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Antofagasta

Current Price 1055.27p Bid 1054.00p Ask 1054.50p Change -0.66%
Last Updated: 27/05/2018 16:52. 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 31/12/2017

Turnover
£4,749.40m
Operating Profit
£1,900.80m
Dividend Yield
3.06
Dividend Per Share
50.90
Dividend Cover
1.50
P/E Ratio
14.01

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
ANTO
ISIN
GB0000456144
Shares in Issue
985,856,695
Market cap
£10,524.02m
Sector

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
9.09%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
54.55%
Sell
 
27.27%
Strong Sell
 
9.09%
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
1054.50p
Bid Price
1054.00p
Ask Price
1054.50p
Volume
3212493
Change Today
-7.00p
% Change Today
-0.66%
Open
1068.50p
Previous Close
1054.50p
Intraday High
1068.50p
Intraday Low
1051.50p
52 Week High
1103.00p
52 Week Low
746.00p
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 MoneyAM

Antofagasta sees supply and demand dynamics boosting copper prices 23 May 2018 | 13:21 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 17 May 2018 | 08:30 Antofagasta discovers blockage at Los Pelambres pipeline, suspends operations 08 May 2018 | 07:42 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 27 Apr 2018 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 26 Apr 2018 | 14:30 Antofagasta copper, gold production falls but full year guidance unchanged 25 Apr 2018 | 08:17 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 18 Apr 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 06 Apr 2018 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 15 Mar 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 15 Mar 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 14 Mar 2018 | 13:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 14 Mar 2018 | 08:50 FTSE hit by interest rate concerns, stronger sterling and Tillerson sacking 13 Mar 2018 | 16:34 FTSE falls ahead of Spring Statement 13 Mar 2018 | 11:50 Antofagasta earnings, dividend up sharply boosted by rising copper prices, sales 13 Mar 2018 | 07:32 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 08 Feb 2018 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 31 Jan 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 25 Jan 2018 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 25 Jan 2018 | 09:30 FTSE struggles as sterling remains on winning streak 24 Jan 2018 | 16:57 Higher pound sends FTSE tumbling 24 Jan 2018 | 11:40 Antofagasta copper and gold output fall 24 Jan 2018 | 07:39 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 15 Jan 2018 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 10 Jan 2018 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 08 Jan 2018 | 14:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 27 Nov 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 24 Nov 2017 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 15 Nov 2017 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 26 Oct 2017 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Antofagasta PLC 26 Oct 2017 | 10:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
9,064.3
8,737.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
150.1
150.1
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
1,327.1
1,400.8
Total Non-Current Assets
10,541.5
10,288.4
Inventory
483.6
393.4
Trade & Receivables
739.2
736.1
Cash & Receivables
1,083.6
716.3
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
1,361.8
1,589.6
Total Assets
14,209.7
13,723.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
1,562.1
1,554.0
Long Term Liabilities
3,505.6
3,660.1
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.4
0.0
Total Liabilities
5,068.1
5,214.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
9,141.6
8,509.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
89.8
89.8
Minority Interests
1,823.2
1,694.4
Retained Earnings
7,041.9
6,548.6
Share Premium Account
199.2
199.2
Other Equity
-12.5
-22.3
Total Equity
9,141.6
8,509.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
2,097.5
1,138.4
Cashflow Before Financing
1,418.2
-26.8
Increase / Decrease in Cash
358.8
-103.1

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
4,749.4
3,621.7
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
1,900.8
355.7
Pre-Tax Profit
1,830.8
284.6
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,197.7
214.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2014
23 May 2014
H1 Dividend
18 Sep 2013
10 Oct 2013
H2 Dividend
08 May 2013
13 Jun 2013
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