G8 Education Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.045 (4.072%)
52 week
0.9225 - 1.33

Last traded: Today at 6:10 AM

G8 Education Limited provides early childhood education and care services in Australia. It offers its services under the Buggles, Community Kids, Casa Bambini, Creative Garden, First Grammar, Great Beginnings, Green Wood, Head Start, Kool Kids, Kindy Patch Kids, Jelly Beans, Pelicans, Kinder Haven, Nurture One, World Of Learning, The Learning Sanctuary, Sand Castles, Bambinos, Pelican child care, Penguin child care, and Early learning services brands. The company also provides disability support services, including specialist early intervention and allied health support services under the Leor brand name. As of December 31, 2021, it operated 448 centers. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Varsity Lakes, Australia.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesChild care operator
Industry / SectorEducation & Training Services / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees7598
Mailing address159 Varsity Parade Varsity Lakes QLD 4227 Australia
Phone / Fax61 7 5581 5300 / 61 7 5581 5311


More: G8 Education Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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G8 Education paid $0.03 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 10 Mar 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.GEM 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.

GEM's forward dividend amount is $0.03 and the forward dividend yield is 2.71%. 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 May 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on G8 Education.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Gary G. Carroll B.Comm (Hons), B.Law (Hons), CPACEO, MD & Exec. Director1.13M
Ms. Sharyn WilliamsChief Financial Officer629.2k
Mr. Malcolm Robert Ashcroft BCom, ICAAChief Operating Officer47730.61k
Mr. Peter NelsonChief Information Officer
Ms. Tracey Wood BA (Psych), LLB, LLMChief Legal, Quality & Risk Officer and Company Sec.
Ms. Tabitha Pearson BA, GDip HR IRChief People & Transformation Officer
Andrea Christie-DavidManaging Director of Specialised Care Division
Ali EvansHead of Early Learning & Education

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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 G8 Education is and its enterprise value is .

The GEM's stocks Beta value is 1.05 making it 5% more 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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G8 Education (ASX:GEM) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is G8 Education's Stock Symbol?

G8 Education trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "GEM".

2. What is G8 Education's stock price today?

One share of GEM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.15.

3. How can I contact G8 Education?

G8 Education's mailing address is 159 Varsity Parade Varsity Lakes QLD 4227 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 7 5581 5300.

4. What is G8 Education's official website?

The official website of G8 Education is https://www.g8education.edu.au.

5. Which share registry manages G8 Education's stock?

G8 Education's stock is managed by LINK MARKET SERVICES LIMITED.