Nevsun Resources Company Profile (TSE:NSU)

About Nevsun Resources

Nevsun Resources logoNevsun Resources Ltd. is a mining company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of mineral property interests. The Company's segment is the mining business in Africa. The Company's 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 which is located on the Bisha Property. 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: NSU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.08
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4.23
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 50.37
  • P/E Growth: -1.76
  • Market Cap: $1.22B
  • Outstanding Shares: 299,710,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: C$5.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/17/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$5.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$5.50View Rating Details
7/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$6.50View Rating Details
6/20/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$6.25 -> C$7.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$4.50 -> $5.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Paradigm CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyC$5.10 -> C$6.00View Rating Details
12/4/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformC$4.50 -> C$4.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015CIBCReiterated RatingSector Perform$5.50 -> $5.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q4 20161$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q1 20171$0.04$0.04$0.04
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)


Dividend History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU)
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Nevsun Resources (TSE:NSU) Chart for Wednesday, August, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by Staff