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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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Cash-to-Debt 0.39
AKG's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
74% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 632.99 vs. AKG: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
AKG' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.39
Equity-to-Asset 0.63
AKG's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. AKG: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
AKG' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.94 Max: 0.97
Current: 0.63
0.63
0.97
Interest Coverage 1.03
AKG's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
95% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. AKG: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AKG' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.03
Current: 1.03
0.95
1.03
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 1.34
Beneish M-Score: 176509.67
WACC vs ROIC
23.04%
1.70%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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history
Operating Margin % 7.74
AKG's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
67% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. AKG: 7.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
AKG' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.12  Med: 7.12 Max: 7.74
Current: 7.74
7.12
7.74
Net Margin % -7.19
AKG's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
61% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. AKG: -7.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
AKG' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.19  Med: -7.14 Max: -7.14
Current: -7.19
-7.19
-7.14
ROE % -3.15
AKG's ROE % is ranked higher than
65% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.65 vs. AKG: -3.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
AKG' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.75  Med: -13.96 Max: -0.79
Current: -3.15
-37.75
-0.79
ROA % -2.03
AKG's ROA % is ranked higher than
68% of the 1530 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.67 vs. AKG: -2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
AKG' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.79  Med: -13.77 Max: -0.75
Current: -2.03
-36.79
-0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 2.21
AKG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
74% of the 1456 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.33 vs. AKG: 2.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
AKG' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -510.72  Med: -23.59 Max: 2.25
Current: 2.21
-510.72
2.25
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 63.70
AKG's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. AKG: 63.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
AKG' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -90.2  Med: 4.3 Max: 210
Current: 63.7
-90.2
210
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 1,122,469 sh (+424.03%)
Mario Gabelli 210,300 sh (+16.51%)
Donald Smith 2,009,754 sh (+0.49%)
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Q2 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Mario Gabelli 210,300 sh (unchged)
Donald Smith 2,009,579 sh (-0.01%)
Jim Simons 483,700 sh (-56.91%)
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Q3 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Donald Smith 2,009,500 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 161,300 sh (-23.30%)
Jim Simons 301,400 sh (-37.69%)
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Q4 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Donald Smith 2,008,490 sh (-0.05%)
Mario Gabelli 153,800 sh (-4.65%)
Jim Simons 222,300 sh (-26.24%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold    NAICS: 212221    SIC: 611
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Traded in other countries:AKG.Canada, B7U.Germany,
Asanko Gold Inc is engaged in the exploration and development of gold projects. The Company's portfolio includes Asanko Gold Mine in Ghana, West Africa.

Asanko Gold Inc changed its name from Keegan Resources Inc. on March 1, 2013. The Company was incorporated as 'Quicksilver Ventures Inc.' It is a natural resource company currently engaged in the acquisition and exploration of mineral resources in West Ghana. All of the company's properties are currently in the exploration stage. The Company plans to undertake further work to perform a preliminary economic assessment of the deposit on the Esaase Property, as well as undertake additional exploration to add to the existing resource estimates and convert additional resources to an indicated resources category. It plans to continue exploration of the Asumura property, as well as the Jeni Concession. The Company competes with other mineral resource exploration companies. The current and anticipated future operations of the Company including further exploration activities, require permits from various Canadian, U.S. and West Ghanaian, Federal, Provincial, and/or state governmental agencies.

Top Ranked Articles about Asanko Gold Inc

Asanko Gold Releases Operating and Financial Results Company reported a loss in 4th quarter but exceeded guidance in gold production
Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) reported operating and financial results for the last quarter of 2016 and the whole year of 2016 Thursday. Read more...
Asanko Gold Exceeds Gold Production Expectations The company aims to become a mid-tier gold producer
Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) reported operating results for the fourth quarter of 2016 last Wednesday. From the Ghanaian Asanko Gold Mine’s Phase 1, the company produced 57,178 ounces of gold that exceeded the guidance that was set by the company, which was between 52,000 and 57,000 ounces. Read more...

