Semafo Company Profile (TSE:SMF)

About Semafo (TSE:SMF)

Semafo logoSEMAFO Inc. is a Canada-based mining company. The Company's segments include Mana, Burkina Faso; Natougou, Burkina Faso, and Other exploration. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in gold mining activities, including exploration, development and operations. Its properties include Mana project, which is located in Burkina Faso that includes the satellite Siou and Fofina deposits; Natougou advanced gold deposit, which is located approximately 320 kilometers east of Ouagadougou, and consists of a drill database of over 170 diamond, 625 multi-purpose (reverse-circulation (RC) pre-collar and core tail) and 550 RC drill holes; Banfora project, which is located approximately 200 kilometers south west of Mana, and Nabanga project, which is located approximately 250 kilometers south-east of Ouagadougou. Its subsidiaries include SEMAFO Burkina Faso S.A., Mana Mineral S.A., SEMAFO (Barbados) Ltd, Orbis Gold PTY LTD and Birimian Resources S.A.R.L.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:SMF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$1.08 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 324,873,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$3.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$3.23
  • 52 Week Range: C$2.68 - C$5.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 57.41
  • P/E Growth: 9.49
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$275.54 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.93
  • Book Value: C$2.20 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.51
  • EBITDA: C$125.04 million
  • Net Margins: 15.76%
  • Return on Equity: 5.00%
  • Return on Assets: 4.03%
  • Average Volume: 1.09 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 2.95

Frequently Asked Questions for Semafo (TSE:SMF)

What is Semafo's stock symbol?

Semafo trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "SMF."

When will Semafo make its next earnings announcement?

Semafo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Semafo.

Where is Semafo's stock going? Where will Semafo's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Semafo's stock. Their forecasts range from C$4.50 to C$6.25. On average, they anticipate Semafo's share price to reach C$5.19 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Semafo.

Who are some of Semafo's key competitors?

Who are Semafo's key executives?

Semafo's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jean Lamarre, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Benoit Desormeaux CPA, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Martin Milette CPA, Chief Financial Officer
  • Eric Paul-Hus, Chief Compliance Officer, Vice President - Law, Corporate Secretary
  • Patrick Moryoussef, Vice President - Mining Operations
  • Alain Melanson, Vice President - Human Resources
  • Robert LaValliere, Vice President - Corporate Affairs and Investor Relations
  • Michel A. Crevier, Vice President - Exploration and Mine Geology and Geo, MScA, Geology Manager and Qualified Person
  • Sylvain Duchesne, Vice President - Construction and Engineering
  • John LeBoutillier, Lead Independent Director

How do I buy Semafo stock?

Shares of Semafo 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 Semafo's stock price today?

