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Volume166,866 shs
Average Volume284,293 shs
Market CapitalizationC$3.51 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.41%
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Competitors

Methanex (TSE:MX) Vs. KL, G, K, IVN, LUN, and CU

Should you be buying MX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "basic materials" are considered alternatives and competitors to Methanex, including Kirkland Lake Gold (KL), Augusta Gold (G), Kinross Gold (K), Ivanhoe Mines (IVN), Lundin Mining (LUN), and Canadian Utilities (CU).

Kirkland Lake Gold (TSE:KL) and Methanex (TSE:MX) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Kirkland Lake Gold and Methanex's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kirkland Lake GoldN/AN/AN/A
MethanexN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Kirkland Lake Gold pays an annual dividend of C$0.63 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Methanex pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Kirkland Lake Gold pays out 17.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Methanex pays out -11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Kirkland Lake Gold and Methanex, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kirkland Lake Gold12312.57
Methanex03302.50

Kirkland Lake Gold presently has a consensus price target of C$68.18, indicating a potential upside of 35.63%. Methanex has a consensus price target of C$53.42, indicating a potential upside of 15.97%. Given Kirkland Lake Gold's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Kirkland Lake Gold is more favorable than Methanex.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Kirkland Lake Gold and Methanex's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kirkland Lake GoldC$2.46 billion5.46C$942.27 millionC$3.5314.25
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35

Kirkland Lake Gold has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Methanex. Methanex is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kirkland Lake Gold, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Kirkland Lake Gold beats Methanex on 8 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Methanex (TSE:MX) and Augusta Gold (TSE:G) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, dividends and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Methanex and Augusta Gold, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Methanex03302.50
Augusta Gold0000N/A

Methanex presently has a consensus price target of C$53.42, suggesting a potential upside of 15.97%. Given Methanex's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Methanex is more favorable than Augusta Gold.

Dividends

Methanex pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Augusta Gold pays an annual dividend of C$0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Methanex pays out -11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Augusta Gold pays out -17.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Augusta Gold is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Methanex and Augusta Gold's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MethanexN/AN/AN/A
Augusta GoldN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Methanex and Augusta Gold's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35
Augusta GoldC$3.03 billion0.05C$-31,993,264.00C($0.46)-4.66

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

Summary

Augusta Gold beats Methanex on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Kinross Gold (TSE:K) and Methanex (TSE:MX) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Kinross Gold and Methanex's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kinross GoldC$4.32 billion2.75C$1.65 billionC$1.317.20
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Kinross Gold and Methanex, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Kinross Gold00603.00
Methanex03302.50

Kinross Gold presently has a consensus price target of C$14.54, suggesting a potential upside of 54.31%. Methanex has a consensus price target of C$53.42, suggesting a potential upside of 15.97%. Given Kinross Gold's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Kinross Gold is more favorable than Methanex.

Profitability

This table compares Kinross Gold and Methanex's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Kinross GoldN/AN/AN/A
MethanexN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Kinross Gold pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Methanex pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Kinross Gold pays out 11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Methanex pays out -11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

Kinross Gold beats Methanex on 9 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.

Methanex (TSE:MX) and Ivanhoe Mines (TSE:IVN) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, valuation and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Methanex and Ivanhoe Mines' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35
Ivanhoe MinesN/AN/AN/AC($0.02)-376.67

Ivanhoe Mines has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Methanex. Ivanhoe Mines is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Methanex, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Methanex and Ivanhoe Mines' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MethanexN/AN/AN/A
Ivanhoe MinesN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Methanex and Ivanhoe Mines, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Methanex03302.50
Ivanhoe Mines01302.75

Methanex presently has a consensus target price of C$53.42, indicating a potential upside of 15.97%. Ivanhoe Mines has a consensus target price of C$8.96, indicating a potential downside of 0.92%. Given Methanex's higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Methanex is more favorable than Ivanhoe Mines.

Summary

Methanex beats Ivanhoe Mines on 3 of the 5 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lundin Mining (TSE:LUN) and Methanex (TSE:MX) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Lundin Mining and Methanex's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lundin MiningN/AN/AN/A
MethanexN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Lundin Mining and Methanex's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lundin MiningC$2.34 billion4.46C$501.35 millionC$0.6820.88
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35

Lundin Mining has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Methanex. Methanex is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lundin Mining, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Lundin Mining and Methanex, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lundin Mining19412.33
Methanex03302.50

Lundin Mining currently has a consensus price target of C$15.49, indicating a potential upside of 9.22%. Methanex has a consensus price target of C$53.42, indicating a potential upside of 15.97%. Given Methanex's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Methanex is more favorable than Lundin Mining.

