Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.42
NQ's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
83% of the 1921 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. NQ: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NQ' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.42
Equity-to-Asset 0.45
NQ's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
64% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NQ: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NQ' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.99  Med: 0.57 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.45
-0.99
0.92
Piotroski F-Score: 3
Altman Z-Score: 0.49
WACC vs ROIC
4.82%
-17.44%
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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % -32.59
NQ's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
74% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. NQ: -32.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NQ' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -101.5  Med: -24.36 Max: 13.62
Current: -32.59
-101.5
13.62
Net Margin % -37.19
NQ's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
61% of the 1863 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. NQ: -37.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NQ' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -97.83  Med: -23.09 Max: 25.2
Current: -37.19
-97.83
25.2
ROE % -27.40
NQ's ROE % is ranked lower than
63% of the 1803 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. NQ: -27.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NQ' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -105.45  Med: -0.69 Max: 8.51
Current: -27.4
-105.45
8.51
ROA % -14.69
NQ's ROA % is ranked lower than
60% of the 1927 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. NQ: -14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NQ' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.66  Med: -10.63 Max: 9.81
Current: -14.69
-43.66
9.81
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -48.80
NQ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
57% of the 1883 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.13 vs. NQ: -48.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NQ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -386.33  Med: -51.84 Max: 39.83
Current: -48.8
-386.33
39.83
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -1.00
NQ's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. NQ: -1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NQ' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1  Med: 30.35 Max: 57.7
Current: -1
-1
57.7
GuruFocus has detected 4 Warning Signs with NQ Mobile Inc $NQ.
More than 500,000 people have already joined GuruFocus to track the stocks they follow and exchange investment ideas.
» NQ's 30-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-07-06 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

» Details

Guru Trades

Q1 2016

NQ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 380,900 sh (New)
» More
Q2 2016

NQ Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons Sold Out
» More
Q3 2016

NQ Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jeremy Grantham 10,100 sh (New)
» More
Q4 2016

NQ Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with NQ

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 511210    SIC: 7372
Compare:NAS:BV, NAS:MGIC, NAS:UPLD, NYSE:MODN, NAS:GSUM, NAS:JIVE, NAS:KEYW, NAS:ZIXI, NAS:AMSWA, NYSE:ECOM, NAS:ACTA, OTCPK:IDXAF, NAS:MITK, OTCPK:BRDLF, OTCPK:DOTDF, NAS:MOBL, NAS:INAP, OTCPK:IRNC, NYSE:RST, NAS:XNET » details
Traded in other countries:2NQA.Germany,
Headquarter Location:China
NQ Mobile Inc through its subsidiaries is engaged in the provision of mobile Internet services in the People's Republic of China and overseas market. Its service portfolio includes mobile security and privacy protection, mobile games and advertising.

NQ Mobile Inc through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of mobile Internet services in the People's Republic of China and overseas market. Its service portfolio includes mobile security and privacy protection, mobile games and advertising.

Top Ranked Articles about NQ Mobile Inc

Northquest Ltd. Announces Cancellation of Special Meeting of Shareholders

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jul 5, 2016) - Northquest Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:NQ)(FRANKFURT:N3Q) (the "Company") announces that its board of directors has determined that a special meeting of shareholders of the Company to deal with a requisition by Nordgold SE ("Nordgold") to consider an ordinary resolution to remove each of the directors of the Company and to elect Nordgold's nominees as directors of the Company (the "Meeting"), initially scheduled to be held on May 2, 2016 and ultimately postponed to July 20, 2016, be cancelled. As announced on May 26, 2016, the Company and Nordgold entered into a support agreement with respect to Nordgold's offer to purchase all of the common shares of the Company it did not already own (the "Support Agreement"). Pursuant to the Support Agreement, the Company agreed to cooperate with Nordgold to effect certain changes to the Company's board of directors. Certain Nordgold nominees have been thereafter appointed to the board of directors of the Company, thereby rendering the Meeting unnecessary. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information
Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to statements relating to the Offer, the Support Agreement, the timing relating to the Offer and the composition of the board of directors and management of the Company. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect the Company's expectations regarding the future growth, results of operations, business prospects and opportunities. In some cases forward-looking information can be identified by terminology such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "projects", "potential", "scheduled", "forecast", "budget" or the negative of those terms or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the Offer, impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, volatility of commodity prices, risks associated with the uncertainty of exploration results and estimates, metallurgical test results and that the resource potential will be achieved on exploration projects, currency fluctuations, dependence upon regulatory approvals, political and country risk, and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing and exploration risk. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, events or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER (AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.





