Western Uranium & Vanadium (OTCMKTS:WSTRF) and Peninsula Energy (OTCMKTS:PENMF) are both small-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and earnings.

This table compares Western Uranium & Vanadium and Peninsula Energy’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Western Uranium & Vanadium$50,000.00342.90-$2.04 millionN/AN/A
Peninsula Energy$6.59 million3.72-$42.52 million($0.07)-1.50

Western Uranium & Vanadium has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Peninsula Energy.

Volatility and Risk

Western Uranium & Vanadium has a beta of 1.3, suggesting that its share price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Peninsula Energy has a beta of 2, suggesting that its share price is 100% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Western Uranium & Vanadium and Peninsula Energy’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Western Uranium & Vanadium-4,991.67%-11.87%-9.94%
Peninsula EnergyN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Western Uranium & Vanadium and Peninsula Energy, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Western Uranium & Vanadium0000N/A
Peninsula Energy0000N/A

Summary

Peninsula Energy beats Western Uranium & Vanadium on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Western Uranium & Vanadium Company Profile

There is no company description available for Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp.

Peninsula Energy Company Profile

Peninsula Energy Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and mining of uranium deposits in the United States. The company also explores for gold ores. It holds a 100% interest in the Lance uranium project located in Wyoming; 74% interest in the Karoo project located in South Africa; and 50% interest in the RakiRaki gold project located in Fiji. The company was formerly known as Peninsula Minerals Limited and changed its name to Peninsula Energy Limited in November 2010. Peninsula Energy Limited was founded in 1993 and is based in Subiaco, Australia.

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