Antofagasta plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£1702
Change
-76.500 (-4.301%)
52 week
17.06 - 1972.0

Last traded: Today at 3:35 PM

Antofagasta plc, through its subsidiaries, primarily engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, and mining of copper properties in Chile and internationally. It operates through Los Pelambres, Centinela, Antucoya, Zaldívar, Exploration and Evaluation, and Transport segments. The company explores for copper concentrates containing by-products, such as molybdenum, gold, and silver; and copper cathodes. It holds a 60% interest in the Los Pelambres mine; a 70% interest in the Centinela mine; a 50% interest in the Zaldívar mine; and a 70% interest in the Antucoya mine located in Chile. The company also provides rail and road cargo, and other ancillary services. In addition, it offers rail and truck services to the mining industry in the Antofagasta Region. The company was incorporated in 1888 and is based in London, the United Kingdom. Antofagasta plc is a subsidiary of Metalinvest Establishment.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

46.76

PB ratio

216.48

Dividend yield

0.03%

Beta

0.93

Market cap

£16.78B

Enterprise value

£19.95B

Company profile

Industry / SectorCopper / Basic Materials
Full time employees6728
Websitehttp://www.antofagasta.co.uk
Mailing addressCleveland House 33 King Street London SW1Y 6RJ United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 20 7808 0988 / 44 20 7930 7578

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.03%

Dividend amount

£0.55

Payout ratio

26.64%

Antofagasta plc paid £0.55 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 22 Apr 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 26.64%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.ANTO 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.

ANTO's forward dividend amount is £0.4 and the forward dividend yield is 2.23%. 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 Antofagasta plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Ivan Arriagada HerreraChief Exec. Officer561.85M
Mr. Mauricio OrtizGroup Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Hernán MenaresVP of Operations
Mr. Patricio EneiVP of Legal
Mr. Gonzalo SanchezVP of Sales
Ms. Ana Maria Rabagliati GrunwaldVP of HR
Mr. Nelson PizarroChief Exec. Officer of Corp. Nacional Del Cobre De Chile79
Julian AndersonCompany Sec.
Mr. Rene AguilarVP of External Affairs & Sustainability
Mr. Andrew Mar LindsayDirector of London Office57

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

9.87%

Operating margin

30.72%

Return on assets

6.31%

Return on equity

9.10%

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 Antofagasta plc is 16.78B and its enterprise value is 19.95B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of ANTO is 3.89.

The ANTO's stocks Beta value is 0.93 making it 7% less volatile compared to LSE 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.

Antofagasta plc (LSE:ANTO) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Antofagasta plc's Stock Symbol?

Antofagasta plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "ANTO".

2. What is Antofagasta plc's stock price today?

One share of ANTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately £1702.

3. How can I contact Antofagasta plc?

Antofagasta plc's mailing address is Cleveland House 33 King Street London SW1Y 6RJ United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7808 0988.

4. What is Antofagasta plc's official website?

The official website of Antofagasta plc is http://www.antofagasta.co.uk.