Last Updated With Closing Market Prices and Document Filings from: 24 February 2017 (as available at TSX closing time).
AuEq Oz: Gold Equivalent Ounces. Gold and silver ounces are expressed as gold equivalent ounces using the most recent spot market closing prices for gold and silver.
Avg Ore Value: Average ore value per tonne based on all metals and resources, inclusive of reserves.
Categories: TSX/TSXv gold and silver mining company categories used in GoldMinerPulse.
Streamers: A streaming company makes deals with producers to purchase a percentage of future gold or silver production at a fixed price in exchange for an upfront payment. Sandstorm Gold is an example of a gold streaming company. Silver Wheaton Corporation is an example of a silver streaming company.
Producers: Companies with gold and/or silver production and which have at least 15% of its in situ metal value from gold or silver.
Developers: Companies moving one or more deposits towards production and which have at least 15% of its in situ metal value from gold or silver.
Explorers: Companies with defined gold or silver resources in one or more deposits and which have at least 15% of its in situ metal value from gold or silver.
Generators: Companies that hold properties with gold and/or silver potential and which form joint ventures to trigger exploration on their land holdings.
Historic Explorers: Companies with historic gold or silver resources (not currently NI43-101 compliant) in one or more deposits.
Grass Roots Explorers: Companies exploring for gold or silver but which do not currently hold any land positions with a definted gold or silver resource.
EV/AuEqOz: Enterprise Value per ounce of gold equivalent. Gold equivalent ounces are computed based on in situ value from all metals contained in defined resources.
FDS Est.: Fully Diluted Share Estimate. Based on the reported issued share count plus in the money options and warrants. Options and warrants more than 10% out of the money are not counted. Options and warrants more than 10% in the money are fully counted. Options within +/- 10% of the closing stock price are counted on a scaled basis.
Last 4Q Prd: Last 4 Quaters Production expressed as gold equivalent ounces. Gold equivalent ounces are computed based on actual gold and silve production. Base metal production is not included.
NWC: Net Working Capital. Calcuated as the sum of current assets minus current liabilities per the most recent financial statement filed at sedar. Adjustments are made for any reports of private placement closing events.
%Ag: Percentage Silver Ounces. Computed as the percentage of in situ silver value (reserves plus resources) relative to the total in situ metal value (all metals are considered).
%Au: Percentage Gold Ounces. Computed as the percentage of in situ gold value (reserves plus resources) relative to the total in situ metal value (all metals are considered).
Production Ranking Factors: Percentage Change in Production PLUS Δ Shares equals Net Rank.
4Q Growth (%): Changes in the gold equivalent ounce production (from gold and silver only) on a rolling 4 quarter basis expressed a percentage.
Δ Shares (%): Percentage Change in Issued Shares. Computed as the average change in issued share count using the issued share count from the most recent quarter and compared against the issued share counts in the prior quarter, the prior year and the prior prior year. Δ Shares is negative when the number of issued shares is increasing.
Net Rank: Sum of 4Q Growth percentage PLUS Δ Shares percentage. A positive Net Rank means production is growing faster that the issued share base.
*****Note, December 4/12: -- this page is still under construction. The metrics presented will be refined and finalized over the next few weeks. Additional pages, such as per company detailed report pages, to be added over the next few weeks. Blogs to be updated to utilize the new metrics over the next few months.