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Thor Explorations (THX) Competitors

GBX 14.90
+0.20 (+1.36%)
(As of 04:38 AM ET)

THX vs. MTL, AAZ, HUM, SAV, CNR, SRB, SHG, KEFI, AAU, and ALTN

Should you be buying Thor Explorations stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Thor Explorations include Metals Exploration (MTL), Anglo Asian Mining (AAZ), Hummingbird Resources (HUM), Savannah Resources (SAV), Condor Gold (CNR), Serabi Gold (SRB), Shanta Gold (SHG), KEFI Gold and Copper (KEFI), Ariana Resources (AAU), and AltynGold (ALTN). These companies are all part of the "gold" industry.

Thor Explorations vs.

Thor Explorations (LON:THX) and Metals Exploration (LON:MTL) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, community ranking, valuation, media sentiment, profitability and risk.

Metals Exploration has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Thor Explorations. Metals Exploration is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Thor Explorations, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Thor Explorations£161.50M0.61£22.13M£0.03496.67
Metals Exploration£156.34M0.75£44.93M£0.02279.00

Metals Exploration has a net margin of 28.74% compared to Thor Explorations' net margin of 13.70%. Metals Exploration's return on equity of 138.42% beat Thor Explorations' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Thor Explorations13.70% 26.33% 10.23%
Metals Exploration 28.74%138.42%22.82%

Metals Exploration received 101 more outperform votes than Thor Explorations when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 100.00% of users gave Thor Explorations an outperform vote while only 86.89% of users gave Metals Exploration an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Thor ExplorationsOutperform Votes
5
100.00%
Underperform Votes
No Votes
Metals ExplorationOutperform Votes
106
86.89%
Underperform Votes
16
13.11%

Thor Explorations has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its stock price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Metals Exploration has a beta of 0.27, suggesting that its stock price is 73% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Metals Exploration had 3 more articles in the media than Thor Explorations. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Metals Exploration and 1 mentions for Thor Explorations. Metals Exploration's average media sentiment score of 0.67 beat Thor Explorations' score of 0.00 indicating that Metals Exploration is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Thor Explorations Neutral
Metals Exploration Positive

29.7% of Thor Explorations shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 10.5% of Metals Exploration shares are held by institutional investors. 12.1% of Thor Explorations shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 67.0% of Metals Exploration shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Thor Explorations currently has a consensus price target of GBX 32.50, indicating a potential upside of 122.45%. Given Thor Explorations' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Thor Explorations is more favorable than Metals Exploration.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Thor Explorations
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Metals Exploration
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Summary

Metals Exploration beats Thor Explorations 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 THX 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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THX vs. The Competition

MetricThor ExplorationsGold IndustryMaterials SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£97.75M£1.28B£2.84B£1.36B
Dividend YieldN/A5.84%5.35%11.99%
P/E Ratio496.67198.72136.231,715.22
Price / Sales0.611,944.13924,564.46324,097.39
Price / CashN/A20.9123.3232.83
Price / Book0.994.253.562.50
Net Income£22.13M£6.96M£174.34M£179.61M
7 Day Performance-3.87%-0.28%-1.24%-0.57%
1 Month Performance21.63%48.09%14.34%7.67%
1 Year PerformanceN/A59.13%125.54%16.16%

Thor Explorations Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MTL
Metals Exploration
0 of 5 stars
GBX 5.55
flat
N/A+168.2%£116.55M£156.34M277.50791
AAZ
Anglo Asian Mining
0 of 5 stars
GBX 60.50
-0.8%
N/A-35.7%£69.12M£83.96M6,050.00950
HUM
Hummingbird Resources
2.008 of 5 stars
GBX 8.60
+8.2%
GBX 22
+155.8%
-41.1%£68.75M£183.27M-215.00534Analyst Report
SAV
Savannah Resources
0 of 5 stars
GBX 3.40
+3.0%
N/A-8.2%£62.22M£35,325.00-17.00N/A
CNR
Condor Gold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 31
+4.2%
N/A-12.6%£61.96MN/A-3,100.0059
SRB
Serabi Gold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 63
flat
N/A+96.3%£47.71M£62.22M1,260.00646News Coverage
SHG
Shanta Gold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 14.46
+0.1%
N/A+10.5%£151.83M£150.50M1,446.00764
KEFI
KEFI Gold and Copper
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.58
+1.8%
N/A-42.1%£33.35MN/A-3.7360
AAU
Ariana Resources
0 of 5 stars
GBX 2.60
+2.0%
N/A-0.9%£29.90MN/A335.0025
ALTN
AltynGold
0 of 5 stars
GBX 103.25
flat
N/A-8.8%£28.22M£57.64M688.33426Gap Down

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This page (LON:THX) was last updated on 4/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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