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Valuing Mining Companies - Charles Kernot

Valuing Mining Companies

Hardcover Published: January 1999
ISBN: 9781855734357
Number Of Pages: 256

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Valuing mining companiesgives a perspective on the international mining and materials industry, from historical details of mines and mining to the potential problems encountered in attempting to value a mining company. Chapters are devoted to accounting practices and taxation, providing valuable information on the financial aspects of mining. It also covers various tecniques used to value mining companies and gives instruction on how to set up a portfolio and begin trading in this complex field. In order to value a company it is necessary to evaluate its prospects from all points of view. Valuing mining companiestakes the reader through geology, mining, mineral processing and the final marketing and pricing of a mineral commodity. From a financial perspective the book covers the taxation and balance sheet structure of a company and describes how this can affect valuation, giving examples of different valuation techniques. Throughout there is also an increasing emphasis on the environment and the additional costs mining companies have to bear

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The author is well qualified to have written what is claimed with some justification to be the mining investors' first vade-mecum., Engineering and Mining Journal
...many useful tips for both the novice and the experienced mining professional., Mining Magazine

Part 1 The development of the mining company: The history of mining; The development of mining companies - the early years; The development of mining companies - the past 20 years; A guide to the current range of mining companies. Part 2 Evaluation requirements: Exploration; Discovery and definition; Mining techniques; Processing routes; Mining company taxation and allowances; Mining company accounting practices; Mine financing. Part 3 Evaluation techniques and trading: Metal price forecasting; Cash flow and earnings analysis; Management evaluation and other techniques; Trading in mining shares.

ISBN: 9781855734357
ISBN-10: 1855734354
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: January 1999
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.54
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: New edition