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Pan African Resources (PAF) Competitors

GBX 26.20
+0.70 (+2.75%)
(As of 06/18/2024 ET)

PAF vs. CEY, HGM, ACA, HOC, RSG, GGP, AMRQ, SHG, CMCL, and TSG

Should you be buying Pan African Resources stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Pan African Resources include Centamin (CEY), Highland Gold Mining Limited (HGM.L) (HGM), Acacia Mining (ACA), Hochschild Mining (HOC), Resolute Mining (RSG), Greatland Gold (GGP), Amaroq Minerals (AMRQ), Shanta Gold (SHG), Caledonia Mining (CMCL), and Trans-Siberian Gold (TSG). These companies are all part of the "gold" industry.

Pan African Resources vs.

Pan African Resources (LON:PAF) and Centamin (LON:CEY) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, community ranking, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, media sentiment and analyst recommendations.

Pan African Resources presently has a consensus target price of GBX 25, suggesting a potential downside of 4.58%. Centamin has a consensus target price of GBX 150, suggesting a potential upside of 30.89%. Given Centamin's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Centamin is more favorable than Pan African Resources.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pan African Resources
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Centamin
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Pan African Resources has a net margin of 20.79% compared to Centamin's net margin of 10.35%. Pan African Resources' return on equity of 23.96% beat Centamin's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pan African Resources20.79% 23.96% 14.56%
Centamin 10.35%14.33%8.21%

Pan African Resources pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Centamin pays an annual dividend of GBX 3 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Pan African Resources pays out 3,333.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Centamin pays out 5,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Pan African Resources is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, Centamin had 1 more articles in the media than Pan African Resources. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Centamin and 0 mentions for Pan African Resources. Pan African Resources' average media sentiment score of 0.00 equaled Centamin'saverage media sentiment score.

Company Overall Sentiment
Pan African Resources Neutral
Centamin Neutral

Centamin has higher revenue and earnings than Pan African Resources. Pan African Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Centamin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pan African Resources£359.06M1.40£74.65M£0.03873.33
Centamin£891.26M1.49£92.28M£0.061,910.00

67.9% of Pan African Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.7% of Centamin shares are owned by institutional investors. 17.7% of Pan African Resources shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Centamin shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Centamin received 428 more outperform votes than Pan African Resources when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 76.24% of users gave Pan African Resources an outperform vote while only 65.48% of users gave Centamin an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Pan African ResourcesOutperform Votes
401
76.24%
Underperform Votes
125
23.76%
CentaminOutperform Votes
829
65.48%
Underperform Votes
437
34.52%

Pan African Resources has a beta of 0.67, meaning that its share price is 33% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Centamin has a beta of 0.58, meaning that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Pan African Resources beats Centamin on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PAF and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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PAF vs. The Competition

MetricPan African ResourcesGold IndustryMaterials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£503.04M£1.26B£2.70B£1.44B
Dividend Yield2.92%5.90%5.32%11.39%
P/E Ratio873.33198.54134.981,729.79
Price / Sales1.402,165.52806,110.89305,712.52
Price / Cash11.8720.8723.0531.70
Price / Book1.544.433.692.72
Net Income£74.65M-£10.64M£159.01M£149.52M
7 Day Performance11.25%6.17%3.17%2.33%
1 Month Performance-0.19%-0.07%5.52%6.47%
1 Year Performance105.01%51.33%19.37%18.65%

Pan African Resources Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CEY
Centamin
1.6435 of 5 stars
GBX 113.50
+0.4%
GBX 150
+32.2%
+18.6%£1.32B£891.26M1,891.674,874
HGM
Highland Gold Mining Limited (HGM.L)
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£1.09B£415.23M6.47N/A
ACA
Acacia Mining
0 of 5 stars
GBX 234
flat
N/AN/A£959.60M£645.41M468.001,340High Trading Volume
HOC
Hochschild Mining
1.1788 of 5 stars
GBX 169
-1.6%
GBX 170
+0.6%
+112.0%£869.44M£693.72M-2,112.503,029
RSG
Resolute Mining
0 of 5 stars
GBX 27.40
-2.8%
GBX 37
+35.0%
+11.7%£583.62M£631.07M1,370.004,059Gap Down
High Trading Volume
GGP
Greatland Gold
0.7458 of 5 stars
GBX 7.40
+2.8%
GBX 16
+116.2%
+13.5%£376.66MN/A-938.0025
AMRQ
Amaroq Minerals
0 of 5 stars
GBX 70.50
+0.7%
N/A+65.6%£230.15MN/A3,550.00N/AGap Up
SHG
Shanta Gold
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£154.98M£150.50M1,476.00764High Trading Volume
CMCL
Caledonia Mining
0 of 5 stars
GBX 805
flat
N/A-21.1%£154.48M£147.32M-4,236.841,718Positive News
TSG
Trans-Siberian Gold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 117.50
flat
N/A+0.0%£107.79M£80.98M7.21579

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This page (LON:PAF) was last updated on 6/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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