Ratios

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Forward PE Ratio 18.18
AKG's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 13.87 vs. AKG: 18.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PB Ratio 1.25
AKG's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. AKG: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
AKG' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 1.77 Max: 2.23
Current: 1.25
1.21
2.23
PS Ratio 2.86
AKG's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. AKG: 2.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
AKG' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 6.66 Max: 21.64
Current: 2.86
2.8
21.64
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 8.51
AKG's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
51% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.67 vs. AKG: 8.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
AKG' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.3  Med: 12.06 Max: 26.97
Current: 8.51
8.3
26.97
EV-to-EBIT 52.00
AKG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
85% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 17.95 vs. AKG: 52.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.8  Med: 60.4 Max: 103.8
Current: 52
-77.8
103.8
EV-to-EBITDA 9.52
AKG's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. AKG: 9.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.2  Med: 21.2 Max: 5208.5
Current: 9.52
9.2
5208.5
Current Ratio 2.53
AKG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. AKG: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AKG' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.38  Med: 23.96 Max: 51.83
Current: 2.53
2.38
51.83
Quick Ratio 1.84
AKG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. AKG: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AKG' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.84  Med: 23.96 Max: 51.83
Current: 1.84
1.84
51.83
Days Inventory 44.24
AKG's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
72% of the 581 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 74.72 vs. AKG: 44.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AKG' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.79  Med: 38.79 Max: 44.24
Current: 44.24
38.79
44.24
Days Sales Outstanding 49.27
AKG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
62% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 35.22 vs. AKG: 49.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AKG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48  Med: 48 Max: 49.27
Current: 49.27
48
49.27

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -33.40
AKG's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1133 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. AKG: -33.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AKG' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.3  Med: -33.1 Max: 0
Current: -33.4
-87.3
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.24
AKG's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
72% of the 1575 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. AKG: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
AKG' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.73 Max: 10.47
Current: 1.24
0.6
10.47
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.43
AKG's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. AKG: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
AKG' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 28.26 Max: 56
Current: 0.43
0.43
56
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 1.94
AKG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
75% of the 1746 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.17 vs. AKG: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
AKG' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.4 Max: 2
Current: 1.94
1
2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $183.0
EPS (TTM) $ -0.07
Beta0.98
Short Percentage of Float1.39%
52-Week Range $2.01 - 4.68
Shares Outstanding (Mil)201.83

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 285 316 373
EPS ($) 0.11 0.19 0.30
EPS without NRI ($) 0.11 0.19 0.30
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Asanko Gold Releases Operating and Financial Results Mar 20 2017 
Asanko Gold Exceeds Gold Production Expectations Jan 14 2017 
Van Den Berg Trades in Canadian Mining Stocks in First Quarter May 07 2015 
Arnold Van Den Berg's Gold Miners Rally Jun 20 2014 

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ASANKO GOLD INC. Financials Mar 22 2017
Asanko Gold Releases Operating and Financial Results Mar 20 2017
Asanko Gold reports 4Q loss Mar 16 2017
Asanko Gold reports 4Q loss Mar 16 2017
Asanko Gold Reports Q4 and 2016 Full Year Results Mar 16 2017
Asanko Gold Reiterates 2017 Production Guidance and Q4 2016 Conference Call Details Mar 09 2017
Akwasiso Drilling Continuing to Firm Up Resource Base and Project 5 Million Ahead of Schedule Mar 08 2017
Blog Coverage Asanko Gold Disclosed its Current Mineral Resource and Reserve Estimates Feb 27 2017
Asanko Gold Updated Resource and Reserve Statement Feb 24 2017
Asanko Gold Mine Expansion Update Feb 06 2017
Asanko Gold Exceeds Gold Production Expectations Jan 14 2017
Asanko Gold Produces 57,178oz in Q4 2016 Jan 11 2017
Asanko Gold Announces Management Change Jan 11 2017
Asanko Gold, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE MKT:AKG) : January 6, 2017 Jan 06 2017
Asanko Gold, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AKG-US : January 5, 2017 Jan 05 2017
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Asanko Gold Wins the Ghana Mining Industry Awards 2016 CSI Project of the Year Dec 06 2016

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