Dividends

Lundin Mining pays an annual dividend of C$0.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.0%. Methanex pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Lundin Mining pays out 20.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Methanex pays out -11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Summary

Lundin Mining beats Methanex on 7 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Methanex (TSE:MX) and Canadian Utilities (TSE:CU) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and dividends.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Methanex and Canadian Utilities' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MethanexC$2.92 billion1.20C$-99,300,327.00C($1.30)-35.35
Canadian UtilitiesC$3.26 billion2.95C$339.05 millionC$1.2528.35

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

Dividends

Methanex pays an annual dividend of C$0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Canadian Utilities pays an annual dividend of C$1.75 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Methanex pays out -11.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Canadian Utilities pays out 139.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Methanex and Canadian Utilities, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Methanex03302.50
Canadian Utilities04202.33

Methanex currently has a consensus price target of C$53.42, suggesting a potential upside of 15.97%. Canadian Utilities has a consensus price target of C$36.25, suggesting a potential upside of 2.20%. Given Methanex's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Methanex is more favorable than Canadian Utilities.

Profitability

This table compares Methanex and Canadian Utilities' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MethanexN/AN/AN/A
Canadian UtilitiesN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Canadian Utilities beats Methanex on 6 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.


Methanex Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Kirkland Lake Gold logo
KL
Kirkland Lake Gold
1.9$50.27+1.8%C$13.43 billionC$2.46 billion14.25
Augusta Gold logo
G
Augusta Gold
0.8$2.16+1.4%C$12.35 billionC$3.03 billion-4.66
Kinross Gold logo
K
Kinross Gold
2.1$9.42+3.1%C$11.88 billionC$4.32 billion7.20Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Down
Ivanhoe Mines logo
IVN
Ivanhoe Mines
0.9$9.04+1.3%C$10.90 billionN/A-376.67
Lundin Mining logo
LUN
Lundin Mining
1.8$14.18+2.0%C$10.47 billionC$2.34 billion20.88Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Canadian Utilities logo
CU
Canadian Utilities
1.2$35.47+0.8%C$9.61 billionC$3.26 billion28.35
KAT
Katanga Mining Limited (KAT.TO)
0.5N/AN/AC$9.49 billionC$1.39 billion-0.83News Coverage
Gap Up
Cameco logo
CCO
Cameco
1.0$23.79+4.4%C$9.46 billionC$1.80 billion-177.54Gap Down
BRP logo
DOO
BRP
1.7$99.95+0.2%C$8.39 billionC$5.95 billion24.38News Coverage
Pan American Silver logo
PAAS
Pan American Silver
1.4$37.46+3.2%C$7.88 billionC$1.34 billion36.51Analyst Report
News Coverage
Inter Pipeline logo
IPL
Inter Pipeline
1.5$17.92+0.8%C$7.69 billionC$2.49 billion19.33Analyst Report
Endeavour Mining logo
EDV
Endeavour Mining
1.8$27.55+3.8%C$6.96 billionC$1.42 billion43.11Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Down
Husky Energy Inc. (HSE.TO) logo
HSE
Husky Energy Inc. (HSE.TO)
1.3N/AN/AC$6.79 billionC$14.69 billion-0.59
Keyera logo
KEY
Keyera
1.5$30.64+2.7%C$6.77 billionC$3.01 billion109.43Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
AltaGas logo
ALA
AltaGas
1.6$23.79+0.4%C$6.65 billionC$6.80 billion18.57Dividend Announcement
B2Gold logo
BTO
B2Gold
2.2$6.19+1.9%C$6.51 billionC$1.77 billion8.39Insider Selling