Igor Klimanov
Director and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 306-0954




Read more...
Northquest Ltd. Announces Director and Officer Appointments

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2016) - Northquest Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:NQ)(FRANKFURT:N3Q) ("Northquest" or "the Company") announces that, following the initial take-up by Nord Gold SE ("Nordgold") of common shares under its take-over bid (the "Offer") for all of the outstanding common shares of Northquest (the "Common Shares") and pursuant to the previously announced support agreement between the Company and Nordgold dated May 26, 2016 relating to the Offer, Dr. Jon North has resigned as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Ms. Sofia Tsakos has resigned from the board of directors of the Company (the "Board"). Mr. Andrew Matthews has also resigned from the Board. Northquest thanks Dr. North and Ms. Tsakos for their contribution to the Company since their appointments in 2008 and wishes them the best in their future endeavours.
To fill the vacancy created by Ms. Tsakos' resignation, the Company has appointed Mr. Marc-André Boudreau to the Board, effective June 16, 2016. Mr. Boudreau is a geologist with over 30 years of experience in the mineral resource industry. From 2010 to his retirement in 2013, Mr. Boudreau was the Director of geology of Société Minière de Dinguiraye, Nordgold's operating subsidiary in Guinea. From 2004 to 2010, he occupied project manager and other positions related to gold and uranium exploration in Guinea, Mali, Madagascar, Djibouti, and Niger. Prior to that, he was a senior exploration manager of Itea Minerals. Mr. Boudreau obtained a Bachelor of Science (Geology) degree from Laval University and is a member of the Ordre professionnel des géologues of Quebec.
With the changes to the Board that have occurred since the entering into of the Support Agreement, the Board now consists of three members, namely Mr. Igor Klimanov, Mr. Karl Glackmeyer and Mr. Marc-André Boudreau.
The Company also announces that it has appointed Mr. Igor Klimanov, a director of the Company, to serve as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 16, 2016.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information
Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to statements relating to the Offer, the Support Agreement, the timing relating to the Offer and the composition of the board of directors and management of the Company. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect the Company's expectations regarding the future growth, results of operations, business prospects and opportunities. In some cases forward-looking information can be identified by terminology such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "projects", "potential", "scheduled", "forecast", "budget" or the negative of those terms or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the Offer, impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, volatility of commodity prices, risks associated with the uncertainty of exploration results and estimates, metallurgical test results and that the resource potential will be achieved on exploration projects, currency fluctuations, dependence upon regulatory approvals, political and country risk, and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing and exploration risk. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, events or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.
NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER (AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.





Igor Klimanov
Director and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 306-0954




