Agnico Eagle Mines Limited engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Mexico, and Finland.
Mediocre balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Agnico Eagle Mines's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AEM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
US Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: AEM exceeded the US Metals and Mining industry which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AEM exceeded the US Market which returned 6.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Agnico Eagle Mines's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Think About Agnico Eagle Mines Limited's (NYSE:AEM) CEO Pay
4 months ago | Simply Wall StCan Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) Improve Its Returns?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StResults: Agnico Eagle Mines Limited Beat Earnings Expectations And Analysts Now Have New Forecasts
Is Agnico Eagle Mines 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: AEM ($64.97) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($55.97)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AEM is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AEM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37.4x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (8.7x).
PE vs Market: AEM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37.4x) compared to the US market (16.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AEM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AEM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (1.3x).
How is Agnico Eagle Mines forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AEM's forecast earnings growth (12.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: AEM's earnings (12.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AEM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: AEM's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AEM's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AEM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.4%).
How has Agnico Eagle Mines performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AEM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AEM became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AEM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -0.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AEM has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AEM has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-11.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AEM's Return on Equity (8.2%) is considered low.
How is Agnico Eagle Mines's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AEM's short term assets ($2.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($747.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: AEM's short term assets ($2.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AEM's debt to equity ratio (53.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: AEM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 31% to 53.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AEM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.1%).
Interest Coverage: AEM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.4x coverage).
What is Agnico Eagle Mines's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AEM's dividend (1.23%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.68%).
High Dividend: AEM's dividend (1.23%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.6%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AEM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AEM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35.9%), AEM's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: AEM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (33.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sean Boyd (61yo)
Mr. Sean Boyd, C.A., CPA, FCPA, FCA. has been the Chief Executive Officer of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited since 1998 and served as its President from February 2012 to April 6, 2015. Mr. Boyd has been with Ag ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sean's total compensation ($USD9.27M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.50M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sean's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Vice-Chairman & CEO||22.5yrs||US$9.27m||0.068% $10.6m|
|Senior VP of Finance & CFO||7.75yrs||US$2.97m||0.030% $4.7m|
|Senior Vice-President of Operations - Canada & Europe||8.42yrs||US$2.77m||0.00075% $117.2k|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Development||0.50yr||US$2.22m||0.024% $3.7m|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||8.5yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Senior VP of Legal||13.58yrs||US$2.13m||0.028% $4.4m|
|Senior Vice President of People & Culture||5.42yrs||no data||0.026% $4.0m|
|Senior Vice-President of Operations - U.S.A & Latin America||8.42yrs||no data||0.027% $4.3m|
|Senior Vice President of Sustainability||0.50yr||no data||0.0084% $1.3m|
Experienced Management: AEM's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.1 years average tenure).
|Vice-Chairman & CEO||22.5yrs||US$9.27m||0.068% $10.6m|
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||US$265.87k||0.0075% $1.2m|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||no data||US$549.98k||0.0015% $232.9k|
|Independent Director||17.5yrs||US$267.27k||0.0054% $843.9k|
|Independent Director||17.5yrs||US$291.42k||0.0059% $926.8k|
|Independent Director||9.5yrs||US$265.87k||0.0029% $457.9k|
|Independent Director||9.5yrs||US$290.90k||0.0013% $195.4k|
|Independent Director||12.08yrs||US$280.73k||0.0062% $961.2k|
|Independent Director||9.42yrs||US$265.87k||0.0049% $759.6k|
|Independent Director||6.42yrs||US$280.89k||0.0034% $526.7k|
Experienced Board: AEM's board of directors are considered experienced (9.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AEM insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.4%.
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Agnico Eagle Mines Limited
- Ticker: AEM
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1953
- Industry: Gold
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$15.629b
- Shares outstanding: 240.55m
- Website: https://www.agnicoeagle.com
Number of Employees
- Agnico Eagle Mines Limited
- 145 King Street East
- Suite 400
- M5C 2Y7
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AEM||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 1972|
|AEM||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 1972|
|AE9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 1972|
|AEM||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CH||CHF||Dec 1972|
|0R2J||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Dec 1972|
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Mexico, and Finland. The company operates through Northern Business and Southern Business segments. It primarily produces and sells gold deposit, as well as explores for silver, zinc, and copper deposits. The company’s flagship property is the LaRonde mine located in the Abitibi region of northwestern Quebec, Canada. As of December 31, 2019, its LaRonde mine had a mineral reserve of approximately 2.9 million ounces of gold. The company is also involved in exploration activities in Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/12 23:53|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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