Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Minotaur Exploration. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Minotaur Exploration's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 Minotaur Exploration 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Metals and Mining industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Minotaur Exploration's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Minotaur Exploration's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Minotaur Exploration's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Minotaur Exploration is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Minotaur Exploration is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Minotaur Exploration's filings and announcements here.
Minotaur Exploration's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Metals and Mining
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Minotaur Exploration's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Minotaur Exploration is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Minotaur Exploration's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Minotaur Exploration's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 6.7x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Andrew Woskett, B Civ Eng, M Comm Law, FAusIMM has been the Managing Director and Director of Minotaur Exploration Limited since March 1, 2010. Mr. Weskit has been involved in a variety of Australian mining landmarks, including development of the Kalogeria Super Pit, expansions of the Bougainville copper/gold mine and advised on development strategies for the proposed open pit expansion at the Olympic Dam copper, gold and uranium mine in South Australia and various iron ore projects in Western Australia. He has been personally managed multi-million-dollar capital raisings, conducted numerous feasibility studies and developed strategic plans for major new projects, including minerals exploration and mining for 30 years. Mr. Woskett served as the Chief Executive Officer of Spitfire Oil Ltd., from June 7, 2007 to May 31, 2008. He serves as a Director of Breakaway Resources Ltd. He served as Managing Director of Ballarat Goldfields and oversaw the consolidation of five regional goldfields under single ownership and initiated the Ballarat underground mine operation presently owned by Lehar Gold Limited. He served as an Executive Director of Spitfire Oil Ltd., from June 7, 2007 to May 31, 2008. He served as a Director of Ballarat Goldfields NL. Mr. Woskett holds a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and a Master in Commercial Law.
Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Andrew's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Minotaur Exploration management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
MD & Director
Commercial Manager & Company Secretary
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Minotaur Exploration board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
MD & Director
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
More shares have been bought than sold by Minotaur Exploration insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.
Minotaur Exploration Limited engages in the exploration, evaluation, and development of mineral tenements in Australia. The company explores for copper, gold, nickel, silver, lead, and zinc deposits. It holds interests in various mineral exploration tenements located in South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, and Western Australia. The company is based in Norwood, Australia.
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