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Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ASX: API)
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Mergers & Acquisitions

Today is the last hurrah for API. What does this mean for Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) shares?

It’s the last day of trading for API shares. What does this mean for Wesfarmers?

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Consumer Staples & Discretionary Shares

Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) now has control of API, but is the real fight just beginning?

Could Wesfarmers face some challenges ahead?

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) shares in focus as API deal looks all but sealed

Wesfarmers' takeover of API is nearing the finish line...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Own Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) shares? Here’s how the numbers are looking in the API takeover vote

Early-voting API shareholders are seemingly happy to back the Wesfarmers offer.

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Why my 2 biggest ASX shares are about to disappear: fund manager

Ask A Fund Manager: Investors Mutual Limited's Simon Conn also explains how dividend ASX shares are the perfect investment for…

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) share price lower despite API takeover update

Wesfarmers has made a big step towards acquiring API...

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Retail Shares

Could this be the biggest issue faced by ASX retail shares heading into earnings season?

Could ASX retail shares be in for a rocky road?

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Consumer Staples & Discretionary Shares

Could this signal the next big acquisition for Wesfarmers (ASX:WES)?

The conglomerate could be making another drift into healthcare.

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Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
24 Mar 2022 $0.0300 100.00% Special Cash 29 Mar 2022
11 Nov 2021 $0.0200 100.00% Final 15 Dec 2021
06 May 2021 $0.0150 100.00% Interim 04 Jun 2021
11 Nov 2020 $0.0200 100.00% Final 15 Dec 2020
13 Nov 2019 $0.0400 100.00% Final 12 Dec 2019
02 May 2019 $0.0375 100.00% Interim 31 May 2019
08 Nov 2018 $0.0400 100.00% Final 07 Dec 2018
03 May 2018 $0.0350 100.00% Interim 01 Jun 2018
09 Nov 2017 $0.0350 100.00% Final 08 Dec 2017
04 May 2017 $0.0350 100.00% Interim 02 Jun 2017
03 Nov 2016 $0.0350 100.00% Final 09 Dec 2016
05 May 2016 $0.0250 100.00% Interim 03 Jun 2016
04 Nov 2015 $0.0250 100.00% 04 Dec 2015
06 May 2015 $0.0200 100.00% 05 Jun 2015
12 Nov 2014 $0.0200 100.00% 12 Dec 2014
07 May 2014 $0.0150 100.00% 06 Jun 2014
11 Nov 2011 $0.0150 0.00% Final 15 Dec 2011

API ASX Announcements

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About Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ASX: API) is an Australian company with three key areas of operation: retail, wholesale distribution and business advisory. The company is probably best known for its retail pharmacy and health and beauty brands, Soul Pattinson and Priceline.

Priceline was acquired by API in 2004 and has more than 420 stores Australia-wide. Priceline stores are wholly owned by API whereas Priceline Pharmacies are operated under a franchise model.

In addition to its pharmacy brands, API owns a chain of 57 cosmetic, skin and laser hair removal clinics in Australia and New Zealand called Clear Skincare Clinics. It also produces a range of products under the Clear Skincare brand which it sells through Priceline Pharmacy.

API’s operations include retail services which encompass marketing programs and business advice.

API was established in 1910 and listed on the ASX in 1997. The API share price was hit hard by the February/March 2020 bear market, falling as low as $1 on 23 March. Since then, as at October 2020, the API share price has continued trading at between $1 and $1.20.

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
29 Mar 2022 Richard Vincent Cancelled 2 $3,431,298
Cancellation of securities.
08 Feb 2022 Richard Vincent Issued 731 $1,115,888
Issue of securities. 22,13,741 - performance rights
15 Oct 2021 Richard Vincent Expiry 416 $633,770
As advised by the company. 1,482,011 - Performance Rights
Performance rights lapsed under API's Long
Term Incentive Plan
15 Oct 2021 Richard Vincent Issued 160 $244,568
Issue of securities. 1,898,965 - performance rights

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Richard Craig Vincent Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Feb 2017
Mr Vincent started his professional career in finance with Bridgestone before moving to Britax Rainsfords where he was CFO. He joined FH Faulding & Co Limited (ultimately acquired by the Mayne Group) in 1998 and remained with that company until 2005, during which time he held a number of senior leadership roles, including responsibility for the pharmacy distribution, retail merchandise and generic pharmaceutical development. Mr Vincent joined API in 2005. He has held a number of general management roles including pharmacy distribution and business development, strategy, supply chain, franchise recruitment, IT, manufacturing and mergers and acquisition. Mr Vincent is the Chair of the National Pharmaceutical Services Association and was also a Director of CH2 Holdings Pty Ltd from 2006 to 2015.
Ms Anne Mustow Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel Jul 2019
Peter Mendo Chief Financial Officer
Anne Mustow Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
Wesfarmers Limited 95,068,472 19.30%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 80,571,205 16.35%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 64,649,846 13.12%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 47,045,778 9.55%
National Nominees Limited 23,990,229 4.87%
Neweconomy Com Au Nominees Pty Limited <900 Account> 10,875,648 2.21%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <Drp> 5,487,767 1.11%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Agency Lending Drp A/C> 3,446,978 0.70%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited A/C 2 3,127,021 0.63%
Brispot Nominees Pty Ltd <House Head Nominee A/C> 2,406,099 0.49%
J & P Chick Pty Limited <J & P Chick Pty Ltd S/F A/C> 2,000,000 0.41%
Jum Pty Limited 1,567,286 0.32%
Netwealth Investments Limited <Wrap Services A/C> 1,564,064 0.32%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <Gsco Customers A/C> 1,562,450 0.32%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Six Sis Ltd <Drp A/C> 1,502,889 0.31%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd <Drp A/C> 1,461,003 0.30%
Dr Jeffrey Eric Dale Chick & Dr Pamela Hazel Chick 1,260,000 0.26%
Mr Frederick Benjamin Warmbrand <Fb & Lj Warmbrand Super A/C> 1,240,000 0.25%
UBS Nominees Pty Ltd 898,087 0.18%
Nulis Nominees (Australia) Limited <Navigator Mast Plan Sett A/C> 889,410 0.18%