AMEN Properties, Inc. owns oil and gas royalty and working interests in various oil and gas properties in the United States.
+ 3 more risks
Flawless balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has AMEN Properties's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AMEN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
US Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: AMEN matched the US Oil and Gas industry which returned -33.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AMEN underperformed the US Market which returned 9.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AMEN Properties's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is AMEN Properties 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: AMEN ($504.99) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($692.02)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AMEN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AMEN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (40x) compared to the Oil and Gas industry average (9.7x).
PE vs Market: AMEN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (40x) compared to the US market (15.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AMEN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AMEN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the US Oil and Gas industry average (0.7x).
How is AMEN Properties forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy 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 AMEN Properties 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 AMEN Properties'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.
- While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access AMEN Properties's filings and announcements here.
- Explore growth companies in the Energy industry.
How has AMEN Properties performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AMEN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AMEN's current net profit margins (20.5%) are lower than last year .
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AMEN's earnings have declined by -14.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AMEN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AMEN had negative earnings growth (-88.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (-19.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AMEN's Return on Equity (9%) is considered low.
How is AMEN Properties's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AMEN's short term assets ($6.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($463.8K).
Long Term Liabilities: AMEN has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AMEN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: AMEN had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: AMEN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: AMEN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is AMEN Properties's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AMEN's dividend (15.84%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.69%).
High Dividend: AMEN's dividend (15.84%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.55%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AMEN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: AMEN has only been paying a dividend for 9 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (1103.6%), AMEN's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kris Oliver (53yo)
Mr. Kris L. Oliver has been the Chief Executive Officer AMEN Properties Inc. since March 2009 and has been its Secretary since March 7, 2007. Mr. Oliver served as the Chief Financial Officer of AMEN Proper ...
|CEO & Corporate Secretary||11.25yrs||US$217.47k||no data|
|President & Executive Director||19.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer and President of W Power & Light||13.25yrs||US$236.58k||no data|
|Managing Principal of Priority Power||16.75yrs||US$192.27k||no data|
|Vice President of Priority Power||no data||US$169.99k||no data|
Experienced Management: AMEN's management team is seasoned and experienced (15 years average tenure).
|President & Executive Director||19.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||24.58yrs||US$19.27k||no data|
|Chairman||17.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: AMEN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 18.7 years average tenure).
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
AMEN Properties, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AMEN Properties, Inc.
- Ticker: AMEN
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: US$26.397m
- Shares outstanding: 52.27k
- Website: https://www.amenproperties.com
- AMEN Properties, Inc.
- PO Box 835451
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AMEN||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 1997|
AMEN Properties, Inc. owns oil and gas royalty and working interests in various oil and gas properties in the United States. It owns an indirect interest in oil gas and gas royalties through its ownership interests of SFF Royalty, LLC; and controls oil and gas working interests owned by SFF Production, LLC through its ownership of interests. The company was formerly known as Crosswalk.com, Inc. and changed its name to AMEN Properties, Inc. in October 2002. AMEN Properties, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is based in Richardson, Texas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/03 10:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/01 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.