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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 11.88
AKG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 2436 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. AKG: 11.88 )
AKG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 11.88   Max: No Debt
Current: 11.88

F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 2.78
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 : 1/10

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industry
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ROE (%) -6.88
AKG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2398 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.53 vs. AKG: -6.88 )
AKG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -177.54   Max: -0.79
Current: -6.88

-177.54
-0.79
ROA (%) -6.22
AKG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 2456 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.78 vs. AKG: -6.22 )
AKG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -162.57   Max: -0.75
Current: -6.22

-162.57
-0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -9.91
AKG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 2420 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -6.85 vs. AKG: -9.91 )
AKG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -861.52   Max: -14.69
Current: -9.91

-861.52
-14.69
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -51.90
AKG's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1547 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. AKG: -51.90 )
AKG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 214.1
Current: -51.9

0
214.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -51.00
AKG's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1409 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.20 vs. AKG: -51.00 )
AKG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -89   Max: 176.7
Current: -51

-89
176.7
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

AKG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q1 2014

AKG Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 30,900 sh (New)
Arnold Van Den Berg 361,300 sh (New)
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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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AKG

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Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-03-31 New Buy0.06%$1.575 - $2.39 $ 1.58-20%361300
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Ratios

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P/B 0.70
AKG's P/B is ranked higher than
86% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. AKG: 0.70 )
AKG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.12
Current: 0.7

0
1.12
EV-to-EBIT -5.06
AKG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AKG: -5.06 )
AKG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -5.06

Current Ratio 25.59
AKG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 2440 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. AKG: 25.59 )
AKG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 134.57
Current: 25.59

0.25
134.57
Quick Ratio 25.59
AKG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 2439 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. AKG: 25.59 )
AKG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 134.57
Current: 25.59

0.25
134.57

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 1.60
AKG's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
98% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AKG: 1.60 )
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 142
Current: 1.6

0.85
142
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.60
AKG's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AKG: 1.60 )
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 142
Current: 1.6

0.85
142
Price/Tangible Book 0.70
AKG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. AKG: 0.70 )
AKG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 10.59
Current: 0.7

0.6
10.59
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.80
AKG's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 2662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AKG: 1.80 )
AKG' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 22.56
Current: 1.8

1.42
22.56
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -20.30
AKG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
67% of the 2403 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.30 vs. AKG: -20.30 )
AKG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -47.4   Max: 0
Current: -20.3

-47.4
0

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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