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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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Cash to Debt 3.79
AKG's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 1242 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 5.76 vs. AKG: 3.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AKG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 3.79  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 3.79
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 1.73
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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
ROE (%) -4.16
AKG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1189 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.04 vs. AKG: -4.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -177.55  Med: -15.34 Max: -0.79
Current: -4.16
-177.55
-0.79
ROA (%) -3.53
AKG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.20 vs. AKG: -3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -162.57  Med: -15.14 Max: -0.75
Current: -3.53
-162.57
-0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.14
AKG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1233 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.50 vs. AKG: -8.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1000.5  Med: -200.46 Max: -3.73
Current: -8.14
-1000.5
-3.73
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -39.30
AKG's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 777 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.20 vs. AKG: -39.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -2.00 Max: 214.1
Current: -39.3
0
214.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -38.50
AKG's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -17.40 vs. AKG: -38.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 7.70 Max: 176.6
Current: -38.5
0
176.6
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

AKG Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 262,705 sh (+750.18%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 361,300 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2014

AKG Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 361,300 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 38,300 sh (-85.42%)
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Q4 2014

AKG Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 48,900 sh (+27.68%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 365,155 sh (+1.07%)
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Q1 2015

AKG Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 76,900 sh (+57.26%)
Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 13.39
AKG's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
51% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 12.97 vs. AKG: 13.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
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P/B 0.78
AKG's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 1144 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. AKG: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AKG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 1.12
Current: 0.78
0
1.12
EV-to-EBIT -9.23
AKG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
314% of the 431 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. AKG: -9.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AKG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -9.23
Current Ratio 12.90
AKG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. AKG: 12.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AKG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 38.33 Max: 134.57
Current: 12.9
0.25
134.57
Quick Ratio 12.90
AKG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. AKG: 12.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AKG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 38.33 Max: 134.57
Current: 12.9
0.25
134.57

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 2.52
AKG's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
73% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 6.17 vs. AKG: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.85  Med: 2.89 Max: 142
Current: 2.52
0.85
142
Price/Net Current Asset Value 2.48
AKG's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. AKG: 2.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.85  Med: 3.78 Max: 142
Current: 2.48
0.85
142
Price/Tangible Book 0.72
AKG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
68% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. AKG: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.70 Max: 10.59
Current: 0.72
0.6
10.59
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -10.84
AKG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1226 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. AKG: -10.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AKG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -47.4  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -10.84
-47.4
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, ABX, GG, NMCEF, IAG » details
Traded in other countries:AKG.Canada, B7U.Germany,
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.
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