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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.35
AKG's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 1583 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AKG: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
AKG' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.35
Equity-to-Asset 0.63
AKG's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. AKG: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
AKG' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.66 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.63
0.63
0.98
Debt-to-Equity 0.36
AKG's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
51% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. AKG: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
AKG' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.37
Current: 0.36
0.05
0.37
Debt-to-EBITDA 1.40
AKG's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
64% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. AKG: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
AKG' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.1  Med: -2.32 Max: 2.4
Current: 1.4
-13.1
2.4
Interest Coverage 2.41
AKG's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
91% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. AKG: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AKG' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.41
Current: 2.41
0.98
2.41
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 0.82
Beneish M-Score: 9.49
WACC vs ROIC
23.65%
5.48%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 15.38
AKG's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
75% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. AKG: 15.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
AKG' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.12  Med: 7.12 Max: 15.38
Current: 15.38
7.12
15.38
Net Margin % 4.45
AKG's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
59% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. AKG: 4.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
AKG' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.14  Med: -7.14 Max: 4.45
Current: 4.45
-7.14
4.45
ROE % 2.89
AKG's ROE % is ranked higher than
72% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.80 vs. AKG: 2.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
AKG' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.75  Med: -13.96 Max: 2.89
Current: 2.89
-37.75
2.89
ROA % 1.84
AKG's ROA % is ranked higher than
75% of the 1596 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.38 vs. AKG: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
AKG' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.79  Med: -13.77 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.84
-36.79
1.84
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 7.28
AKG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
75% of the 1519 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.04 vs. AKG: 7.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
AKG' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -510.72  Med: -23.59 Max: 7.28
Current: 7.28
-510.72
7.28
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 63.70
AKG's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 1135 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. AKG: 63.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
AKG' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -90.2  Med: 4.3 Max: 210
Current: 63.7
-90.2
210
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Donald Smith 2,009,500 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 161,300 sh (-23.30%)
Jim Simons 301,400 sh (-37.69%)
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Q4 2016

AKG Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Donald Smith 2,008,490 sh (-0.05%)
Mario Gabelli 153,800 sh (-4.65%)
Jim Simons 222,300 sh (-26.24%)
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Q1 2017

AKG Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Jim Simons 531,393 sh (+139.04%)
Donald Smith 2,894,914 sh (+44.13%)
Mario Gabelli 124,000 sh (-19.38%)
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Q2 2017

AKG Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 90,028 sh (New)
Donald Smith 16,797,571 sh (+480.24%)
Mario Gabelli 124,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AMEX:AKG

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Donald Smith 2017-08-30 Add 21.45%0.1%Premium Member Access $1.15 $ 0.97-16%20,400,666
Donald Smith 2017-06-30 Add 480.24%0.52%$1.29 - $2.83 $ 0.97-53%16,797,571
Donald Smith 2017-03-31 Add 44.13%0.06%$2.33 - $3.77 $ 0.97-69%2,894,914
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -19.38%$2.33 - $3.77 $ 0.97-69%124,000
Donald Smith 2016-12-31 Reduce -0.05%$2.67 - $4.07 $ 0.97-72%2,008,490
Mario Gabelli 2016-12-31 Reduce -4.65%$2.67 - $4.07 $ 0.97-72%153,800
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold    NAICS: 212221    SIC: 611
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Traded in other countries:AKG.Canada, B7U.Germany,
Headquarter Location:Canada
Asanko Gold Inc is a gold producer. Its principal asset is the Asanko Gold Mine, located in Ghana, West Africa. It owns two deposits Nkran and Esaase and a 3Mtpa carbon-in-leach (CIL) processing plant facility.

Asanko Gold Inc is engaged in the exploration and development of resource properties. All of the company's properties are currently in the exploration stage. The company is focused on advancing its principal project, the Asanko Gold Mine to commercial production. In addition to its principal project, the company holds a portfolio of other Ghanaian gold concessions in various stages of exploration. Asanko Gold Mine Project consists of two neighboring gold projects, the Obotan Project and the Esaase Project, both located in the Amansie West District of the Republic of Ghana, West Africa. The company does not currently generate revenue.

