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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 : 9/10

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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
VGZ's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 1379 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.00 vs. VGZ: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
VGZ' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 97.22 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Interest Coverage No Debt
VGZ's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
99% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. VGZ: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
VGZ' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
0.54
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 28.26
M-Score: -5.83
WACC vs ROIC
-11.14%
-72.70%
WACC
ROIC
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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ROE (%) 4.59
VGZ's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1272 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.77 vs. VGZ: 4.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
VGZ' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -82.42  Med: -20.10 Max: 67.35
Current: 4.59
-82.42
67.35
ROA (%) 4.39
VGZ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1395 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.53 vs. VGZ: 4.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
VGZ' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.91  Med: -16.96 Max: 53.28
Current: 4.39
-63.91
53.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -104.86
VGZ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 1352 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -11.41 vs. VGZ: -104.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
VGZ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -477.2  Med: -34.21 Max: 398.77
Current: -104.86
-477.2
398.77
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -59.40
VGZ's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -15.30 vs. VGZ: -59.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
VGZ' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -23.10 Max: 64.6
Current: -59.4
0
64.6
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-05-03)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

VGZ Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chuck Royce 124,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 52,900 sh (-54.72%)
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Q2 2015

VGZ Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 124,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2015

VGZ Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Chuck Royce 124,000 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2015

VGZ Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Chuck Royce 124,000 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 73.00
VGZ's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
86% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. VGZ: 73.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
VGZ' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.35 Max: 7.09
Current: 73
0.45
7.09
PE(NRI) 73.00
VGZ's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
86% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. VGZ: 73.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
VGZ' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.35 Max: 7.12
Current: 73
0.45
7.12
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 81.12
VGZ's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
77% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 15.65 vs. VGZ: 81.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
VGZ' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 81.12
P/B 2.29
VGZ's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 1252 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. VGZ: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
VGZ' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 2.24 Max: 22.36
Current: 2.29
0.59
22.36
POCF 18.25
VGZ's POCF is ranked lower than
88% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 7.14 vs. VGZ: 18.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
VGZ' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.28  Med: 18.84 Max: 99.3
Current: 18.25
6.28
99.3
EV-to-EBIT -4.97
VGZ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.99 vs. VGZ: -4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
VGZ' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -235.1  Med: -19.10 Max: 91.4
Current: -4.97
-235.1
91.4
EV-to-EBITDA -5.35
VGZ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. VGZ: -5.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
VGZ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -414.9  Med: -26.40 Max: 73.6
Current: -5.35
-414.9
73.6
Current Ratio 17.68
VGZ's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1332 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. VGZ: 17.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VGZ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 6.86 Max: 71.01
Current: 17.68
0.64
71.01
Quick Ratio 17.68
VGZ's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1332 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. VGZ: 17.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VGZ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 6.45 Max: 69.27
Current: 17.68
0.33
69.27

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.41
VGZ's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
63% of the 1217 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. VGZ: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
VGZ' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.43 Max: 12.51
Current: 2.41
0.23
12.51
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -20.14
VGZ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 1371 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.20 vs. VGZ: -20.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
VGZ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 1.30 Max: 1.6
Current: -20.14
1.1
1.6

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $0
EPS $ 0.01
Beta-1.73
Short Percentage of Float0.14%
52-Week Range $0.24 - 0.89
Shares Outstanding(Mil)82.90

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
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Traded in other countries:VGZ.Canada, JEJ.Germany,
Vista Gold Corp was originally incorporated on November 28, 1983 under the name Granges Exploration Ltd. The Company operates in the gold mining industry. The Company is engaged in the evaluation, acquisition, exploration and advancement of gold exploration and potential development projects. The Company has one reportable segment, consisting of evaluation, acquisition and exploration activities which are focused principally in Australia and North America. Its projects include Mt. Todd gold project and the Los Cardones gold project. It competes with other mining companies in connection with the acquisition, exploration, financing and development of gold properties. The Company's mining operations and exploration activities are subject to various national, state, provincial and local laws and regulations in the United States, Mexico, Australia.
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