Select Sands Corp. engages in quarrying and producing silica sand.
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Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Select Sands's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SLSD.F'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: SLSD.F underperformed the US Metals and Mining industry which returned -28.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SLSD.F underperformed the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Select Sands's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Select Sands undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SLSD.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SLSD.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SLSD.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: SLSD.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 SLSD.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SLSD.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (1.1x).
How is Select Sands 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 Select Sands 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of SLSD.F’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- 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 Select Sands's filings and announcements here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Select Sands performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SLSD.F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SLSD.F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SLSD.F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -12.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SLSD.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SLSD.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-26.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SLSD.F has a negative Return on Equity (-56.78%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Select Sands's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SLSD.F's short term assets ($4.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: SLSD.F's short term assets ($4.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SLSD.F's debt to equity ratio (26.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if SLSD.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: SLSD.F has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SLSD.F'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: SLSD.F has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: SLSD.F has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -4.6% each year
What is Select Sands's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SLSD.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SLSD.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 SLSD.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SLSD.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 SLSD.F'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 board tenure
Mr. Zigurds R. Vitols, also known as Zig, serves as the President of Mid-South Division at Martin Marietta Material, Inc. Mr. Vitols has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Select Sands Corp. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Zig's total compensation ($USD343.34K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD602.37K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Zig's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Independent Director||8.83yrs||US$117.27k||0.034% $318.2|
|Independent Director||4.25yrs||US$115.87k||0.028% $265.2|
Experienced Board: SLSD.F's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Select Sands Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Select Sands Corp.
- Ticker: SLSD.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CA$1.328m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$939.537k
- Shares outstanding: 88.56m
- Website: https://www.selectsands.com
- Select Sands Corp.
- 850 West Hastings Street
- Suite 310
- British Columbia
- V6C 1E1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SNS||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Nov 2007|
|SLSD.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Nov 2007|
|ROG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2007|
Select Sands Corp. engages in quarrying and producing silica sand. It holds a 100% interest in the Sandtown property covering approximately 520 acres located in northeast Arkansas, the United States. Select Sands Corp. sells its products to industrial and energy customers. The company was formerly known as La Ronge Gold Corp. and changed its name to Select Sands Corp. in November 2014. Select Sands Corp. was incorporated in 2006 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 02:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/30 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.