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Cimic is an engineering & construction business based in Australia. Cimic shares (CIM) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Cimic has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $9.8 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
|52-week range||$15.28 - $22.42|
|50-day moving average||$22.0108|
|200-day moving average||$19.688|
|Dividend yield||$0 (3.27%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.318|
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|1 week (2022-05-10)||22|
|1 month (2022-04-14)||22|
|3 months (2022-02-17)||36.99%|
|6 months (2021-11-17)||17.08%|
|1 year (2021-05-17)||6.54%|
|2 years (2020-05-15)||-3.93%|
|3 years (2019-05-17)||-52.65%|
|5 years (2017-05-17)||-44.64%|
Valuing Cimic stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Cimic's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Cimic's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Cimic shares trade at around 17x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Cimic's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $610.6 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Cimic's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$9.8 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||4.19%|
|Gross profit TTM||$3.7 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||2.67%|
|Return on equity TTM||42.33%|
|Market capitalisation||$6.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Cimic.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 39.46
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Cimic's overall score of 39.46 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 76th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Cimic is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Environmental score: 11.87/100
Cimic's environmental score of 11.87 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Cimic is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 19.05/100
Cimic's social score of 19.05 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Cimic is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 21.05/100
Cimic's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Cimic is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Controversy score: 3/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Cimic scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that Cimic hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.
|Total ESG score||39.46|
|Total ESG percentile||75.52|
|Environmental score percentile||9|
|Social score percentile||9|
|Governance score percentile||9|
|Level of controversy||3|
Dividend payout ratio: 79.07% of net profits
Recently Cimic has paid out, on average, around 79.07% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.27% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Cimic shareholders could enjoy a 3.27% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Cimic's case, that would currently equate to about A$0 per share.
Cimic's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Cimic's shares were split on 19 August 2008.
Over the last 12 months, Cimic's shares have ranged in value from as little as $15.28 up to $22.42. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Cimic's is 0.7194. This would suggest that Cimic's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
CIMIC Group Limited provides engineering-led construction, mining, services, and public private partnerships. It operates through Construction, Services, and Corporate and Investments segments. The company undertakes various projects in the aviation, building, communications, correctional, defense, education, health, industrial, mineral processing, mining, power, rail, resources, resources infrastructure, roads, social infrastructure, transport, tunnelling, water, energy, and fibre sectors. It has operations in Australia Pacific, Asia, the Middle East, the Americas, and Africa. The company was founded in 1899 and is based in North Sydney, Australia. CIMIC Group Limited is a subsidiary of HOCHTIEF Australia Holdings Limited.
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