Read more...
Northquest Ltd. Announces Director Appointments

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2016) - Northquest Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:NQ)(FRANKFURT:N3Q) ("Northquest" or "the Company") announces that, pursuant to the previously announced support agreement (the "Support Agreement") between the Company and Nord Gold SE ("Nordgold") dated May 26, 2016 relating to Nordgold's offer to purchase all of the common shares of the Company ("Common Shares") at a price of $0.26 per Common Share (the "Offer"), the Company has appointed Mr. Karl Glackmeyer and Mr. Andrew Matthews, as director nominees of Nordgold, to the board of directors of the Company (the "Board") effective June 13, 2016. Mr. Glackmeyer has over 40 years of experience in the mineral resource industry. From 2009 to 2012, Mr. Glackmeyer was a director of a former Toronto Stock Exchange-listed gold producer, High River Gold Mines Ltd., where he was also a member of the audit committee in 2009 and from 2011 to 2012. From 1994 to his retirement in 2004, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Fairstar Explorations Inc., also listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. From 1984 to 1991, he was president of Yorbeau Resources Inc., a mineral exploration company traded on the Montreal Exchange. Mr. Glackmeyer obtained a Bachelor of Applied Sciences degree from Laval University in 1967. Mr. Matthews is a consultant with several years of experience advising senior management. Mr. Matthews currently holds the position of AML Investigator at the Royal Bank of Canada, where he also was an Employee Relations Advisor from 2013 to March 2016. From 2011 to 2013, he was a Development Officer at the Office of Bernard Trottier, MP, Etobicoke-Lakeshore. Mr. Matthews was previously a director and a member of the audit committee of a former Toronto Stock Exchange-listed gold producer, High River Gold Mines Ltd. Prior to that, he held senior positions in the corporate finance industry and management consulting firms. Mr. Matthews obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Alberta, Edmonton. In connection with the appointments to the Board, Dr. Robert Hodder and Mr. Eric Klein have resigned as directors of the Company, effective June 13, 2016. Northquest thanks Dr. Hodder and Mr. Klein for their contributions to the Company since their appointments in 2012 and 2008, respectively, and wishes them the best in their future endeavours. Under the Support Agreement, Northquest agreed to appoint two of Nordgold's nominees as directors in place of two then current directors of Northquest prior to June 15, 2016, which is the date on which the Offer will expire, subject to any extension thereof, and, following such date, to obtain the resignations of each of the directors of Northquest as Nordgold requests and to appoint such additional nominees of Nordgold to the Board in replacement of such directors. The Company will provide further information following additional changes to the board and management of the Company if or when they are made. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to statements relating to the Offer, the Support Agreement, the timing relating to the Offer and the composition of the board of directors and management of the Company. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect the Company's expectations regarding the future growth, results of operations, business prospects and opportunities. In some cases forward-looking information can be identified by terminology such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "projects", "potential", "scheduled", "forecast", "budget" or the negative of those terms or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the Offer, impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, volatility of commodity prices, risks associated with the uncertainty of exploration results and estimates, metallurgical test results and that the resource potential will be achieved on exploration projects, currency fluctuations, dependence upon regulatory approvals, political and country risk, and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing and exploration risk. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, events or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER (AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.





Northquest Ltd.
Jon North, Ph.D., P.Geo.
President and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 306-0202
Mobile (416) 786-6348




Read more...
Northquest Ltd. Announces Postponement of Special Meeting of Shareholders Until July 20, 2016

TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2016) - Northquest Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:NQ)(FRANKFURT:N3Q) ("Northquest" or "the Company") has currently scheduled a special meeting of shareholders of the Company (the "Meeting") to be held on June 22, 2016 to deal with a requisition by Nord Gold N.V. ("Nordgold") to consider an ordinary resolution to remove each of the directors of the Company and to elect Nordgold's nominees as directors of the Company. As announced on May 26, 2016, Northquest and Nordgold entered into a support agreement (the "Support Agreement") in respect of Nordgold's offer to purchase all of the common shares of Northquest ("Common Shares") it does not already own (the "Offer"). The Offer will expire on June 15, 2016, subject to any extension thereof. Pursuant to the Support Agreement, the Company has agreed to cooperate with Nordgold to effect certain changes to the board of directors of the Company (the "Board"), as further discussed in the joint press release of Northquest and Nordgold dated May 26, 2016. A copy of the Support Agreement can be viewed under Northquest's issuer profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. The Board has determined that it is in the best interest of the Company that the Meeting be postponed to 10:00 a.m. (Toronto time) on July 20, 2016. The Board is expecting that on completion of the Offer, the Nordgold nominees will be on the Board and they will cancel the Meeting as being unnecessary. If the meeting is required, postponement will allow sufficient time for the proxy materials to be sent out in advance of the Meeting, following the expiry of the Offer. The postponed Meeting will take place at the offices of Bennett Jones LLP, at 1 First Canadian Place, Suite 3400, Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1A4.
As a result of the postponement of the Meeting, the Company has changed the record date for the Meeting to June 20, 2016 (the "Record Date"). The Company will send a further management information circular and related proxy materials to holders of Common Shares of record as of the close of business on the Record Date in due course. Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to statements relating to the Meeting, the timing of the Meeting, the composition of the board of directors of the Company, the Offer, and any future materials to be provided by the Company. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect the Company's expectations regarding the future growth, results of operations, business prospects and opportunities. In some cases forward-looking information can be identified by terminology such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "projects", "potential", "scheduled", "forecast", "budget" or the negative of those terms or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the Offer, impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, volatility of commodity prices, risks associated with the uncertainty of exploration results and estimates, metallurgical test results and that the resource potential will be achieved on exploration projects, currency fluctuations, dependence upon regulatory approvals, political and country risk, and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing and exploration risk. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, events or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER (AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.





