The long-term trend of the EPS is a vital number as it helps understand the future potential of Pretium Resources Canada. The EPS growth rate, as it is usually called, is typically displayed as a percentage, which at this time is hard to estimate, but EPS was 2,700.00% over the last twelve months. EPS growth is a vital measure of execution of the strategy for Pretium Resources Canada since it indicates how well the business is allocating resources to benefit shareholders.



Pretium Resources Canada is part of the metals and mining industry and basic materials sector. The company CEO is Joseph J. Ovsenek. Pretium Resources Inc is in the business of acquiring, owning, evaluating and developing gold, silver, copper mineral interests and owns the Brucejack and Snowfield Projects located in Northwest British Columbia, Canada.

Previous Intraday Performance:

The PVG shares had a previous change of -7.29% which opened at 7.86 and closed at 7.25. It moved to an intraday high of 7.90 and a low of 7.23.

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Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, PVG shares returned -9.38% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -3.59%. Over three months, it changed -4.86%. In one year it has changed -36.79% and within that year its 52-week high was 11.90 and its 52-week low was 6.17. PVG stock is 17.50% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 7.53 and a 50 day moving average of 7.93. Right now, PVG stock is trading -3.73% below its 200 day moving average and may be a great opportunity to buy, but should check other technical indicators to confirm a buy signal.

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Liquidity:

The company has a market cap of $1.3b with 183.4m shares outstanding and a float of 183.4m shares. Trading volume was 2,721,315 shares and has experienced an average volume of 1,958,156 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Earnings:

The last annual reported EPS for Pretium Resources Canada was 0 which ended on 31st of December 2017, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of inf. Based on 2 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.08. The trailing twelve month EPS is 0.41, which comes to a trailing twelve month PE of 17.68.

Below was the last reported quarterly earnings per share:
06-30-2018:  0.26
03-31-2018:  0.03
12-31-2017:  0.07
09-30-2017:  0.05



Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 22.09, which means it might be undervalued and has a margin of safety of 67.19%

Indicators Also to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 60.60% of institutional ownership. Short-interest was 17,508,416, which was 9.55% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 7.04. This stock has a moderate level of short interest, but may still be a buying opportunity depending on other indicators.

I calculated the beta to be -0.07

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 1.53%, return on assets is 0.78%, profit margin is 6.08%, price-to-sales is 3.20 and price-to-book is 1.63.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 4  : Growth Expectations Result
 1  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 3  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 2  : Overall Result

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Jake McWilliams
I am an independent trader, analyst and algorithmic trading expert, having worked both for the sell side (brokerage) and the buy side (fund administration). I have been trading professionally for about 20 years. I trade stocks and forex and I play both long and short positions in underlying asset or through options. I have experience with discretionary and fully automated systems (Metatrader and Quantshare).

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