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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.29
AUQ's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. AUQ: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 1.44 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.29
Equity to Asset 0.70
AUQ's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 672 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. AUQ: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 0.77 Max: 0.99
Current: 0.7
0.59
0.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.37
M-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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -49.35
AUQ's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. AUQ: -49.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1606.67  Med: -56.17 Max: 13.27
Current: -49.35
-1606.67
13.27
Net-margin (%) -62.57
AUQ's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 752 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. AUQ: -62.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1576.06  Med: -57.39 Max: 210.72
Current: -62.57
-1576.06
210.72
ROE (%) -10.58
AUQ's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.60 vs. AUQ: -10.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -85.63  Med: -9.01 Max: 12.3
Current: -10.58
-85.63
12.3
ROA (%) -7.45
AUQ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.50 vs. AUQ: -7.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -80.47  Med: -7.45 Max: 8.89
Current: -7.45
-80.47
8.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.92
AUQ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1273 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.33 vs. AUQ: -8.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -9300  Med: -10.92 Max: 5.62
Current: -8.92
-9300
5.62
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 43.20
AUQ's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 546 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. AUQ: 43.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -100.00 Max: 247.6
Current: 43.2
0
247.6
» AUQ's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

AUQ Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mario Gabelli 157,485 sh (+13.05%)
Donald Smith 21,985,271 sh (+9.40%)
Chuck Royce 223,250 sh (unchged)
George Soros 1,587,650 sh (unchged)
NWQ Managers 421,350 sh (-6.75%)
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Q3 2014

AUQ Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 291,167 sh (New)
Donald Smith 22,533,711 sh (+2.49%)
Chuck Royce 223,250 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 145,550 sh (-7.58%)
NWQ Managers 387,450 sh (-8.05%)
George Soros 700,000 sh (-55.91%)
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Q4 2014

AUQ Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 18,610 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,069,467 sh (+267.30%)
Donald Smith 23,498,445 sh (+4.28%)
Mario Gabelli 145,550 sh (unchged)
Donald Smith 23,498,445 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 223,250 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
NWQ Managers 282,200 sh (-27.16%)
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Q1 2015

AUQ Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 1,455,767 sh (+36.12%)
Mario Gabelli 159,150 sh (+9.34%)
Chuck Royce 223,250 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
NWQ Managers Sold Out
Donald Smith 20,855,283 sh (-11.25%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 909.09
AUQ's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
99% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 13.39 vs. AUQ: 909.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.45
AUQ's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 1179 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. AUQ: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AUQ' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.54 Max: 8.37
Current: 0.45
0.44
8.37
P/S 2.71
AUQ's P/S is ranked lower than
71% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. AUQ: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AUQ' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.57  Med: 6.09 Max: 1918
Current: 2.71
1.57
1918
POCF 15.57
AUQ's POCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 7.42 vs. AUQ: 15.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AUQ' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 6.1  Med: 16.37 Max: 194.8
Current: 15.57
6.1
194.8
Current Ratio 3.25
AUQ's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 1253 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. AUQ: 3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.05  Med: 4.25 Max: 42.4
Current: 3.25
0.05
42.4
Quick Ratio 1.95
AUQ's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 1250 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. AUQ: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.05  Med: 3.04 Max: 42.4
Current: 1.95
0.05
42.4
Days Inventory 98.58
AUQ's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
64% of the 610 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 73.07 vs. AUQ: 98.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 84.29  Med: 173.72 Max: 911.73
Current: 98.58
84.29
911.73
Days Sales Outstanding 26.82
AUQ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
56% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 33.16 vs. AUQ: 26.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 0.5  Med: 4.18 Max: 867.89
Current: 26.82
0.5
867.89

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.36
AUQ's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
73% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. AUQ: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.94 Max: 3.81
Current: 1.36
0.6
3.81
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.36
AUQ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
73% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. AUQ: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.95 Max: 3.81
Current: 1.36
0.6
3.81
Share Buyback Rate -10.00
AUQ's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
52% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.00 vs. AUQ: -10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -3.5  Med: -15.60 Max: -62.1
Current: -10

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.54
AUQ's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
83% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. AUQ: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.82 Max: 9.53
Current: 0.54
0.29
9.53
Price/Projected FCF 3.25
AUQ's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. AUQ: 3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 1.85  Med: 3.74 Max: 47.29
Current: 3.25
1.85
47.29
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
AUQ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. AUQ: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.04 Max: 160
Current: 0.5
0.49
160
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -14.20
AUQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.30 vs. AUQ: -14.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AUQ' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.1  Med: 1.90 Max: 7.4
Current: -14.2
0.1
7.4

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, ABX, GG, NMCEF, IAG » details
Traded in other countries:AUQ.Canada, GL7.Germany,
AuRico Gold Inc is incorporated and domiciled in Canada and formed on 30 June 1997 under the name Golden Rock Explorations Inc. On June 9, 2011, the Company changed its name to its current name, AuRico Gold Inc. It is a Canadian gold producer with mines and projects in North America. The Company's core operations include the Young-Davidson mine in Ontario, Canada and the El Chanate mine in Sonora, Mexico. The Company's project pipeline also includes advanced exploration opportunities in Mexico and Canada. Projects include the Kemess Underground Project, a gold-copper deposit in northern British Columbia, Canada. The Company produces dore bars at its mine sites, which are sent to third parties for refining. It competes with other mining and exploration companies in the acquisition of mining claims and leases and in connection with the recruitment and retention of qualified employees. The Company's mining and exploration activities are subject to various governmental laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment.
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