant Hawkshaw, also known as Tony, BA, CA, has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at Bear Creek Mining Corp. since October 1, 2017. Mr. Hawkshaw served as the Chief Financial ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tony's total compensation ($USD461.03K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD673.85K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tony's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chief Financial Officer||2.42yrs||US$242.86k||no data|
|COO, VP of Operations & GM||7yrs||US$599.28k||0.26% |
|Senior Vice President of Project Delivery||0.58yr||US$441.80k||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Secretary||5.08yrs||no data||0.040% |
|Consultant||4.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BCM's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$89.91k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||0.58yr||US$281.37k||1.13% |
|Independent Director||17.33yrs||US$254.01k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.92yr||US$117.16k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.67yrs||US$90.91k||0.068% |
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$95.91k||0.022% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$80.98k||no data|
Experienced Board: BCM's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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: BCM insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9%.
Bear Creek Mining Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bear Creek Mining Corporation
- Ticker: BCM
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Precious Metals and Minerals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$349.570m
- Shares outstanding: 112.40m
- Website: https://www.bearcreekmining.com
Number of Employees
- Bear Creek Mining Corporation
- 400 Burrard Street
- Suite 1400
- British Columbia
- V6C 3A6
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BCM||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Apr 2003|
|OU6||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 2003|
|BCM||BVL (Bolsa de Valores de Lima)||Yes||Common Shares||PE||USD||Apr 2003|
|BCEK.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Apr 2003|
Bear Creek Mining Corporation, an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of precious and base metal properties in Peru. The company explores for silver, lead, z ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/10 23:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/10 00:00|
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