$4.44

0.17 (3.98%)

1 Oct 2015
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General Information

ALS Limited
ALQ
http://www.alsglobal.com
Research & Consulting Services
2,153
504

Current Price Data+

Current Price $4.440
Open $4.300
High $4.460
Low $4.180
Last Close $4.270
Volume 1298341
Price Movement $0.17 ( 3.98% )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Sell
23 May 2016
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Company Overview

Business Description

ALS Limited (ALQ) is a global provider of testing and analytical laboratory services with headquarter based in Brisbane, Australia. The Company operates four main testing service divisions namely Minerals, Life Sciences, Energy and Industrial across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas.

Financial Summary

Year to Mar NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2017 F 118.6 23.5 10.5% 17.8 11.8 2.8% 25.0%
2016 F 104.2 21.3 -15.4% 19.6 12.7 3.0% 20.0%
2015 A 117.9 25.2 -28.4% 24.5 21.0 3.4% 17.0%

Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2015 A 2016 F 2017 F 2015 A 2016 F 2017 F 2015 A 2016 F 2017 F
ALS (ALQ) $2,108M -0.3178 -0.1797 0.0725 14.3643 17.5115 16.3281 4.73% 3.13% 3.06%
IPH (IPH) $1,273M 0.0000 0.2930 0.1412 31.1730 24.1087 21.1259 1.98% 3.42% 4.00%
SAI Global (SAI) $751M 0.2305 0.0454 0.0876 13.4300 12.8467 11.8121 4.69% 4.94% 5.54%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 0.99 17.90 1.52 0.00
Market 0.99 16.40 1.30 1.69
Sector 1.08 11.90 1.65 1.22

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Gregory Francis Kilmister Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 1 Sep 2005
Mr Bruce John Phillips Non-Executive Director 1 Aug 2015
Dr John Francis Mulcahy Non-Executive Director 1 Feb 2012
Mr Charlie Sartain Non-Executive Director 1 Feb 2015
Dr Melvyn John Bridges Non-Executive Director 29 Sep 2009
Mr Grant Bruce Murdoch Non-Executive Director 1 Sep 2011
Mrs Nerolie Phyllis Withnall Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 13 Dec 1994

Management

Name Position
Richard Stephens Chief Financial Officer
Mike Munro Chief Information Officer
Timothy (Tim) Mullen Company Secretary
Susan Putters Global Head of Human Resources
Michael Burcham Group Compliance and Risk Manager
Greg Affleck Group Financial Controller
Paul McPhee Group General Manager, Energy Division
Kristen Walsh Group General Manager, Industrial Division
Raj Naran Group General Manager, Life Sciences Division
Brian Williams Group General Manager, Minerals Division

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
23,818,080 (6.04%) BlackRock Group

Calendar of Events

Date Event
24 November 2016 Report (Interim)
24 June 2016 Report (Annual)
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