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
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Frontera Resources is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Frontera Resources 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.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Frontera 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
Frontera Resources's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Frontera Resources has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the DE Oil and Gas industry average.
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 Frontera Resources's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 Frontera 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.
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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 Oil and Gas industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Frontera Resources's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Frontera Resources's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Frontera Resources's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Frontera Resources is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Frontera 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.
Frontera 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
Oil and Gas
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
Frontera Resources's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Frontera Resources's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Frontera Resources's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Frontera 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.
Frontera Resources has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not 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. Zaza Mamulaishvili has been the Chief Executive Officer of Frontera Resources Corporation since July 11, 2017 and serves as its President and served as its Executive Vice President. Mr. Mamulaishvili has been General Director of Frontera Eastern Georgia Ltd., at Frontera Resources Corp. since 1997. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Frontera Resources Corporation from April 20, 2016 to July 11, 2017. Since 1991 to joining Frontera, he served as President of a privately held company MTA Ltd., an exporter of Eastern European crude oil and metals to the international market. From 2001 to 2003, he served as the President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia. He has been an Executive Director of Frontera Resources Corporation since June 18, 2015. Mr. Mamulaishvili holds a medical degree from Tbilisi State Medical University.
Insufficient data for Zaza to compare compensation growth.
Insufficient data for Zaza to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Frontera Resources management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
Frontera Resources Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of oil and gas projects. The company focuses on the development of reserves in known hydrocarbon-bearing basins. It holds a 100% working interest in Block 12 covering an area of approximately 5,550 square kilometers located in the eastern Georgia. The company also has a concession agreement with government of Moldova to explore for, produce, and develop hydrocarbon resources within an area comprising approximately 3 million acres situated in the southern portion of the Moldova. Frontera Resources Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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