Griffin Mining Limited, a mining and investment company, engages in the mining, exploration, and development of mineral properties.
Excellent balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Griffin Mining's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GFM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
GB Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: GFM underperformed the UK Metals and Mining industry which returned -27% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GFM underperformed the UK Market which returned -22.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Griffin Mining's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Griffin Mining undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GFM (£0.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.27)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GFM is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GFM is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.8x) compared to the Metals and Mining industry average (6.9x).
PE vs Market: GFM is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.8x) compared to the UK market (12.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GFM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GFM is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the GB Metals and Mining industry average (0.9x).
How is Griffin Mining forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if GFM's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if GFM's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the UK market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: GFM's revenue (8.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (2.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GFM's revenue (8.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if GFM's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Griffin Mining performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GFM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GFM's current net profit margins (17%) are lower than last year (33.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GFM's earnings have grown significantly by 48.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GFM's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GFM had negative earnings growth (-66.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (7.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GFM's Return on Equity (6.6%) is considered low.
How is Griffin Mining's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GFM's short term assets ($27.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($29.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: GFM's short term assets ($27.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($5.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GFM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: GFM has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 30.4%.
Debt Coverage: GFM has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: GFM has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: GFM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: GFM's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.4359970384446E+17x debt).
What is Griffin Mining's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GFM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GFM'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 GFM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GFM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: GFM is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GFM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Griffin Mining has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: GFM insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Griffin Mining Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Griffin Mining Limited
- Ticker: GFM
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: UK£77.511m
- Shares outstanding: 172.25m
- Website: https://www.griffinmining.com
Number of Employees
- Griffin Mining Limited
- Royal Trust House
- 8th Floor
- Greater London
- SW1Y 6LX
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GFM||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Sep 1993|
|GG7||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Sep 1993|
Griffin Mining Limited, a mining and investment company, engages in the mining, exploration, and development of mineral properties. The company explores for zinc, gold, silver, lead, and base and precious metal deposits. Its principal property is the Caijiaying mine located in Hebei Province, the People’s Republic of China. The company was formerly known as European Mining Finance Ltd. and changed its name to Griffin Mining Limited in January 1998. Griffin Mining Limited was founded in 1988 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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