Spark New Zealand Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.080 (-1.739%)
52 week
4.01 - 4.62

Last traded: Today at 4:51 AM

Spark New Zealand Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications and digital services in New Zealand. It offers telecommunications, information technology, media, and other digital products and services, including mobile services; voice services; broadband services; internet TV; cloud, security, and service management services; procurement and partner services; and managed data and networks services. The company also provides IT infrastructure, business and outsourced telecommunications, software, big data analytics, data center, and international wholesale telecommunications services. In addition, it offers local, national, and international telephone and data services; group insurance products; and mobile phone repair services. Further, the company retails telecommunications products and services; and distributes equipment. The company was formerly known as Telecom Corporation of New Zealand Limited and changed its name to Spark New Zealand Limited in August 2014. Spark New Zealand Limited was incorporated in 1987 and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesTelecommunications services
Industry / SectorTelecom Services / Communication Services
Full time employees5224
Mailing addressSpark City Level 2 167 Victoria Street West Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Phone / Fax64 4 471 1638 /


More: Spark New Zealand Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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Spark New Zealand paid $0.25 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 18 Mar 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 121.60%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.SPK dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

SPK's forward dividend amount is $0.25 and the forward dividend yield is 5.54%. 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 Aug 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Spark New Zealand.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Ms. Jolie HodsonCEO & Exec. Director1.35M
Mr. Stefan KnightFin. Director
Mr. Mark BederTechnology Director
Ms. Melissa AnastasiouGen. Counsel48
Ms. Leela GantmanCorp. Relations Director
Mr. Matthew BainMarketing Director
Ms. Heather PolglaseHR Director
Mr. Jeff LatchHead of Spark Sport
Ms. Heather GrahamChief Exec. Officer of CCL
Ms. Silvana RoestCompany Sec.

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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 Spark New Zealand is 8.44B and its enterprise value is 10.37B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of SPK is 2.88.

The SPK's stocks Beta value is 0.22 making it 78% 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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Spark New Zealand (ASX:SPK) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Spark New Zealand's Stock Symbol?

Spark New Zealand trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "SPK".

2. What is Spark New Zealand's stock price today?

One share of SPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.52.

3. How can I contact Spark New Zealand?

Spark New Zealand's mailing address is Spark City Level 2 167 Victoria Street West Auckland 1010 New Zealand. The company can be reached via phone at 64 4 471 1638.

4. What is Spark New Zealand's official website?

The official website of Spark New Zealand is

5. Which share registry manages Spark New Zealand's stock?

Spark New Zealand's stock is managed by LINK MARKET SERVICES LIMITED.