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
Leigh Creek Energy. 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
Leigh Creek Energy's
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Leigh Creek Energy'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 Leigh Creek Energy 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 Oil and Gas industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Leigh Creek Energy
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Leigh Creek Energy's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Leigh Creek Energy's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Leigh Creek Energy's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Leigh Creek Energy is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Leigh Creek Energy 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.
Leigh Creek Energy'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.
Leigh Creek Energy
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
Leigh Creek Energy's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Leigh Creek Energy is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Leigh Creek Energy has no long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Leigh Creek Energy'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.
Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.4x debt.
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. Phillip J. Staveley, also known as Phil, CPA, BA (Acc) (Hons), Dipl Btr, serves as Managing Director and Director of Leigh Creek Energy Limited since December 5, 2017. Mr. Staveley served as the Chief Executive Officer of Leigh Creek Energy Limited since February 10, 2016 and served as its Chief Financial Officer until October 7, 2016. Mr. Staveley started his career in the oil and gas sector working for Schlumberger in London, followed by a number of years with SAGASCO and SAOG (South Australian Oil and Gas Company). He spent almost ten years with Normandy Mining Ltd. Whilst with Normandy he fulfilled a number of planning, finance, M&A and commercial roles, including the establishment of a Group Supply Function and three years based in Rio de Janeiro as the CFO of TVX Normandy Americas. He is a qualified Accountant who has 30 years’ experience working in the resources sector.
Phil's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Phil's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
Leigh Creek Energy
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Leigh Creek Energy management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Daniel Douglas Peters
MD & Director
General Manager Technical
Consultant & Non-Executive Director
Human Resource Manager
Company Secretary (Leave of Absence)
Joint Company Secretary
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
Leigh Creek Energy
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Leigh Creek Energy board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Leigh Creek Energy Limited operates as an energy company in Australia. The company explores for coal and synthesis gas comprising methane, hydrogen, and carbon monoxide. It focuses on developing the Leigh Creek Energy project located to the north of Adelaide, South Australia. The company also operates energy markets, including National Electricity Market, South Australia Electricity Market, and National Wholesale Gas Markets. The company was formerly known as Marathon Resources Limited and changed its name to Leigh Creek Energy Limited in August 2015. Leigh Creek Energy Limited is headquartered in Adelaide, Australia.
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