International Battery Metals Ltd., a technology company, engages in developing technologies for the extraction and processing of lithium from various sources.
Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has International Battery Metals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 8RE's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
DE Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: 8RE exceeded the German Metals and Mining industry which returned -32.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 8RE exceeded the German Market which returned -0.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is International Battery Metals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is International Battery Metals 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 8RE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 8RE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 8RE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: 8RE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 8RE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 8RE is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the DE Metals and Mining industry average (4.2x).
How is International Battery Metals 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 International Battery Metals 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.
- Examine International Battery Metals's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- International Battery Metals competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has International Battery Metals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 8RE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 8RE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 8RE is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -58.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 8RE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 8RE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-1.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 8RE has a negative Return on Equity (-68.14%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is International Battery Metals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 8RE's short term assets (CA$166.0K) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$1.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: 8RE has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 8RE is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 8RE had no debt 5 years ago.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: 8RE has sufficient cash runway for 0 months based on last reported free cash flow, but has since raised additional capital.
Forecast Cash Runway: 8RE is forecast to have sufficient cash runway for 0 months based on free cash flow estimates, but has since raised additional capital.
What is International Battery Metals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8RE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8RE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8RE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8RE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 8RE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. John L. Burba, Ph.D, has been Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of International Battery Metals Ltd. since April 13, 2018.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD151.76K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD423.20K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare John's compensation with company performance.
|CFO & Director||3.08yrs||CA$242.00k||0.13% CA$5.6k|
|Executive Vice President of Operations||2.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: 8RE's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).
|CFO & Director||3.08yrs||CA$242.00k||0.13% CA$5.6k|
|Independent Director||0.83yr||CA$6.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||CA$147.70k||0.028% CA$1.2k|
Experienced Board: 8RE's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 25.6%.
International Battery Metals Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: International Battery Metals Ltd.
- Ticker: 8RE
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 2010
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$6.337m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$4.194m
- Shares outstanding: 63.37m
- Website: https://ibatterymetals.com
- International Battery Metals Ltd.
- 744 West Hastings Street
- Suite 510
- British Columbia
- V6C 1A5
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|IBAT||CNSX (Canadian National Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Nov 2012|
|8RE||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2012|
|RHHN.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Nov 2012|
International Battery Metals Ltd., a technology company, engages in developing technologies for the extraction and processing of lithium from various sources. It focuses on lithium brine extraction from oil field brines for petro lithium extraction projects. The company was formerly known as Rheingold Exploration Corp. and changed its name to International Battery Metals Ltd. in August 2017. International Battery Metals Ltd. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/03 00:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/02 00:00|
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.