Ausnet Services Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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AusNet Services Ltd owns and operates an electricity transmission network in Australia. It operates through Electricity Distribution, Gas Distribution, Electricity Transmission, and Growth & Future Networks segments. The Electricity Distribution segment carries electricity from the high voltage transmission network to end users, including metering. The Gas Distribution segment carries natural gas to commercial and residential end users, including metering in central and western Victoria. The Electricity Transmission segment owns and manages an electricity transmission network, including transmission lines and towers, which carry electricity at high voltages from power generators to electricity distributors in Victoria. The Growth & Future Networks segment provides contracted infrastructure asset and energy services, as well as a range of asset and utility services to support the management of electricity, gas, and water networks. The company operates through an electricity transmission network of approximately 6,852 kilometers of high voltage transmission powerlines, 61 terminal stations, and 13,161 transmission towers; electricity distribution network of approximately 768,460 customers, 77 zone substations, 412,402 distribution poles, and approximately 53,990 kilometer of distribution lines. It also operates a gas distribution network of 752,882 customers and 12,384 kilometers of underground gas pipelines. The company was formerly known as SP AusNet Ltd. and changed its name to AusNet Services Ltd in August 2014. AusNet Services Ltd was incorporated in 2014 and is headquartered in Southbank, Australia.
|Primary activities||Electricity transmission and distribution and gas distribution.|
|Industry / Sector||Utilities—Diversified / Utilities|
|Full time employees||1500|
|Mailing address||2 Southbank Boulevard Level 31 Southbank VIC 3006 Australia|
|Phone / Fax||61 3 9695 6000 / 61 3 9695 6666|
|Share registry||COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED|
5Y Avg. yield
Ausnet Services paid $0.09 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 20 May 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 122.51%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.AST dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.
AST's forward dividend amount is $0.1 and the forward dividend yield is 3.78%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of Oct 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Ausnet Services.
|Mr. Tony Narvaez||MD & Director||1.96M|
|Mr. Mark Ellul||Chief Financial Officer||875.83k|
|Mr. Chad Hymas||Chief Devel. Officer||828.23k|
|Mr. Steven Neave||Exec. Gen. Mang. of Network Management||571k|
|Mr. Alistair Parker||Exec. Gen. Mang. of Regulated Energy Services||679.12k|
|Mr. John Nicolopoulos||Head of Tax & Investor Relations|
|Ms. Naomi Kelly||Exec. Gen. Mang. of Governance, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.|
|Karen Winsbury||Head of External Communications|
|Ms. Jo McConnell||Exec. Gen. Mang. of People, Sustainability & Transformation|
Profitability and management effectiveness
Return on assets
Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of Ausnet Services is 9.50B and its enterprise value is 17.23B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of AST is 9.04.
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Ausnet Services (ASX:AST) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Ausnet Services's Stock Symbol?
Ausnet Services trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "AST".
2. What is Ausnet Services's stock price today?
One share of AST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.51.
3. How can I contact Ausnet Services?
Ausnet Services's mailing address is 2 Southbank Boulevard Level 31 Southbank VIC 3006 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 3 9695 6000.
4. What is Ausnet Services's official website?
The official website of Ausnet Services is http://www.ausnetservices.com.au.
5. Which share registry manages Ausnet Services's stock?
Ausnet Services's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.