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How to buy Capstone Mining stock in Canada

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Capstone Mining is a copper business based in Canada. Capstone Mining stocks (CS.TO) are listed on the TO and all prices are listed in Canadian Dollars. Its last market close was C$5.97 – an increase of 6.87% over the previous week. Capstone Mining employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$727 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted Capstone Mining's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Capstone Mining's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was C$5.91, which is 88.49% up on its pre-crash value of C$0.68 and 1,690.91% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as C$0.33.

If you had bought C$1,000 worth of Capstone Mining stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth C$521.74 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth C$8,565.24.

Capstone Mining stock price

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Capstone Mining stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-11-22.
Latest market closeC$5.91
52-week rangeC$1.8 - C$6.64
50-day moving average C$5.2416
200-day moving average C$4.941
Wall St. target priceC$7.12
PE ratio 8.9587
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) C$0.653

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Is it a good time to buy Capstone Mining stock?

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Capstone Mining price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of C$5.91

1 week (2021-11-19) 6.87%
1 month (2021-10-27) 13.00%
3 months (2021-08-26) 11.72%
6 months (2021-05-26) 8.84%
1 year (2020-11-26) 216.04%
2 years (2019-11-26) 955.36%
3 years (2018-11-26) 756.52%
5 years (2016-11-25) 462.86%

Is Capstone Mining under- or over-valued?

Valuing Capstone Mining stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Capstone Mining's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Capstone Mining's P/E ratio

Capstone Mining's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, Capstone Mining stocks trade at around 9x recent earnings.

Capstone Mining's EBITDA

Capstone Mining's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is CADC$380 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Capstone Mining's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Capstone Mining financials

Revenue TTM CADC$727 million
Operating margin TTM 44.27%
Gross profit TTM CADC$162.6 million
Return on assets TTM 13.47%
Return on equity TTM 26.13%
Profit margin 29.3%
Book value C$2.352
Market capitalisation CADC$2.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Capstone Mining stock dividends

We're not expecting Capstone Mining to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying stocks in our guide.

Have Capstone Mining stocks ever split?

Capstone Mining stocks were split on a 1:5 basis on 16 May 2001. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Capstone Mining stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher stock price could have impacted the market appetite for Capstone Mining stocks which in turn could have impacted Capstone Mining's stock price.

Capstone Mining stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Capstone Mining's stocks have ranged in value from as little as C$1.8 up to C$6.64. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CS.TO volatility(beta: 2.13)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (TO average) beta is 1, while Capstone Mining's is 2.1296. This would suggest that Capstone Mining's stocks are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Capstone Mining overview

Capstone Mining Corp. engages in the exploration and production of base metals in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Chile. The company explores for copper, molybdenum, silver, zinc, lead, iron, and gold deposits. It holds interests in the Pinto Valley, an open pit copper mine located in Arizona, the United States; and the Cozamin, an underground, copper-silver mine located in the state of Zacatecas, Mexico. The company also owns a 70% interest in copper-iron-gold Santo Domingo development project in Region III, Chile. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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