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Ampol ASX:ALD Stock Report

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27 May, 2022


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ALD fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health5/6

ALD Stock Overview

Ampol Limited purchases, refines, distributes, and markets petroleum products in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, and the United States.

Ampol Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Ampol
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$34.00
52 Week HighAU$35.08
52 Week LowAU$25.76
1 Month Change1.55%
3 Month Change16.64%
1 Year Change16.56%
3 Year Change28.84%
5 Year Change0.29%
Change since IPO1,159.26%

Recent News & Updates

May 19
Is Ampol (ASX:ALD) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Ampol (ASX:ALD) Using Too Much Debt?

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Shareholder Returns

ALDAU Oil and GasAU Market

Return vs Industry: ALD underperformed the Australian Oil and Gas industry which returned 33.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ALD exceeded the Australian Market which returned -1.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ALD's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ALD volatility
ALD Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Oil and Gas Industry Average Movement12.2%
Market Average Movement9.3%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market16.3%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.1%

Stable Share Price: ALD is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ALD's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19008,300Matt Halliday

Ampol Limited purchases, refines, distributes, and markets petroleum products in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, and the United States. The company operates through Convenience Retail, and Fuels and Infrastructure segments. The Convenience Retail segment sells fuels through Ampol’s network of stores.

Ampol Fundamentals Summary

How do Ampol's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ALD fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$8.10b
Earnings (TTM)AU$560.00m
Revenue (TTM)AU$21.63b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ALD income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$19.39b
Gross ProfitAU$2.24b
Other ExpensesAU$1.68b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Aug 22, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)2.35
Gross Margin10.36%
Net Profit Margin2.59%
Debt/Equity Ratio38.5%

How did ALD perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
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Future Growth

How is Ampol forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALD's forecast earnings growth (5.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.8%).

Earnings vs Market: ALD's earnings (5.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (6.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: ALD's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: ALD's revenue (12.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ALD's revenue (12.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: ALD's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.8%).

Past Performance

How has Ampol performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ALD has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ALD became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ALD's earnings have declined by 27.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ALD has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: ALD has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (299.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ALD's Return on Equity (17.9%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Ampol's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ALD's short term assets (A$4.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (A$2.9B).

Long Term Liabilities: ALD's short term assets (A$4.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (A$2.6B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ALD's net debt to equity ratio (21.6%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: ALD's debt to equity ratio has increased from 24.9% to 38.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ALD's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (49.2%).

Interest Coverage: ALD's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.9x coverage).

Balance Sheet


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

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: ALD's dividend (2.74%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.6%).

High Dividend: ALD's dividend (2.74%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.23%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: ALD's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: ALD's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39.7%), ALD's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (71.4%), ALD's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Matt Halliday





Mr. Matthew Halliday, also known as Matt, serves as Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer and Director at Ampol Limited since June 29, 2020. Mr. Halliday serves as Director of Z Energy Limited since M...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Matt's total compensation ($USD3.49M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD2.42M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Matt's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ALD's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: ALD's board of directors are considered experienced (3 years average tenure).


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

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: ALD insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ampol Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Ampol Limited
  • Ticker: ALD
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1900
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Refining and Marketing
  • Sector: Energy
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$8.102b
  • Shares outstanding: 238.30m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Ampol Limited
  • 29-33 Bourke Road
  • Alexandria
  • New South Wales
  • 2015
  • Australia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/27 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.