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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 : 7/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
TRX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
90% of the 2385 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 170.11 vs. TRX: No Debt )
TRX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.74   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 16.73
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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ROE (%) -6.01
TRX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2284 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.18 vs. TRX: -6.01 )
TRX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -40.01   Max: -6.01
Current: -6.01

-40.01
-6.01
ROA (%) -5.19
TRX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2359 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.69 vs. TRX: -5.19 )
TRX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -37.76   Max: -5.19
Current: -5.19

-37.76
-5.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -10.69
TRX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 2289 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.19 vs. TRX: -10.69 )
TRX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -710   Max: -7.03
Current: -10.69

-710
-7.03
EPS Growth (%) -9.10
TRX's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1340 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 vs. TRX: -9.10 )
TRX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -30.7   Max: 44.2
Current: -9.1

-30.7
44.2
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Ratios

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P/B 4.84
TRX's P/B is ranked lower than
59% of the 2285 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. TRX: 4.84 )
TRX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0   Max: 7.7
Current: 4.84

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7.7
EV-to-EBIT -47.39
TRX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 11.80 vs. TRX: -47.39 )
TRX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -47.39

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 80.67
TRX's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
90% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. TRX: 80.67 )
TRX' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 6.75   Max: 813
Current: 80.67

6.75
813
Price/Net Current Asset Value 80.67
TRX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. TRX: 80.67 )
TRX' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 6.75   Max: 541
Current: 80.67

6.75
541
Price/Tangible Book 4.84
TRX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
64% of the 2223 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. TRX: 4.84 )
TRX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.17   Max: 30.11
Current: 4.84

1.17
30.11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.93
TRX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1956 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -13.51 vs. TRX: 1.93 )
TRX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.93

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, ABX, GG, NMCEF, IAG » details
Traded in other countries:TNX.Canada, TRG.Germany
Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation was originally incorporated in the Province of Alberta on July 5, 1990. The name was changed to 'Tan Range Exploration Corporation' on August 13, 1991. The name of the Company was again changed to 'Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation' on February 28, 2006. The Company is a mineral resource company, which is engaged in the acquisition of interests in and the exploration of natural resource properties. The Company's general area of interest has been in the exploration of gold properties, with main focus on exploring for gold properties in Tanzania. Its main exploration properties are currently all located in the United Republic of Tanzania, Africa. The Company holds mineral properties in Tanzania's Lake Victoria Greenstone belt and Kabanga/Kagera Nickel Belt regions. The Company's funds its activities by way of the sale and issuance of its securities to accredited investors. It also obtains operating funds through sales of and options to sell its mineral property interests to other parties, retaining a royalty interest. The Company's mineral interests in Tanzania are initially held under prospecting licenses granted to the Mining Act, 1998 'Tanzania' for a period of up to three years, and are renewable two times for a period of up to two years each. The Company's competitors include well-capitalized mining companies, independent mining companies. Its operations are subject to existing laws and regulations relating to exploration and development, permitting procedures, safety precautions, property reclamation, employee health and safety, air quality standards, pollution and other environmental protection controls.

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