NYSE:NEM

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Newmont Corporation engages in the production and exploration of gold, copper, silver, zinc, and lead.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.4%

NEM

1.0%

US Metals and Mining

7.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

29.4%

NEM

-28.5%

US Metals and Mining

-10.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: NEM exceeded the US Metals and Mining industry which returned -28.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: NEM exceeded the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

NEMIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.4%1.0%7.2%
30 Day3.9%-17.6%-12.6%
90 Day6.7%-32.2%-19.4%
1 Year34.5%29.4%-26.4%-28.5%-8.5%-10.4%
3 Year44.6%35.6%-24.5%-28.8%15.8%8.3%
5 Year125.1%109.1%-3.6%-11.5%35.8%21.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: NEM ($46.36) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($152.85)

Significantly Below Fair Value: NEM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: NEM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11.8x) compared to the Metals and Mining industry average (8.4x).

PE vs Market: NEM is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.8x) compared to the US market (13.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: NEM's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: NEM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (1.1x).


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Future Growth

How is Newmont forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?

-4.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: NEM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.6% per year).

Earnings vs Market: NEM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: NEM's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: NEM's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: NEM's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: NEM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.3%).


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Past Performance

How has Newmont performed over the past 5 years?

44.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: NEM has a large one-off gain of $2.2B impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: NEM's current net profit margins (29.5%) are higher than last year (3.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NEM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 44.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: NEM's earnings growth over the past year (927.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (44.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: NEM earnings growth over the past year (927.5%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry -26.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: NEM's Return on Equity (13.2%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Newmont's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: NEM's short term assets ($6.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: NEM's short term assets ($6.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($15.2B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: NEM's debt to equity ratio (27.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: NEM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 50.7% to 27.4% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: NEM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: NEM's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1x debt).


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: NEM is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.

Forecast Cash Runway: NEM is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.


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Dividend

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

2.16%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: NEM's dividend (2.16%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.95%).

High Dividend: NEM's dividend (2.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.4%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: NEM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: NEM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (14.3%), NEM's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: NEM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.3% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tom Palmer (51yo)

0.42

Tenure

US$7,332,204

Compensation

Mr. Thomas Ronald Palmer, also known as Tom, has been Chief Executive Officer and Director of Newmont Corporation (formerly known as Newmont Goldcorp Corporation) since October 1, 2019 and is its Presiden ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD7.33M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.74M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Tom's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Thomas Palmer
Former President0.42yrUS$7.33m0.036% $13.5m
Nancy Buese
Executive VP & CFO3.42yrsUS$4.82m0.012% $4.4m
Robert Atkinson
Executive VP & COO0.67yrUS$4.92mno data
Randy Engel
Executive Vice President of Strategic Development11.42yrsUS$5.86m0.039% $14.4m
Stephen Gottesfeld
Executive VP and Chief Sustainability & External Affairs Officer10.17yrsUS$4.09m0.022% $8.2m
Gary Goldberg
Executive Advisor0.42yrUS$16.55m0.091% $34.0m
David McLaren
Vice President of Investments & Value Management2.25yrsno datano data
John Kitlen
VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer3.67yrsno data0.0054% $2.0m
Dean Gehring
Executive VP & CTO0.67yrno data0.0035% $1.3m
Luis Canepari
VP & Chief Information Officer0.83yrno datano data

1.5yrs

Average Tenure

51yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: NEM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Thomas Palmer
Former President0.42yrUS$7.33m0.036% $13.5m
Noreen Doyle
Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board3.83yrsUS$605.00kno data
Veronica Hagen
Senior Independent Director3.17yrsUS$322.00kno data
Bruce Brook
Independent Director9.17yrsUS$325.95k0.0031% $1.2m
Gregory Boyce
Vice Chairman4.42yrsUS$297.00kno data
René Médori
Independent Director1.83yrsUS$287.00kno data
Julio Quintana
Independent Director4.42yrsUS$287.00kno data
Jude Bucknor
Independent Director8.17yrsUS$287.00k0.0029% $1.1m
Jane Nelson
Independent Director9.17yrsUS$305.75kno data
Sheri Hickok
Independent Director2.67yrsUS$285.00kno data

4.1yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: NEM's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 37.9%.


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Company Information

Newmont Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Newmont Corporation
  • Ticker: NEM
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1916
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$37.441b
  • Shares outstanding: 807.62m
  • Website: https://www.newmont.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Newmont Corporation
  • 6363 South Fiddler’s Green Circle
  • Suite 800
  • Greenwood Village
  • Colorado
  • 80111
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
NEMNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJan 1968
NMMDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJan 1968
NEMSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon SharesCHCHFJan 1968
NMMXTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesCommon SharesDEEURJan 1968
NEMSNSE (Santiago Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCLUSDJan 1968
NEM *BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon SharesMXMXNJan 1968
0R28LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesGBUSDJan 1968
NEWMWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesATEURJan 1968
NMMETLX (Eurotlx)YesCommon SharesITEURJan 1968
NGTTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADJan 1968
NEMBASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)CEDEAR EACH REPR 1 COM USD1.60ARARSJan 2004
N1EM34BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)BDR EACH REPR 1 COMBRBRLDec 2019

Biography

Newmont Corporation engages in the production and exploration of gold, copper, silver, zinc, and lead. The company has operations and/or assets in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Peru, Suriname, Argentina, Chile, Australia, and Ghana. As of December 31, 2019, it had proven and probable gold reserves of 100.2 million ounces and land position of 68,300 square kilometers. Newmont Corporation was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 00:12
End of Day Share Price2020/03/30 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.