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SCL - Scales Share Price

NZD4.45 -0.2  -3.3%

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Consumer Defensives
Small Cap
Market Cap £336.8m
Enterprise Value £352.7m
Revenue £240.2m
Position in Universe 370th / 1842
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Relative Strength (%)
1m -8.05%
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52w High -14.0%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
263.3 301.4 373.9 335.5 402.5 484.6 496 498.2 +13.0%
-2.1 +62.0 +5.5 -35.9 +17.6 +28.6 -27.7 +11.6
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Scales CorpLtd revenues decreased 9% to NZ$253.3M. Net income beforeextraordinary items decreased 46% to NZ$25.3M. Revenuesreflect Horticulture segment decrease of 15% to NZ$136.3M,Logistics segment decrease of 8% to NZ$50.3M. Net incomealso reflects FV Adjustments on Biological Asset decreasefrom NZ$10.1M (income) to NZ$0K, Other Non Operating I/Edecrease from NZ$10.1M (income) to NZ$0K.
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Profile Summary

Scales Corporation Limited is engaged in agribusiness. The Company's principal activities are to provide logistics services, grows apples, exports products, provide insurance services to companies within the Company, and operate storage and processing facilities. The Company's segments include Food Ingredients, which is engaged in processing and marketing of food ingredients, such as pet food ingredients and juice concentrate; Horticulture, which includes orchards, fruit packing and marketing; Storage & Logistics, which provides cool, cold and bulk liquid storage and logistics services, and Other, which includes the operations of Scales Corporation Limited, Scales Employees Limited, Scales Holdings Limited and Selacs Insurance Limited. Its Horticulture segment includes the operations of New Zealand Apple Limited and Longview Packhouse Limited. Its Food Ingredients segment includes the operations of Meateor Foods Limited, Meateor Foods Australia Pty Limited and Profruit (2006) Limited.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated June 8, 1989
Public Since July 25, 2014
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: n/a
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Food & Tobacco
Exchange New Zealand Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 140,195,579
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Scales
What is the Scales share price?

As of 3:59am, shares in Scales are trading at NZD4.45, giving the company a market capitalisation of £336.8m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Scales share price performed this year?

Shares in Scales are currently trading at NZD4.45 and the price has moved by 10.84% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Scales price has moved by 2.12% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Scales?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Scales, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Scales is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Scales next release its financial results?

Scales is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Scales dividend yield?

The Scales dividend yield is 4.13% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Scales pay a dividend?

Last year, Scales paid a total dividend of 0.19, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 4.13%. Looking ahead, Scales has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Scales next pay dividends?

Scales has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Scales shares is currently 4.13%.

How do I buy Scales shares?

To buy shares in Scales you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Scales?

Shares in Scales are currently trading at NZD4.45, giving the company a market capitalisation of £336.8m.

Where are Scales shares listed? Where are Scales shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Scales:

Country of listing: New Zealand
Exchange: NZC
Ticker Symbol: SCL
What kind of share is Scales?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Scales is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Scales share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Scales are currently priced at NZD4.45. At that level they are trading at 13.04% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Scales currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.189 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Scales share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Scales. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -17.86%. At the current price of NZD4.45, shares in Scales are trading at -6.96% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Scales PE Ratio?

The Scales PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 27.53. The shares are currently trading at NZD4.45.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Scales?

Scales's management team is headed by:

Andrew Borland - MDR
Steve Kennelly - CFO
Timothy Goodacre - NEC
Nicholas Harris - NID
Mark Hutton - NID
Alan Isaac - NID
Andrew van Workum - CEX
Kent Ritchie - CEX
John Gerard Sainsbury - CEX
Karen Elizabeth Morrish - OTH
Po Sing Lai - NED
Hamish Davis - MDR
Brett Frankel - CEX
Who are the major shareholders of Scales?

Here are the top five shareholders of Scales based on the size of their shareholding:

China Resources Ng Fung Ltd. Corporation
Percentage owned: 15.13% (21.5m shares)
Harbour Asset Management Limited Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.61% (10.8m shares)
Sinclair (John Grant) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 2.75% (3.91m shares)
BT Funds Management (New Zealand) Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 2.55% (3.62m shares)
Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) Sovereign Wealth Fund
Percentage owned: 2.15% (3.05m shares)
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