ASX:ALQ

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Market Cap

AU$6.0b

Last Updated

2021/07/27 17:20 UTC

Data Sources

Company Financials +

Executive Summary

ALS Limited provides professional technical services primarily in the areas of testing, measurement, and inspection in Africa, Asia/Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Americas. More Details

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Risk Analysis

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Snowflake Analysis

Solid track record with mediocre balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has ALS's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

1.5%

ALQ

0.9%

AU Professional Services

1.8%

AU Market


1 Year Return

51.3%

ALQ

39.3%

AU Professional Services

27.1%

AU Market


Shareholder returns

ALQIndustryMarket
7 Day1.5%0.9%1.8%
30 Day-2.2%-1.6%2.0%
90 Day19.9%13.3%4.5%
1 Year54.4%51.3%43.7%39.3%31.8%27.1%
3 Year62.6%51.1%39.1%24.5%34.3%17.9%
5 Year180.2%149.3%75.9%49.1%67.8%35.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is ALS's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is ALS undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

35.05x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value


Price To Earnings Ratio


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio


Price to Book Ratio


Future Growth

How is ALS forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?

8.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity


Past Performance

How has ALS performed over the past 5 years?

46.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis


Return on Equity


Financial Health

How is ALS's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is ALS current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.84%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market


Stability and Growth of Payments


Current Payout to Shareholders


Future Payout to Shareholders


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Raj Naran (59 yo)

4yrs

Tenure

AU$2,909,525

Compensation

Mr. Raj Naran, BSc (Chemistry), BA (Mathematics), has been Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ALS Limited since July 20, 2017. Mr. Naran served as the Group General Manager of Life ...


CEO Compensation Analysis


Leadership Team


Board Members


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown


Top Shareholders

Company Information

ALS Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: ALS Limited
  • Ticker: ALQ
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1863
  • Industry: Research and Consulting Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: AU$6.049b
  • Shares outstanding: 482.40m
  • Website: https://www.alsglobal.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • ALS Limited
  • 32 Shand Street
  • Stafford
  • Queensland
  • 4053
  • Australia

Listings


Biography

ALS Limited provides professional technical services primarily in the areas of testing, measurement, and inspection in Africa, Asia/Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and the Americas. The com...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/07/27 17:20
End of Day Share Price2021/07/27 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/03/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.