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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.38
AKG's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
73% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 11.67 vs. AKG: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AKG' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.38
Equity to Asset 0.65
AKG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
60% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. AKG: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AKG' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 0.96 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.65
0.65
0.98
Interest Coverage 1.31
AKG's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
93% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. AKG: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AKG' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 1.31
Current: 1.31
0
1.31
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.68
M-Score: 104277.25
WACC vs ROIC
16.30%
1.79%
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 9.41
AKG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. AKG: 9.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AKG' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 9.41
Current: 9.41
0
9.41
Net-margin (%) -4.01
AKG's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -1.83 vs. AKG: -4.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AKG' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.01  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -4.01
-4.01
0
ROE (%) -1.04
AKG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1349 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -11.27 vs. AKG: -1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AKG' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -177.55  Med: -13.96 Max: -0.79
Current: -1.04
-177.55
-0.79
ROA (%) -0.68
AKG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1489 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. AKG: -0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AKG' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -162.57  Med: -13.77 Max: -0.68
Current: -0.68
-162.57
-0.68
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1.83
AKG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1425 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.71 vs. AKG: 1.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AKG' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -289.48  Med: -25.15 Max: 1.83
Current: 1.83
-289.48
1.83
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -46.30
AKG's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -18.50 vs. AKG: -46.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AKG' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -13.9 Max: 253
Current: -46.3
0
253
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -52.30
AKG's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 914 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. AKG: -52.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AKG' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -90.2  Med: -13.9 Max: 210.4
Current: -52.3
-90.2
210.4
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

AKG Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Donald Smith 2,000,000 sh (+60.32%)
Jim Simons 214,200 sh (+46.41%)
Mario Gabelli 180,500 sh (unchged)
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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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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
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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.

Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 12.56
AKG's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
60% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. AKG: 12.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.59
AKG's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 1332 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. AKG: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AKG' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.56  Med: 1.94 Max: 2.23
Current: 1.59
1.56
2.23
P/S 6.31
AKG's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. AKG: 6.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AKG' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.16  Med: 8.45 Max: 21.64
Current: 6.31
6.16
21.64
POCF 20.14
AKG's POCF is ranked lower than
81% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.65 vs. AKG: 20.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AKG' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.68  Med: 22.85 Max: 26.97
Current: 20.14
19.68
26.97
EV-to-EBIT 81.31
AKG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
87% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 18.61 vs. AKG: 81.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -75.2  Med: 82 Max: 108.6
Current: 81.31
-75.2
108.6
EV-to-EBITDA 19.08
AKG's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
64% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. AKG: 19.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.08  Med: 25.5 Max: 5208.5
Current: 19.08
19.08
5208.5
Current Ratio 2.05
AKG's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. AKG: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AKG' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 34.29 Max: 134.57
Current: 2.05
0.25
134.57
Quick Ratio 1.55
AKG's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. AKG: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AKG' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 34.29 Max: 134.57
Current: 1.55
0.25
134.57
Days Inventory 51.48
AKG's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
67% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 74.42 vs. AKG: 51.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AKG' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 51.48
Current: 51.48
0
51.48
Days Sales Outstanding 75.83
AKG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
74% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 37.69 vs. AKG: 75.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AKG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 75.83
Current: 75.83
0
75.83

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -37.70
AKG's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.00 vs. AKG: -37.70 )
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: -92.8  Med: -36.3 Max: 0
Current: -37.7
-92.8
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.59
AKG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 1292 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. AKG: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AKG' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.39 Max: 10.47
Current: 1.59
0.6
10.47
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
AKG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. AKG: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AKG' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 9.19 Max: 56
Current: 0.47
0.47
56
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.20
AKG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. AKG: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AKG' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.2
Current: 1.2
0.9
1.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $109.1
EPS (TTM) $ -0.02
Beta0.75
Short Percentage of Float1.50%
52-Week Range $1.27 - 4.68
Shares Outstanding (Mil)201.83

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 237 381 413 499
EPS ($) 0.07 0.35 0.33 0.63
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.07 0.35 0.33 0.63
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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