One share of Semafo stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$3.33.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Semafo (TSE SMF)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  311 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  580
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Semafo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Semafo (TSE:SMF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$5.19
Consensus Price Target History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Price Target History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2017DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuyC$4.75View Rating Details
8/10/2017Clarus SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold -> AccumulateView Rating Details
8/10/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetOutperformC$5.25View Rating Details
8/9/2017CSFBUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/4/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$5.50View Rating Details
4/25/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperformC$5.50 -> C$4.80View Rating Details
4/25/2017CIBCDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralC$6.00 -> C$4.50View Rating Details
4/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform -> Sector PerformC$6.00 -> C$5.00View Rating Details
2/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$5.50View Rating Details
7/13/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$7.50 -> C$8.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016LaurentianLower Price TargetC$6.00 -> C$5.50View Rating Details
4/19/2016Laurentian Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetC$6.00 -> C$5.50View Rating Details
4/7/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$5.75 -> C$6.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016Bank of America CorporationBoost Price TargetBuyC$4.65 -> C$5.20View Rating Details
2/25/2016Paradigm CapitalBoost Price TargetC$5.00 -> C$5.25View Rating Details
10/26/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetC$4.00 -> C$4.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Earnings by Quarter for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Earnings History by Quarter for Semafo (TSE SMF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2014C$0.02C$0.05C$78.10 millionC$96.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014C($0.03)C($0.04)C$37.72 millionC$42.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3C$0.02C$0.06ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.17
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q2 20172$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q3 20172$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q4 20172$0.04$0.05$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/29/2017Benoit DesormeauxDirectorBuy10,000C$3.33C$33,300.00
9/28/2017Martin MiletteInsiderBuy29,900C$3.35C$100,165.00
5/31/2017Benoit DesormeauxDirectorBuy5,000C$2.78C$13,900.00
5/16/2017Benoit DesormeauxDirectorBuy10,000C$2.94C$29,400.00
5/12/2017Benoit DesormeauxDirectorBuy15,000C$3.11C$46,650.00
2/8/2017Tertius ZongoDirectorSell20,727C$5.03C$104,256.81
7/7/2016Gilles MassonDirectorSell20,000C$6.99C$139,800.00
7/6/2016Jean LamarreDirectorSell50,000C$7.20C$360,000.00
7/6/2016Martin MiletteInsiderSell100,000C$7.18C$718,000.00
7/5/2016Lawrence McbreartyDirectorSell67,794C$6.79C$460,321.26
3/11/2016John LeboutillierDirectorSell100,000C$4.84C$484,000.00
3/10/2016Tertius ZongoDirectorSell26,542C$4.93C$130,852.06
12/10/2015Alain M�LansonInsiderSell9,475C$3.57C$33,825.75
11/27/2015Patrick MoryoussefInsiderSell14,600C$3.09C$45,114.00
11/25/2015Patrick MoryoussefInsiderSell5,400C$3.20C$17,280.00
11/24/2015Patrick MoryoussefInsiderSell10,000C$3.20C$32,000.00
8/20/2015�Ric VinetInsiderSell20,000C$3.58C$71,600.00
8/13/2015�Ric VinetInsiderSell45,000C$3.37C$151,650.00
8/12/2015Benoit DesormeauxDirectorSell110,000C$3.45C$379,500.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
Latest Headlines for Semafo (TSE:SMF)
DateHeadline logoSEMAFO, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMF-CA : October 17, 2017 - October 18 at 8:37 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMF-CA : October 17, 2017 - October 18 at 8:37 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - October 7 at 10:44 PM logoWill SEMAFO Inc (TSX:SMF) Continue To Underperform Its Industry? - October 6 at 11:02 AM logoMartin Milette Purchases 29,900 Shares of Semafo Inc. (SMF) Stock - October 2 at 10:24 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Director Benoit Desormeaux Purchases 10,000 Shares - October 2 at 10:24 AM logoAnalysts Offer Predictions for Semafo Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (SMF) - October 2 at 3:20 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) PT Set at C$4.75 by Desjardins - September 29 at 2:44 PM logoSEMAFO: Good Reconciliation to Reserves Continues at Zone 9 - September 19 at 7:49 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - September 12 at 10:40 PM logoDaily Coverage on Basic Materials Stocks, Guyana Goldfields, Semafo, U3O8, and Mandalay Resources - September 1 at 8:49 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - August 18 at 10:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to SEMAFO, Inc. : August 16, 2017 - August 17 at 7:39 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc. :SMF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 15, 2017 - August 16 at 7:35 AM logoClarus Securities Comments on Semafo Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (SMF) - August 14 at 4:24 AM logoClarus Securities Reaffirms "Accumulate" Rating for Semafo Inc. (TSE:SMF) - August 12 at 6:34 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance? - August 11 at 8:36 AM logoScotiabank Analysts Give Semafo Inc. (SMF) a C$5.25 Price Target - August 10 at 3:22 PM logoEdited Transcript of SMF.TO earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 10 at 7:57 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Upgraded by CSFB to Outperform - August 9 at 2:40 PM logoSEMAFO Delivers Cash Flow from Operations of $23.6 Million in Second Quarter 2017 - August 9 at 7:35 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc. :SMF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 7:10 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SMF-CA : August 3, 2017 - August 4 at 8:16 AM logoSemafo Inc. (SMF) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - August 2 at 8:16 AM logoResearch Initiated on Basic Materials Stocks Guyana Goldfields, Semafo, U3O8, and Mandalay Resources - July 28 at 8:02 AM logoSEMAFO, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SMF-CA : July 18, 2017 - July 18 at 3:40 PM logoSEMAFO: Construction of Boungou Mine on Schedule - July 18 at 8:16 AM logoSemafo Inc. (TSE:SMF) Given a C$5.25 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts - July 7 at 12:44 PM logoSEMAFO Announces Q2 2017 Production - July 6 at 9:22 AM logoSEMAFO Reports Q1 2017 Production; Revises 2017 Guidance - April 24 at 11:32 AM logoTSX May Open Lower with Oil Prices - March 8 at 8:08 PM logoQ4 2016 Semafo Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 8 at 8:18 AM



Semafo (SMF) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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