OTCPK:GUYF.F

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Guyana Goldfields Inc. engages in the investment, acquisition, exploration, development, and operation of gold properties in Guyana, South America.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: GUYF.F's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.0%

GUYF.F

1.8%

US Metals and Mining

-2.0%

US Market


1 Year Return

-73.6%

GUYF.F

-30.4%

US Metals and Mining

-15.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: GUYF.F underperformed the US Metals and Mining industry which returned -29.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GUYF.F underperformed the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GUYF.FIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.0%1.8%-2.0%
30 Day-34.4%-22.0%-19.7%
90 Day-64.8%-30.6%-23.2%
1 Year-73.6%-73.6%-28.3%-30.4%-13.4%-15.1%
3 Year-96.4%-96.4%-24.6%-29.0%10.9%3.7%
5 Year-91.8%-91.8%-3.0%-11.0%28.4%14.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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

0.094x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GUYF.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GUYF.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GUYF.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.

PE vs Market: GUYF.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 GUYF.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GUYF.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (1x).


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Future Growth

How is Guyana Goldfields forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

33.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: GUYF.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: GUYF.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: GUYF.F is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: GUYF.F's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: GUYF.F's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: GUYF.F is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.


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Past Performance

How has Guyana Goldfields performed over the past 5 years?

-12.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GUYF.F is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: GUYF.F is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GUYF.F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -12.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare GUYF.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: GUYF.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-22.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: GUYF.F has a negative Return on Equity (-5.51%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Guyana Goldfields's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GUYF.F's short term assets ($69.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($32.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: GUYF.F's short term assets ($69.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($24.7M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GUYF.F is debt free.

Reducing Debt: GUYF.F has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 7.8%.


Balance Sheet

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

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if GUYF.F's debt is covered by short term assets.


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: GUYF.F has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.

Forecast Cash Runway: GUYF.F has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GUYF.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GUYF.F's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GUYF.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GUYF.F'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 GUYF.F's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

1.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Alan Pangbourne

0.25

Tenure

Mr. Alan N. Pangbourne, B.Ap.Sc., serves as Independent Director of Guyana Goldfields Inc. since April 29, 2019 and serves as its President and Chief Executive Officer since January 1, 2020. Mr. Pangbourne ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Alan Pangbourne
President0.25yrno data0.17% $57.5k
Leon Binedell
Chief Financial Officer0.67yrno data0.029% $9.9k
Annie Sismanian
Vice President of Corporate Finance & Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Rohit Tellis
Chief Information Officer5.42yrsno datano data
Lisa Zangari
Chief Talent Officer & Compliance Officerno datano datano data
Perry Holloway
Senior Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Affairs1.25yrsno data0.0023% $792.0
Shaun Drake
Corporate Secretary3.25yrsno datano data
Boaz Wade
Exploration Superintendentno datano datano data
Daniel Noone
Consultant1.58yrsUS$649.44kno data

1.4yrs

Average Tenure

51yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: GUYF.F's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Alan Pangbourne
President0.25yrno data0.17% $57.5k
Allen Palmiere
Director1yrno datano data
René Luis Marion
Non-Executive Chairman1.75yrsUS$277.83k0.031% $10.7k
Wendy Kei
Independent Director4.92yrsUS$273.80k0.0016% $553.4
Maryse Saint-Laurent
Independent Non-Executive Director1.08yrsno datano data

1.1yrs

Average Tenure

57.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: GUYF.F's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Guyana Goldfields Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Guyana Goldfields Inc.
  • Ticker: GUYF.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$48.878m
  • Listing Market Cap: CA$34.585m
  • Shares outstanding: 174.56m
  • Website: https://www.guygold.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Guyana Goldfields Inc.
  • 375 University Avenue
  • Suite 802
  • Toronto
  • Ontario
  • M5G 2J5
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GUYTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADOct 1990
GG3DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEUROct 1990
GUYF.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDOct 1990

Biography

Guyana Goldfields Inc. engages in the investment, acquisition, exploration, development, and operation of gold properties in Guyana, South America. The company primarily owns a 100% interest in the Aurora Gold Mine located in Guyana. It also holds 15 prospecting licenses covering 146,571 acres. The company was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/04 03:08
End of Day Share Price2020/04/03 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.