Whitehaven Coal Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.110 (-1.121%)
52 week
2.3 - 11.04

Last traded: Today at 5:10 AM

Whitehaven Coal Limited develops and operates coal mines in New South Wales and Queensland. It operates through three segments: Open Cut Operations, Underground Operations, and Coal Trading and Blending. The company produces metallurgical and thermal coal. It operates four mines, including three open cut and one underground located in the Gunnedah Coal Basin in New South Wales. The company sells coal in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, India, Malaysia, New Caledonia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, and Europe. Whitehaven Coal Limited was founded in 1999 and is based in Sydney, Australia.

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Primary activities Coal mining and exploration
Industry / Sector Thermal Coal / Energy
Website https://www.whitehavencoal.com.au
Mailing address 259 George Street Level 28 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Phone / Fax 61 2 8222 1100 / 61 2 8222 1101


More: Whitehaven Coal Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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Whitehaven Coal paid $0.48 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 01 Sept 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 4.10%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.WHC 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.

WHC's forward dividend amount is $0.8 and the forward dividend yield is 8.25%. 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 Dec 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Whitehaven Coal.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Paul J. Flynn B.Com., BComm, F.C.A., FCA MD, CEO & Director 3.1M
Mr. Kevin Ball B.Com., BComm, C.A., CA Chief Financial Officer 1.24M
Mr. Ian Humphris B.E. Exec. Gen. Mang. of Operations 1.18M
Sarah McNally Gen. Mang. of Investor Relations
Mr. Timothy Burt B.Ec., L.L.B., L.L.M., LLB (Hons), LLM Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Mr. Jason Nunn B.E. Exec. Gen. Mang. of Marketing & Logistics
Mr. Daniel Cram B.Com. Exec. Gen. Mang. of People & Culture
Mr. Michael Van Maanen B.A. Exec. Gen. Mang. of Corp., Gov. & Community Affairs
Mr. Mark Stevens B.Sc., M.B.A., M.Sc. Exec. Gen. Mang. of Project Delivery
Ms. Sarah Withell B.Sc. Exec. Gen. Mang. of Health, Safety & Environment

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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 Whitehaven Coal is and its enterprise value is .

The WHC's stocks Beta value is 0.32 making it 68% 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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Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Whitehaven Coal's Stock Symbol?

Whitehaven Coal trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "WHC".

2. What is Whitehaven Coal's stock price today?

One share of WHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.7.

3. How can I contact Whitehaven Coal?

Whitehaven Coal's mailing address is 259 George Street Level 28 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 2 8222 1100.

4. What is Whitehaven Coal's official website?

The official website of Whitehaven Coal is https://www.whitehavencoal.com.au.

5. Which share registry manages Whitehaven Coal's stock?

Whitehaven Coal's stock is managed by COMPUTERSHARE INVESTOR SERVICES PTY LIMITED.