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Guyana Goldstrike

Executive Summary

Guyana Goldstrike Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of resource properties.


Snowflake Analysis

Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Guyana Goldstrike's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-16.7%

GYA

-3.1%

CA Metals and Mining

1.3%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-83.9%

GYA

46.3%

CA Metals and Mining

-13.7%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: GYA underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 46.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GYA underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -13.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GYAIndustryMarket
7 Day-16.7%-3.1%1.3%
30 Day0%5.6%4.2%
90 Day-50.0%21.0%-13.6%
1 Year-83.9%-83.9%47.4%46.3%-10.7%-13.7%
3 Year-90.7%-90.7%24.3%22.1%-1.1%-10.3%
5 Year-58.3%-58.3%60.6%56.0%13.4%-3.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Guyana Goldstrike undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.29x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

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

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GYA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.7x).


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Future Growth

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

23.3%

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 Guyana Goldstrike 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 Guyana Goldstrike performed over the past 5 years?

-77.0%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GYA is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: GYA is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if GYA's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

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

Earnings vs Industry: GYA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (16.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: GYA has a negative Return on Equity (-61.29%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Guyana Goldstrike's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GYA's short term assets (CA$574.3K) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$897.2K).

Long Term Liabilities: GYA's short term assets (CA$574.3K) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$215.0K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GYA's debt to equity ratio (8.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if GYA's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


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: Insufficient data to determine if GYA has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if GYA has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


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Dividend

What is Guyana Goldstrike's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

2.3yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Peter Berdusco

5yrs

Tenure

CA$101,000

Compensation

Mr. Peter D. Berdusco, serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Guyana Goldstrike Inc., since May 15, 2015. His principal occupation during the past five years including: President an ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD155.71K).

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


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Berdusco
President5yrsCA$101.00k1.88% CA$27.4k
Scott Davis
CFO & Director5yrsCA$47.55k3.59% CA$52.5k
Robert Angus
Advisor to the Board of Directors0.67yrno datano data
Edward Rochette
Director0.58yrno datano data
Donald Birak
Technical Advisor to the Board of Directors0.67yrno datano data
Rodney Stevens
Independent Director3.17yrsno data0.27% CA$4.0k
Yingting Guo
Member of Advisory Board2.67yrsno datano data
Sandy McVey
Member of Advisory Board1.5yrsno datano data
Sha Liu
Director2.33yrsno datano data

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: GYA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Guyana Goldstrike Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Guyana Goldstrike Inc.
  • Ticker: GYA
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 2006
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$1.461m
  • Shares outstanding: 58.45m
  • Website: https://www.guyanagoldstrike.com

Location

  • Guyana Goldstrike Inc.
  • 580 Hornby Street
  • Suite 510
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6C 3B6
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GYATSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADJan 2008
GYNA.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJan 2008
1ZTDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJan 2008

Biography

Guyana Goldstrike Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of resource properties. It explores for gold deposits. The company’s flagship property is the Marudi Gold Project that covers an area of approximately 13,500 acres located in Guyana, South America. The company was formerly known as Swift Resources Inc. and changed its name to Guyana Goldstrike Inc. in March 2017. Guyana Goldstrike Inc. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/27 07:47
End of Day Share Price2020/05/26 00:00
Earnings2019/04/30
Annual Earnings2019/04/30


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.