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
Signature Resources. 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
Signature Resources'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 Signature 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
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 Signature Resources's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Signature Resources's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Signature Resources's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Signature Resources is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Signature Resources 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.
Signature Resources'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.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Signature Resources's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Signature Resources's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Signature Resources's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Signature Resources's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Signature Resources has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
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. Walter Hanych, P.Geo., has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Signature Resources Ltd. since February 14, 2013. Mr. Hanych has 33-years of experience in varied geological environments throughout Canada and internationally. More recently, positions included Chief Geologist and Project Manager for various exploration companies, including Copper Fox Metals at their World Class 800+ Mt Schaft Creek porphyry copper project (Teck Resources/Copper Fox Metals JV) and projects consultant to Mantis Mineral Corp. Experienced in gold (epithermal and mesothermal), base metal (VMS, structural and porphyry), nickel (SIC, magmatic), uranium, PGE (SIC, magmatic) and industrial mineral exploration throughout Canada and internationally. Mr. Hanych has worked or consulted for over 20-companies, including INCO and Falconbridge Nickel. He was involved with the team that initially recognized, the Cote Lake deposit (Iamgold Corporation) as a gold mineralized brecciated intrusive system. He has been a Director of Gondwana Oil Corp since August 01, 2014. He has been a Director at Signature Resources Ltd. since February 14, 2013. He served as Director of European Metals Corp. from August 1, 2014 to March 2015. Mr. Hanych is a registered P.Geo. in Ontario. He is a member of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario, Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan, Society of Economic Geologists and Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree (1978) in geology from Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario. He is a Consulting Geologist.
Walter's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Walter's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Canada.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Signature Resources management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
CFO & Director
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Signature Resources board of directors is about average.
What You Must Know About Signature Resources Ltd's (CVE:SGU) Major Investors
With this size of ownership, retail investors can collectively play a role in major company policies that affect shareholders returns, including executive remuneration and the appointment of directors. … Private Company Ownership Potential investors in SGU should also look at another important group of investors: private companies, with a stake of 1.86%, who are primarily invested because of strategic and capital gain interests. … However, an ownership of this size may be relatively insignificant, meaning that these shareholders may not have the potential to influence SGU's business strategy.
Does Signature Resources Ltd's (CVE:SGU) CEO Pay Matter?
Check out our latest analysis for Signature Resources What has SGU's performance been like? … Usually I would look at market cap and earnings as a proxy for performance, however, SGU's negative earnings reduces the usefulness of my formula. … If you have not done so already, I urge you to complete your research by taking a look at the following: Governance: To find out more about SGU's governance, look through our infographic report of the company's board and management.
Signature Resources Ltd (CVE:SGU): Risks You Need To Consider Before Buying
SGU’s beta indicates it is a stock that investors may find valuable if they want to reduce the overall market risk exposure of their stock portfolio. … This is an interesting conclusion, since both SGU’s size and industry indicates the stock should have a higher beta than it currently has. … I examine SGU’s ratio of fixed assets to total assets to see whether the company is highly exposed to the risk of this type of constraint.
Why Signature Resources Ltd's (TSXV:SGU) Ownership Structure Is Important
In this article, I will take a quick look at Signature Resources Ltd’s (TSXV:SGU) recent ownership structure – an unconventional investing subject, but an important one. … View our latest analysis for Signature Resources TSXV:SGU Ownership_summary Dec 8th 17 Insider Ownership Insiders form another group of important ownership types as they manage the company's operations and decide the best use of capital. … Private Company Ownership Potential investors in SGU should also look at another important group of investors: private companies, with a stake of 1.97%, who are primarily invested because of strategic and capital gain interests.
What Did Signature Resources Ltd's (TSXV:SGU) CEO Take Home Last Year?
Normally I would use earnings and market cap to account for variations in performance, however, SGU's negative earnings lower the usefulness of my formula. … the board of directors) how they think about the CEO's incentive alignment with shareholders and how they balance this with retention and reward. … To research more about these fundamentals, I recommend you check out our simple infographic report on SGU's financial metrics.
What’s Ahead For Signature Resources Ltd (TSXV:SGU)?
TSXV:SGU PE PEG Gauge Nov 17th 17 The metals and mining industry is trading at a PE ratio of 11x, lower than the rest of the Canadian stock market PE of 17x. … If your initial investment thesis is around the growth prospects of SGU, there are other metals and mining companies that have delivered higher growth, and perhaps trading at a discount to the industry average. … Although its growth has delivered lower growth relative to its metals and mining peers in the near term, the market may be pessimistic on the stock, leading to a potential undervaluation.
Signature Resources Ltd. acquires and explores for mineral properties in Canada. The company primarily focuses on the exploration of gold properties. It owns a 100% interest in the Lingman Lake gold property that includes 4 free hold patented claims and 50 staked claims covering an area of 9,896.8 hectares in Ontario. Signature Resources Ltd. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
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