Northquest Ltd.
Jon North, Ph.D., P.Geo.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tel. (416) 306-0202
Mobile (416) 786-6348




Read more...
Northquest Ltd. Enters Into Support Agreement With Nord Gold N.V. in Respect of Increased Offer

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 26, 2016) - Northquest Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:NQ)(FRANKFURT:N3Q) ("Northquest" or "the Company") and Nord Gold N.V. (LSE:NORD) ("Nordgold") announce that they have entered into a support agreement (the "Support Agreement") in respect of an increased offer by Nordgold to purchase all of the common shares of the Company ("Common Shares") it does not already own (as amended, the "Offer"). On April 26, 2016, Nordgold commenced the Offer at a price of $0.253 per Common Share (the "Original Offer") which Original Offer was to remain open to shareholders of the Company ("Shareholders") until 5:00 (Toronto time) on June 1, 2016. Pursuant to the Support Agreement, Nordgold has agreed to:

increase the price of the Offer to $0.26 per Common Share;



extend the expiry time of the Offer to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on June 15, 2016;



waive the Minimum Tender Condition (as defined in the take-over bid circular of Nordgold relating to the Original Offer (the "Nordgold Circular"));



amend the condition set forth in Section 4(c) of the Nordgold Circular to provide as follows: "all Northquest Options and Northquest convertible securities other than Northquest Warrants shall have been exercised, terminated or otherwise cancelled or shall have been otherwise dealt with on terms satisfactory to Nordgold, acting reasonably"; and



provide that any determination by Nordgold as to the satisfaction of a condition of the Offer be at its "reasonable discretion", rather than at its "sole discretion".





