LON:S32 - South32 Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 185 -2.50 (-1.33 %) (As of 05/23/2019 03:40 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 187.50Today's RangeGBX 182.60 - GBX 18752-Week RangeGBX 171.70 - GBX 236Volume2.31 million shsAverage Volume3.66 million shsMarket Capitalization£9.41 billionP/E Ratio6.73Dividend Yield4.78%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email South32 Limited operates as a diversified metals and mining company primarily in Australia, Southern Africa, and South America. The company has a portfolio of assets producing alumina, aluminum, bauxite, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese ore and alloy, laterite ferronickel, silver, lead, and zinc. It also exports its products. The company was formerly known as BHP Coal Holdings Pty Limited and changed its name to South32 Limited in March 2015. South32 Limited was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia. Receive S32 News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for S32 and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolLON:S32 Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webhttp://www.south32.net/ Phone+61-8-93249000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio8.20 Current Ratio2.19 Quick Ratio1.48Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio6.73 Forward P/E Ratio9.25 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£7.97 billion Price / Sales1.18 Cash FlowGBX 30.80 per share Price / Cash Flow6.01 Book ValueGBX 213.10 per share Price / Book0.87Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees13,482 Outstanding Shares5,089,019,904Market Cap£9.41 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable South32 (LON:S32) Frequently Asked Questions What is South32's stock symbol? South32 trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "S32." How often does South32 pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for South32? South32 announced a dividend on Thursday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.07 per share on Thursday, April 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 7th. This is an increase from South32's previous dividend of $0.06. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View South32's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for S32? 5 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for South32's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 225 to GBX 250. On average, they expect South32's stock price to reach GBX 235 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for South32. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for South32? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for South32 in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for South32. Has South32 been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about S32 stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. South32 earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of South32's key competitors? Some companies that are related to South32 include Rio Tinto Limited Fully Paid Ord. Shrs (RIO), BHP Group (BHP), Glencore (GLEN), Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), Anglo American (AAL), Teck Resources (TECK.B), Antofagasta (ANTO), First Quantum Minerals (FM), Cameco (CCO), Fresnillo (FRES), Whitehaven Coal (WHC), Iluka Resources (ILU), Polymetal International (POLY), BRP (DOO) and Parex Resources (PXT). What other stocks do shareholders of South32 own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other South32 investors own include BHP Group (BHP), SOUTH32 LTD/S (SOUHY), Syrah Resources (SYR), BHP Group (BHP), BHP Group (BHP), New Age Beverages (NBEV), Mineral Deposits (MDL), Proteostasis Therapeutics (PTI), Envestnet (ENV) and International Personal Finance (IPF). Who are South32's key executives? South32's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Graham Kerr BBus, FCPA, CEO, MD & Exec. Director (Age 48)Mr. Brendan Harris BSc, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)Mr. Mike Fraser BCom, MBL, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54)Mr. Paul Harvey BENG (MINING), Chief Operating Officer (Age 56)Ms. Vanessa Torres, Chief Technology Officer (Age 49) How do I buy shares of South32? Shares of S32 and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock. What is South32's stock price today? One share of S32 stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 185. How big of a company is South32? South32 has a market capitalization of £9.41 billion and generates £7.97 billion in revenue each year. South32 employs 13,482 workers across the globe. What is South32's official website? The official website for South32 is http://www.south32.net/. How can I contact South32? South32's mailing address is Brookfield Place L 32 125 St Georges Tce, PERTH, WAS 6000, Australia. The company can be reached via phone at +61-8-93249000. MarketBeat Community Rating for South32 (LON S32)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 434 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 467 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 901MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about South32 and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe S32 will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe S32 will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are earnings reports? 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