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S&P 500   5,088.80
DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
How this AP photographer captured a unique splash at the swimming worlds with an underwater camera
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Delays in promised Western military aid to Ukraine are costing lives, the defense minister says
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Caribbean leaders meet with Haiti's prime minister. Foreign force deployment is on the agenda
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Stock market today: Asian shares mostly decline, while Tokyo again touches a record high
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DOW   39,131.53
QQQ   436.78
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Loncor Gold (LN) Competitors

C$0.34
+0.01 (+2.99%)
(As of 02/23/2024 08:55 PM ET)

LN vs. G, XTG, VGZ, NHK, STGO, and CCM

Should you be buying Loncor Gold stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Loncor Gold include Augusta Gold (G), Xtra-Gold Resources (XTG), Vista Gold (VGZ), Nighthawk Gold (NHK), Steppe Gold (STGO), and Canagold Resources (CCM). These companies are all part of the "gold" industry.

Loncor Gold vs.

Augusta Gold (TSE:G) and Loncor Gold (TSE:LN) 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 profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, valuation and community ranking.

Augusta Gold has higher revenue and earnings than Loncor Gold. Loncor Gold is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Augusta Gold, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Augusta GoldC$3.03B0.02-C$1.87M-C$0.04-16.25
Loncor GoldN/AN/A-C$2.15M-C$0.01-34.50

Augusta Gold presently has a consensus target price of C$2.25, indicating a potential upside of 246.15%. Given Loncor Gold's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Augusta Gold is more favorable than Loncor Gold.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Augusta Gold
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Loncor Gold
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Augusta Gold's return on equity of -5.20% beat Loncor Gold's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Augusta GoldN/A -6.26% -7.50%
Loncor Gold N/A -5.20%-3.33%

Augusta Gold received 415 more outperform votes than Loncor Gold when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 75.00% of users gave Loncor Gold an outperform vote while only 72.32% of users gave Augusta Gold an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Augusta GoldOutperform Votes
418
72.32%
Underperform Votes
160
27.68%
Loncor GoldOutperform Votes
3
75.00%
Underperform Votes
1
25.00%

4.1% of Augusta Gold shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.1% of Loncor Gold shares are held by institutional investors. 47.4% of Augusta Gold shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 47.9% of Loncor Gold shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

In the previous week, Augusta Gold had 9 more articles in the media than Loncor Gold. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Augusta Gold and 2 mentions for Loncor Gold. Augusta Gold's average media sentiment score of 0.34 beat Loncor Gold's score of 0.04 indicating that Loncor Gold is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Augusta Gold
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Loncor Gold
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Augusta Gold has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Loncor Gold has a beta of 1.08, suggesting that its share price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Loncor Gold beats Augusta Gold on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of TSE 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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LN vs. The Competition

MetricLoncor GoldGold IndustryMaterials SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$52.83MC$864.44MC$2.43BC$3.80B
Dividend Yield0.97%6.02%5.51%7.15%
P/E Ratio-34.50145.2988.4728.01
Price / SalesN/A1,000.121,037,268.101,244.43
Price / Cash180.0020.5523.2372.85
Price / Book1.283.282.853.11
Net Income-C$2.15MC$10.78MC$237.22MC$269.04M
7 Day Performance1.47%0.07%0.65%0.49%
1 Month Performance-2.82%-1.85%-0.59%0.89%
1 Year Performance-13.75%-2.26%-4.37%3.39%

Loncor Gold Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
G
Augusta Gold
2.2282 of 5 stars
C$0.60
+1.7%
C$2.25
+275.0%
-49.2%C$51.58MC$3.03B-15.007Gap Up
XTG
Xtra-Gold Resources
0 of 5 stars
C$0.98
flat
N/A-1.0%C$45.35MN/A24.50N/A
VGZ
Vista Gold
0 of 5 stars
C$0.48
-4.0%
N/A-32.9%C$58.12MN/A-6.8614Gap Down
NHK
Nighthawk Gold
0 of 5 stars
N/AC$1.00
+∞
N/AC$38.22MN/A-2.553Upcoming Earnings
High Trading Volume
STGO
Steppe Gold
0 of 5 stars
C$0.66
-1.5%
C$2.69
+306.8%
-40.2%C$68.99MC$57.52M2.75290High Trading Volume
CCM
Canagold Resources
0 of 5 stars
C$0.20
+5.4%
N/A-12.2%C$30.79MN/A-6.502News Coverage

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This page (TSE:LN) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff