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 Argex Titanium is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Argex Titanium 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
Argex Titanium. 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
Argex Titanium's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Argex Titanium has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the DE Chemicals industry average.
Take a look at our analysis of ASV’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 size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength 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 Argex Titanium'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 Argex Titanium 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 Chemicals industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Argex Titanium's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Argex Titanium's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Argex Titanium's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Argex Titanium is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Argex Titanium 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.
Argex Titanium'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
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.
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. Mazen Alnaimi has been an Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Argex Titanium Inc. since July 26, 2016. Mr. Alnaimi has vast experience spanning almost 30 years in the commercialization of green field oil and gas, petrochemicals and steelmaking projects. He started his professional career with Aramco, the oil production arm of the Saudi government, where he held positions of increasing responsibility. He was Project Engineer for a sea water injection facility and Design Manager for a refinery unit in Qassim, Saudi Arabia, assigned to work with Bechtel, first in San Francisco and later in Tokyo, Japan. He left Aramco in 1985 to enter Saudi Fransi Bank, where he became involved in assessing the risk associated with financing mega petrochemical and steel production facilities on the bank's behalf. In 1989, he started the first private-sector petrochemical facility in the Arabian Gulf, involving investors from five Gulf countries. As Managing Partner, he was the visionary behind the project, from initial conceptualization to feasibility studies, technology selection and development, construction, commissioning, production, marketing and operations. In 2000, he started the first medium-section structural steel company in the Gulf region, United Gulf Steel, another very successful venture, where he played the same role that he had at Chemanol. In 2001, he started a successful decorative laminate plant (MODECOR), again as a green field project. He has started several businesses in consulting, logistics and oil and gas services. After earning a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska (1977) and an M.B.A. from the University of Houston (1981).
Mazen's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Mazen's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The tenure for the Argex Titanium management team is about average.
Executive Chairman & CEO
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Argex Titanium board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors
Executive Chairman & CEO
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
More shares have been bought than sold by Argex Titanium insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.
Argex Titanium Inc. produces titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment in Canada. The company develops a chemical process for the production of high-grade TiO2 for use in paint, plastic, catalytic coating, paper, sunscreen, packaging, printing ink, toothpaste, food, pharmaceutical, and other TiO2 applications. Its proprietary process is designed to produce TiO2 and other by-products. The company was formerly known as Argex Mining Inc. and changed its name to Argex Titanium Inc. in July 2012. Argex Titanium Inc. is headquartered in Laval, Canada.
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