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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 0.71
QRM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 2523 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 15.11 vs. QRM: 0.71 )
QRM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.71   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.71

F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.10
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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ROE (%) -5.07
QRM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 2505 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.87 vs. QRM: -5.07 )
QRM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -21.19   Max: -5.36
Current: -5.07

-21.19
-5.36
ROA (%) -4.83
QRM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2550 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -6.72 vs. QRM: -4.83 )
QRM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -20.12   Max: -4.99
Current: -4.83

-20.12
-4.99
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -6.28
QRM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2515 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.93 vs. QRM: -6.28 )
QRM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -56.04   Max: -7.91
Current: -6.28

-56.04
-7.91
EBITDA Growth (%) -18.30
QRM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -11.90 vs. QRM: -18.30 )
QRM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.3   Max: 122.4
Current: -18.3

-18.3
122.4
EPS Growth (%) -18.30
QRM's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1477 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.50 vs. QRM: -18.30 )
QRM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.3   Max: 122.4
Current: -18.3

-18.3
122.4
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Ratios

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P/B 0.19
QRM's P/B is ranked higher than
99% of the 2702 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. QRM: 0.19 )
QRM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 42.89
Current: 0.19

0.21
42.89
EV-to-EBIT -3.72
QRM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
181% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 13.98 vs. QRM: -3.72 )
QRM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -3.72

Current Ratio 1.58
QRM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 2521 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.55 vs. QRM: 1.58 )
QRM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.58   Max: 103.34
Current: 1.58

1.58
103.34
Quick Ratio 1.58
QRM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 2517 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. QRM: 1.58 )
QRM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.58   Max: 103.34
Current: 1.58

1.58
103.34

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 10.00
QRM's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 922 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. QRM: 10.00 )
QRM' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 43.83
Current: 10

1.74
43.83
Price/Tangible Book 0.19
QRM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
99% of the 2200 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. QRM: 0.19 )
QRM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 11.61
Current: 0.19

0.32
11.61
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -129.38
QRM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 2086 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -13.73 vs. QRM: -129.38 )
QRM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -129.38

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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Traded in other countries:QRM.Canada, 1Q8.Germany
Quest Rare Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian-based company incorporated on 6th June 2007. Its exploration is focused on the identification and discovery of new world-class Rare Earth deposit opportunities. Quest is currently advancing several high-potential rare earth projects in Canada's rare earth exploration areas: the Strange Lake and Misery Lake areas of northeastern Québec. The Two project of the Company are The Strange Lake property, located 220 km northeast of Schefferville and 125 km west of the Voisey Bay Nickel-Copper-Cobalt Mine, covers an area of 54,000 hectares & The Misery Lake property is located 120 km south of the Strange Lake Project and covers a total area of 79,407 hectares.
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