BAU Stock Overview
Bauba Resources Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, evaluation, and development of platinum and chrome ore deposits in South Africa.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R0.37|
|52 Week High||R0.53|
|52 Week Low||R0.21|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||-5.13%|
|1 Year Change||15.63%|
|3 Year Change||-26.00%|
|5 Year Change||-26.00%|
|Change since IPO||-24.49%|
Recent News & Updates
Here's Why Bauba Resources (JSE:BAU) Can Afford Some Debt
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|BAU||ZA Metals and Mining||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: BAU exceeded the ZA Metals and Mining industry which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BAU exceeded the ZA Market which returned 13.9% over the past year.
|BAU Average Weekly Movement||17.2%|
|Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement||7.0%|
|Market Average Movement||5.7%|
|10% most volatile stocks in ZA Market||12.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in ZA Market||3.3%|
Stable Share Price: BAU is more volatile than 90% of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 17% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BAU's weekly volatility (17%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of ZA stocks.
About the Company
Bauba Resources Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, evaluation, and development of platinum and chrome ore deposits in South Africa. It primarily holds an interest in the Bauba platinum project comprising eight properties covering an area of approximately 14,390 hectares located in the eastern limb of the Bushveld Igneous Complex. The company was formerly known as Bauba Platinum Limited and changed its name to Bauba Resources Limited in July 2019.
Bauba Resources Fundamentals Summary
|BAU fundamental statistics|
Is BAU overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BAU income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R225.64m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.029|
|Net Profit Margin||-7.89%|
How did BAU perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Bauba Resources 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 BAU's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BAU's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BAU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: BAU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BAU's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BAU is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the ZA Metals and Mining industry average (1.3x).
How is Bauba Resources 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 Bauba Resources 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.
How has Bauba Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BAU is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BAU is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BAU is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 42.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BAU's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BAU is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (218.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BAU has a negative Return on Equity (-8.15%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bauba Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BAU's short term assets (ZAR117.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities (ZAR136.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: BAU's short term assets (ZAR117.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR74.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BAU's net debt to equity ratio (19.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if BAU's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BAU's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if BAU's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Bauba Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BAU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BAU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BAU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BAU's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BAU is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BAU's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the ZA market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Jonathan A. Knowlden has been Financial Director and Executive Director of Bauba Resources Limited (formerly Bauba Platinum Limited) since December 1, 2016 and serves as its Acting Chief Executive Offi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jonathan's total compensation ($USD182.91K) is about average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD258.93K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathan's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Board: BAU's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 52.2%.
Bauba Resources Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bauba Resources Limited
- Ticker: BAU
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Precious Metals and Minerals
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: R277.432m
- Shares outstanding: 749.82m
- Website: https://www.baubaresources.co.za
Number of Employees
- Bauba Resources Limited
- Cube Workspace
- 1 Wedgewood Link
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/23 17:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 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.