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african oxygen ltd (AFX) Snapshot

Open
$1,970
Previous Close
$1,984
Day High
$1,970
Day Low
$1,902
52 Week High
09/26/13 - $2,300
52 Week Low
07/25/13 - $1,798
Market Cap
6.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
242.1K
EPS TTM
$0.95
Shares Outstanding
342.9M
EX-Date
04/11/14
P/E TM
20.7x
Dividend
$47.00
Dividend Yield
2.39%
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african oxygen ltd (AFX) Details

African Oxygen Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes atmospheric gases, welding and safety products, and liquefied petroleum gas in South Africa and other African countries. It operates in four segments: Atmospheric Gases; Liquefied Petroleum Gas; Hard Goods; and Rest of Africa. It offers bulk liquefied gas products, including liquefied nitrogen, oxygen, argon, and CO2; and packaged gases, such as dissolved acetylene, scientific gases, refrigerants, helium, argon, oxygen, nitrogen, welding shielding gases, propellants, and packaged chemicals for use in industrial, mining, commercial, domestic, scientific, and medical applications. The company also provides medical gases for state and private medical facilities, and home-based care; and distributes liquefied petroleum gas under the Handigas brand. In addition, it supplies welding electrodes, MIG wire, and welding equipment for gas and arc welding requirements; and regulators, torches, and safety equipment. African Oxygen Limited serves customers in the mining, manufacturing, heavy industry, healthcare, and hospitality industries. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. African Oxygen Limited is a subsidiary of BOC Holdings Limited.

2,930 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/10/14
Founded in 1927

african oxygen ltd (AFX) Top Compensated Officers

Managing Director, Executive Director, Member...
Total Annual Compensation: R6.4M
Financial Director and Director
Total Annual Compensation: R3.8M
Head of Tonnage
Total Annual Compensation: R1.7M
Head of Region Emerging Africa
Total Annual Compensation: R1.7M
Head of High Performance Organisation
Total Annual Compensation: R1.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

african oxygen ltd (AFX) Key Developments

African Oxygen Ltd., 2013 Earnings Call, Feb 28, 2014

African Oxygen Ltd., 2013 Earnings Call, Feb 28, 2014

African Oxygen Ltd. Announces Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2013

African Oxygen Ltd. announced audited consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2013. For the year, the company reported revenue increased by 5% to ZAR 5.825 billion and EBITDA increased 10% to ZAR 880 million. Profit for the year was ZAR 324 million, an increase of 18% on the profit achieved in 2012. Headline earnings per share increased by 8% to 95.3 cents against 88.5 cents a year ago. The company invested ZAR 507 million against ZAR 558 million in 2012 in capital expenditure. EBITDA was ZAR 880 million against EUR 798 million a year ago. Earnings before interest and taxation were ZAR 514 million against ZAR 439 million a year ago. Profit before taxation was ZAR 468 million against ZAR 408 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per ordinary share were 100.1 cents against 84.9 cents a year ago. Cash generated from operations was ZAR 833 million against ZAR 936 million a year ago.

African Oxygen Appoints Cheryl Singh as Company Secretary, Effective January 6, 2013

African Oxygen has appointed Cheryl Singh as Company Secretary. The effective date is January 06, 2013.

 

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