Pursuant to the Support Agreement, Nordgold has also agreed to extend the time during which Common Shares may be deposited under the Offer for a period of not less ten business days following the date on which it initially takes up any Common Shares under the Offer. Nordgold has also agreed that, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions including satisfaction of the Minimum Tender Condition, it shall implement a second step transaction to acquire the remaining outstanding Common Shares not tendered under the Offer. The Northquest board of directors (the "Board"), on the unanimous recommendation of the special committee of the Board (the "Special Committee"), has (with Igor Klimanov, a representative of Nordgold on the Board having declared his interest and refrained from voting) determined to recommend that Shareholders ACCEPT the Offer and TENDER their Common Shares to the Offer. A directors' circular will be sent to Shareholders and holders of options and warrants to acquire Common Shares in due course. Concurrently with the entering into of the Support Agreement, each of the directors and officers of Northquest entered into lock-up agreements with Nordgold and Northquest, pursuant to which each of the directors and officers agreed to tender to the Offer all Common Shares beneficially owned by them, or over which they exercise control or direction, and any additional Common Shares they may thereafter acquire. Pursuant to the Support Agreement, the Company has agreed to accelerate the expiry date of all options to acquire Common Shares such that all options shall have been exercised or shall have terminated by the expiry time of the Offer. Northquest has also agreed to use its commercially reasonable efforts to cause the holders of outstanding in-the-money warrants to acquire Common Shares to exercise such warrants in accordance with their terms. Following the entering into of the Support Agreement, Jon North has resigned as a director of Northquest. Dr. North will continue to act as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. The Board remains comprised of the other four directors of the Company. Northquest has also agreed that, upon receipt of the requisite approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, it will obtain the resignations of two additional current directors of the Company (other than Igor Klimanov) and shall appoint Nordgold's independent director nominees as directors of the Company. In addition, pursuant to the Support Agreement, Northquest has further agreed to obtain the resignations of Jon North as Chief Executive Offer of Northquest and of each of the directors of the Company as Nordgold may request, effective as of 10 a.m. (Toronto time) on the business day following June 15, 2016 (being the amended expiry date for the Offer), and to fill the vacancies with Nordgold's director nominees. A copy of the Support Agreement will be filed with the applicable securities regulatory authorities by Northquest as soon as practicable. A notice of change and variation for the Offer is expected to be mailed to shareholders of Northquest by no later than May 31, 2016. Shareholders are urged to carefully review this document in its entirety. Full details of the Offer and the related documents including, once filed, the notice of change and variation, are, or will be available on Northquest's profile at sedar.com. Equity Financial Trust Company has been retained by Nordgold to act as depositary for the Common Shares in connection with the Offer. Questions and requests for assistance may be directed to Equity Financial Trust Company at 1-866-393-4891 toll free in North America, or at 416-342-1091 outside of North America, or by email at [email protected]. About Nordgold Nordgold is an internationally diversified low-cost gold producer which is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol "NORD". Nordgold has a proven track record of operational excellence and benefits from a significant international development pipeline. In 2015, Nordgold produced 950 thousand ounces of gold with all-in sustaining costs of US$793 per ounce, maintaining its position at the lower end of the global cost curve. Nordgold operates 9 mines (5 in Russia, 2 in Burkina Faso and one each in Guinea and Kazakhstan). It has 2 active development projects (Bouly in Burkina Faso and Gross in Russia), 4 advanced exploration projects and a diverse portfolio of early-stage exploration projects and licences in Burkina Faso, Russia, French Guiana and Canada. For further information on Nordgold please visit Nordgold's website: www.nordgold.com Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information Certain information set forth in this news release may contain forward-looking statements that involve substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to statements relating to the Offer and the terms thereof; any future materials or information to be provided to security holders of the Company or filed on SEDAR; the Special Committee's and Board's views on the Offer and recommendations to Shareholders; any changes to the composition of the Board or management of the Company; any actions by Nordgold in furtherance of a second step transaction or extension of the expiry date of the Offer; and the terms and conditions of any of the outstanding convertible securities of the Company. These statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect the Company's expectations regarding the future growth, results of operations, business prospects and opportunities. In some cases forward-looking information can be identified by terminology such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "intend", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "estimate", "projects", "potential", "scheduled", "forecast", "budget" or the negative of those terms or other comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond the control of the Company, including, but not limited to, the Offer, impact of general economic conditions, industry conditions, volatility of commodity prices, risks associated with the uncertainty of exploration results and estimates, metallurgical test results and that the resource potential will be achieved on exploration projects, currency fluctuations, dependence upon regulatory approvals, political and country risk, and the uncertainty of obtaining additional financing and exploration risk. Readers are cautioned that the assumptions used in the preparation of such information, although considered reasonable at the time of preparation, may prove to be imprecise and, as such, undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, events or otherwise, except in accordance with applicable securities laws. Disclaimer This press release may not be published, distributed, transmitted or otherwise sent into the United States of America (including its territories and possessions, every State in the United States and the District of Columbia). This press release does not constitute an extension into the United States of the Offer, nor does this press release constitute nor form part of an offer to sell securities or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States. Information contained in this announcement is not an offer, or an invitation to make offers, sell, purchase, exchange or transfer any securities in the Russian Federation or to or for the benefit of any Russian person, and does not constitute an advertisement or offering to non-qualified investors of any securities in the Russian Federation. The Shares have not been and will not be registered in the Russian Federation or admitted to public placement and/or public circulation in the Russian Federation. The Shares not intended for "placement" or "circulation" in the Russian Federation unless and to the extent permitted under Russian law. NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER (AS THAT TERM IS DEFINED IN THE POLICIES OF THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE) ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THIS RELEASE.





Northquest
Jon North, Ph.D., P.Geo
President and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 306-0202
Mobile (416) 786-6348
Nordgold
Valentina Bogomolova
Head of IR
7 (495) 644 4473
[email protected]
Nordgold
Olga Ulyeva
Head of Media Relations
Head of Media Relations
[email protected]




Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PB Ratio 0.97
NQ's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1789 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. NQ: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
NQ' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.37 Max: 4.15
Current: 0.97
0.61
4.15
PS Ratio 1.10
NQ's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 1780 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. NQ: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
NQ' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 2 Max: 10.78
Current: 1.1
0.73
10.78
EV-to-EBIT -5.31
NQ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. NQ: -5.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NQ' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -236  Med: 15.9 Max: 2245.5
Current: -5.31
-236
2245.5
EV-to-EBITDA -5.31
NQ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
71% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. NQ: -5.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
NQ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -53.5  Med: 19.2 Max: 727.7
Current: -5.31
-53.5
727.7
Current Ratio 3.11
NQ's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. NQ: 3.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NQ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 4.51 Max: 12.78
Current: 3.11
1.4
12.78
Quick Ratio 3.09
NQ's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. NQ: 3.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NQ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 4.37 Max: 12.78
Current: 3.09
1.39
12.78
Days Inventory 2.67
NQ's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
80% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 18.20 vs. NQ: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NQ' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.62  Med: 8.55 Max: 20.01
Current: 2.67
2.62
20.01
Days Sales Outstanding 135.39
NQ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
81% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 68.98 vs. NQ: 135.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NQ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 78.55  Med: 151.99 Max: 217.84
Current: 135.39
78.55
217.84
Days Payable 81.75
NQ's Days Payable is ranked higher than
60% of the 1330 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 43.37 vs. NQ: 81.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
NQ' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.73  Med: 52.89 Max: 104.16
Current: 81.75
38.73
104.16

