Contrasting Lomiko Metals (OTCMKTS:LMRMF) & Lundin Mining (OTCMKTS:LUNMF)

Lomiko Metals (OTCMKTS:LMRMF) and Lundin Mining (OTCMKTS:LUNMF) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Lomiko Metals and Lundin Mining, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lomiko Metals 0 0 0 0 N/A
Lundin Mining 0 4 6 0 2.60



Dividends

Lundin Mining pays an annual dividend of $0.09 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.7%. Lomiko Metals does not pay a dividend.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

0.3% of Lundin Mining shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Lomiko Metals and Lundin Mining’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Lomiko Metals N/A N/A -$4.34 million N/A N/A
Lundin Mining $1.73 billion 2.32 $195.85 million N/A N/A

Lundin Mining has higher revenue and earnings than Lomiko Metals.

Profitability

This table compares Lomiko Metals and Lundin Mining’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lomiko Metals N/A -130.32% -127.08%
Lundin Mining 9.95% 3.96% 2.72%

Risk and Volatility

Lomiko Metals has a beta of 1.93, suggesting that its stock price is 93% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lundin Mining has a beta of 1.99, suggesting that its stock price is 99% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Lundin Mining beats Lomiko Metals on 9 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lomiko Metals Company Profile

Lomiko Metals Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of resource properties in Canada. The company primarily explores for graphite deposits. The company holds 100% interests in the Vines Lake zinc-silver-gold property, which consists of three claims covering an area of approximately 1,209.84 hectares located in Liard Mining District of British Columbia; the Quatre-Milles graphite property located north of Sainte-Veronique, Quebec; and the Quatre-Milles West located in southern Quebec. It also holds a 40% interest in the La Loutre graphite property covering an area of approximately 2,508.97 hectares located in southern Québec; and 80% interest in the Lac-des-Iles property covering an area of approximately 5,601.30 hectares situated in Québec. The company was formerly known as Lomiko Resources Inc. and changed its name to Lomiko Metals Inc. in October 2008. Lomiko Metals Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Surrey, Canada.

Lundin Mining Company Profile

Lundin Mining Corporation, a diversified base metals mining company, engages in the exploration, development, and mining of mineral properties in Chile, the United States, Portugal, and Sweden. It primarily produces copper, zinc, and nickel, as well as gold, lead, silver, and other metals. The company holds 100% interest in the Eagle mine located in the United States; the Neves-Corvo mine located in Portugal; and the Zinkgruvan mine located in Sweden, as well as 80% interest in Candelaria and Ojos del Salado mining complex; and 24% interest the Freeport Cobalt Oy business, which includes a cobalt refinery located in Kokkola, Finland. The company was formerly known as South Atlantic Ventures Ltd. and changed its name to Lundin Mining Corporation in August 2004. Lundin Mining Corporation was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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