Astral Foods Ltd

Astral Foods Ltd

Consumer GoodsFood Producers
  • Price (ZAX)15,988.00
  • Today's Change-82.00 / -0.51%
  • Shares traded39.23k
  • 1 Year change-37.73%
  • Beta0.8711
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About the company

Astral Foods Limited is an investment holding company. The Company is an integrated poultry producer, which is engaged in manufacturing of animal feeds, broiler genetics, production and sale of day-old chicks and hatching eggs, breeder and broiler production, abattoir and further processing operations and sales, and distribution of various poultry brands. It operates through three segments: Poultry, Feed and Other Africa. It has approximately four fully integrated broiler production, processing, distribution, sales and marketing operations with a combined processing capacity of approximately 4,922,000 processed broilers per week. Its business units include Festive and Goldi, Mountain Valley, County Fair, National Chicks, Ross 308, Meadow Feeds, Provimi SSA, CAL, Tiger Chicks, Tiger Animal Feeds, Mozpintos, National Chicks Swaziland and Meadow Mozambique. It has poultry operations in South Africa, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia, and feed mills in South Africa, Mozambique and Zambia.

  • Revenue in ZAR (TTM)13.09bn
  • Net income in ZAR1.03bn
  • Incorporated1978
  • Employees6.69k
  • Location
    Astral Foods LtdDoringkloof Doringkloof CenturionJOHANNESBURG 0157South AfricaZAF
  • Phone+27 126675468
  • Fax+27 126676665
  • Websitehttp://www.astralfoods.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Tongaat Hulett Ltd17.67bn-121.00m1.78bn40.38k--0.15041.670.101-1.03-1.03151.6987.860.5245--3.46437,620.700.10693.620.17935.11----0.20375.830.82881.140.444936.80-5.213.39-27.47-7.9511.64-13.99
Clover Industries Ltd8.48bn-37.46m4.32bn8.04k--1.44--0.5089-0.216-0.21644.1015.601.215.424.711,054,759.00-0.59043.67-0.99785.5236.1929.35-0.48812.181.0710.360.347445.10-17.361.20-124.02---13.6518.65
Rhodes Food Group Holdings Ltd5.34bn154.24m4.46bn3.40k28.831.8414.370.8350.58890.588920.409.241.122.906.08--3.236.494.729.3124.7327.022.884.840.69852.780.37326.0611.2322.41-34.1532.8456.31--
Libstar Holdings Ltd9.86bn317.59m5.66bn--15.830.97068.330.57390.52440.34716.328.550.99066.346.49--3.22--3.98--23.47--3.25--1.433.680.3493--9.81--17.91------
Astral Foods Limited13.09bn1.03bn6.90bn6.69k6.031.695.750.52726.6426.64337.2095.092.206.969.541,955,127.0017.4515.0124.7623.5523.7320.997.936.341.20--0.00654.544.528.8188.2447.138.8055.98
RCL Foods Ltd25.89bn-110.54m8.70bn20.58k--0.742914.290.3362-0.1272-0.127229.5612.451.25--5.85---0.88872.23-1.263.09-----0.71061.821.064.290.233958.665.985.59-111.98--11.364.56
Pioneer Food Group Ltd.21.29bn961.40m23.79bn8.53k21.802.41--1.124.924.92108.4044.451.494.329.062,495,868.006.788.689.4511.6627.9429.334.545.810.842412.770.186865.852.954.4147.748.94-10.0422.56
AVI Ltd.13.15bn1.60bn29.76bn10.75k18.236.4213.542.264.874.8739.9013.821.353.325.83--16.4917.2127.6428.6841.1443.3212.2012.100.554416.530.370983.19-2.135.07-4.254.05-1.806.71
Data as of Sep 16 2019. Currency figures normalised to Astral Foods Ltd's reporting currency: South African Rand ZAR

Institutional shareholders

41.05%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Public Investment Corporation (SOC) Ltd.as of 25 Jan 20195.78m13.47%
Prudential Investment Managers (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd.as of 22 Jan 20182.12m4.94%
LSV Asset Managementas of 30 Sep 20181.87m4.37%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 05 Sep 20191.41m3.30%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Jul 20191.34m3.11%
Acadian Asset Management LLCas of 30 Sep 20181.32m3.07%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 30 Jun 20191.26m2.94%
Old Mutual Life Assurance Co. (South Africa) Ltd.as of 25 Jan 20191.03m2.40%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 05 Sep 2019833.48k1.94%
Allan Gray (Pty) Ltd.as of 25 Jan 2019653.43k1.52%
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