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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.30
LODE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
64% of the 2647 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. LODE: 0.30 )
LODE' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.3

Equity to Asset 0.49
LODE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
72% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. LODE: 0.49 )
LODE' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -28.75   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.49

-28.75
0.74
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: -3.49
M-Score: -269.44
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -26.93
LODE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. LODE: -26.93 )
LODE' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7900   Max: -33.98
Current: -26.93

-7900
-33.98
Net-margin (%) -17.50
LODE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.93 vs. LODE: -17.50 )
LODE' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -7900   Max: -37.68
Current: -17.5

-7900
-37.68
ROE (%) -20.32
LODE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 2596 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.27 vs. LODE: -20.32 )
LODE' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -290.24   Max: -45.38
Current: -20.32

-290.24
-45.38
ROA (%) -9.33
LODE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 2684 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.99 vs. LODE: -9.33 )
LODE' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -458.45   Max: -21.31
Current: -9.33

-458.45
-21.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -20.83
LODE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 2648 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.88 vs. LODE: -20.83 )
LODE' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -15800   Max: -26.23
Current: -20.83

-15800
-26.23
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 154.60
LODE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. LODE: 154.60 )
LODE' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 154.6
Current: 154.6

0
154.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -64.80
LODE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1708 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -16.00 vs. LODE: -64.80 )
LODE' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -77.6   Max: 295.6
Current: -64.8

-77.6
295.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -36.40
LODE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1549 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -16.30 vs. LODE: -36.40 )
LODE' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -63.2   Max: 310.6
Current: -36.4

-63.2
310.6
» LODE's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

LODE Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 13,651,038 sh (+42.37%)
Chuck Royce 375,000 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2014

LODE Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 16,587,119 sh (+21.51%)
Chuck Royce 375,000 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

LODE Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 82,489 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 565,000 sh (+50.67%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 21,363,727 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 15,988,071 sh (-3.61%)
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Q1 2015

LODE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Arnold Van Den Berg 14,527,564 sh (-9.13%)
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Top Ranked Articles about Comstock Mining Inc

Century Management's Van Den Berg Favors Miners Despite Selling in Q3
Century Management founder Arnold Van Den Berg (Trades, Portfolio) drew much attention at the beginning of the year for buying a slew of low-priced mining companies. The sector had lost half its value in the previous five years, while gold also suffered – falling about 35% from its peak in 2011 after a historic rally to the start of 2014. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 22.83
LODE's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
80% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LODE: 22.83 )
N/A
P/B 2.80
LODE's P/B is ranked higher than
58% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. LODE: 2.80 )
LODE' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.18   Max: 11.28
Current: 2.8

2.18
11.28
P/S 2.80
LODE's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 472.87 vs. LODE: 2.80 )
LODE' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 600
Current: 2.8

0.55
600
EV-to-EBIT -8.76
LODE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
65% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LODE: -8.76 )
LODE' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -105.4   Max: -1.7
Current: -8.76

-105.4
-1.7
Current Ratio 0.66
LODE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 2641 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. LODE: 0.66 )
LODE' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 16.37
Current: 0.66

0.01
16.37
Quick Ratio 0.47
LODE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 2640 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. LODE: 0.47 )
LODE' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 16.37
Current: 0.47

0.01
16.37
Days Inventory 28.00
LODE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
97% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LODE: 28.00 )
LODE' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 4.78   Max: 201.22
Current: 28

4.78
201.22
Days Sales Outstanding 0.58
LODE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
99% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LODE: 0.58 )
LODE' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 45.1
Current: 0.58

0.22
45.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.80
LODE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
63% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. LODE: 2.80 )
LODE' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.81   Max: 78.5
Current: 2.8

2.81
78.5
Price/Median PS Value 0.10
LODE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LODE: 0.10 )
LODE' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 107.9
Current: 0.1

0.02
107.9
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -11.70
LODE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
64% of the 2619 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.70 vs. LODE: -11.70 )
LODE' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -16.2   Max: 0
Current: -11.7

-16.2
0

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, ABX, GG, NMCEF, IAG » details
Traded in other countries:GSPN.Germany,
Comstock Mining Inc was incorporated in Florida in 1999 and reincorporated in Nevada in 2008. The Company is a gold and silver mining company with contiguous property in the historic Comstock and Silver City mining districts. The Comstock District is located within the western portion of the Basin and Range Providence of Nevada, between Reno and Carson City. The Company began acquiring properties and developing projects in the Comstock District in 2003. Its Lucerne Resource area is located in Storey County, Nevada, approximately three miles south of Virginia City, Nevada and 30 miles southeast of Reno, Nevada. The Company also operates the Gold Hill Hotel located in Gold Hill, Nevada between Virginia City and the Comstock Mine Project. It continue acquiring additional properties in the Comstock District, expanding its footprint and creating opportunities for exploration, processing and mining. The Company now owns or controls approximately 7,447 acres of mining claims and parcels in the Comstock and Silver City Districts. The acreage is comprised of approximately 1,376 acres of patented claims (private lands) and surface parcels (private lands) and approximately 6,071 acres of unpatented mining claims, which the Bureau of Land Management, administers.
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