Apiam Animal Health Limited, a vertically integrated animal health company, provides veterinary products and services to production and companion animals in Australia. More Details
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Solid track record and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Apiam Animal Health's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AHX's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AHX exceeded the Australian Healthcare industry which returned 4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AHX exceeded the Australian Market which returned -12.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Apiam Animal Health's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StEven With A 27% Surge Cautious Investors Are Not Rewarding Apiam Animal Health Limited's (ASX:AHX) Performance Completely
1 week ago | Simply Wall StApiam Animal Health Limited (ASX:AHX) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon
1 week ago | Simply Wall StDoes Apiam Animal Health (ASX:AHX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
Is Apiam Animal Health undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AHX (A$0.65) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0.42)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AHX is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AHX is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the AU Healthcare industry average (28.7x).
PE vs Market: AHX is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the Australian market (20.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AHX is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AHX is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the AU Healthcare industry average (1.4x).
How is Apiam Animal Health forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AHX's forecast earnings growth (32.2% per year) is above the savings rate (2.3%).
Earnings vs Market: AHX's earnings (32.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (19.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AHX's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AHX's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AHX's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.2%).
How has Apiam Animal Health performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AHX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AHX's current net profit margins (3.5%) are higher than last year (2.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AHX has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 12.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AHX's earnings growth over the past year (31.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (12.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: AHX earnings growth over the past year (31.8%) exceeded the Healthcare industry -6.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: AHX's Return on Equity (6.3%) is considered low.
How is Apiam Animal Health's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AHX's short term assets (A$33.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$26.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: AHX's short term assets (A$33.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$46.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AHX's debt to equity ratio (54%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: AHX's debt to equity ratio has increased from 42.5% to 54% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AHX's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.3%).
Interest Coverage: AHX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.7x coverage).
What is Apiam Animal Health current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AHX's dividend (3.69%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.38%).
High Dividend: AHX's dividend (3.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.69%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, AHX has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AHX's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54.1%), AHX's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: AHX's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (26.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dr. Christopher Irwin Richards, also known as Chris, BSc, BVSc, MAICD, serves as Managing Director of Apiam Animal Health Limited. Dr. Richards founded Chris Richards & Associates in 1998 as a pig specific ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chris's total compensation ($USD292.96K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD279.45K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chris's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|MD & Executive Director||4.83yrs||AU$401.39k||25.73% |
|Chief Financial Officer||no data||AU$255.84k||0.10% |
|Chief Operating Officer||0.67yr||AU$68.21k||no data|
|General Counsel||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|General Manager of People and Culture||no data||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||0.50yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AHX's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|MD & Executive Director||4.83yrs||AU$401.39k||25.73% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||no data||AU$120.00k||0.19% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.83yrs||AU$70.00k||0.019% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.83yrs||AU$60.00k||0.090% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.08yrs||AU$60.00k||0.031% |
Experienced Board: AHX's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9.8%.
Apiam Animal Health Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Apiam Animal Health Limited
- Ticker: AHX
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Health Care Services
- Sector: Healthcare
- Market Cap: AU$75.788m
- Shares outstanding: 116.60m
- Website: https://www.apiam.com.au
Number of Employees
- Apiam Animal Health Limited
- 27-33 Piper Lane
- East Bendigo
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AHX||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Dec 2015|
|AHX||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Dec 2015|
Apiam Animal Health Limited, a vertically integrated animal health company, provides veterinary products and services to production and companion animals in Australia. It operates through three segments: D ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/19 19:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/18 00:00|
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