Kootenay Silver Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral projects in the Sierra Madre Region of Mexico and British Columbia, Canada.
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Kootenay Silver's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KTN'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: KTN exceeded the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 2.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KTN exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kootenay Silver's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Kootenay Silver 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 KTN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate KTN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KTN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: KTN 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 KTN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KTN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.5x).
How is Kootenay Silver 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 Kootenay Silver 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 Kootenay Silver'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.
- Kootenay Silver competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Kootenay Silver performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KTN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: KTN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KTN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare KTN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: KTN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (11.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KTN has a negative Return on Equity (-2.09%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Kootenay Silver's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KTN's short term assets (CA$10.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$563.8K).
Long Term Liabilities: KTN has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KTN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: KTN has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Inventory Level: KTN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if KTN's debt is covered by short term assets.
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: KTN has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: KTN has sufficient cash runway for 1.8 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 4.7% each year.
What is Kootenay Silver's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KTN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KTN'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 KTN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KTN'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 KTN'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
Jim McDonald (58yo)
Mr. James M. McDonald, also known as Jim, B.Sc., serves as Director at Aldebaran Resources Inc. since July 15, 2019. Mr. McDonald is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Kootenay Silver Inc. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD196.08K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD157.16K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CFO & Corporate Secretary||12.3yrs||CA$143.00k||0.14% CA$100.0k|
|Vice President of Exploration||12.4yrs||CA$241.52k||no data|
Experienced Management: KTN's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||8.2yrs||CA$21.00k||0.0087% CA$6.0k|
|Independent Director||10.7yrs||CA$12.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||11.6yrs||CA$12.00k||0.22% CA$154.5k|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||CA$87.00k||0.092% CA$63.3k|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||CA$16.50k||0.012% CA$8.4k|
Experienced Board: KTN's board of directors are considered experienced (9.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: KTN 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 19.5%.
Kootenay Silver Inc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kootenay Silver Inc
- Ticker: KTN
- Exchange: TSXV
- Industry: Precious Metals and Minerals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$69.056m
- Shares outstanding: 287.73m
- Website: https://www.kootenaysilver.com
- Kootenay Silver Inc
- 1075 West Georgia Street
- Suite 1650
- British Columbia
- V6E 3C9
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KTN||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Mar 2005|
|KOOY.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Mar 2005|
Kootenay Silver Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral projects in the Sierra Madre Region of Mexico and British Columbia, Canada. It explores for silver, gold, lead, and zinc ores. The company primarily holds interests in the La Cigarra silver project covering approximately 18,000 hectares located within the Parral Mining District, in the state of Chihuahua, north central Mexico; and Promontorio and La Negra silver discoveries situated in Sonora, Mexico. The company was formerly known as Kootenay Gold Inc. and changed its name to Kootenay Silver Inc. in February 2012. Kootenay Silver Inc. is based in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 00:26|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 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.