Challenger Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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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.
|Primary activities||The Company is a multi-faceted financial services organisation, with core businesses in annuities, funds management and administration platforms.|
|Industry / Sector||Insurance—Life / Financial Services|
|Full time employees||770|
|Mailing address||5 Martin Place Level 2 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia|
|Phone / Fax||61 2 9994 7000 / 61 2 9994 7777|
|Share registry||COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED|
5Y Avg. yield
Challenger paid $0.23 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 29 Aug 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 66.47%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.CGF dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.
CGF's forward dividend amount is $0.23 and the forward dividend yield is 3.16%. 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 Dec 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Challenger.
|Mr. Nicolas Hamilton||MD, CEO & Director||1.56M|
|Mr. Christopher Plater||Deputy Chief Exec. Officer||1.22M|
|Mr. Anton Kapel||Chief Exec. of Life & Solutions, Actuary and CFO of the Life Bus.||71k|
|Ms. Alexandra Bell||Chief Financial Officer|
|Mark Chen||Gen. Mang. of Investor Relations|
|Jane Keeley||Head of External Communications|
|Ms. Louise Roche||Chief HR Officer|
|Mr. Trent L. Alston AMP, BBuild (Hons), GMQ||Head of Property|
|Mr. Jeremy Cooper||Chairman of Retirement Income|
|Mr. Michael D. R. Vardanega||Head of Bank Transition|
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 Challenger is and its enterprise value is .
The CGF's stocks Beta value is 0.89 making it 11% 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 $7.14.
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 https://challenger.com.au.
5. Which share registry manages Challenger's stock?
Challenger's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.