Vital Metals Limited (VML)

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General Information
Company Name: Vital Metals Limited
Stock Code: VML
GICS Sub-Industry: Diversified Metals & Mining
Market Cap ($M): 10
Equiv. Shares (M): 304

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
 $ 0.034 $ 0.033 $ 0.034 $ 0.033 $ 0.033 140,000 $ 0.001  3.030 %

Company Overview

Business Description:
Vital Metals Limited (VML) is a developer and explorer, focused on progressing two mineral projects: the Watershed tungsten project in far north Queensland and the Doulnia gold project in southern Burkina Faso, West Africa.

Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A -1.4 -0.6 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2013  A -1.4 -0.6 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A -1.6 -0.7 -- 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
BHP Billiton (BHP) $96,672 M 0.1223 -0.2880 -0.0626 11.2565 15.8105 16.8665 4.27 5.27 5.35
Iluka Resources (ILU) $3,446 M -0.5337 1.1643 0.8304 57.5524 26.5913 14.5278 2.31 3.26 4.69
Rio Tinto (RIO) $24,337 M -0.1938 -0.3204 0.1906 9.0222 13.2758 11.1502 4.69 5.21 5.43
Sims Metal Management (SGM) $2,570 M 3.0215 0.8039 0.3109 37.2846 20.6686 15.7663 0.80 2.55 3.01
Vital Metals (VML) $10 M -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.00 -- --

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
VML -- -- 0.94 -- --
Market 0.96 14.5 1.02 1.12 2.86
Sector 0.58 12.7 0.68 2.00 2.34

Name Position Start Date
Mr Mark Strizek Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director 07 October 2011
Mr David Michael Macoboy Non-Executive Chairman,Non-Executive Director 05 January 2010
Mr Peter George Cordin Non-Executive Director 07 September 2009
Mr Andrew Vincent Simpson Non-Executive Director 23 February 2005

Name Position
Ian Richard Hobson Company Secretary
Manraj Singh Khosa Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
35,544,628 (13.58%) Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited
17,500,000 (6.69%) Rex Harbour and associates
14,455,377 (5.52%) Consolidated Minerals Ltd

Calendar of Events
Date Event
29 January 2016 Report (Quarterly)
06 November 2015 Report (Quarterly)
29 October 2015 Report (Quarterly)
28 October 2015 Report (Annual)
28 September 2015 Report (Annual)
30 July 2015 Report (Quarterly)
29 April 2015 Report (Quarterly)
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