Challenger Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
$5.69
Change
0.010 (0.176%)
52 week
3.55 - 7.37

Last traded: Today at 2:42 AM

Challenger Limited is a publicly owned investment manager. The company also provides retirement services to its clients. It manages equity mutual funds. The firm invests into the public equity markets across the world. Challenger Limited was founded in 1985 and is based in Australia, Asia and United Kingdom.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

-

PB ratio

1.09

Dividend yield

1.67%

Beta

0.98

Market cap

$3.85B

Enterprise value

$-10.65B

Company profile

Primary activitiesThe Company is a multi-faceted financial services organisation, with core businesses in annuities, funds management and administration platforms.
Industry / SectorInsurance—Life / Financial Services
Full time employees709
Websitehttp://challenger.com.au
Mailing address5 Martin Place Level 2 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Phone / Fax61 2 9994 7000 / 61 2 9994 7777
Share registryCOMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED

Annual reports

Published onReport
11 Aug 2020Annual Report and Analyst Pack correction
10 Aug 20202020 Annual Report

Dividends

More: Challenger Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

Dividend yield

1.67%

Dividend amount

$0.09

Payout ratio

5Y Avg. yield

3.89%

Challenger paid $0.09 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 23 Feb 2021.The dividend payout ratio is . The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.

CGF's forward dividend amount is $0.19 and the forward dividend yield is 3.34%. 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.

Company Executives

As of Aug 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Challenger.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Richard J. HowesMD, CEO & Director1.32M
Mr. Christopher PlaterChief Exec. of Operations & Technology784.54k
Ms. Angela MurphyChief Exec. of Life606.95k
Mr. Nick HamiltonChief Exec. of Funds Management614.78k
Ms. Rachel GrimesChief Financial Officer
Mr. Stuart KinghamHead of Investor Relations
Sean AylmerHead of External Communications
Ms. Michelle TaylorChief Exec. of People, Corp. Affairs & Sustainability
Mr. Trent L. AlstonHead of Property
Mr. Jeremy CooperChairman of Retirement Income

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

-22.02%

Operating margin

-12.38%

Return on assets

-0.51%

Return on equity

-11.59%

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 Challenger is 3.85B and its enterprise value is -10.65B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of CGF is -5.67.

The CGF's stocks Beta value is 0.98 making it 2% less volatile compared to ASX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

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Challenger (ASX:CGF) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Challenger's Stock Symbol?

Challenger trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "CGF".

2. What is Challenger's stock price today?

One share of CGF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.69.

3. How can I contact Challenger?

Challenger's mailing address is 5 Martin Place Level 2 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 2 9994 7000.

4. What is Challenger's official website?

The official website of Challenger is http://challenger.com.au.

5. Which share registry manages Challenger's stock?

Challenger's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.