Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Questerre Energy. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Questerre Energy's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Questerre Energy's earnings are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is not considered high growth.
Questerre Energy's revenue is expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Questerre Energy's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Oil and Gas
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
6/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Questerre Energy's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Questerre Energy's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Questerre Energy's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Questerre Energy's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.2x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Michael Rupert Binnion, C.A., founded Questerre Energy Corp., and has been its Chief Executive Officer and President since November 2000. Mr. Binnion served as an Interim Chief Executive Officer & Interim President at High Arctic Energy Services Inc since July 20, 2017 until November 2017. He served as President of Terrenex Ltd. from October 1995 to August 2009 and served as its Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer since November 27, 2007. He served as President at Ruperts Crossing Limited. He has been actively involved in the financing and executive management of numerous private and public companies through his investment company, Rupert's Crossing Inc. Mr. Binnion served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Flowing Energy Corp. from June 1996 to December 2001. He served as the President and Chief Financial Officer of CanArgo Energy Corp. from 1997 to 2000. From 1992 to 1998, he served as Manager of a private investment company that held interest in commercial real estate and golf courses. He served as Manager in the High Tech group at Clarkson Gordon, a division of Ernst & Young, specializing in tax-assistant financings. He serves as the Executive Chairman of High Arctic Energy Service Inc. since November 2017, and has been its Director since June 2, 2005. Mr. Binnion served as Chairman of the Board of Sylogist Ltd. from March 2000 to February 2002. He served as the Chairman of Flowing Energy Corporation from April 2002 to May 2004. He has been an Independent Director of Huntington Exploration Inc. since October 22, 2010 and Questerre Energy Corp. since November 2000. Mr. Binnion has been Director of High Arctic Energy Services Inc since June 2, 2005 and has been its Chairman since May 2007. He served as a Director of Red Leaf Resources, Inc. He served as a Director of LNG Energy Ltd., since August 10, 2006 and Terrenex Ltd., (formerly, Terrenex Acquisition Corp.) from October 1995 to August 2009. He served as a Director of Flowing Energy Corp. and CanArgo Energy Corp. from 1997 to 2000. He served as an Independent Director of Sylogist Ltd. since March 1997 and Magnus Energy, Inc. from March 4, 2005 to December 18, 2006. From 1992 to 1997, he served as Executive Director of Crossfield House Inc. Mr. Binnion is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from the University of Alberta.
Michael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
Michael's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Questerre Energy management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Engineering & Operations
Vice President of Exploration
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Questerre Energy board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
Questerre Energy Corporation acquires, explores, and develops non-conventional oil and gas projects in Canada. It produces tight oil, oil shale, shale oil, and shale gas. The company primarily holds 40,800 acres located in Kakwa, west central Alberta, including a 25% working interest in 10,080 acres in Kakwa Central; 50% working interest in 4,480 acres in Kakwa North; 50% interest in 22,400 acres in Kakwa West; and 50% interest in 3,840 acres in Kakwa South. It also holds 100% working interest in 11,952 acres located in Antler, Saskatchewan; and oil shale assets in Jordan. The company was formerly known as Westpro Equipment Ltd. and changed its name to Questerre Energy Corporation in December 2000. Questerre Energy Corporation was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
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