Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our content.
How to buy Fortuna Silver Mines (FSM) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Fortuna Silver Mines stocks.
Fortuna Silver Mines is a silver business based in the US. Fortuna Silver Mines stocks (FSM.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.13 – an increase of 1.67% over the previous week. Fortuna Silver Mines employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $504.4 million.
How to buy shares in Fortuna Silver Mines
- Compare share trading platforms. Use our comparison table to help you find a platform that fits you.
- Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
- Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – FSM – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
- Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
- Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
Is it a good time to buy Fortuna Silver Mines stock?
The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.
What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Fortuna Silver Mines?
- Has coronavirus impacted Fortuna Silver Mines shares?
- Fortuna Silver Mines shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is Fortuna Silver Mines stock a buy or sell?
- Fortuna Silver Mines performance over time
- Are Fortuna Silver Mines shares over-valued?
- Fortuna Silver Mines's financials
- How volatile are Fortuna Silver Mines shares?
- Does Fortuna Silver Mines pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has Coronavirus impacted Fortuna Silver Mines's stock price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Fortuna Silver Mines's stock price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $3.66, which is 7.11% down on its pre-crash value of $3.94 and 148.98% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $1.47.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Fortuna Silver Mines stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $612.13 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 $965.69.
Fortuna Silver Mines stock price (NYSE:FSM)Use our graph to track the performance of FSM stocks over time.
Fortuna Silver Mines shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$3.66|
|52-week range||$2.91 - $9.85|
|50-day moving average||$3.89|
|200-day moving average||$5.02|
|Wall St. target price||$9.00|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.28|
Compare online stock trading platforms
Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Fortuna Silver Mines price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-07)||1.67%|
|1 month (2021-12-16)||12.27%|
|3 months (2021-10-15)||-20.43%|
|6 months (2021-07-16)||-24.22%|
|1 year (2021-01-15)||-51.52%|
|2 years (2020-01-16)||-6.39%|
|3 years (2019-01-16)||3.68%|
|5 years (2017-01-13)||6.47|
Is Fortuna Silver Mines under- or over-valued?
Valuing Fortuna Silver Mines stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Fortuna Silver Mines's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Fortuna Silver Mines's P/E ratio
Fortuna Silver Mines's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Fortuna Silver Mines shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Fortuna Silver Mines's EBITDA
Fortuna Silver Mines's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $230.2 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Fortuna Silver Mines's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Fortuna Silver Mines financials
|Revenue TTM||$504.4 million|
|Operating margin TTM||28.51%|
|Gross profit TTM||$110.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||6.01%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.79%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Fortuna Silver Mines share dividends
We're not expecting Fortuna Silver Mines to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Fortuna Silver Mines share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Fortuna Silver Mines's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.91 up to $9.85. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Fortuna Silver Mines's is 1.2497. This would suggest that Fortuna Silver Mines's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Fortuna Silver Mines overview
Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. engages in the exploration, extraction, and processing of precious and base metal deposits in Latin America. Its principal properties include the Caylloma silver, lead, and zinc mine located in southern Peru; the San Jose silver and gold mine situated in southern Mexico; and the Lindero gold project located in Argentina. The company was formerly known as Fortuna Ventures Inc. and changed its name to Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. in June 2005. Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.
Stocks similar to Fortuna Silver Mines
Frequently asked questions
Fortuna Silver Mines in the news
Supreme Court vaccine mandate ruling won't bar companies from demanding Covid shots for workers — Biden vows to advocate for that
Two of Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's former aides have lobbied for corporate giants looking to influence Joe Biden's agenda
Joe Manchin's former aides gain influential lobbying clients as their ex-boss battles Biden's agenda
More guides on Finder
How to buy Aritzia stock in Canada
Steps to owning and managing Aritzia (ATZ) stock, with 24-hour and historical pricing before you buy.
CI Direct Trading review
Get low fees and access many different types of accounts, platforms and investments with this reputable online broker.
Kusama (KSM) price prediction
Read our expert analysis on Kusama and how the token will perform in the future.
How to buy The Sandbox (SAND) in Canada
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to buy The Sandbox, lists some exchanges where you can get it and provides daily price data on SAND.
COVID testing stocks
We’ve rounded up stats on some of the most popular COVID testing stocks, along with information on how they compare and how to invest.
Shiba Inu (SHIB) price, history and performance
This guide explores the different ways of buying Shiba Inu on a cryptocurrency exchange as well as where you should store your cryptocurrency.
Baby Doge Coin (BABYDOGE) price, chart, coin profile and news
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to buy Baby Doge Coin, lists some exchanges where you can get it and provides daily price data on BABYDOGE.
Pendle (PENDLE) price, chart, coin profile and news
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to buy Pendle, lists some exchanges where you can get it and provides daily price data on PENDLE.
Hempcoin (THC) price, chart, coin profile and news
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to buy Hempcoin, lists some exchanges where you can get it and provides daily price data on THC.
The ChampCoin (TCC) price, chart, coin profile and news
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to buy The ChampCoin, lists some exchanges where you can get it and provides daily price data on TCC.
Ask an Expert
You must be logged in to post a comment.