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ALQ

ALS ASX:ALQ Stock Report

Last Price

AU$11.75

Market Cap

AU$5.7b

7D

-0.08%

1Y

-8.5%

Updated

10 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
ALQ fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends2/6

ALQ Stock Overview

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.

ALS Limited Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for ALS
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$11.75
52 Week HighAU$14.14
52 Week LowAU$9.96
Beta1.1
1 Month Change16.92%
3 Month Change-2.17%
1 Year Change-8.49%
3 Year Change57.09%
5 Year Change46.88%
Change since IPO2,117.01%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 26
Does ALS (ASX:ALQ) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Does ALS (ASX:ALQ) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...

Shareholder Returns

ALQAU Professional ServicesAU Market
7D-0.08%0.4%1.1%
1Y-8.5%-7.9%-8.1%

Return vs Industry: ALQ matched the Australian Professional Services industry which returned -7.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ALQ matched the Australian Market which returned -8.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ALQ's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ALQ volatility
ALQ Average Weekly Movement4.6%
Professional Services Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement10.5%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market17.8%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.7%

Stable Share Price: ALQ is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ALQ's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
186318,500Raj Naranhttps://www.alsglobal.com

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 company operates through three segments: Life Sciences, Commodities, and Industrial. The Commodities segment offers assaying and analytical testing, and metallurgical services for the mining and mineral exploration companies in geochemistry, metallurgy, inspection, and coal quality streams.

ALS Limited Fundamentals Summary

How do ALS's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ALQ fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$5.69b
Earnings (TTM)AU$190.50m
Revenue (TTM)AU$2.11b

29.9x

P/E Ratio

2.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ALQ income statement (TTM)
RevenueAU$2.11b
Cost of RevenueAU$1.50b
Gross ProfitAU$606.70m
Other ExpensesAU$416.20m
EarningsAU$190.50m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Nov 14, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)0.39
Gross Margin28.77%
Net Profit Margin9.03%
Debt/Equity Ratio90.6%

How did ALQ perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.9%

Current Dividend Yield

83%

Payout Ratio