CHNR Stock Overview
China Natural Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and mining of metal properties in the People’s Republic of China.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$0.70|
|52 Week High||US$1.88|
|52 Week Low||US$0.56|
|1 Month Change||-14.95%|
|3 Month Change||14.71%|
|1 Year Change||-48.14%|
|3 Year Change||-58.94%|
|5 Year Change||-69.29%|
|Change since IPO||-95.77%|
Recent News & Updates
China Natural Resources (NASDAQ:CHNR) Is In A Good Position To Deliver On Growth Plans
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China Natural Resources (NASDAQ:CHNR) Is In A Good Position To Deliver On Growth Plans
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|CHNR||US Metals and Mining||US Market|
Return vs Industry: CHNR underperformed the US Metals and Mining industry which returned -5.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHNR underperformed the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.
|CHNR Average Weekly Movement||11.4%|
|Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement||10.2%|
|Market Average Movement||7.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: CHNR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CHNR's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
China Natural Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and mining of metal properties in the People’s Republic of China. It explores for lead, silver, and other nonferrous metals. The company holds interest in the Moruogu Tong mine that covers an area of 7.81 square kilometers located in Bayannaoer City, Inner Mongolia.
China Natural Resources Fundamentals Summary
|CHNR fundamental statistics|
Is CHNR overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CHNR income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||CN¥18.49m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-1.18|
|Net Profit Margin||-257.02%|
How did CHNR perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is China Natural Resources undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 0/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CHNR's fair value for valuation analysis.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CHNR's fair value for valuation analysis.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHNR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: CHNR 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 CHNR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CHNR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (1.9x).
How is China Natural Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Materials 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 China Natural Resources 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.
How has China Natural Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHNR is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CHNR is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHNR is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 12.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CHNR's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CHNR is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (94.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHNR has a negative Return on Equity (-30.2%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is China Natural Resources's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Stable Cash Runway
Forecast Cash Runway
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHNR's short term assets (CN¥209.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥73.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: CHNR's short term assets (CN¥209.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥77.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHNR's net debt to equity ratio (10.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: CHNR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 59.4% to 42.3% 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: CHNR has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: CHNR has sufficient cash runway for 2.6 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 31.9% each year.
What is China Natural Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHNR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHNR'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 CHNR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CHNR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as CHNR has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Edward Wong (58 yo)
Mr. Wah On Wong, also known as Edward, has been the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President at China Natural Resources Inc. since August 15, 2016. Mr. Wong has been a Partner of Tam & Wong, Certifi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Edward's total compensation ($USD0.95) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD771.12K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Edward's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CHNR's management team is considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CHNR's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.9 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.9%.
China Natural Resources, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: China Natural Resources, Inc.
- Ticker: CHNR
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: US$28.668m
- Shares outstanding: 40.95m
- Website: https://www.chnr.net
Number of Employees
- China Natural Resources, Inc.
- West Tower
- 22nd Floor, Room 2205
- Sheung Wan
- Hong Kong
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/21 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 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.