Sonora Gold & Silver Corp., an exploration stage company, engages in the exploration and development of precious and base metal projects in Tanzania.
Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Sonora Gold & Silver's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SOC'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: SOC underperformed the Canadian Metals and Mining industry which returned 36.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SOC underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -11.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sonora Gold & Silver's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDo Institutions Own Sonora Gold & Silver Corp. (CVE:SOC) Shares?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWe're Keeping An Eye On Sonora Gold & Silver's (CVE:SOC) Cash Burn Rate
4 months ago | Simply Wall StWhat Type Of Shareholder Owns Sonora Gold & Silver Corp.'s (CVE:SOC)?
Is Sonora Gold & 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 SOC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SOC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SOC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: SOC 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 SOC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SOC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the CA Metals and Mining industry average (1.7x).
How is Sonora Gold & 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 Sonora Gold & 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of SOC’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.
- Sonora Gold & 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 Sonora Gold & Silver performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SOC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SOC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SOC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 4.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SOC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SOC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (15.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SOC has a negative Return on Equity (-19.98%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Sonora Gold & Silver's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SOC's short term assets (CA$59.4K) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$5.5K).
Long Term Liabilities: SOC's short term assets (CA$59.4K) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$-5.5K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SOC is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SOC 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: SOC has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: SOC has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 4.5% each year
What is Sonora Gold & Silver's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SOC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SOC'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 SOC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SOC'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 SOC'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
Mr. Kenneth Churchill, also known as Ken, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sonora Gold and Silver Corp. since August 1, 2008 and has been its Director since June 26, 2008. He has succe ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ken's total compensation ($USD43.55K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD158.99K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ken's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CFO & Director||7.42yrs||CA$36.00k||0.56% CA$12.0k|
|Executive Officer of Corporate Development & Investor Relations||14.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Consultant||9.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SOC's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.3 years average tenure).
|CFO & Director||7.42yrs||CA$36.00k||0.56% CA$12.0k|
|Independent Director||14.75yrs||no data||0.11% CA$2.2k|
|Independent Director||4.42yrs||no data||0.17% CA$3.6k|
Experienced Board: SOC's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sonora Gold & Silver Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sonora Gold & Silver Corp.
- Ticker: SOC
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$2.128m
- Shares outstanding: 70.93m
- Website: https://www.sonoragoldcorp.com
- Sonora Gold & Silver Corp.
- 905 West Pender Street
- Suite 210
- British Columbia
- V6C 1L6
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SOC||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Feb 1992|
|SOCJ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Feb 1992|
Sonora Gold & Silver Corp., an exploration stage company, engages in the exploration and development of precious and base metal projects in Tanzania. The company primarily focuses on the exploration of gold and silver mineral properties. It holds interests in the Handeni concession located in Tanzania. The company was formerly known as Mont Blanc Resources and changed its name to Sonora Gold & Silver Corp. in July 2008. Sonora Gold & Silver Corp. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/01 04:11|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/27 00:00|
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