$1.56

0.01 (0.64%)

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Analysis

Overview

Current recommendation
Maximum portfolio weighting
Business risk Very-High
Share price risk Very-High

General Information

Austal Limited
ASB
http://www.austal.com
Aerospace & Defense
543
348

Current Price Data+

Current Price $1.560
Open $1.570
High $1.595
Low $1.545
Last Close $1.570
Volume 1168283
Price Movement $0.01 ( 0.64% )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Strong Buy
27 Apr 2016
2

Company Overview

Business Description

Austal Limited (ASB) is a global defence contractor and a designer and manufacturer of defence and commercial ships. Austral involves in the design, construction and maintenance of ships for Governments, Navies and Ferry operators around the world. Business units comprise ships, systems, and support.

Financial Summary

Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2017 F 0.0 12.5 2.5% 12.5 6.5 4.2% 0.0%
2016 F 0.0 12.2 -18.5% 12.8 5.5 3.5% 0.0%
2015 A 53.2 15.0 33.5% 10.0 4.0 2.7% 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
Austal (ASB) $547M 0.3345 -0.1853 0.0254 10.4667 12.8478 12.5299 2.55% 3.50% 4.15%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.57 12.30 1.06 0.00
Market 1.05 16.10 1.31 1.54
Sector 1.26 10.88 0.84 0.26

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr David Patrick Alexander Singleton Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 21 Dec 2011
Mr John Rothwell Non-Executive Chairman 9 Oct 1987
Mr Charles Roland Giles Everist Non-Executive Director 8 Nov 2013
Mr James (Jim) White McDowell Non-Executive Director 31 Dec 2014

Management

Name Position
Mr Brian Leathers Chief Financial Officer USA
Mr Greg Jason Group Chief Financial Officer
Mr Joselito Turano President Philippines
Mr Craig Perciavalle President USA

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
82,088,257 (23.66%) HSBC Custody Nominees
60,697,725 (17.50%) J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited
37,347,233 (10.77%) National Nominees Limited
34,937,510 (10.07%) Citicorp Nominees Pty Ltd <CFS Developing Companies A/C>
32,200,745 (9.28%) Austro Pty Ltd

Calendar of Events

Date Event
21 February 2017 Report (Interim)
24 August 2016 Report (Prelim)
24 August 2016 Report (Annual)
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