Anglo American plc operates as a mining company worldwide. More Details
Excellent balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Anglo American's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AAL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AAL's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
GB Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: AAL exceeded the UK Metals and Mining industry which returned 82.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AAL exceeded the UK Market which returned 25.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Anglo American's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StShareholders of Anglo American (LON:AAL) Must Be Delighted With Their 548% Total Return
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Shareholders May Want To Be Cautious With Increasing Anglo American plc's (LON:AAL) CEO Pay Packet
1 month ago | Simply Wall StNeed To Know: Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) Insiders Have Been Buying Shares
Is Anglo American 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: AAL (£33.95) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£28.39)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AAL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AAL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.5x) compared to the UK Metals and Mining industry average (12.7x).
PE vs Market: AAL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.5x) compared to the UK market (26.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AAL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AAL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the GB Metals and Mining industry average (2.2x).
How is Anglo American forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AAL's forecast earnings growth (9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: AAL's earnings (9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (17.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AAL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: AAL's revenue (1.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AAL's revenue (1.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AAL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.5%).
How has Anglo American performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AAL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AAL's current net profit margins (6.8%) are lower than last year (11.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AAL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 37.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AAL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AAL had negative earnings growth (-41%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (18.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AAL's Return on Equity (10.2%) is considered low.
How is Anglo American's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AAL's short term assets ($17.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: AAL's short term assets ($17.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($20.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AAL's debt to equity ratio (39.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AAL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 83.8% to 39.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AAL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (50.9%).
Interest Coverage: AAL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16.5x coverage).
What is Anglo American current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AAL's dividend (2.08%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.36%).
High Dividend: AAL's dividend (2.08%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.02%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AAL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AAL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (59.3%), AAL's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: AAL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (40.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mark Cutifani (62 yo)
Mr. Mark Cutifani, BE (Mining), CEngFIMMM, DBA (Hon), DoL (Hon), FAusIMM, FREng, has been the Chief Executive of Anglo American Plc since April 03, 2013 and Anglo American Australia Limited since April 201...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mark's total compensation ($USD10.68M) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD3.62M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mark's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: AAL's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: AAL's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Anglo American plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Anglo American plc
- Ticker: AAL
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1917
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: UK£42.050b
- Shares outstanding: 1.24b
- Website: https://www.angloamerican.com
Number of Employees
- Anglo American plc
- 17 Charterhouse Street
- Greater London
- EC1N 6RA
- United Kingdom
Anglo American plc operates as a mining company worldwide. The company explores for rough and polished diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, metallurgical and thermal coal, and iron; and nickel, polyhal...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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