Top Ranked Articles about Asanko Gold Inc

Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP Announces that Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action Lawsuit
EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Asanko Gold Inc. - AKG
DEADLINE ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
AKG LOSS NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds Asanko Gold Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in First Filed Class Action – AKG
The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Filed on Behalf of Asanko Gold Inc. Shareholders and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
AKG INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
AKG SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
IMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
ASANKO LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Asanko Gold Inc. To Contact The Firm
IMPORTANT ASANKO GOLD INC. INVESTOR ALERT: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York against Asanko Gold, Inc.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 17.39
AKG's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.33 vs. AKG: 17.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
AKG' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.11  Med: 18.65 Max: 28.85
Current: 17.39
15.11
28.85
Forward PE Ratio 14.16
AKG's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 13.74 vs. AKG: 14.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 15.22
AKG's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
56% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.33 vs. AKG: 15.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
AKG' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.09  Med: 17.39 Max: 26.9
Current: 15.22
14.09
26.9
PB Ratio 0.44
AKG's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 1450 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. AKG: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
AKG' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 1.42 Max: 2.23
Current: 0.44
0.39
2.23
PS Ratio 0.69
AKG's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. AKG: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
AKG' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 3.26 Max: 20.57
Current: 0.69
0.64
20.57
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 36.89
AKG's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
78% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.38 vs. AKG: 36.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
AKG' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.64  Med: 41.52 Max: 64.24
Current: 36.89
33.64
64.24
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 1.81
AKG's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
92% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.84 vs. AKG: 1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
AKG' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.65  Med: 5.95 Max: 26.85
Current: 1.81
1.65
26.85
EV-to-EBIT 7.13
AKG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.76 vs. AKG: 7.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74  Med: 21.9 Max: 111.1
Current: 7.13
-74
111.1
EV-to-EBITDA 2.59
AKG's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
91% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.14 vs. AKG: 2.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AKG' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1725.2  Med: 6.1 Max: 26
Current: 2.59
-1725.2
26
EV-to-Revenue 1.07
AKG's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
75% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. AKG: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
AKG' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 3.8 Max: 23.2
Current: 1.07
1
23.2
Current Ratio 2.74
AKG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 1536 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. AKG: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AKG' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 31.15 Max: 134.57
Current: 2.74
0.25
134.57
Quick Ratio 1.88
AKG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1536 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. AKG: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AKG' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 31.15 Max: 134.57
Current: 1.88
0.25
134.57
Days Inventory 50.46
AKG's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
66% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 73.45 vs. AKG: 50.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AKG' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.79  Med: 38.79 Max: 50.46
Current: 50.46
38.79
50.46
Days Sales Outstanding 29.81
AKG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 33.96 vs. AKG: 29.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AKG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.81  Med: 48 Max: 48
Current: 29.81
29.81
48

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -33.40
AKG's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 1234 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -16.10 vs. AKG: -33.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AKG' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.3  Med: -33.1 Max: 0
Current: -33.4
-87.3
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.43
AKG's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
94% of the 1414 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. AKG: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
AKG' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 2.52 Max: 10.47
Current: 0.43
0.43
10.47
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.21
AKG's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 558 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. AKG: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
AKG' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 5.31 Max: 25
Current: 0.21
0.21
25
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.54
AKG's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
85% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. AKG: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
AKG' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.89 Max: 0.89
Current: 0.54
0.54
0.89
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 14.02
AKG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
92% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.24 vs. AKG: 14.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
AKG' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.6  Med: 1.6 Max: 14.8
Current: 14.02
-1.6
14.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $271.57
EPS (TTM) $ 0.06
Beta0.06
Short Percentage of Float6.12%
52-Week Range $0.78 - 4.17
Shares Outstanding (Mil)203.45

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 264 327 307
EPS ($) 0.05 0.06 -0.01 0.02
EPS without NRI ($) 0.05 0.06 -0.01 0.02
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 77
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyN
Higher Current Ratio yoyY
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyY
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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