TSXV:XIA

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Xiana Mining Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and exploitation of mineral properties.


Snowflake Analysis

Weak fundamentals or lack of information.

Share Price & News

How has Xiana Mining's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: XIA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

XIA

4.7%

CA Metals and Mining

0.1%

CA Market


1 Year Return

n/a

XIA

5.2%

CA Metals and Mining

4.7%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how XIA performed against the Canadian Metals and Mining industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how XIA performed against the Canadian Market.


Shareholder returns

XIAIndustryMarket
7 Day0%4.7%0.1%
30 Day-8.3%4.2%0.8%
90 Day-43.6%15.2%3.7%
1 Yearn/a5.8%5.2%7.9%4.7%
3 Year25.7%25.7%-2.4%-4.0%17.9%7.3%
5 Year238.5%238.5%25.6%22.0%33.8%14.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Xiana Mining undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Xiana Mining is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Xiana Mining has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of XIA’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.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Xiana Mining regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Materials industry.

Future Growth

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

13.6%

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 Xiana Mining 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 Xiana Mining performed over the past 5 years?

-821.6%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: XIA is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: XIA is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

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

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

Earnings vs Industry: XIA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (11.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: XIA's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Xiana Mining's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: XIA has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: XIA has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: XIA has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: XIA's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: XIA has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: XIA has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not 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: Insufficient data to determine if XIA has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if XIA 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 Xiana Mining's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

3.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Carlos Armando Ballon Barraza (59yo)

4.5yrs

Tenure

US$36,547

Compensation

Mr. Carlos Armando Ballon Barraza, Sr., has been Chairman of Xiana Mining Inc. since August 21, 2015 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since August 21, 2015. Mr. Barraza serves as President of Xiana ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Carlos Armando's total compensation ($USD27.66K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD154.65K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Carlos Armando's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Carlos Armando Ballon Barraza
Chairman4.5yrsUS$36.55k44.09% $5.6m
Anton Drescher
CFO & Director13.5yrsUS$30.97k9.01% $1.1m
Steve Stakiw
Manager of Corporate Communications0yrsno datano data
Rita Adiani
Executive VP & Head of Business Development0.7yrsno datano data
Marla Ritchie
Corporate Secretary1.8yrsUS$24.00kno data

3.1yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: XIA's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Carlos Armando Ballon Barraza
Chairman4.5yrsUS$36.55k44.09% $5.6m
Anton Drescher
CFO & Director13.5yrsUS$30.97k9.01% $1.1m
Robert Baxter
Independent Director6.4yrsUS$66.55k2.77% $351.0k
Brian Kerzner
Independent Director4.5yrsno datano data
Timothy Moody
Independent Director2.1yrsno data1.3% $165.0k

4.5yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: XIA's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).


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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 46.4%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Xiana Mining Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Xiana Mining Inc.
  • Ticker: XIA
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 1981
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$12.652m
  • Shares outstanding: 57.51m
  • Website: https://www.xianamining.com

Location

  • Xiana Mining Inc.
  • 837 West Hastings Street
  • Suite 507
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6C 3N7
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DO51DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURSep 1988
XIATSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADSep 1988
DRIF.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDSep 1988

Biography

Xiana Mining Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and exploitation of mineral properties. It holds 100% ownership of Minera Altos de Punitaqui, which comprises four producing copper-gold mines and covers an area of 11,838 hectares in Region IV, Chile. The company was formerly known as Dorato Resources Inc. and changed its name to Xiana Mining Inc. in October 2013. Xiana Mining Inc. was incorporated in 1981 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 Analysis2020/02/23 02:05
End of Day Share Price2020/02/14 00:00
Earnings2018/12/31
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.