NuVista Energy Ltd., an oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas reserves in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.
Fair value with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has NuVista Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NUVS.F'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: NUVS.F underperformed the US Oil and Gas industry which returned -43.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NUVS.F underperformed the US Market which returned 5.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is NuVista Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is NuVista Energy 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: NUVS.F ($0.55) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($0.93)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NUVS.F is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NUVS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: NUVS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NUVS.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NUVS.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the US Oil and Gas industry average (0.7x).
How is NuVista Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NUVS.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: NUVS.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: NUVS.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NUVS.F's revenue (4.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NUVS.F's revenue (4.7% 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 NUVS.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has NuVista Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NUVS.F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: NUVS.F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NUVS.F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 1.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NUVS.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: NUVS.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-21.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NUVS.F has a negative Return on Equity (-145.38%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is NuVista Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NUVS.F's short term assets (CA$156.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$127.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: NUVS.F's short term assets (CA$156.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$886.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NUVS.F's debt to equity ratio (109%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: NUVS.F's debt to equity ratio has increased from 33.7% to 109% over the past 5 years.
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: Insufficient data to determine if NUVS.F has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if NUVS.F has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is NuVista Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NUVS.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NUVS.F's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NUVS.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NUVS.F's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NUVS.F is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NUVS.F's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jonathan Wright (54yo)
Mr. Jonathan Andrew Wright, P. Eng. has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at NuVista Energy Ltd. since May 09, 2011. Mr. Wright served as Vice President at Talisman Energy Inc. He has more tha ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jonathan's total compensation ($USD1.30M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD618.98K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|VP of Finance||5.83yrs||CA$909.03k||0.049% CA$57.9k|
|Chief Operating Officer||2.58yrs||CA$1.09m||0.070% CA$82.8k|
|Vice President of Marketing||10.5yrs||CA$850.19k||0.061% CA$71.2k|
|Vice President of Development and Planning||no data||no data||0.015% CA$18.0k|
Experienced Management: NUVS.F's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||17.17yrs||CA$162.62k||1.12% CA$1.3m|
|Independent Director||17.17yrs||CA$122.12k||0.094% CA$110.5k|
|Independent Director||5.92yrs||CA$120.72k||0.044% CA$51.8k|
|Independent Director||17.17yrs||CA$124.47k||2.6% CA$3.1m|
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||CA$122.62k||0.011% CA$13.4k|
|Independent Chairman||0.17yr||CA$134.72k||0.066% CA$78.2k|
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||CA$122.12k||0.070% CA$82.5k|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||CA$132.87k||0.015% CA$17.1k|
Experienced Board: NUVS.F's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
NuVista Energy Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: NuVista Energy Ltd.
- Ticker: NUVS.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: CA$160.176m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$117.619m
- Shares outstanding: 225.60m
- Website: https://www.nuvistaenergy.com
Number of Employees
- NuVista Energy Ltd.
- 525 – 8th Avenue S.W.
- Suite 2500
- T2P 1G1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NVA||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jul 2003|
|NVG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2003|
|NUVS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Voting Common Shares||US||USD||Jul 2003|
NuVista Energy Ltd., an oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas reserves in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. It primarily focuses on the condensate-rich Montney formation in the Wapiti area of the Alberta Deep Basin. NuVista Energy Ltd. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/15 00:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/13 00:00|
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