GWR Group Limited (GWR)

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General Information
Company Name: GWR Group Limited
Stock Code: GWR
GICS Sub-Industry: Gold
Market Cap ($M): 25
Equiv. Shares (M): 240

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
 $ 0.105 $ 0.105 $ 0.105 $ 0.105 $ 0.090 618 $ 0.015  16.667 %

Company Overview

Business Description:
GWR Group Limited (GWR, formerly Golden West Resources Limited) is an emerging iron ore producer in the Midwest region of Western Australia. GWR operates 5 projects including Wiluna West Iron Ore Project, JWD Mining Project, Wiluna West Gold Project, Earaheedy Iron & Manganese Project, and Woodley Iron Project.

Strategy Analysis:
Golden West Resources reported negative cash flow of $2.08m for quarter ended 30 September 2011. Operating cash flow for the period was $(1.97m). Payments for exploration and evaluation were $(1.76m). Investing cash flow was $(111,000). Financing cash flow was nil. Cash in hand at the end of the quarter was $29.54m.

Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A -21.5 -8.9 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2013  A -2.4 -1.2 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A -4.6 -2.4 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
Source: Aspect actuals / Thomson IBES estimates

Peer Comparison
EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
Company Mkt Cap 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F
GWR Group (GWR) $22 M -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.00 -- --
Newcrest Mining (NCM) $7,772 M -0.0429 -0.2152 0.5162 17.9915 22.9256 15.1208 0.00 0.00 1.78
Northern Star Resources (NST) $794 M 0.2151 2.4252 0.1518 16.7082 4.8780 4.2351 2.61 4.81 5.73
OZ Minerals (OZL) $1,232 M -- -- -0.0891 -- 82.1862 90.2222 4.93 4.93 3.69
Regis Resources (RRL) $760 M -- -- 0.9505 -- 12.1406 6.2244 0.00 NaN 5.55

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
GWR -- -- 0.28 -- --
Market 0.91 15.3 1.22 1.74 1.54
Sector 0.70 11.6 0.81 0.99 2.94

Name Position Start Date
Mr Teck Siong Wong Alternate Director 27 July 2011
Mr Chin An Lau Alternate Director,Non-Executive Director 23 July 2010
Mr Michael Reginald Wilson Executive Director 18 November 2002
Mr Gary Lyons Non-Executive Chairman 02 June 2010
Mr David Tien Seng Law Non-Executive Deputy Chairman 22 July 2010
Mr Xiang Hong Wang Non-Executive Director 23 September 2010
Mr Kong (Jimmy) Leng Lee Non-Executive Director 03 December 2010

Name Position
Craig Ferrier Chief Executive Officer
Mark Edward Pitts Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
27,012,450 (11.25%) Wynnes Investment Holding Ltd
20,696,660 (8.62%) Joyful Winner Holdings Limited
24,276,852 (10.11%) Cliffs Asia Pacific Iron Ore Pty Ltd (formerly Portman Iron Ore Limited)
14,400,000 (6.00%) Hunan Valin Steel Tube & Wire Cl Ltd and relate bodies

Calendar of Events
Date Event
12 October 2015 Report (Annual)
30 July 2015 Report (Quarterly)
29 April 2015 Report (Quarterly)
30 January 2015 Report (Quarterly)
30 October 2014 Report (Quarterly)
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