McEwen Mining Inc.Find Ratings Reports
MCEWEN MINING INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has significantly decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company grew its sales and net income significantly quarter versus same quarter a year prior, and was able to outpace the average competitor in the industry when comparing revenue growth, but not when comparing net income growth. MCEWEN MINING INC has average liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.34 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, indicating deteriorating cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 17.65% 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.
STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. To learn more visit www.TheStreetRatings.com.
|Income Statement||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||24.35||11.16|
|Net Income ($mil)||2.17||-4.49|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||45.12||45.98|
|Total Assets ($mil)||592.13||498.32|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.55||0.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||18.19||35.1|
|Return on Assets||-1.79||4.22|
|Return on Equity||-2.04||4.75|
|Debt||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Share Data||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||337.05||299.57|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||1.55||1.48|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||2762214.0||2641826.0|
HOLD. The current P/E ratio is negative, which has no meaningful value in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, it simply displays that the company has negative earnings. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.40 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.18 and a discount versus the industry average of 2.21. 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 28.70||MUX NM||Peers 11.24|
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 54.25||Peers 17.29||MUX NA||Peers 0.64|
Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.
MUX is trading at a significant premium 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 1.40||Peers 2.21||MUX -157.14||Peers 90.05|
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 10.80||Peers 2.97||MUX 12.14||Peers 19.25|
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.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
MUX significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth