Explor Resources Inc., a junior gold and base metals mining and exploration company, engages in the acquisition and exploration of mining properties in Canada.
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Share Price & News
How has Explor Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EXS has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: EXS exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 26.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EXS exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 10.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Explor Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Explor Resources 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 EXS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate EXS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EXS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: EXS 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 EXS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EXS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.5x).
How is Explor Resources 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 Explor Resources 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of EXS’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Explor Resources competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Explor Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EXS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: EXS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EXS is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -1.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare EXS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: EXS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-1.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EXS has a negative Return on Equity (-26.7%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Explor Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EXS's short term assets (CA$278.2K) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$4.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: EXS's short term assets (CA$278.2K) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$18.5K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EXS's debt to equity ratio (11.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EXS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.2% to 11.7% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: EXS has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: EXS's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.1x debt).
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: EXS has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: EXS has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 60.9% each year.
What is Explor Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate EXS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate EXS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EXS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EXS'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 EXS'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
Chris Dupont 0
Mr. J. D. Christian Dupont, also known as Chris, P.Eng. serve as Non Independent Director, President and Chief Executive Officer at Galleon Gold Corp. Mr. Dupont has been the President, Director and Chief ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chris's total compensation ($USD83.17K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD165.67K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chris's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||5.8yrs||CA$36.00k||no data|
|Corporate Secretary||9yrs||no data||0.0070% CA$420.2|
|Executive Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EXS's management team is seasoned and experienced (9 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||10.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||12yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||4.9yrs||no data||0.050% CA$3.0k|
Experienced Board: EXS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.3 years average tenure).
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 diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.6%.
Explor Resources Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Explor Resources Inc.
- Ticker: EXS
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$6.012m
- Shares outstanding: 200.40m
- Website: https://www.explorresources.com
- Explor Resources Inc.
- 15 Gamble Street East
- Suite 204
- J9X 3B6
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EXS||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Nov 1988|
|E1H1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 1988|
Explor Resources Inc., a junior gold and base metals mining and exploration company, engages in the acquisition and exploration of mining properties in Canada. The company focuses on exploring the Abitibi Greenstone Belt of Ontario and Quebec. Its flagship project is the Timmins Porcupine West property that consists of 264 unpatented mining units and 3 patented claims located in the Bristol and Ogden Townships. The company was formerly known as Odaat Inc. and changed its name to Explor Resources Inc. in January 2004. Explor Resources Inc. was incorporated in 1986 and is based in Rouyn-Noranda, Canada. As of December 23, 2019, Explor Resources Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Galleon Gold Corp.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/01/02 23:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/12/27 00:00|
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