Anglo American Platinum Limited engages in the production and sale of platinum group metals, base metals, and precious metals in South Africa and internationally. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Anglo American Platinum's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AMS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AMS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
ZA Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
ZA Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: AMS exceeded the ZA Metals and Mining industry which returned 105.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AMS exceeded the ZA Market which returned 42.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Anglo American Platinum's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 days ago | Simply Wall StAnglo American Platinum (JSE:AMS) Seems To Use Debt Rather Sparingly
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Anglo American Platinum (JSE:AMS) The Next Multi-Bagger?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StOnly Two Days Left To Cash In On Anglo American Platinum's (JSE:AMS) Dividend
Is Anglo American Platinum 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: AMS (ZAR2160.75) is trading above our estimate of fair value (ZAR1630.62)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AMS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AMS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.7x) compared to the ZA Metals and Mining industry average (9.7x).
PE vs Market: AMS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.7x) compared to the ZA market (12.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AMS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AMS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.2x) compared to the ZA Metals and Mining industry average (1.5x).
How is Anglo American Platinum forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AMS's forecast earnings growth (12.4% per year) is above the savings rate (9.3%).
Earnings vs Market: AMS's earnings (12.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the ZA market (24.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: AMS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: AMS's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the ZA market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AMS's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AMS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (35.9%)
How has Anglo American Platinum performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AMS has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AMS's current net profit margins (22%) are higher than last year (18.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AMS has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 73.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AMS's earnings growth over the past year (64.1%) is below its 5-year average (73.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: AMS earnings growth over the past year (64.1%) underperformed the Metals and Mining industry 151.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: AMS's Return on Equity (38.7%) is considered high.
How is Anglo American Platinum's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AMS's short term assets (ZAR76.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR46.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: AMS's short term assets (ZAR76.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR19.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AMS's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AMS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 36.5% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AMS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (9062.5%).
Interest Coverage: AMS earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Anglo American Platinum current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AMS's dividend (2.11%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (3.01%).
High Dividend: AMS's dividend (2.11%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (7.78%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AMS's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AMS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39.5%), AMS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: AMS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (87.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Natascha Viljoen (50 yo)
Ms. Natascha Viljoen, BEng (PrEng), EMBA, serves as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director at Anglo American Platinum Limited a subsidiary of Anglo American Plc since April 16, 2020. She joined Ang...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Natascha's total compensation ($USD1.41M) is below average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD2.59M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Natascha's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: AMS's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: AMS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Anglo American Platinum Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Anglo American Platinum Limited
- Ticker: AMS
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1946
- Industry: Precious Metals and Minerals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: R566.540b
- Shares outstanding: 262.20m
- Website: https://www.angloamericanplatinum.com
Number of Employees
- Anglo American Platinum Limited
- 55 Marshall Street
- South Africa
Anglo American Platinum Limited engages in the production and sale of platinum group metals, base metals, and precious metals in South Africa and internationally. It produces platinum, palladium, rhodium, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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