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Hughes Drilling Limited
HDX
http://www.hughesdrilling.com.au
Construction & Engineering
41
209

Current Price Data+

Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
$0.20 $0.19 $0.20 $0.19 $0.20 80550 - ( No change )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Strong Buy
27/11/2014

Company Overview

Business Description
Hughes Drilling Limited (HDX) is a coal production and delineation drilling specialists with a client base consisting of Australia’s mine operators and owners. HDX conducts two main services namely: production and delineation drillings.
Strategy Analysis
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Financial Summary

Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014 A 5.4 2.7 -65.4% 9.9 0.0 0.0% 0.0%
2013 A 10.4 7.8 -12.9% 4.6 0.0 0.0% 0.0%
2012 A 8.4 9.0 0.0% 3.0 0.0 0.0% 0.0%

Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F
Cardno (CDD) $538M -0.0527 -0.3851 -0.1250 6.4217 10.4434 11.9354 11.08% 4.62% 5.00%
CIMIC Group (CIM) $7,586M 0.0000 0.0000 0.0683 0.0000 15.8925 14.8765 5.58% 3.88% 4.08%
Hughes Drilling (HDX) $41M -0.6538 0.0000 0.0000 7.2222 0.0000 0.0000 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Monadelphous (MND) $895M -0.1184 -0.2245 -0.1943 6.3855 8.2340 10.2193 12.81% 9.44% 8.74%
UGL (UGL) $358M -0.1853 -0.5894 0.0762 4.7693 11.6153 10.7932 0.00% 0.00% 0.81%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.23 7.22 0.63 0.00
Market 1.03 13.30 1.03 0.53
Sector 0.65 10.21 0.68 0.25

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Andrew Drake Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director 10/02/2012
Mr Robert (Bob) Hughes Managing Director, Executive Director, Executive Chairman 10/02/2012
Mr Jeffrey William Branson Non-Executive Director 03/10/2013
Mr Nicholas John Silverthorne Non-Executive Director 03/10/2013
Mr Barry O'Connor Non-Executive Director 03/12/2012
Mr Gary Belcher Non-Executive Director 11/08/2014

Management

Name Position
Paul Brenton Chief Financial Officer,Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
71,388,074 (34.21%) Learob Pty Ltd
17,558,464 (8.41%) K2 Asset Management Ltd
15,634,416 (7.49%) Forager Funds Management Pty Ltd

Calendar of Events

Date Event
29 February 2016 Report (Interim)
26 February 2016 Report (Interim)
28 September 2015 Report (Annual)
28 August 2015 Report (Prelim)
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