Nevsun Resources Company Profile (TSE:NSU)

About Nevsun Resources

Nevsun Resources logoNevsun Resources Ltd is a Canada-based base metals mining company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of mineral property interests. Its segment is the mining business in Africa. Its principal property is the Bisha Property, which hosts a gold, copper and zinc deposit, and includes satellite volcanogenic massive sulfides (VMS) deposits at Harena, Northwest, Hambok, Aderat and Asheli. The Company's principal mining operation is the Bisha Mine, an open pit copper-zinc mine. The Company owns the Mogoraib River Exploration License, which covers an area of approximately 41.1 square kilometers. The Bisha Mine is located approximately 150 kilometers west of Asmara, over 40 kilometers southwest of the regional town of Akurdat and approximately 50 kilometers north of Barentu, the regional or zone Administration Centre of the GashBarka District, in Eritrea. The Company also develops the Timok copper and gold project, which is located in Serbia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: NSU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4.11
  • 52-Week Range: C$3.01 - C$4.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 84.25
  • P/E Growth: -5.33
  • Market Cap: $1.02B
  • Outstanding Shares: 427,101,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: C$5.36

Analysts' Ratings History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/27/2017Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetC$7.70 -> C$6.50View Rating Details
2/27/2017RBC Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperformC$6.50 -> C$5.50View Rating Details
2/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform (Spec)C$6.50 -> C$5.50View Rating Details
2/24/2017Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
2/24/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$6.00 -> C$5.50View Rating Details
2/24/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$5.00 -> C$4.25View Rating Details
2/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket PerformC$4.75View Rating Details
10/5/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetMarket PerformC$5.00 -> C$4.50View Rating Details
6/20/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$6.25 -> C$7.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015CIBCReiterated RatingSector Perform$5.50 -> $5.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/19/2017        
10/27/2016Q316$0.01$0.01$22.50 million$22.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015$0.02$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$0.08$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.08$0.05$113.11 million$104.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.06$0.06$108.12 million$117.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.13$0.11$162.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014$0.13$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014$0.15$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014$0.14$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.14$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014$0.12$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2014$0.03($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20161$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q4 20161$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q1 20171$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20171$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q3 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q4 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/27/2017quarterlyC$0.011.51%3/29/20173/31/20174/13/2017
12/12/2016quarterlyC$0.044.85%12/28/201612/30/20161/13/2017
9/19/2016quarterlyC$0.045.08%9/28/20169/30/201610/14/2016
6/6/2016quarterlyC$0.044.6%6/16/20166/20/20167/8/2016
3/10/2016quarterlyC$0.044.66%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
12/14/2015quarterlyC$0.046.45%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
9/9/2015quarterlyC$0.045.3%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
6/8/2015C$0.046/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
6/8/2015quarterlyC$0.043.8%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
3/9/2015C$0.043/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
3/10/2015quarterlyC$0.044.72%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/15/2014C$0.0412/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
12/16/2014quarterlyC$0.044.26%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
9/11/2014quarterlyC$0.043.46%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
9/9/2014quarterlyC$0.049/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
5/27/2014quarterlyC$0.044.11%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
5/23/2014quarterlyC$0.046/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
2/24/2014quarterlyC$0.043.54%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
2/24/2014quarterlyC$0.043/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
11/14/2013C$0.0712/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
11/14/2013semiannualC$0.073.97%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
5/16/2013semiannualC$0.074.01%6/26/20136/28/20137/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/27/2017Joseph Paul GiuffreInsiderBuy18,500C$3.51C$64,935.00
10/5/2016Gary Edward GermanDirectorSell20,000C$3.72C$74,400.00
9/2/2016Thomas S WhelanInsiderBuy50,000C$4.10C$205,000.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
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News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU) - Midway Monitor (TSE:NSU)
midwaymonitor.com - March 1 at 10:34 AM
News IconTD Securities Lowers Nevsun Resources (NSU) Price Target to C$5.50 (TSE:NSU)
naijaoversabi.com - March 1 at 10:34 AM
News IconNevsun Resources to Issue Quarterly Dividend of C$0.01 (NSU) (TSE:NSU)
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newscame.com - February 28 at 6:57 PM
investing.com logoCanada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.42% (TSE:NSU)
www.investing.com - February 28 at 6:57 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Paradigm Capital Lowers Its Price Target On Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) to C$6.50 (TSE:NSU)
marketexclusive.com - February 28 at 10:30 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNevsun Resources: Investors Overreacted, The Upside Is Huge (TSE:NSU)
seekingalpha.com - February 28 at 10:30 AM
News IconThe Nevsun Resources (NSU) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages (TSE:NSU)
oakridgeobserver.com - February 28 at 10:30 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Royal Bank of Canada Lowers Its Price Target On Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) to C$5.50 (TSE:NSU)
marketexclusive.com - February 27 at 5:49 PM
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seekingalpha.com - February 26 at 5:57 PM
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4-traders.com logoNevsun Resources : Declares First Quarterly Dividend of 2017 (TSE:NSU)
www.4-traders.com - February 24 at 7:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNevsun Resources -8% on earnings disappointment, big dividend cut (TSE:NSU)
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 7:57 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Upgrades – Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) Stock Gets Upgraded By Canaccord Genuity from Hold to Buy (TSE:NSU)
marketexclusive.com - February 24 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNevsun Declares First Quarterly Dividend of 2017 (TSE:NSU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 7:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNevsun Resources declares $0.01 dividend (TSE:NSU)
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 6:03 PM
juniorminingnetwork.com logoNevsun Resources Announces 2016 Results; Provides 2017 Outlook and Redeploys $120 Million to Fund Timok (TSE:NSU)
www.juniorminingnetwork.com - February 23 at 11:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNevsun Announces 2016 Results; Provides 2017 Outlook and Redeploys $120 Million to Fund Timok (TSE:NSU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 11:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNevsun Resources misses by $0.03, beats on revenue (TSE:NSU)
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 11:36 PM
News IconInvestor Center: Technical Watch for Nevsun Resources Ltd (NSU.TO) - Midway Monitor (TSE:NSU)
midwaymonitor.com - February 23 at 6:57 PM
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simplywall.st - February 23 at 9:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Nevsun Resources Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close (TSE:NSU)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:21 AM
News IconTracking the Numbers for Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU) - Piedmont Register (TSE:NSU)
piedmontregister.com - February 23 at 12:03 AM
News IconTechnical Levels in Review for Nevsun Resources Ltd (NSU.TO) - The Standard (TSE:NSU)
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News IconInvesting Focus: Indicators in View on Shares of Nevsun Resources Ltd (NSU) - Davidson Register (TSE:NSU)
davidsonregister.com - February 21 at 5:58 PM
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News IconMA in Focus for Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:NSU)
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What is Nevsun Resources' stock symbol?

