Argonaut Gold, Inc.

Argonaut Gold, Inc.

Argonaut Gold, Inc.

Overview
Date Founded

2007

Headquarters

9604 Prototype Court,Reno, NV 89521

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

627

Industries

Non-Energy Mining & Minerals
Metal Manufacturing & Products

Company Description

Argonaut Gold, Inc. engages in the exploration, mine development, and production activities on gold-bearing properties. Its primary assets are the production stage El Castillo mine and construction stage San Agustin project in Durango, Mexico and the production stage La Colorada mine in Sonora, Mexico. It also has advanced exploration stage projects including the San Antonio project in Baja California Sur, Mexico, and the Magino project in Ontario. The company was founded on April 3, 2007 and is headquartered in Reno, NV.

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Director, President & Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Secretary

Chief Operating Officer

Vice President of Technical Services

Vice President, Investor Relations

Vice President-Exploration

Manager

Manager

Board of Directors

Vice Chairman at Cormark Securities, Inc.

Member-Public Company Forum at The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia

Former President at Micon International Ltd.

Former Director, President & Chief Executive Officer at Centerra Gold Inc.

Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Stingray Copper, Inc.

Director, President & Chief Executive Officer at Argonaut Gold, Inc.

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Craton Capital is a value-oriented investment manager focused on absolute returns with a long- to very long-term investment horizon. The firm invests globally and focuses on commodity-related investments, particularly in the precious metal sector. Their investment approach is primarily bottom-up and targets companies priced below their intrinsic value, focusing on under-researched small- and mid-cap stocks.The firm's investment strategy combines top-down and bottom-up approaches, starting with an analysis of long-term investment mega-trends over various business cycles. Valuation modelling by sector supports their macro-economic analysis, leading to a multi-factor ranking process which emphasizes cash flow. Within this framework, stock picking targets companies traded at a discount, with value-creating potential, having a strategic advantage within their sector and exhibiting high internal rates of return with reinvestment capacity.The firm conducts in-house fundamental equity research and uses proprietary as well as third-party quantitative valuation models. The valuation process emphasize cash flow. Craton Capital also conducts top-down macroeconomic research to assist with portfolio modeling and identify macroeconomic market trends, which could potentially influence inter-sector relative performance.The firm's Global Resource hedge fund follows an equity long/short strategy aiming for market neutrality. Their Precious Metal fund follows a long-only strategy and focuses on companies active in the mining and processing of precious metals and commodities. The fund is invested in Australia, Canada, Europe, South Africa and the US.

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ERI is an active manager which performs in-house research to provide investment recommendations for fund managers and management companies, focusing on undervalued resource companies in the natural resources and energy sectors.The firm invests through their funds in undervalued companies across market caps with strong growth potential in the resources sector, aiming to generate long-term portfolio performance above average market returns.ERI conducts bottom-up analysis of geological and technical parameters, as well as company structure, together with a top-down assessment of the resources sector. They maintain close ties with the exploration and mining/oil industry, frequently visiting production sites.The firm prefers to invest before companies become the focus of media attention and divest their investments when the determined target price, based on conservative assumptions about commodity prices and realistic take-over premiums, is reached.

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Konwave invests in global equity across market caps with a strong focus on small- to mid-cap companies. The firm's portfolios are geographically highly diversified, with the majority of their holdings in Canada and Australia, complemented with investments in the US, South Africa, the UK, Brazil, Peru, Papua New Guinea, the Russian Federation, etc.Konwave invests in companies engaged in exploration, extraction, subsequent treatment, handling and trading of gold and other precious metals. They focus on gold mining companies with growth potential, likely to perform when gold prices stagnate. Companies with high production costs are screened for cost reduction potential. Exploration ventures should be well capitalized and hold identified resources. The firm aims at taking advantage of consolidations within the gold sector, brought about by the need for large mining operations to maintain production levels.The firm's investment process is strictly bottom-up within the predefined sector.

Recent Transactions
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Argonaut Gold, Inc. purchases San Anton Resource Corp. from Primero Mining Corp.

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Argonaut Gold, Inc. issued Common Shares

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Minera Alamos, Inc. purchases Durango Fern Mines SA de CV /La Fortuna Gold Project from Argonaut Gold, Inc.

Transaction Advisors
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Advised onArgonaut Gold, Inc. issued Common Shares

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Advised onArgonaut Gold, Inc. issued Common Shares

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Advised onArgonaut Gold, Inc. purchases Prodigy Gold, Inc.

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Advised onArgonaut Gold, Inc. purchases Prodigy Gold, Inc.

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Advised onArgonaut Gold, Inc. purchases Prodigy Gold, Inc.

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Advisors & Consultants
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Partner, Co-Head of Corporate Commercial at Bennett Jones LLP

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Partner, Co-Head of Corporate Department at Bennett Jones LLP

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Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$379M
Total Enterprise Value
$411M
Earnings Per Share
$0.18
Revenue
$201M
Net Profit
$31M
EBITDA
$57.6M
EBITDAMargin
28.62%
Total Debt
$10M
Total Equity
$792M
Enterprise Value Sales
2.04x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
7.13x
TEVNet Income
13.27x
Debt TEV
0.02x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
3.11%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
1.48%
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