Austal Limited (ASB) - Research

$4.270 0.12 (2.89%)

ASB General Information +

ASX Code ASB
Website http://www.austal.com
GICS Sub-Industry Aerospace & Defense
Market Cap ($M) 1,522
Current Price $4.270
Day High $4.310
Day Low $4.160
Last Close $4.150
Price Movement $0.12 ( 2.89% )
Prices as at 16:40, 20 Sep 2019
+Security prices are delayed by at least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

ASB Company Overview

Business Description

Austal Limited (ASB) is an Australian shipbuilder and global defence contractor which designs constructs and sustains commercial and defence vessels. ASB delivers primarily all aluminium monohull, catamaran and trimaran commercial vessel platforms - including trimaran ferry and multiple defence programs such as the Littoral Combat Ship and Expeditionary Fast Transport for the United States Navy. The business units comprise of ships, systems, and support.

ASB Financial Summary

Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2021 F 0.00 21.00 1.00% 20.30 9.50 2.20% 0.0%
2020 F 0.00 20.80 17.90% 20.50 8.50 2.00% 0.0%
2019 A 62.58 17.60 57.50% 12.10 6.00 2.80% 0.0%

ASB Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2019 A 2020 F 2021 F 2019 A 2020 F 2021 F 2019 A 2020 F 2021 F
Austal (ASB) $1,479M 0.5750 0.1791 0.0096 23.5261 19.9519 19.7619 1.45% 2.05% 2.29%

ASB Market Comparison

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 0.75 23.30 2.39 2.55
Market 0.86 16.80 1.61 1.83
Sector 0.50 16.90 1.64 1.57

ASB Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr David Patrick Alexander Singleton Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 21 Dec 2011
Mr Christopher Charles Indermaur Non-Executive Director 19 Oct 2018
Mr Charles Roland Giles Everist Non-Executive Director 8 Nov 2013
Mr James (Jim) White McDowell Non-Executive Director 31 Dec 2014
Mrs Sarah Adam-Gedge Non-Executive Director 25 Aug 2017
Mr John Rothwell Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 9 Oct 1987

ASB Management

Name Position
Adrian Strang Company Secretary

ASB Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
102,053,614 (28.88%) HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited
66,448,809 (18.80%) J P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited
43,587,357 (12.34%) Citicorp Nominees Pty Ltd
33,144,484 (9.38%) National Nominees Limited
32,307,692 (9.14%) Austro Pty Ltd

ASB Calendar of Events

Date Event
28 August 2020 Report (Annual)
28 August 2020 Report (Prelim)
27 February 2020 Report (Interim)
15 October 2019 Div Pay Date

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