JSE:RNG

Stock Analysis Report

Randgold & Exploration

Executive Summary

Randgold & Exploration Company Limited, an investment holding company, operates in the gold mining industry in South Africa.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Randgold & Exploration's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

14.0%

RNG

-6.4%

ZA Metals and Mining

1.1%

ZA Market


1 Year Return

-3.1%

RNG

14.5%

ZA Metals and Mining

-32.3%

ZA Market

Return vs Industry: RNG underperformed the ZA Metals and Mining industry which returned 14.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RNG exceeded the ZA Market which returned -32.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

RNGIndustryMarket
7 Day14.0%-6.4%1.1%
30 Day-22.1%-16.8%-18.3%
90 Day28.1%-25.4%-27.6%
1 Year-3.1%-3.1%20.4%14.5%-23.0%-32.3%
3 Year-26.2%-26.2%70.6%42.3%-10.1%-26.9%
5 Year-26.9%-26.9%100.7%64.4%-7.5%-30.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Randgold & Exploration undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.84x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

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

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: RNG is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the ZA Metals and Mining industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Randgold & Exploration forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

15.7%

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 Randgold & 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 SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Randgold & Exploration performed over the past 5 years?

-68.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: RNG is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: RNG is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: RNG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -68% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: RNG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (6.4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: RNG has a negative Return on Equity (-18.12%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Randgold & Exploration's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: RNG's short term assets (ZAR144.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR2.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: RNG's short term assets (ZAR144.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR10.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: RNG is debt free.

Reducing Debt: RNG has not had any debt for past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: RNG has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if RNG'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: RNG has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.

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


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Dividend

What is Randgold & Exploration's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RNG'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 RNG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RNG's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: RNG is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RNG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the ZA market.


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Management

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

10.0yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Marais Steyn (47yo)

13.33s

Tenure

R2,733,000

Compensation

Mr. Marais Steyn, BComm (Hons), CA(SA) has been the Joint Chief Executive Officer of Randgold & Exploration Co. Ltd. since July 2008 and serves as its Executive Director and has been its Financial Director ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Marais's total compensation ($USD151.80K) is below average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD289.90K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Marais's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Marais Steyn
Joint CEO13.33yrsR2.73mno data
Hilton Gischen
Executive Director0.42yrR74.00kno data
Patrick Burton
Independent Non-Executive Director6.92yrsR664.00kno data
David Kovarsky
Independent Non-Executive Chairman12.33yrsR1.06mno data
Van Botha
Non-Executive Director9.92yrsR3.08mno data
John Scholes
Independent Non-Executive Director10.17yrsR664.00kno data

10.0yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: RNG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Randgold & Exploration Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Randgold & Exploration Company Limited
  • Ticker: RNG
  • Exchange: JSE
  • Founded: 1992
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: R110.957m
  • Shares outstanding: 71.59m
  • Website: https://www.randgoldexp.co.za

Location

  • Randgold & Exploration Company Limited
  • Katherine & West Building
  • Third Floor
  • Sandton
  • Gauteng
  • 2196
  • South Africa

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
RNDX.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDFeb 1993
RNGJSE (The Johannesburg Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesZAZARFeb 1993

Biography

Randgold & Exploration Company Limited, an investment holding company, operates in the gold mining industry in South Africa. The company was incorporated in 1992 and is based in Sandton, South Africa. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/02 17:46
End of Day Share Price2020/04/01 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.