IPH Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
$6.58
Change
-0.170 (-2.519%)
52 week
5.77 - 8.75

Last traded: Last Wednesday at 6:10 AM

IPH Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides intellectual property (IP) services and products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Intellectual Property Services Australia & New Zealand, Intellectual Property Services Asia, and Adjacent Businesses. It offers IP services related to the provision of filing, prosecution, enforcement, and management of patents, designs, trademarks, and other IP; and develops and provides IP data and analytics software under the subscription license model. The company is also provides patent attorney and lawyers services. It serves Fortune Global 500 companies, multinationals, public sector research organizations, SMEs, and professional services firms. IPH Limited was founded in 1887 and is based in Sydney, Australia.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

26.11

PB ratio

3.37

Dividend yield

4.30%

Beta

0.59

Market cap

$1.43B

Enterprise value

$1.61B

Company profile

Primary activitiesProvision of intellectual property services.
Industry / SectorConsulting Services / Industrials
Full time employees900
Websitehttp://www.iphltd.com.au
Mailing addressTower 2 Level 24 Darling Park 201 Sussex Street Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Phone / Fax61 2 9393 0301 / 61 2 9261 5486
Share registryLINK MARKET SERVICES LIMITED

Dividends

More: IPH Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

Dividend yield

4.30%

Dividend amount

$0.29

Payout ratio

102.87%

5Y Avg. yield

4.00%

IPH paid $0.29 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 23 Feb 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 102.87%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.IPH dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

IPH's forward dividend amount is $0.28 and the forward dividend yield is 3.99%. 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 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on IPH.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Dr. Andrew BlattmanCEO, MD & Director1.68M
Mr. John WadleyChief Financial Officer717.85k
Mr. Philip Heuzenroeder L.L.B., BEc, LLB, LLMGroup Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Mr. Simon Saunders MBA, MSc, BSC (Hons), GradCertTMLPHead of IT & Systems
Martin ColeManaging Director of Capital Markets Communications
Mr. John AfarasPrincipal
Ms. Tracey BergerPrincipal
Dr. Richard GrantPrincipal
Mr. Daniel CollopyPrincipal

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

14.80%

Operating margin

21.95%

Return on assets

7.12%

Return on equity

12.92%

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 IPH is 1.43B and its enterprise value is 1.61B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of IPH is 4.38.

The IPH's stocks Beta value is 0.59 making it 41% 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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IPH (ASX:IPH) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is IPH's Stock Symbol?

IPH trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "IPH".

2. What is IPH's stock price today?

One share of IPH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.58.

3. How can I contact IPH?

IPH's mailing address is Tower 2 Level 24 Darling Park 201 Sussex Street Sydney NSW 2000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 2 9393 0301.

4. What is IPH's official website?

The official website of IPH is http://www.iphltd.com.au.

5. Which share registry manages IPH's stock?

IPH's stock is managed by LINK MARKET SERVICES LIMITED.