Lithium Americas Corp Company Profile (TSE:LAC)

About Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)

Lithium Americas Corp logoLithium Americas Corp., formerly Western Lithium USA Corp., is a resource company. The Company is focused on development of two lithium development projects: the Cauchari-Olaroz project, which is located in Jujuy province of Argentina and the Lithium Nevada project, which is located in north-western Nevada, the United States. Its segments are Organoclay, Lithium Nevada, Cauchari-Olaroz and Corporate. Its geographical segments are Canada, the United States, Germany and Argentina. The Cauchari-Olaroz project is a lithium brine mineral project. The Lithium Nevada project is a smectite clay-based lithium project. In addition, its plant facility located in Fernley, Nevada, is constructed to manufacture specialty organoclay products (Hectatone products), derived from hectorite and other clays. Hectatone specialty organoclay products, derived from its hectorite clay and other clays, are used by oil and gas industry as specialty viscosifier additives for drilling fluids and in other sectors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:LAC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: lithiumamericas.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$673.32 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 437,221,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$1.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$1.01
  • 52 Week Range: C$0.52 - C$1.80
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$3.53 million
  • Price / Sales: 190.74
  • Book Value: C$0.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.00
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($12,260,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -603.35%
  • Return on Equity: -60.67%
  • Return on Assets: -57.99%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.09 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)

What is Lithium Americas Corp's stock symbol?

Lithium Americas Corp trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "LAC."

When will Lithium Americas Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Lithium Americas Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Lithium Americas Corp.

Where is Lithium Americas Corp's stock going? Where will Lithium Americas Corp's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Lithium Americas Corp's shares. Their predictions range from C$1.10 to C$1.90. On average, they expect Lithium Americas Corp's share price to reach C$1.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Lithium Americas Corp.

Who are some of Lithium Americas Corp's key competitors?

Who are Lithium Americas Corp's key executives?

Lithium Americas Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • George Ireland, Chairman of the Board
  • John A. Kanellitsas, President, Director
  • W. Thomas Hodgson, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Eduard K. Epshtein, Chief Financial Officer
  • Franco Mignacco, Director; President - Minera Exar S.A.
  • Myron G. Manternach, Executive Vice President, Finance and Corporate Development
  • David S. Deak, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Silvio Bertolli, Senior Vice President - Project Development
  • Dennis Bryan, Senior Vice President - Development
  • Tracy Hansen, Vice President, Corporate Secretary

How do I buy Lithium Americas Corp stock?

Shares of Lithium Americas Corp and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Lithium Americas Corp's stock price today?

