Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. engages in the exploration of mineral properties in the United States.
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Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Northern Dynasty Minerals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ND3'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: ND3 underperformed the German Metals and Mining industry which returned -22% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ND3 underperformed the German Market which returned 12.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Northern Dynasty Minerals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Northern Dynasty Minerals 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 ND3's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ND3's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ND3 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: ND3 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 ND3's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ND3 is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the DE Metals and Mining industry average (4.2x).
How is Northern Dynasty Minerals forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
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 Northern Dynasty Minerals 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of ND3’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.
- Northern Dynasty Minerals competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Northern Dynasty Minerals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ND3 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ND3 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ND3 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -10.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ND3's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ND3 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-8.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ND3 has a negative Return on Equity (-48.33%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Northern Dynasty Minerals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ND3's short term assets (CA$14.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$18.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: ND3's short term assets (CA$14.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$992.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ND3 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: ND3 had no debt 5 years ago.
Inventory Level: ND3 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if ND3's debt is 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: ND3 has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: ND3 has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -25.5% each year
What is Northern Dynasty Minerals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ND3's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ND3'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 ND3's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ND3'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 ND3'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
Ron Thiessen (67yo)
Mr. Ronald William Thiessen, also known as Ron, FCPA, CPA, FCA has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. from November 2001. Mr. Thiessen has been a Director of N ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ron's total compensation ($USD771.17K) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD618.02K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ron's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||15.8yrs||CA$284.00k||0.96% CA$2.5m|
|CEO, President & COO of Pebble Ltd Partnership||6yrs||CA$1.99m||0.017% CA$43.5k|
|Chief Financial officer||0.8yrs||no data||0.024% CA$60.5k|
|Vice President of Corporate Communications||7.7yrs||CA$199.48k||0.13% CA$342.9k|
|Executive Vice President of Environment & Sustainability||15.7yrs||CA$245.15k||0.0023% CA$5.9k|
|Secretary||12yrs||no data||0.0050% CA$12.9k|
Experienced Management: ND3's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.8 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||15.8yrs||CA$284.00k||0.96% CA$2.5m|
|Independent Director||4.3yrs||CA$107.33k||0.17% CA$431.1k|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||CA$109.25k||0.097% CA$247.6k|
|Lead Independent Director||0yrs||CA$114.97k||0.15% CA$387.1k|
|Independent Director||6.4yrs||CA$109.25k||0.027% CA$67.9k|
|Independent Director||3.9yrs||CA$107.33k||0.048% CA$123.5k|
Experienced Board: ND3's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ND3 insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9.6%.
Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd.
- Ticker: ND3
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$366.770m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$255.529m
- Shares outstanding: 436.63m
- Website: https://www.northerndynastyminerals.com
- Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd.
- 1040 West Georgia Street
- 15th Floor
- British Columbia
- V6E 4H1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NDM||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Apr 1987|
|NAK||AMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Apr 1987|
|ND3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 1987|
|0VA3||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Apr 1987|
Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. engages in the exploration of mineral properties in the United States. Its principal mineral property is the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum project that includes 2,402 mineral claims covering approximately 417 square miles located in southwest Alaska. The company was formerly known as Northern Dynasty Explorations Ltd. and changed its name to Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. in October 1997. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/22 20:34|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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