China Natural Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and mining of metal properties in the People’s Republic of China.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$1.22|
|52 Week High||US$1.02|
|52 Week Low||US$3.65|
|1 Month Change||-4.69%|
|3 Month Change||-20.78%|
|1 Year Change||17.31%|
|3 Year Change||-32.22%|
|5 Year Change||-35.45%|
|Change since IPO||-92.63%|
Recent News & Updates
Is China Natural Resources' (NASDAQ:CHNR) Share Price Gain Of 130% Well Earned?
The worst result, after buying shares in a company (assuming no leverage), would be if you lose all the money you put...
|CHNR||US Metals and Mining||US Market|
Return vs Industry: CHNR underperformed the US Metals and Mining industry which returned 44.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHNR underperformed the US Market which returned 36.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: CHNR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CHNR's weekly volatility (9%) 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. The company explores for lead, silver, and other metal deposits. It holds interest in the Moruogu Tong mine that covers an area of 10.43 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¥6.85m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2020
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.90|
|Net Profit Margin||372.49%|
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?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CHNR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CHNR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHNR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (12.6x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (11.9x).
PE vs Market: CHNR is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.6x) compared to the US market (17.7x).
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 (3.2x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (2.3x).
How is China Natural Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHNR has a large one-off gain of CN¥31.3M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CHNR became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHNR has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 58.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CHNR has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CHNR has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (102.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHNR's Return on Equity (25.3%) is considered high.
How is China Natural Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHNR's short term assets (CN¥141.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥30.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: CHNR's short term assets (CN¥141.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥10.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHNR's debt to equity ratio (9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: CHNR had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: CHNR's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if CHNR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is China Natural Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
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.
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 CHNR'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
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 ($USD1.01) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD551.14K).
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 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CHNR's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 20.5%.
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
- Market Cap: US$49.752m
- 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||2021/09/23 23:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/23 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.