OTCPK:ERHE

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

ERHC Energy Inc. engages in the exploration and exploitation of oil and gas resources in Africa.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has ERHC Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ERHE has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

100.0%

ERHE

2.9%

US Oil and Gas

1.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

-33.3%

ERHE

-9.3%

US Oil and Gas

17.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ERHE underperformed the US Oil and Gas industry which returned -9.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ERHE underperformed the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ERHEIndustryMarket
7 Day100.0%2.9%1.1%
30 Day-33.3%-2.2%1.4%
90 Day-66.7%-2.5%3.9%
1 Year-33.3%-33.3%-5.9%-9.3%20.3%17.8%
3 Year-33.3%-33.3%-13.9%-21.9%44.8%35.4%
5 Year-100.0%-100.0%-9.9%-23.1%71.3%52.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is ERHC Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is ERHC Energy undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether ERHC Energy is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as ERHC Energy 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ERHE’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 potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity 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 ERHC Energy regulatory filings and announcements here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Energy industry.

Future Growth

How is ERHC Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

15.5%

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 ERHC Energy 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ERHE’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.
  • 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 ERHC Energy's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Energy industry.

Past Performance

How has ERHC Energy performed over the past 5 years?

27.9%

Historical Energy annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if ERHE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: Insufficient data to determine if ERHE's profit margins have improved over the past year.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if ERHE's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare ERHE's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if ERHE's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Oil and Gas industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: ERHE has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is ERHC Energy's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse ERHC Energy's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. ERHC Energy has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ERHE’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.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. 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.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when ERHC Energy's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Energy industry.

Dividend

What is ERHC Energy's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage4.2%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ERHE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ERHE'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 ERHE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ERHE'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 ERHE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of ERHC Energy's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

12.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Peter Ntephe (52yo)

9.7yrs

Tenure

US$246,000

Compensation

Mr. Peter C. Ntephe has been the Chief Executive Officer of ERHC Energy Inc. (formerly, Environmental Remediation Holding Corp) since April 2010 and also serves as its President. Mr. Ntephe served as an Ac ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD529.29K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Peter's compensation with company performance.


Board Age and Tenure

12.2yrs

Average Tenure

64.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: ERHE's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.2 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Management Team

  • Peter Ntephe (52yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 9.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$246.00k
  • Sylvan Odobulu (58yo)

    VP of Administration & Controller

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$180.00k
  • Michael Shafie

    Technical Consultant & Senior Geoscientist

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Reginald Sewell

    Corporate Counsel

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Peter Ntephe (52yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 9.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$246.00k
  • Andrew Uzoigwe (76yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 14.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$36.63k
  • Howard Jeter (72yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 14.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$36.63k
  • Friday Oviawe (57yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 9.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$38.50k

Company Information

ERHC Energy Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: ERHC Energy Inc.
  • Ticker: ERHE
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1986
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: US$571.814k
  • Shares outstanding: 2.86b
  • Website: https://www.erhc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • ERHC Energy Inc.
  • 5444 Westheimer Road
  • Suite 1000 #181
  • Houston
  • Texas
  • 77056
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ERHEOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 2005

Biography

ERHC Energy Inc. engages in the exploration and exploitation of oil and gas resources in Africa. Its principal assets include the rights to working interests in exploration acreage in the Republic of Kenya ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/12/11 23:59
End of Day Share Price2019/12/11 00:00
Earnings2017/06/30
Annual Earnings2016/09/30


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.