Polymetal International plc operates as a precious metals mining company in Russia, Kazakhstan, East Asia, and Europe. More Details
Outstanding track record, good value and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Polymetal International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: POLY is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: POLY's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
GB Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: POLY underperformed the UK Metals and Mining industry which returned 72.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: POLY underperformed the UK Market which returned 27.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Polymetal International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StInterested In Polymetal International's (LON:POLY) Upcoming US$0.89 Dividend? You Have Three Days Left
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWe Discuss Whether Polymetal International plc's (LON:POLY) CEO Is Due For A Pay Rise
1 month ago | Simply Wall StPolymetal International (LON:POLY) Is Achieving High Returns On Its Capital
Is Polymetal International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: POLY (£15.99) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£44.33)
Significantly Below Fair Value: POLY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: POLY is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.8x) compared to the UK Metals and Mining industry average (12x).
PE vs Market: POLY is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.8x) compared to the UK market (25.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: POLY is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: POLY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.3x) compared to the GB Metals and Mining industry average (2.2x).
How is Polymetal International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: POLY's forecast earnings growth (9.1% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: POLY's earnings (9.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (17.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: POLY's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: POLY's revenue (6.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: POLY's revenue (6.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: POLY's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (37.1%)
How has Polymetal International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: POLY has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: POLY's current net profit margins (37.9%) are higher than last year (22.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: POLY's earnings have grown significantly by 25.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: POLY's earnings growth over the past year (118.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (25.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: POLY earnings growth over the past year (118.5%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 20.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: POLY's Return on Equity (54.2%) is considered outstanding.
How is Polymetal International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: POLY's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($632.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: POLY's short term assets ($1.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: POLY's debt to equity ratio (86.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: POLY's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 274.6% to 86.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: POLY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (68.6%).
Interest Coverage: POLY's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (25.1x coverage).
What is Polymetal International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: POLY's dividend (5.73%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.39%).
High Dividend: POLY's dividend (5.73%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.09%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: POLY has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: POLY's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (56%), POLY's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: POLY's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (71.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Vitaly Nesis (44 yo)
Mr. Vitaly N. Nesis has been Group Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Polymetal International Plc since September 29, 2011. Mr. Nesis serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Joint Stock Com...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vitaly's total compensation ($USD1.77M) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD3.64M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Vitaly's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: POLY's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: POLY's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: POLY 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.
Polymetal International plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Polymetal International plc
- Ticker: POLY
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: UK£7.572b
- Shares outstanding: 473.56m
- Website: https://www.polymetalinternational.com
Number of Employees
- Polymetal International plc
- Parthenonos, 6
- 3rd Floor
Polymetal International plc operates as a precious metals mining company in Russia, Kazakhstan, East Asia, and Europe. The company operates through five segments: Magadan, Ural, Khabarovsk, Kazakhstan, and...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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