6. Uranerz Energy is an exploration-stage company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and, if warranted, development of uranium properties. The company is principally focused on achieving near-term commercial in-situ recovery (ISR) uranium production in the Powder River Basin area of Wyoming.
The company did not earn revenue during the year ended 2010. As a result, net loss during the year stood at $14.6 million, or 23 cents per share, as opposed to $8.7 million, or 15 cents per share a year ago. However, as of March 2, 2011, the company had over $47 million in its treasury, with no debt.
The company is awaiting the receipt of the final Materials License for its Nichols Ranch ISR Uranium project, and is well positioned to begin construction. The final Materials License from the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is the final authorization required before on-site construction can commence on the Nichols Ranch ISR Uranium Project.All the four analysts covering the stock recommended a buy on it. There are no sell ratings on the stock. On average, analysts foresee 49.4% upside to $5.8 from current levels.