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Market Cap £534.7m
Enterprise Value £621.2m
Revenue £680k
Position in Universe 257th / 1835
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
0.011 0.035 0.26 0.46 0.41 1.24 377.9 669.6 +158.3%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2019, West African Resources Ltd revenues increased from A$405K to A$1.2M. Net loss increased 21% to A$4.3M. Revenues reflect an increase in demand for the Company's products and services due to favorable market conditions. Higher net loss reflects Exploration and evaluation expenses increase from A$708K to A$2.2M (expense).
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Profile Summary

West African Resources Limited is a gold exploration company. The Company's principal activity is mineral exploration and feasibility study work focusing primarily on the Boulsa Gold project within Burkina Faso and Niger. The Company has approximately 100% interest in the Tanlouka gold exploration permit in Burkina Faso. The Company is targeting gold production at its Mankarga 5 project in Burkina Faso. The project includes M1 South Prospect and M1 North Prospect. The Company also has over 100% interest in the Sartenga Permit. The Sartenga copper-gold-molybdenum project is a porphyry system. The inferred mineral resources contain approximately 174,000 tons of copper and over 651,000 ounces of gold. The Moktedu prospect is located in the southwestern part of the Boulsa Project. The prospect covers approximately 10 kilometers of strike and it is confined within a northeast trending regional shear. The Company's subsidiaries include Wura Resources Pty Ltd SARL and Swan Resources SARL.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim December 31st, 2019
Incorporated September 1, 2006
Public Since June 11, 2010
No. of Shareholders: 3,175
No. of Employees: n/a
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Metals & Mining
Index S&P/ASX All Ordinaries , S&P/ASX 300 , ASX Small Ordinaries ,
Exchange Australian Stock Exchange - SEATS
Shares in Issue 870,478,852
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Frequently Asked Questions for West African Resources
What is the West African Resources share price?

As of 7:10am, shares in West African Resources are trading at A$1.12, giving the company a market capitalisation of £534.7m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the West African Resources share price performed this year?

Shares in West African Resources are currently trading at A$1.12 and the price has moved by 0.187k% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the West African Resources price has moved by 0.206k% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for West African Resources?

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

When will West African Resources next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2020-12-31
What is the West African Resources dividend yield?

West African Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

Does West African Resources pay a dividend?

West African Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

When does West African Resources next pay dividends?

West African Resources does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy West African Resources shares?

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What is the market cap of West African Resources?

Shares in West African Resources are currently trading at A$1.12, giving the company a market capitalisation of £534.7m.

Where are West African Resources shares listed? Where are West African Resources shares listed?

Here are the trading details for West African Resources:

Country of listing: Australia
Exchange: ASX
Ticker Symbol: WAF
What kind of share is West African Resources?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, West African Resources is currently classified as a Momentum Trap. 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 West African Resources share price forecast 2020?

Shares in West African Resources are currently priced at A$1.12. At that level they are trading at 1.79% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering West African Resources currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.153 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the West African 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 West African Resources. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 0.174k%. At the current price of A$1.12, shares in West African Resources are trading at 79.49% 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 West African Resources PE Ratio?

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Who are the key directors of West African Resources?

West African Resources's management team is headed by:

Richard Hyde - CHM
Simon Storm - SEC
Mark Connelly - NID
Ian Kerr - NED
Padraig O'Donoghue - CFO
Matthew Wilcox - OTH
Lyndon Hopkins - COO
Rodney Leonard - NID
Nigel Spicer - NID
Luke Holden - GMG
Stuart Cruickshanks - GMG
Todd Giltay - GMG
Libby Mounsey - NID
Stewart Findlay - NID
Who are the major shareholders of West African Resources?

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

Van Eck Associates Corporation Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.17% (89.0m shares)
Mason Hill Advisors, LLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.45% (47.4m shares)
Van Eck International Investors Gold Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 5.11% (44.7m shares)
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc Holding Company
Percentage owned: 4.4% (38.5m shares)
VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 3.92% (34.3m shares)
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