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Dexus ASX:DXS Stock Report

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26 May, 2022


Company Financials +
DXS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health2/6

DXS Stock Overview

Dexus is one of Australia’s leading real estate groups, proudly managing a high-quality Australian property portfolio valued at $32.1 billion.

Dexus Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dexus
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$10.50
52 Week HighAU$11.50
52 Week LowAU$9.86
1 Month Change-4.55%
3 Month Change-1.32%
1 Year Change1.16%
3 Year Change-18.48%
5 Year Change0.095%
Change since IPO31.58%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns


Return vs Industry: DXS matched the Australian REITs industry which returned 0.3% over the past year.

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

Price Volatility

Is DXS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DXS volatility
DXS Average Weekly Movement2.6%
REITs Industry Average Movement3.3%
Market Average Movement9.3%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market16.4%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.2%

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

Volatility Over Time: DXS's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

2004559Darren Steinberg

Dexus is one of Australia’s leading real estate groups, proudly managing a high-quality Australian property portfolio valued at $32.1 billion. We believe that the strength and quality of our relationships will always be central to our success and are deeply committed to working with our customers to provide spaces that engage and inspire. We invest only in Australia, and directly own $16.5 billion of office and industrial properties.

Dexus Fundamentals Summary

How do Dexus's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DXS fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$11.29b
Earnings (TTM)AU$1.50b
Revenue (TTM)AU$1.76b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DXS income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$320.50m
Gross ProfitAU$1.44b
Other Expenses-AU$58.30m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Aug 16, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)1.39
Gross Margin81.82%
Net Profit Margin85.12%
Debt/Equity Ratio43.0%

How did DXS perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
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Future Growth

How is Dexus forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • 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: DXS's forecast earnings growth (2.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.8%).

Earnings vs Market: DXS's earnings (2.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (6.4% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: DXS's revenue (3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (4.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DXS's revenue (3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: DXS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.1%).

Past Performance

How has Dexus performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DXS has a large one-off gain of A$397.6M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: DXS's current net profit margins (85.1%) are higher than last year (31.9%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DXS's earnings have declined by 6.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DXS's earnings growth over the past year (257.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (-6.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: DXS earnings growth over the past year (257.4%) exceeded the REITs industry 215.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: DXS's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Dexus's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 2/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DXS's short term assets (A$1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (A$825.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: DXS's short term assets (A$1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$5.5B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DXS's net debt to equity ratio (42.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: DXS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 41.6% to 43% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DXS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (15.2%).

Interest Coverage: DXS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.3x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Dexus's 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: DXS's dividend (4.93%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.6%).

High Dividend: DXS's dividend (4.93%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.23%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: At its current payout ratio (76%), DXS's payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (67.1%), DXS'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


Darren Steinberg





Mr. Darren Joseph Steinberg, F.A.C.I.D., serves as Independent Non-Executive Director at VGI Partners Limited since May 12, 2019. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Dexus Asset Management Limited a...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Darren's total compensation ($USD3.68M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD2.42M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Darren's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: DXS's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.4 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: DXS's board of directors are considered experienced (6.7 years average tenure).


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

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: DXS 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

Dexus's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Dexus
  • Ticker: DXS
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 2004
  • Industry: Office REITs
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$11.293b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.08b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Dexus
  • Australia Square
  • Level 25
  • Sydney
  • New South Wales
  • 2000
  • Australia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/26 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/26 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/06/30

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.