Whitehaven Coal Share Price and Company Fundamentals

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Whitehaven Coal Limited develops and operates coal mines in New South Wales and Queensland. The company operates in two segments, Open Cut Operations and Underground Operations. The company operates four mines in North West New South Wales; three open cut mines at Maules Creek, Tarrawonga, Werris Creek, and Sunnyside; and one underground mine at Narrabri. It offers thermal and metallurgical coal. The company sells its coal primarily in Japan, Taiwan, Korea, India, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, New Caledonia, and internationally. Whitehaven Coal Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesCoal mining and exploration
Industry / SectorThermal Coal / Energy
Full time employees2500
Mailing address259 George Street Level 28 Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
Phone / Fax61 2 8222 1100 /


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Whitehaven Coal paid $0.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 27 Feb 2020.The dividend payout ratio is . The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.

WHC's forward dividend amount is $0.14 and the forward dividend yield is 9.21%. 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 Whitehaven Coal.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Paul J. Flynn BComm, FCAMD, CEO & Director2.31M
Mr. Kevin Ball C.A., B.Com., BComm, CAChief Financial Officer950.77k
Mr. Ian HumphrisExec. Gen. Mang. – Operations632.79k
Mr. Timothy Burt L.L.B., L.L.M., B.Ec., LLB (Hons), LLMGen. Counsel & Company Sec.837.71k
Mr. Michael Van Maanen B.A.Exec. Gen. Mang. of Corp., Gov. & Community Affairs540.16k
Mr. Mark Stevens B.Sc., M.B.A., M.Sc.Exec. Gen. Mang. of Project Delivery521.61k
Sarah McNallyGen. Mang. of Investor Relations
Mr. Jason Nunn B.E.Exec. Gen. Mang. of Marketing & Logistics
Mr. Daniel Cram B.Com.Exec. GM of People & Culture
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 2.24B and its enterprise value is 3.16B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of WHC is 2.05.

The WHC's stocks Beta value is 0.76 making it 24% 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 $2.17.

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 http://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.