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Analysis

Overview

Current recommendation
Business risk High
Share price risk High

General Information

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Limited
API
http://www.api.net.au
Health Care Distributors
959
489

Current Price Data+

Current Price $1.960
Open $1.990
High $2.000
Low $1.950
Last Close $1.980
Volume 808251
Price Movement $0.02 ( 1.01% )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Strong Buy
27 Apr 2016
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Company Overview

Business Description

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (API) is an Australian health and beauty services company. API provides wholesale product delivery services, retail services, marketing programs and business advisory services to customers. API also has as a number of brands and banners in the retail health and beauty industry, including Priceline, Soul Pattinson and Pharmacist Advice. API has three main businesses namely, Pharmacy Distribution, Manufacturing and Retail.

Financial Summary

Year to Aug NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2017 F 0.0 13.0 24.4% 15.1 7.8 4.0% 0.0%
2016 F 0.0 10.5 20.1% 18.8 5.5 2.8% 0.0%
2015 A 43.1 8.7 0.0% 14.2 4.5 3.7% 100.0%

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
Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (API) $968M 0.0000 0.2011 0.2440 22.7586 18.9474 15.2308 2.27% 2.78% 3.94%
Sigma Pharma. (SIP) $1,187M 0.1221 0.0775 0.1027 20.2952 18.8356 17.0807 4.55% 4.18% 4.64%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 0.92 19.90 1.89 0.89
Market 1.05 16.10 1.31 1.54
Sector 0.81 19.90 2.24 1.33

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Stephen Patrick Roche Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 14 Aug 2006
Mr Robert Dobson Millner Non-Executive Director 12 May 2000
Ms Esther Carol Holley Non-Executive Director 19 Dec 2006
Mr Gerard James Masters Non-Executive Director 7 Sep 2010
Ms Lee Ausburn Non-Executive Director 7 Oct 2008
Mr Peter Raymond Robinson Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 5 May 2000
Mr Kenneth William Gunderson-Briggs Non-Executive Director, Senior Independent Director 6 May 2014

Management

Name Position
Genevieve Ryan Alternate Company Secretary
Peter Mendo Chief Financial Officer
Peter F Sanguinetti Company Secretary
Richard Vincent Group General Manager

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
120,214,969 (24.63%) Washington H Soul Pattinson and Co Ltd
58,122,597 (11.91%) SL Nominees Pty Ltd
43,718,245 (8.96%) Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited
43,660,425 (8.94%) J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited
39,536,690 (8.10%) HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited

Calendar of Events

Date Event
20 April 2017 Report (Interim)
26 January 2017 AGM
02 December 2016 Report (Annual)
20 October 2016 Report (Prelim)
03 June 2016 Div Pay Date
06 May 2016 Books Close
05 May 2016 Div Ex Date
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