Antofagasta

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Antofagasta Fundamentals

Share Price Information

Name Antofagasta
Epic ANTO
Sector General Mining
ISIN GB0000456144
Activites 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.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 901.70 Net gearing (%) 25.74
Market capitalisation (£m) 8,918.06 Gross gearing (%) 33.08
Shares in issue (m) 985.86 Debt ratio 26.24
P/E ratio 16.42 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.72
Total dividends per share (p) 43.80 Assets / equity ratio 1.49
Dividend yield (%) 4.10 Price to book value 0.94
Dividend cover 1.16 ROCE (%) 9.79
Earning per share (p) 55.10 EPS growth (%) -27.69
52-week high / low (p) 1,026.00 / 727.60 DPS growth (%) -13.95

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Dec 2018 Full Year 4,733 800 55.10 USD
31 Dec 2017 Full Year 4,749 1,198 76.20 USD
31 Dec 2016 Full Year 3,622 214 16.00 USD

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H1 Dividend 05 Sep 2019 04 Oct 2019 10.70 USX 0.00
H2 Dividend 25 Apr 2019 24 May 2019 37.00 USX 43.80
H1 Dividend 06 Sep 2018 05 Oct 2018 6.80 USX 0.00
H2 Dividend 26 Apr 2018 25 May 2018 40.60 USX 50.90
H1 Dividend 07 Sep 2017 06 Oct 2017 10.30 USX 0.00
H2 Dividend 27 Apr 2017 26 May 2017 15.30 USX 18.40
H1 Dividend 08 Sep 2016 30 Sep 2016 3.10 USX 0.00
H1 Dividend 17 Sep 2015 08 Oct 2015 3.10 USX 0.00
H2 Dividend 23 Apr 2015 22 May 2015 9.80 USX 21.50

Contact details

Company name Antofagasta Holdings
Address 5 Princes Gate, London SW7 1QJ.
Telephone +44 (0)207 808 0988
Website http://www.antofagasta.co.uk/

Advisors

Company's broker Merrill Lynch International
Company's joint broker JPMorgan Cazenove
NOMAD N M Rothschild
Registrar Computershare Investor Service
Auditors Deloitte & Touche LLP
Solicitors Clifford Chance

Directors

Appointed Director Position
19 Jun 1992 Jean-Paul Luksic Non-Executive Chairman
19 Jun 1992 Gonzalo S Menendez Non-Executive Director
09 Apr 2013 Andronico Mariano Luksic Craig Non-Executive Director
11 Mar 2003 Ramon Felipe Jara Araya Non-Executive Director
28 Oct 2011 Manuel Lino Silva De Sousa-Oliveira Non-Executive Director
03 May 2005 Juan Jose Hector Gabriel Claro Non-Executive Director
01 Nov 2016 Francisca Castro Fones Non-Executive Director
27 Mar 2014 Vivianne Amelia Blanlot Non-Executive Director
17 Dec 2014 Jorge Arturo Bande Non-Executive Director
01 Mar 2011 Timothy Clive Baker Non-Executive Director
01 May 2019 Arthur Edward Michael Anglin Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Reporting date 31 Dec 2018 31 Dec 2017 31 Dec 2016
Tangible assets 9,184 9,064 8,738
Intangible asssets and goodwill 150 150 150
Investments and other non-current assets 1,329 1,327 1,401
Total non-current assets 10,664 10,542 10,288
Inventory / work in progress 576 484 393
Trade and other receivables 874 739 736
Cash and equivalents 1,034 1,084 716
Other current assets and asset held for resale 955 1,362 1,590
Total of all assets 14,103 14,210 13,724
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Short term liabilities 1,307 1,562 1,554
Long term liabilities 3,357 3,506 3,660
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 4,664 5,068 5,214
Net assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Net assets 9,438 9,142 8,510
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Share capital 90 90 90
Minority interests 2,079 1,823 1,694
Retained earnings 7,085 7,042 6,549
Share premium account 199 199 199
Other equity -15 -13 -22
Total equity 9,438 9,142 8,510
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 1,311 2,098 1,138
Cashflow before financing 911 1,418 -27
Increase / decrease in Cash -23 359 -103
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 4,733 4,749 3,622
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross profit 0 0 0
Operating profit 1,367 1,901 356
Pre-tax profit 1,253 1,831 285
Profit / loss for the year 800 1,198 214