K & S Corporation Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
$1.58
Change
0.020 (1.282%)
52 week
1.16 - 1.58

Last traded: Yesterday at 4:24 AM

K&S Corporation Limited provides transportation and logistics, contract management, warehousing and distribution, and fuel distribution services primarily in Australia and New Zealand. The company operates through three segments: Australian Transport, Fuels, and New Zealand Transport. It provides road, rail, and coastal sea forwarding for full and break bulk loads, including export packing, wharf lodgement, and the delivery of integrated supply chain and system solutions; support services to offshore exploration and drilling projects; and dry and liquid bulk transportation services to mining, sugar, cement, and fertilizer industries. The company also offers line haul and logistical support, and warehousing and distribution services, as well as equipment and personnel. In addition, it offers facility management services to various companies; distribution chain management services for various importers; general, full load, and part load freight services, as well as project services; and heavy haulage services. Further, the company transports dangerous goods, fuel, gas, lubricants, bulk liquids, chemicals, and explosives by road, rail, and sea; and aviation refueling services and aviation fuel supply solutions to airports and bulk fuel customers. The company was formerly known as Scott Corporation Limited and changed its name to K&S Corporation Limited in December 1998. K&S Corporation Limited was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Truganina, Australia. K&S Corporation Limited is a subsidiary of AA Scott Pty Ltd.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

7.85

PB ratio

0.76

Dividend yield

3.80%

Beta

0.09

Market cap

$202.19M

Enterprise value

$275.12M

Company profile

Primary activitiesWharf, local and interstate cartage, warehousing, logistics and fuel distribution.
Industry / SectorIntegrated Freight & Logistics / Industrials
Full time employees2052
Websitehttp://www.ksgroup.com.au
Mailing address591 Boundary Road Truganina VIC 3029 Australia
Phone / Fax61 3 8744 3500 / 61 3 8744 3599
Share registryCOMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED

Dividends

More: K & S Corporation Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

Dividend yield

3.80%

Dividend amount

$0.06

Payout ratio

25.13%

5Y Avg. yield

2.33%

K & S Corporation paid $0.06 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 19 Mar 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 25.13%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.KSC 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.

KSC's forward dividend amount is $0.06 and the forward dividend yield is 3.80%. 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 K & S Corporation.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Paul SarantCEO, MD & Exec. Director521.11M
Mr. Raunak ParikhCFO & Group Financial Controller311.89k
Mr. Christopher W. Bright L.L.B., BEc, LLB, Grad Dip CSPM, FCISGen. Counsel & Company Sec.49476.18k
Mr. Kevin GlennonChief Information Officer
Mr. Simon SkazlicExec. Gen. Mang. of HS&E/Compliance57
Ms. Kaye EvansExec. Gen. Mang. of HR
Mr. Mark KohneExec. Gen. Mang. of DTM
Mr. Rod KingExec. Gen. Mang. of Western Australia
Mr. Paul A. DaleGen. Mang. of K&S Energy53

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

3.60%

Operating margin

5.87%

Return on assets

4.68%

Return on equity

9.97%

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 K & S Corporation is 202.19M and its enterprise value is 275.12M. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of KSC is 0.39.

The KSC's stocks Beta value is 0.09 making it 91% 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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K & S Corporation (ASX:KSC) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is K & S Corporation's Stock Symbol?

K & S Corporation trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "KSC".

2. What is K & S Corporation's stock price today?

One share of KSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.58.

3. How can I contact K & S Corporation?

K & S Corporation's mailing address is 591 Boundary Road Truganina VIC 3029 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 3 8744 3500.

4. What is K & S Corporation's official website?

The official website of K & S Corporation is http://www.ksgroup.com.au.

5. Which share registry manages K & S Corporation's stock?

K & S Corporation's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.