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General Information

Ardent Leisure Group
Leisure Facilities

Current Price Data+

Current Price $2.120
Open $2.090
High $2.130
Low $2.080
Last Close $2.080
Volume 2514652
Price Movement $0.04 ( 1.92% )
  • +Security prices are delayed by at least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Company Overview

Business Description

Ardent Leisure Group (AAD) is an operator of leisure and entertainment assets across Australia, New Zealand and the United States. AAD operates Dreamworld, WhiteWater World, SkyPoint Climb, d'Albora Marinas, AMF and Kingpin bowling centres and Goodlife fitness centres across Australia and New Zealand. AAD also operates the Main Event family entertainment centres in the United States.

Financial Summary

Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2018 F 47.6 10.1 60.2% 20.2 7.5 3.7% 40.0%
2017 F 29.5 6.3 -54.0% 32.4 5.5 2.7% 40.0%
2016 A 62.4 13.8 7.0% 16.6 12.5 5.5% 50.5%

Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2016 A 2017 F 2018 F 2016 A 2017 F 2018 F 2016 A 2017 F 2018 F
Ardent Leisure (AAD) $962M 0.0312 -0.2110 0.3634 23.8928 30.2806 22.2102 6.10% 2.62% 3.22%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.15 29.90 1.55 8.04
Market 1.05 17.90 1.43 1.77
Sector 1.40 18.60 2.14 1.72


Name Position Start Date
Ms Deborah Alison Thomas Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 1 Dec 2013
Mr Donald Malcolm Morris Non-Executive Director 1 Jan 2012
Mr Roger Andrew Davis Non-Executive Director 28 May 2008
Ms Melanie Victoria Rose Willis Non-Executive Director 17 Jul 2015
Mr Edward David Haslingden Non-Executive Director 6 Jul 2015
Mr George Venardos Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 22 Sep 2009


Name Position
Nicole Noye CEO - Bowling centres
Greg Oliver CEO - Health clubs
Charlie Keegan CEO - Main Event
Craig Davidson CEO - Theme parks
Richard Johnson Chief Financial Officer
Bronwyn Weir Interim Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
40,478,296 (9.15%) FIL Limited
37,280,709 (8.05%) Ausbil Investment Management Limited
34,248,959 (7.40%) JCP Investment Partners Ltd
22,815,453 (5.63%) BT Investment Management Limited

Calendar of Events

Date Event
22 February 2018 Report (Interim)
27 September 2017 Report (Annual)
23 August 2017 Report (Prelim)

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