Santos Limited (STO) - Research

$7.790 0.06 (0.78%)

STO General Information +

ASX Code STO
Website http://www.santos.com
GICS Sub-Industry Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
Market Cap ($M) 16,225
Current Price $7.790
Day High $7.840
Day Low $7.760
Last Close $7.730
Price Movement $0.06 ( 0.78% )
Prices as at 16:40, 20 Sep 2019
+Security prices are delayed by at least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Recommendation


Santos Limited (STO)
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below
HOLD
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SELL
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Current Price
$7.790 as at 16:40, 20 Sep 2019

Price at review
$7.790 on 27 Aug 19

Business Risk

Share Price Risk

STO Related Research

STO Company Overview

Business Description

Santos Limited (STO) operates in the exploration, development, production, transportation and marketing of hydrocarbons. Santos produces natural gas to Australian, Indonesian and other Asian markets, and develops oil and liquids businesses in Australia, Indonesia and Vietnam. Santos also focuses on transformational liquefied natural gas (LNG) strategy and has interests in four LNG projects in Australia.

STO Financial Summary

Year to Dec NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2020 F 1,145.17 54.99 0.00% 14.17 19.25 2.47% 100.0%
2019 F 1,145.14 54.97 15.70% 14.17 18.36 2.36% 100.0%
2018 A 989.41 47.50 126.00% 12.64 13.39 2.23% 100.0%

STO Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2018 A 2019 F 2020 F 2018 A 2019 F 2020 F 2018 A 2019 F 2020 F
Beach Energy (BPT) $5,925M 1.1929 -0.0075 0.1085 10.2564 10.3339 9.3223 0.77% 1.28% 1.41%
Cooper Energy (COE) $1,013M 0.0000 0.0000 0.1714 0.0000 17.8571 15.2439 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Oil Search (OSH) $11,588M 0.2473 0.1894 0.1324 24.0354 20.2074 17.8446 1.96% 2.31% 2.64%
Santos (STO) $16,101M 0.0000 0.4002 0.0477 18.3916 13.1351 12.5365 1.78% 2.00% 1.66%
Woodside Petroleum (WPL) $30,116M 0.3998 -0.0994 0.2022 14.8866 16.5305 13.7502 6.34% 4.86% 5.82%

STO Market Comparison

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.47 14.40 1.57 0.68
Market 0.86 16.80 1.61 1.83
Sector 1.14 12.50 1.06 0.80

STO Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Kevin Thomas Gallagher Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 1 Feb 2016
Ms Yasmin Anita Allen Non-Executive Director 22 Oct 2014
Dr Vanessa Ann Guthrie Non-Executive Director 1 Jul 2017
Mr Hock Goh Non-Executive Director 22 Oct 2012
Mr Guy Michael Cowan Non-Executive Director 10 May 2016
Mr Peter Roland Hearl Non-Executive Director 10 May 2016
Mr Guan Yu Non-Executive Director 3 May 2019
Mr Keith William Spence Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 1 Jan 2018

STO Management

Name Position
Anthony Myles Neilson Chief Financial Officer
Vincent Santostefano Chief Operations Officer
Jodie Hatherly Company Secretary
Amanda Devonish Company Secretary
Brett Kenneth Woods EVP Developments
Philip Ambrose Byrne EVP Marketing, Trading and Commercial
Brett Anthony Darley EVP Offshore
David Maxwell Banks Executive Vice President (EVP) Onshore Upstream

STO Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
318,192,274 (15.28%) Santos Ltd
314,734,518 (15.11%) Wang Yusuo
309,734,518 (14.87%) Great Multitude Limited

STO Calendar of Events

Date Event
20 August 2020 Report (Interim)
16 July 2020 Report (Quarterly)
15 April 2020 Report (Quarterly)
20 February 2020 Report (Annual)
20 February 2020 Report (Prelim)
23 January 2020 Report (Quarterly)
17 October 2019 Report (Quarterly)
26 September 2019 Div Pay Date

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