Westgold Resources Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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Westgold Resources Limited engages in the exploration, development, mining, and treatment of gold assets primarily in Western Australia. The company's assets include the Meekatharra Gold Operations, Fortnum Gold Operations, and Cue Gold Operations that comprise approximately 350 mining titles covering an area of 1,300 square kilometers in the Central Murchison region. It also provides contract mining services. Westgold Resources Limited is based in Perth, Australia.
|Primary activities||Mining producing entity|
|Industry / Sector||Gold / Basic Materials|
|Full time employees||1051|
|Mailing address||197 St Georges Terrace Level 6 Perth WA 6000 Australia|
|Phone / Fax||61 8 9462 3400 / 61 8 9462 3499|
|Share registry||COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED|
Westgold Resources paid $0.02 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 30 Sept 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.WGX dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.
WGX's forward dividend amount is $ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of Jan 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Westgold Resources.
|Ms. Debra A. Fullarton||Chief Exec. Officer||581.63k|
|Mr. Anthony Buckingham||Chief Operating Officer||554.29k|
|Ms. Lisa Smith||Company Sec. & Group Gen. Counsel||338.63k|
|Mr. Wayne Christopher Bramwell B.Sc., BSc, Grad Dip Bus, M.Sc., MSC, MSC (Mineral||Exec. Director||55||248.06k|
|Su Hau Heng||Chief Financial Officer|
|Mr. Jake W. Russell B.Sc., B.Sc. (Hons)||Chief Geologist|
|Peter M. Storey||Gen. Mang. of Meekatharra Gold Operations|
|Phillip W. Wilding||Gen. Mang. of Cue Gold Operations|
|Rowan B. Armstrong||Gen. Mang. of Fortnum Gold Operations|
Profitability and management effectiveness
Return on assets
Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of Westgold Resources is and its enterprise value is .
The WGX's stocks Beta value is 0.23 making it 77% less volatile compared to ASX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.
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Westgold Resources (ASX:WGX) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Westgold Resources's Stock Symbol?
Westgold Resources trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "WGX".
2. What is Westgold Resources's stock price today?
One share of WGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.04.
3. How can I contact Westgold Resources?
Westgold Resources's mailing address is 197 St Georges Terrace Level 6 Perth WA 6000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 8 9462 3400.
4. What is Westgold Resources's official website?
The official website of Westgold Resources is https://www.westgold.com.au.
5. Which share registry manages Westgold Resources's stock?
Westgold Resources's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.