Nevsun Resources trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "NSU."

How often does Nevsun Resources pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nevsun Resources?

Nevsun Resources declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of 0.01 per share on Thursday, April 13th. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th.

Where is Nevsun Resources' stock going? Where will Nevsun Resources' stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Nevsun Resources' stock. Their predictions range from C$4.25 to C$7.00. On average, they expect Nevsun Resources' share price to reach C$5.36 in the next year.

When will Nevsun Resources announce their earnings?

Nevsun Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 19th 2017.

Who owns Nevsun Resources stock?

Nevsun Resources' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (2.16%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.07%), FIL Ltd (1.81%), Intact Investment Management Inc. (1.79%), Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.67%) and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC (0.66%). Company insiders that own Nevsun Resources stock include Gary Edward German, Joseph Paul Giuffre and Thomas S Whelan.

Who sold Nevsun Resources stock? Who is selling Nevsun Resources stock?

Nevsun Resources' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Aegis Financial Corp, Public Sector Pension Investment Board and GLG Partners LP.

Who bought Nevsun Resources stock? Who is buying Nevsun Resources stock?

Nevsun Resources' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Vertex One Asset Management Inc., Intact Investment Management Inc., I.G. Investment Management LTD., Scotia Capital Inc. and Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Nevsun Resources stock in the last two years include Joseph Paul Giuffre and Thomas S Whelan.

How do I buy Nevsun Resources stock?

Shares of Nevsun Resources 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.

How much does a share of Nevsun Resources stock cost?

One share of Nevsun Resources stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$3.34.

Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017


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Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff