South32 Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.050 (1.068%)
52 week
2.73 - 5.44

Last traded: Today at 3:39 AM

South32 Limited operates as a diversified metals and mining company in Australia, Southern Africa, North America, and South America. The company operates through Worsley Alumina, Hillside Aluminium, Mozal Aluminium, Brazil Alumina, Illawarra Metallurgical Coal, Eagle Downs Metallurgical Coal, Australia Manganese, South Africa Managanese, Cerro Matoso, Cannington, Hermosa, and South Africa Energy Coal segments. It has a portfolio of assets producing alumina, aluminum, bauxite, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese ore and alloy, ferronickel, silver, lead, zinc, and other base metals. The company also exports its products. South32 Limited has a strategic alliance agreement with AusQuest Limited for exploration opportunity in gold-copper targets at the Gunanya Project. The company was formerly known as BHP Coal Holdings Pty Limited and changed its name to South32 Limited. South32 Limited was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

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Primary activitiesDiversified mining and metals
Industry / SectorOther Industrial Metals & Mining / Basic Materials
Mailing address108 St Georges Terrace Level 36 Perth WA 6000 Australia
Phone / Fax61 8 9324 9000 / 61 8 9324 9200

Annual reports

Published onReport
03 Sep 2021Annual Report 2021


More: South32 Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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South32 paid $0.12 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 10 Mar 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 22.05%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.S32 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.

S32's forward dividend amount is $0.17 and the forward dividend yield is 3.58%. 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 South32.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Graham Kerr BBus, FCPACEO, MD & Exec. Director503.66M
Ms. Katie Tovich B.Com., C.A.Chief Financial Officer511.76M
Mr. Jason Economidis M.B.A.Joint Chief Operating Officer511.12M
Mr. Noel PillayChief Operating Officer
Ms. Vanessa Torres B.Sc.Chief Technical Officer51
Mr. Alex VolanteHead of Investor Relations
Ms. Kelly O'Rourke B.Com., L.L.B.Chief External Affairs Officer42
Hayley CardyGroup Mang. of Communications
Mr. Brendan Harris B.Sc., C.P.A., BScChief HR & Commercial Officer49
Mr. Simon Collins B.E., M.B.A.Chief Devel. Officer47

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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 South32 is and its enterprise value is .

The S32's stocks Beta value is 1.04 making it 4% 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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South32 (ASX:S32) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is South32's Stock Symbol?

South32 trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "S32".

2. What is South32's stock price today?

One share of S32 stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.73.

3. How can I contact South32?

South32's mailing address is 108 St Georges Terrace Level 36 Perth WA 6000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 8 9324 9000.

4. What is South32's official website?

The official website of South32 is

5. Which share registry manages South32's stock?