MCEWEN MINING INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased, representing a decrease to the bottom line. MCEWEN MINING INC has average liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.30 which shows that technically this company has the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 41.45% from the same quarter last year. Together, the key liquidity measurements indicate that it is relatively unlikely that the company will face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||22.88||11.13|
|Net Income ($mil)||6.02||17.89|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||18.51||19.47|
|Total Assets ($mil)||526.73||924.61|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||54.96||3.76|
|Return on Assets||-61.47||-12.85|
|Return on Equity||-72.29||-15.53|
|Debt||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Share Data||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||300.1||297.16|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||1.49||2.57|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1265117.0||3655044.0|
SELL. This stock?s P/E ratio is negative, making its value useless in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, only displaying that the company has negative earnings per share. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 0.68 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.88 and a discount versus the industry average of 1.54. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, MCEWEN MINING INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|MUX NM||Peers 79.69||MUX NM||Peers 8.57|
Neutral. The absence of a valid P/E ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative stream of earnings.
MUX's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
MUX's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|MUX 20.20||Peers 23.24||MUX NA||Peers 5.72|
Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.
MUX is trading at a discount to its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
Ratio not available.
|MUX 0.68||Peers 1.54||MUX -170.00||Peers -54.44|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
MUX is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, MUX is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|MUX 5.31||Peers 2.42||MUX 30.81||Peers 20.17|
Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
MUX is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
MUX has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
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