ARC Resources logo
ARX
ARC Resources
2.0$8.98+1.0%C$6.50 billionC$1.39 billion16.91Analyst Report
News Coverage
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) logo
WFT
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)
1.3$92.40+0.0%C$6.35 billionC$5.29 billion17.24
Yamana Gold logo
YRI
Yamana Gold
1.8$6.21+2.3%C$6.00 billionC$1.63 billion23.26
Parkland logo
PKI
Parkland
1.3$40.28+1.6%C$5.93 billionC$13.93 billion32.10
COP
Coro Mining
0.5N/AN/AC$5.25 billionN/A-6.00High Trading Volume
Gap Up
Linamar logo
LNR
Linamar
1.3$75.58+0.9%C$4.95 billionC$6.05 billion17.70Insider Selling
SSR Mining logo
SSRM
SSR Mining
2.0$20.91+3.0%C$4.60 billionC$1.06 billion18.80Dividend Announcement
Gap Down
Alamos Gold logo
AGI
Alamos Gold
2.0$10.54+2.7%C$4.14 billionC$798.60 million16.44
Turquoise Hill Resources logo
TRQ
Turquoise Hill Resources
1.0$19.99+2.1%C$4.02 billionC$1.47 billion5.55News Coverage
Gap Up
NovaGold Resources logo
NG
NovaGold Resources
0.5$11.91+3.7%C$3.95 billionN/A-93.05Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Down
Canfor logo
CFP
Canfor
1.8$31.39+2.1%C$3.93 billionC$6.23 billion3.77Gap Up
Domtar logo
UFS
Domtar
0.9$66.57+0.3%C$3.34 billionC$3.65 billion-23.86Analyst Report
Champion Iron logo
CIA
Champion Iron
1.1$6.56+1.8%C$3.24 billionC$1.06 billion9.59Upcoming Earnings
Stelco logo
STLC
Stelco
1.4$35.45+2.1%C$3.14 billionC$1.74 billion-196.94Dividend Announcement
Gap Up
Equinox Gold logo
EQX
Equinox Gold
1.1$10.09+1.2%C$3.02 billionC$942.17 million38.81
Crescent Point Energy logo
CPG
Crescent Point Energy
1.7$4.87+2.9%C$2.83 billionC$1.49 billion-1.02Dividend Cut
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Alacer Gold logo
ASR
Alacer Gold
0.7N/AN/AC$2.79 billionC$574.09 million17.16High Trading Volume
Osisko Gold Royalties logo
OR
Osisko Gold Royalties
1.4$16.64+1.1%C$2.79 billionC$213.63 million166.40Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Labrador Iron Ore Royalty logo
LIF
Labrador Iron Ore Royalty
1.6$43.33+0.2%C$2.77 billionC$201.93 million12.21
Lundin Gold logo
LUG
Lundin Gold
1.2$11.75+1.3%C$2.72 billionC$358.16 million-46.08Analyst Report
News Coverage
Superior Plus logo
SPB
Superior Plus
1.2$14.99+1.6%C$2.64 billionC$2.39 billion35.11Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Equitable Group logo
EQB
Equitable Group
1.6$153.52+2.5%C$2.60 billionC$576.34 million9.92Gap Down
Parex Resources logo
PXT
Parex Resources
1.9$20.25+0.3%C$2.59 billionC$556.95 million15.63Analyst Downgrade
Centerra Gold logo
CG
Centerra Gold
2.0$8.64+3.9%C$2.56 billionC$1.69 billion5.19Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Hudbay Minerals logo
HBM
Hudbay Minerals
1.4$9.78+1.8%C$2.56 billionC$1.09 billion-14.53Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Pretium Resources logo
PVG
Pretium Resources
0.8$13.54+2.9%C$2.54 billionC$633.45 million-94.69Gap Down
Eldorado Gold logo
ELD
Eldorado Gold
1.5$13.49+2.6%C$2.45 billionC$1.05 billion16.72
Capstone Mining logo
CS
Capstone Mining
1.5$5.87+0.3%C$2.41 billionC$587.47 million14.49
Ero Copper logo
ERO
Ero Copper
1.3$27.94+1.8%C$2.38 billionC$378.87 million15.87
CEE
Centamin
1.8$2.00+1.5%C$2.31 billionC$828.74 million12.20Gap Down
Interfor logo
IFP
Interfor
1.6$34.77+0.2%C$2.27 billionC$2.18 billion8.33Analyst Report
MEG Energy logo
MEG
MEG Energy
1.3$7.25+6.8%C$2.20 billionC$2.54 billion-24.41Gap Down
Teranga Gold logo
TGZ
Teranga Gold
1.0N/AN/AC$2.07 billionC$597.20 million122.08
Russel Metals logo
RUS
Russel Metals
1.6$32.80+0.8%C$2.04 billionC$2.76 billion21.68Dividend Announcement
This page was last updated on 5/15/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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