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Crater Gold Mining Limited is a gold business based in Australia. Crater Gold Mining shares (CGN) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Crater Gold Mining has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $227,412.

How to buy shares in Crater Gold Mining

  1. Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
  3. Search for Crater Gold Mining. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CGN. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Crater Gold Mining reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of $0.012, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Crater Gold Mining. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

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How has coronavirus impacted Crater Gold Mining's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Crater Gold Mining's share price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $0.012, which is 8.33% up on its pre-crash value of $0.011 and 50.00% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.008.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Crater Gold Mining shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $727.27 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,090.91.

Crater Gold Mining share price

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Crater Gold Mining shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-13.
52-week range$0.006 - $0.015
50-day moving average $0.0125
200-day moving average $0.0107
Target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.012

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Is it a good time to buy Crater Gold Mining stock?

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Crater Gold Mining price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$0.012 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2021-01-08) -36.84%
1 month (2020-12-18) -31.43%
3 months (2020-10-16) 0%
6 months (2020-07-17) 50.00%
1 year (2020-01-16) 0%
2 years (2019-01-16) -14.29%
3 years (2018-01-16) -20.00%
5 years (2016-01-15) -75.95%

Crater Gold Mining financials

Revenue TTM $227,412
Gross profit TTM $-259,404
Return on assets TTM -24.63%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 0%
Book value 0.001
Market capitalisation $14.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Crater Gold Mining share dividends

We're not expecting Crater Gold Mining to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Crater Gold Mining's shares ever split?

Crater Gold Mining's shares were split on a 1:100 basis on 30 September 2013. So if you had owned 100 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Crater Gold Mining shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 9900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Crater Gold Mining shares which in turn could have impacted Crater Gold Mining's share price.

Crater Gold Mining share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Crater Gold Mining's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.006 up to $0.015. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Crater Gold Mining's is -0.0277. This would suggest that Crater Gold Mining's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Crater Gold Mining has bucked the trend.

Crater Gold Mining overview

Crater Gold Mining Limited engages in the exploration, evaluation, and exploitation of gold and other base metal projects in Papua New Guinea and Australia. The company also explores for copper, lead, zinc, and silver deposits. Its flagship project is the Crater Mountain project that comprises 3 contiguous exploration licenses straddling the border between the Chimbu and Eastern Highland Provinces in Papua New Guinea. The company was formerly known as Gold Anomaly Limited and changed its name to Crater Gold Mining Limited in July 2013. The company was incorporated in 1994 and is based in Perth, Australia. Crater Gold Mining Limited is a subsidiary of Freefire Technology Limited.

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