One share of Lithium Americas Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$1.54.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE LAC)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  39 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  38 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  77
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$1.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/14/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$1.65 -> C$1.90View Rating Details
10/17/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSpeculative BuyC$1.10View Rating Details
6/13/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$1.60 -> C$1.90View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.03 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/1/2017Deepak Singh GillInsiderBuy3,920C$1.27C$4,978.40
8/30/2017Eduard EpshteinInsiderSell171,122C$0.00C$0.00
8/23/2017Jonathan David EvansDirectorBuy50,000C$0.84C$42,000.00
8/16/2017Eduard EpshteinInsiderSell50,356C$1.05C$52,873.80
7/25/2017Tracy HansenInsiderSell50,000C$0.98C$49,000.00
7/21/2017George R IrelandDirectorBuy100,000C$0.91C$91,000.00
7/20/2017George R IrelandDirectorBuy100,000C$0.91C$91,000.00
7/19/2017George R IrelandDirectorBuy100,000C$0.91C$91,000.00
7/7/2017John KanellitsasDirectorBuy100,000C$0.67C$67,000.00
5/16/2017Gabriel RubachaDirectorBuy275,000C$0.97C$266,750.00
4/19/2017Gabriel RubachaDirectorBuy10,820C$0.95C$10,279.00
4/18/2017Gabriel RubachaDirectorBuy239,180C$0.93C$222,437.40
4/17/2017David DeakInsiderBuy51,000C$0.94C$47,940.00
2/9/2017Gabriel RubachaDirectorBuy50,000C$0.77C$38,500.00
1/24/2017John KanellitsasDirectorBuy100,000C$1.00C$100,000.00
1/23/2017George R IrelandDirectorBuy100,000C$1.03C$103,000.00
8/18/2015John KanellitsasDirectorBuy200,000C$0.31C$62,000.00
10/24/2014Sheldon InwentashInsiderSell11,000C$0.26C$2,860.00
10/23/2014Sheldon InwentashInsiderSell239,500C$0.27C$63,467.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
Latest Headlines for Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC)
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DateHeadline
prnewswire.com logoLithium Suppliers Benefit From Growing Lithium-Ion Battery Market - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - September 21 at 3:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Price Target Raised to C$1.90 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 1:32 PM
baystreet.ca logoCenterra at 52-Week High on Deal - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - September 11 at 10:05 PM
baystreet.ca logoBaystreet.ca - Nemaska Lithium and Lithium Americas at Highs on ... - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - September 11 at 10:05 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoFriday's TSX breakouts: A stock with 7 buy calls and 77% upside forecast - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 9 at 3:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Price Target Raised to C$1.65 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 3:08 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoTuesday's TSX breakouts: This stock is up 61% this year with a ... - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 5 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Director Jonathan David Evans Purchases 50,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Insider Eduard Epshtein Sells 50,356 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 4:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Announces Results of 2017 Annual General Meeting
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 5:02 AM
baystreet.ca logoThe $10 Billion Treasure Hidden In A Dead Volcano - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - August 8 at 8:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:LAC) : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 7:45 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLithium Americas Update - Lithium Americas Corp. (OTCMKTS ... - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 5 at 1:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LAC-CA : July 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 10:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Insider Tracy Hansen Sells 50,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 7:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Director Acquires C$91,000.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeorge R. Ireland Buys 100,000 Shares of Lithium Americas Corp (LAC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC) Director Purchases 100,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 4:28 PM
marketwatch.com logoBangchak Corporation Public Company Limited Acquires Common Shares of Lithium Americas Corp.
www.marketwatch.com - July 18 at 9:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Closes US$113 Million Strategic Financing with Bangchak Corporation
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 12:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Growing Lithium Market Thanks to Consumer Electronics and EVs Sales
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LAC-CA : July 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 6:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC) Director Acquires C$67,000.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 10:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] China's Ganfeng prepares for electric cars to take off
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 6:52 AM
marketwatch.com logoLithium Americas Provides Cauchari-Olaroz Development Update - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 6 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Appoints Independent Director
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 11:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LAC-CA : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 11:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Ways To Play The Electric Car Boom
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 8:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LAC-CA : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Appoints Two Independent Directors
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 8:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Closes US$172 Million Strategic Financing with Ganfeng Lithium
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 5:51 PM
globenewswire.com logoVolt Energy Acquires Lac Saint Simon Lithium Property
globenewswire.com - June 5 at 9:50 AM
globenewswire.com logoVolt Energy Acquires Lac Saint Simon Lithium Property TSX Venture ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - June 5 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LAC-CA : May 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas to Attend Upcoming Investor Conferences
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 5:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Announces New Annual General Meeting Date
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Director Gabriel Rubacha Acquires 275,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Files NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Cauchari-Olaroz Lithium Project
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 6:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:LAC) : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LAC-CA : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 12:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGabriel Rubacha Purchases 10,820 Shares of Lithium Americas Corp (LAC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLithium Americas Corp (LAC) Director Gabriel Rubacha Buys 239,180 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNouveau Monde to Build Demonstration Plant to Produce Multiple Graphite Products for Industrial and Battery Markets - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 10:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Lithium Americas Corp (LAC) Insider Buys 51,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 4:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoThe Lithium Market Continues to Grow - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - April 7 at 6:15 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLithium Miner News For The Month Of March 2017
seekingalpha.com - March 31 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Announces Positive Feasibility Study for Stage 1 of the Cauchari-Olaroz Lithium Project
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLithium Americas Reports Results of Special Meeting of Shareholders and Provides Update on Strategic Financings
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:51 AM
thestreet.com logoHere Are the Biggest Winners From Ford and Apple Trying to Dominate the Future of Technology
www.thestreet.com - March 27 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCrowded herd of lithium explorers faces culling as supplies rise
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 5:46 PM

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