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How to buy First Majestic Silver (AG) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in First Majestic Silver stocks.

First Majestic Silver is a silver business based in the US. First Majestic Silver stocks (AG.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $18.04 – a decrease of 12.36% over the previous week. First Majestic Silver employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $496.3 million.

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First Majestic Silver stock price (NYSE:AG)

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First Majestic Silver shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-25.
Latest market close$10.21
52-week range$9.83 - $23.98
50-day moving average $11.53
200-day moving average $13.59
Wall St. target price$16.48
PE ratio 74.6336
Dividend yield $0.015 (0.13%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.19

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Is it a good time to buy First Majestic Silver stock?

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First Majestic Silver price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $10.21 from 2022-01-26

1 week (2022-01-21) -7.10%
1 month (2021-12-28) -10.83%
3 months (2021-10-28) -22.48%
6 months (2021-07-28) -23.75%
1 year (2021-01-28) -39.44%
2 years (2020-01-27) 0.59%
3 years (2019-01-25) 83.96%
5 years (2017-01-27) 10.86%

Is First Majestic Silver under- or over-valued?

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

First Majestic Silver's P/E ratio

First Majestic Silver's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 75x. In other words, First Majestic Silver shares trade at around 75x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

First Majestic Silver's EBITDA

First Majestic Silver's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $132.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a First Majestic Silver's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

First Majestic Silver financials

Revenue TTM $496.3 million
Operating margin TTM 9.33%
Gross profit TTM $145 million
Return on assets TTM 1.79%
Return on equity TTM 305.59%
Profit margin 6.77%
Book value $5.43
Market capitalisation $3.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

First Majestic Silver share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 12.83% of net profits

Recently First Majestic Silver has paid out, on average, around 12.83% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.13% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), First Majestic Silver shareholders could enjoy a 0.13% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In First Majestic Silver's case, that would currently equate to about $0.015 per share.

While First Majestic Silver's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that First Majestic Silver is investing more in its future growth.

First Majestic Silver's most recent dividend payout was on 29 November 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 15 November 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

First Majestic Silver share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, First Majestic Silver's shares have ranged in value from as little as $9.825 up to $23.983. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AG.US volatility(beta: 0.86)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while First Majestic Silver's is 0.8623. This would suggest that First Majestic Silver's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

First Majestic Silver overview

First Majestic Silver Corp. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of mineral properties with a focus on silver and gold production in Mexico. It holds 100% interests in the San Dimas Silver/Gold Mine comprises 119 concessions covering an area of 71,839 hectares located in Durango and Sinaloa states; the Santa Elena Silver/Gold Mine consists of 32 concessions covering an area of 102,172 hectares located in Sonora; and the La Encantada Silver Mine comprises 22 concessions covering an area of 4,076 hectares situated in Coahuila, as well as surface land ownership of 1,343 hectares. The company also holds 100% interests in the La Parrilla Silver Mine that covers an area of 69,478 hectares located in Durango; the Del Toro Silver Mine comprises 70 mining concessions covering an area of 2,159 hectares located in Zacatecas; the San Martin Silver Mine includes 33 mining concessions covering an area of 38,512 hectares located in Jalisco; and the La Guitarra Silver Mine that covers an area of 39,714 hectares located in México. In addition, it holds interest in the Springpole project, a gold and silver project covering an area of approximately 41,913 hectares in Ontario, Canada. The company was formerly known as First Majestic Resource Corp. and changed its name to First Majestic Silver Corp.

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