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ASX:ASTAusnet Services Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.06 (-3.00 %)
(As of 05/13/2020)
Today's Range
Now: A$1.94
50-Day Range
MA: A$1.89
52-Week Range
Now: A$1.94
Volume15.41 million shs
Average Volume4.86 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.23 billion
P/E Ratio28.96
Dividend Yield5.33%
AusNet Services Ltd engages in energy delivery services business in Australia. The company operates through Electricity Distribution, Gas Distribution, Electricity Transmission, and Commercial Energy Services segments. The Electricity Distribution segment carries electricity from the high voltage transmission network to end users in eastern Victoria. The Gas Distribution segment carries natural gas to commercial and residential end users in central and western Victoria. The Electricity Transmission segment owns and manages an electricity transmission network, including transmission lines and towers, which carry electricity at high voltages from power generators to electricity distributors in Victoria. The Commercial Energy Services segment provides contracted infrastructure, metering, and asset intelligence services, as well as telecommunication solutions. It primarily serves customers operating in utility, renewables, and infrastructure sectors of electricity, water, gas, and rail. The company operates through an electricity distribution network of 60 zone substations and approximately 383,000 power poles serving 722,000 customers; an approximately 6,600 kilometers of transmission line, 53 terminal stations and switchyards, and 13,000 towers; and a gas distribution network of 11,400 kilometers serving 692,000 customers. The company was formerly known as SP AusNet Ltd. and changed its name to AusNet Services Ltd in August 2014. AusNet Services Ltd is headquartered in Southbank, Australia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.77 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.89 billion
Cash FlowA$0.05 per share
Book ValueA$0.84 per share



Outstanding Shares3,726,840,064
Market Cap$7.23 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Ausnet Services (ASX:AST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ausnet Services' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ausnet Services' stock was trading at A$1.62 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AST shares have increased by 20.1% and is now trading at A$1.94. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How were Ausnet Services' earnings last quarter?

Ausnet Services Ltd (ASX:AST) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 13th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05. View Ausnet Services' earnings history.

How often does Ausnet Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ausnet Services?

Ausnet Services announced a Final dividend on Wednesday, May 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 25th will be paid a dividend of 0.051 per share on Thursday, June 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 20th. This is a boost from Ausnet Services's previous Final dividend of A$0.05. View Ausnet Services' dividend history.

Has Ausnet Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AST stock have trended negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ausnet Services earned a daily sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutAusnet Services.

Who are some of Ausnet Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ausnet Services own?

Who are Ausnet Services' key executives?

Ausnet Services' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Nino Ficca, Managing Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Adam Newman, Exec. GM & CFO
  • Mr. Mario Tieppo, Exec. Gen. Mang. of Technology
  • Mr. Chad Hymas, Exec. Gen. Mang. of Commercial Energy Services
  • Mr. Alistair Parker, Exec. Gen. Mang. of Regulated Energy Services

What is Ausnet Services' stock symbol?

Ausnet Services trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "AST."

What is Ausnet Services' stock price today?

One share of AST stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$1.94.

How big of a company is Ausnet Services?

Ausnet Services has a market capitalization of $7.23 billion and generates $1.89 billion in revenue each year.

What is Ausnet Services' official website?

The official website for Ausnet Services is www.ausnetservices.com.au.

How can I contact Ausnet Services?

Ausnet Services' mailing address is Level 31 2 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank Southbank, MELBOURNE, VIC 3006, Australia. The company can be reached via phone at +61-3-96956000.

This page was last updated on 6/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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