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How to buy Perseus Mining stock in Canada

Perseus Mining stock has moved -1.41% from yesterday's closing price. Learn how to easily invest in Perseus Mining stock.

Perseus Mining is a gold business based in Canada. Perseus Mining stocks (PRU.TO) are listed on the TO and all prices are listed in Canadian Dollars. Its last market close was C$1.42 – a decrease of 2.74% over the previous week. Perseus Mining employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$938.7 million.

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Perseus Mining stock price (TO:PRU)

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Perseus Mining shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-03.
Latest market closeC$1.42
52-week rangeC$1.11 - C$1.88
50-day moving average C$1.72
200-day moving average C$1.50
Wall St. target priceC$1.71
PE ratio 12.5899
Dividend yield C$0.008 (1.21%)
Earnings per share (TTM) C$0.14

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Is Perseus Mining under- or over-valued?

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

Perseus Mining's P/E ratio

Perseus 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 13x. In other words, Perseus Mining shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.

Perseus Mining's PEG ratio

Perseus Mining's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.16. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Perseus Mining's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Perseus Mining's EBITDA

Perseus Mining's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is C$407 million.

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

Perseus Mining financials

Revenue TTM C$938.7 million
Operating margin TTM 25.56%
Gross profit TTM C$303.1 million
Return on assets TTM 10.6%
Return on equity TTM 20.27%
Profit margin 20.4%
Book value C$0.92
Market capitalisation C$2.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Perseus Mining share dividends

10%

Dividend payout ratio: 9.78% of net profits

Recently Perseus Mining has paid out, on average, around 9.78% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.21% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Perseus Mining shareholders could enjoy a 1.21% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Perseus Mining's case, that would currently equate to about C$0.008 per share.

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

Perseus Mining's most recent dividend payout was on 6 April 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 6 March 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Perseus Mining's shares ever split?

Perseus Mining's shares were split on a 1243:1230 basis on 22 June 2016. So if you had owned 1230 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1243 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Perseus Mining shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Perseus Mining shares which in turn could have impacted Perseus Mining's share price.

Perseus Mining share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Perseus Mining's shares have ranged in value from as little as C$1.11 up to C$1.88. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PRU.TO volatility(beta: 0.72)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (TO average) beta is 1, while Perseus Mining's is 0.7242. This would suggest that Perseus Mining's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Perseus Mining overview

Perseus Mining Limited explores, evaluates, develops, and mines for gold properties in West Africa. The company primarily holds interests in the Edikan gold mine project located in Ghana; and Sissingué and Yaoure gold projects located in Côte d'Ivoire. Perseus Mining Limited was incorporated in 2003 and is based in Subiaco, Australia. .

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