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AST - Ascent Resources Share Price

5.6p 0.9  20.4%

Last Trade - 14/05/21

Market Cap £6.13m
Enterprise Value £6.21m
Revenue £n/a
Position in Universe 1691st / 1826
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, AscentResources Plc revenues decreased from £298K to £0K. Netloss decreased 23% to £2.8M. Revenues reflect a decrease indemand for the Company's products and services due tounfavorable market conditions. Lower net loss reflects FVAdjustments of Financial Investments decrease from £814K(expense) to £0K, Bank Charges decrease of 84% to £11K(expense).
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Profile Summary

Ascent Resources plc is an independent oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) company. The Company's portfolio consists of European onshore projects. The Company operates through two segments: Slovenia and UK. The Slovenia segment is engaged in exploration and development work. The UK segment includes head office. It operates the Petisovci tight gas project in Slovenia. The Company's project is operated through a local entity in a joint venture. The Petisovci Tight Gas Project is located in an area covering approximately 100 square kilometers in north eastern Slovenia. The Petisovci Tight Gas Project targets the development of tight gas reservoirs, which include Miocene clastic sediments. The structure has over two sets of reservoirs, the shallower Upper Miocene and the deeper Middle Miocene. It is focused on the development of the Middle Miocene Badenian reservoirs. Its subsidiaries include Ascent Slovenia Limited, Ascent Resources doo and Ascent Resources Netherlands BV.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated September 23, 2004
Public Since November 10, 2004
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 8
Sector Energy
Industry Oil & Gas
Index FTSE Aim All Share ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Shares in Issue 109,376,804
Free Float (0.0%)
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Upcoming Events for AST
Friday 23rd July, 2021 Estimate
Ascent Resources PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 22nd September, 2021 Estimate
Half Year 2021 Ascent Resources PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Ascent Resources
What is the Ascent Resources share price?

As of 14/05/21, shares in Ascent Resources are trading at 5.6p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £6.13m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Ascent Resources share price performed this year?

Shares in Ascent Resources are currently trading at 5.6p and the price has moved by 100% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Ascent Resources price has moved by 60.79% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Ascent Resources?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Ascent Resources, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Ascent Resources is Strong Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Ascent Resources next release its financial results?

Ascent Resources is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Ascent Resources dividend yield?

Ascent Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Ascent Resources pay a dividend?

Ascent Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Ascent Resources next pay dividends?

Ascent Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Ascent Resources shares?

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What is the market cap of Ascent Resources?

Shares in Ascent Resources are currently trading at 5.6p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £6.13m.

Where are Ascent Resources shares listed? Where are Ascent Resources shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Ascent Resources:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: AST
What kind of share is Ascent Resources?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Ascent Resources is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Ascent Resources share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Ascent Resources are currently priced at 5.6p. At that level they are trading at 23.21% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 4.55.

How can I tell whether the Ascent Resources share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Ascent Resources. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -4.47%. At the current price of 5.6p, shares in Ascent Resources are trading at -10.27% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Ascent Resources PE Ratio?

We were not able to find PE ratio data for Ascent Resources.

Who are the key directors of Ascent Resources?

Ascent Resources's management team is headed by:

James Parsons - CHM
Kristian Ainsworth - NID
Andrew Dennan - CEO
Stephen Birrell - NID
Malcolm Graham-Wood - NED
Who are the major shareholders of Ascent Resources?

Here are the top five shareholders of Ascent Resources based on the size of their shareholding:

Align Research, Ltd. Independent Research Firm
Percentage owned: 10.01% (11.0m shares)
Jamieson Principal Pension Fund Corporation
Percentage owned: 3.11% (3.40m shares)
Marr (Sebastian) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 2.74% (3.00m shares)
Staten (Mike) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 2.38% (2.60m shares)
Shard Capital Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 2.2% (2.41m shares)
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