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -17.40
NQ's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. NQ: -17.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
NQ' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.2  Med: -53.45 Max: -17.4
Current: -17.4
-87.2
-17.4

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 13.07
NQ's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.31 vs. NQ: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
NQ' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 5.81 Max: 13.21
Current: 13.07
1.59
13.21
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.58
NQ's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
63% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. NQ: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
NQ' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.56  Med: 2.52 Max: 3.71
Current: 2.58
1.56
3.71
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.89
NQ's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. NQ: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
NQ' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 0.73 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.89
0.71
0.9
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.55
NQ's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. NQ: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
NQ' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.09
Current: 0.55
0.41
2.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -18.79
NQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
58% of the 2521 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. NQ: -18.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
NQ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.83  Med: 1.7 Max: 6.3
Current: -18.79
-18.83
6.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $343.1
EPS (TTM) $ -1.29
Beta0.62
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $3.03 - 4.77
Shares Outstanding (Mil)97.72
» More Articles for NQ

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
NQ Mobile Inc. Files Form 20-F for Year 2016 Apr 26 2017 
NQ Mobile Inc. Enters into Definitive Agreements to complete the FL Mobile Divestment and for the Sa Mar 31 2017 
NQ Mobile Inc. to Report Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year of 2016 on April 6 Mar 31 2017 
Northquest Ltd. Announces Cancellation of Special Meeting of Shareholders Jul 05 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Announces Director and Officer Appointments Jun 17 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Announces Director Appointments Jun 13 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Announces Postponement of Special Meeting of Shareholders Until July 20, 2016 Jun 03 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Enters Into Support Agreement With Nord Gold N.V. in Respect of Increased Offer May 26 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Provides Update Regarding Offer by Nord Gold N.V. and Related Directors' Circular May 21 2016 
Northquest Ltd. Provides Update Regarding Offer by Nord Gold N.V. May 13 2016 

More From Other Websites
ETFs with exposure to NQ Mobile, Inc. : May 16, 2017 May 16 2017
NQ Mobile, Inc. :NQ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : May 2, 2017 May 02 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. Files Form 20-F for Year 2016 Apr 26 2017
Post Earnings Coverage as Progress' Quarterly Adjusted EPS Jumped 26%; Revenue Grew 3% Apr 11 2017
Edited Transcript of NQ earnings conference call or presentation 7-Apr-17 12:00am GMT Apr 07 2017
NQ Mobile reports 4Q loss Apr 06 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. Reports Unaudited Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Apr 06 2017
NQ Mobile and Zynga Highlight Opportunities in the Social Media and Mobile Gaming Sectors Mar 31 2017
Why NQ Mobile Inc. Stock Popped Today Mar 30 2017
NQ Mobile Stock Soaring on Deal to Divest FL Business, Sell Showself Unit Mar 30 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. Enters into Definitive Agreements to complete the FL Mobile Divestment and for the... Mar 30 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. to Report Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year of 2016 on April... Mar 30 2017
Futures Traders Await Confirmation of Breakout Formations in the Move Higher Feb 14 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. Enters into A Non-binding Letter of Intent for the Sale of FL Mobile and Showself and... Jan 23 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. Announces Appointment of New Director Jan 20 2017
ETFs with exposure to NQ Mobile, Inc. : January 19, 2017 Jan 19 2017
NQ Mobile Inc. to Hold 2016 Annual General Meeting on December 29, 2016 Dec 16 2016
Is NQ Mobile Inc (ADR) (NQ) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? Dec 12 2016
NQ Mobile, Inc. :NQ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : December 2, 2016 Dec 02 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)

GF Chat