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Antofagasta

Current Price 884.40p Bid 883.80p Ask 884.60p Change -2.56%
Last Updated: 23/09/2019 10:08. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Company has three business divisions: Mining, Transport and Water, being the first of them the most important. Antofagasta plc is one of the largest international copper producing companies in the industry. Its activities are mainly concentrated in Chile where it owns and operates three copper mines, Los Pelambres, El Tesoro and Michilla, with a total production of 498 thousand tonnes in 2004, at an average cash cost of 24.4 c/lb. The Group's mining division, Antofagasta Minerals, is also actively involved in exploration particularly in Chile and Peru. The transport division operates an extensive rail network servicing the important mining region of northern Chile, which is centred on the port of Antofagasta. The water division operates a concession for the distribution of water in this region.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£4,733.10m
Operating Profit
£1,367.20m
Dividend Yield
4.21
Dividend Per Share
43.80
Dividend Cover
1.16
P/E Ratio
16.47

Key Personnel

Jean-Paul Luksic
Non-Executive Chairman
Gonzalo S Menendez
Non-Executive Director
Andronico Mariano Luksic Craig
Non-Executive Director
Ramon Felipe Jara Araya
Non-Executive Director
Manuel Lino Silva De Sousa-Oliveira
Non-Executive Director
Juan Jose Hector Gabriel Claro
Non-Executive Director
Francisca Castro Fones
Non-Executive Director
Vivianne Amelia Blanlot
Non-Executive Director
Jorge Arturo Bande
Non-Executive Director
Timothy Clive Baker
Non-Executive Director
Arthur Edward Michael Anglin
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
ANTO
ISIN
GB0000456144
Shares in Issue
985,856,695
Market cap
£8,945.66m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
44.44%
Sell
 
33.33%
Strong Sell
 
22.22%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
884.20p
Bid Price
883.80p
Ask Price
884.60p
Volume
272144
Change Today
-23.20p
% Change Today
-2.56%
Open
904.00p
Previous Close
907.40p
Intraday High
905.60p
Intraday Low
882.40p
52 Week High
1026.00p
52 Week Low
713.20p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Antofagasta Intra-day Chart

Antofagasta News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 20 Sep 2019 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 13 Sep 2019 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 04 Sep 2019 | 11:00 Fed rate worries continue to drag on UK markets, buyout talk rallies NMC Health 22 Aug 2019 | 12:14 UK stocks fall as market digests Fed minutes 22 Aug 2019 | 09:37 Antofagasta earnings jumps on higher copper sales; says copper market outlook remains uncertain 22 Aug 2019 | 07:21 UK stocks open 0.9% higher; led by miners 19 Aug 2019 | 08:38 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 31 Jul 2019 | 08:40 UK stocks open 0.4% lower as miners weigh 24 Jul 2019 | 08:59 Antofagasta lowers cash cost guidance, maintains output targets amid strong Q2 production 24 Jul 2019 | 07:36 FTSE boosted by sterling weakness 15 Jul 2019 | 16:22 FTSE regains its poise by lunchtime 15 Jul 2019 | 12:07 UK stocks open slightly higher after mixed Chinese economic data 15 Jul 2019 | 08:57 Antofagasta says World Bank court ordered Pakistan pay $5.8bn in damages to Tethyan Copper 15 Jul 2019 | 07:31 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 10 Jul 2019 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 05 Jul 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 28 Jun 2019 | 12:50 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 28 Jun 2019 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 26 Jun 2019 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 12 Jun 2019 | 08:10 UK stocks open 0.5% higher, led by miners 11 Jun 2019 | 08:58 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 28 May 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 25 Apr 2019 | 10:20 Antofagasta maintains FY outlook as copper production rises in Q1 24 Apr 2019 | 08:59 UK stocks open 0.5% weaker as miners, oil plays weigh 24 Apr 2019 | 08:57 Broker Forecast - Bernstein issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 17 Apr 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 16 Apr 2019 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 11 Apr 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 10 Apr 2019 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 10 Apr 2019 | 08:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
9,184.1
9,064.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
150.1
150.1
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
1,329.4
1,327.1
Total Non-Current Assets
10,663.6
10,541.5
Inventory
576.3
483.6
Trade & Receivables
873.5
739.2
Cash & Receivables
1,034.4
1,083.6
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
954.7
1,361.8
Total Assets
14,102.5
14,209.7

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
1,307.1
1,562.1
Long Term Liabilities
3,357.3
3,505.6
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.4
Total Liabilities
4,664.4
5,068.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
9,438.1
9,141.6

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
89.8
89.8
Minority Interests
2,078.7
1,823.2
Retained Earnings
7,084.9
7,041.9
Share Premium Account
199.2
199.2
Other Equity
-14.5
-12.5
Total Equity
9,438.1
9,141.6

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,310.8
2,097.5
Cashflow Before Financing
911.0
1,418.2
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-23.1
358.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
4,733.1
4,749.4
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
1,367.2
1,900.8
Pre-Tax Profit
1,252.7
1,830.8
Profit / Loss for the Year
800.3
1,197.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
05 Sep 2019
04 Oct 2019
H2 Dividend
25 Apr 2019
24 May 2019
H1 Dividend
06 Sep 2018
05 Oct 2018
H2 Dividend
26 Apr 2018
25 May 2018
H1 Dividend
07 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
26 May 2017
H1 Dividend
08 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
H1 Dividend
17 Sep 2015
08 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
H1 Dividend
17 Sep 2014
09 Oct 2014
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