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Market Cap $3.49 billion
P/E Ratio 5.64
Dividend Yield 1.62%
Shares Outstanding 506.49 million
Earnings per share 1.070
Dividend per share 0.22
Year To Date Return 25.16%
Earnings Yield 17.74%
Franking N/A
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Frequently Asked Questions

Champion Iron Ltd was born out of a merger between Australia-based mineral exploration company Mamba Minerals and Canadian iron ore developer Champion Iron Mines in 2014. It was listed on the ASX (as Mamba Minerals) in 2007. The company is also listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

No. The mining and exploration company does not currently pay dividends.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
07 Feb 2022 $0.1087 0.00% Interim 01 Mar 2022

CIA ASX Announcements

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About Champion Iron Ltd

Champion Iron Ltd (ASX: CIA) is an iron ore exploration and development company. Through its subsidiary Quebec Iron Ore Inc, it owns and operates the Bloom Lake mining complex in the Labrador Trough in the province of Quebec. Other projects include Kamistiatusset and Fire Lake North, both also in the Labrador Trough which is Canada’s major iron ore producing district.

The company sells its iron ore concentrate across the world to customers in China, Japan, the Middle East, Europe, South Korea, India and Canada.

CIA Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
16 May 2022 $6.75 $0.05 0.75% 1,414,072 $6.81 $6.89 $6.70
13 May 2022 $6.70 $0.05 0.75% 1,489,892 $6.51 $6.70 $6.51
12 May 2022 $6.65 $-0.04 -0.60% 2,339,429 $6.65 $6.86 $6.60
11 May 2022 $6.69 $-0.16 -2.34% 3,042,417 $6.66 $6.74 $6.46
10 May 2022 $6.85 $-0.20 -2.84% 3,150,286 $6.74 $6.96 $6.63
09 May 2022 $7.05 $-0.34 -4.60% 1,866,190 $7.22 $7.29 $7.01
06 May 2022 $7.39 $-0.13 -1.73% 1,253,517 $7.35 $7.44 $7.25
05 May 2022 $7.52 $0.29 4.01% 1,933,503 $7.41 $7.54 $7.37
04 May 2022 $7.23 $0.07 0.98% 1,885,968 $7.38 $7.38 $7.16
03 May 2022 $7.16 $-0.14 -1.92% 1,434,903 $7.10 $7.28 $7.10
02 May 2022 $7.30 $-0.02 -0.27% 1,251,942 $7.17 $7.30 $7.06
29 Apr 2022 $7.32 $-0.02 -0.27% 1,721,629 $7.33 $7.38 $7.22
28 Apr 2022 $7.34 $0.32 4.56% 1,747,669 $7.30 $7.40 $7.16
27 Apr 2022 $7.02 $0.23 3.39% 1,884,635 $6.79 $7.02 $6.76
26 Apr 2022 $6.79 $-0.69 -9.22% 3,418,427 $6.98 $6.98 $6.69
22 Apr 2022 $7.48 $-0.21 -2.73% 1,811,937 $7.32 $7.51 $7.24
21 Apr 2022 $7.69 $0.02 0.26% 1,211,176 $7.64 $7.74 $7.58
20 Apr 2022 $7.67 $-0.21 -2.66% 1,105,623 $7.84 $7.84 $7.65

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
30 Mar 2022 Gary Lawler Issued 9 $66,742
Issue of securities. 71,533 - DSU's
30 Mar 2022 Michelle Cormier Issued 4 $32,803
Issue of securities. 74,040 - Deferred Share Units
30 Mar 2022 Wayne Wouters Issued 10 $76,544
Issue of securities. 71,608 - DSU's
30 Mar 2022 Louise Grondin Issued 8 $60,139
Issue of securities. 45,659 - DSU's
01 Mar 2022 David Cataford Issued 22 $135,042
Issue of securities. Trading in CAD$
01 Mar 2022 Wayne Wouters Issued 983 $6,024
Issue of securities. 61,222 - DSUs
Trading in CAD$
01 Mar 2022 Louise Grondin Issued 602 $3,690
Issue of securities. 37,499 - DSU's
Trading in CAD$
01 Mar 2022 Gary Lawler Issued 1 $6,673
Issue of securities. 62,477 - DSU's
01 Mar 2022 Michelle Cormier Issued 1 $6,847
Issue of securities. 69,589 - Deferred Share Units
Trading in CAD$
As per announcement on 11/03/2022.
01 Mar 2022 Andrew Love Issued 392 $2,400
Issue of securities.
01 Mar 2022 William O'Keeffe Issued 5 $32,126
Issue of securities. 326,502 - Performance Share Units and Restricted Share Units
Trading in CAD$
19 Nov 2021 Gary Lawler Buy 19 $80,764
On-market trade.
30 Sep 2021 Andrew Love Issued 5 $24,536
Issue of securities. 22,084 - Deferred Share Units
30 Sep 2021 Gary Lawler Issued 13 $64,485
Issue of securities. As per announcement on 05/10/2021.
30 Sep 2021 Michelle Cormier Issued 13 $64,833
Issue of securities.
30 Sep 2021 Louise Grondin Issued 9 $45,923
Issue of securities. 36,897 - DSU's
30 Sep 2021 Wayne Wouters Issued 13 $64,833
Issue of securities. 60,239 - DSU's
07 Jun 2021 David Cataford Issued 730 $4,806,815
Issue of securities. 1,350,430 - Restricted share units & Performance share units.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Andrew J Love Non-Executive Director Apr 2014
Mr Love has more than 35 years of experience in corporate recovery and reconstruction in Australia. He was initially a member and then on retirement a senior partner of Australian accounting firm Ferrier Hodgson in the period 1976 to 2013. He then acted as a consultant to the firm until 2019. He has advised major local and overseas companies and financial institutions in a broad variety of restructuring and formal insolvency assignments and specialized in the resources industry. Mr. Love has been an independent director of a number of listed companies over a 30-year period in the resources, financial services and property industries. This has involved corporate experience in Asia, Africa, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. Mr. Love's previous board positions have included Chairman of ROC Oil Ltd., Deputy Chairman of Riversdale Mining Limited, Director of Charter Hall Office Trust, Chairman of Museum of Contemporary Art, Chairman of Gateway Lifestyle Operations Ltd. and Director of Scottish Pacific Group Ltd.
Mr William Michael O'Keeffe Executive ChairmanExecutive Director Aug 2013
Mr O'Keeffe commenced work with MIM Holdings in 1975. He held a series of senior operating positions, rising to Executive Management level in commercial activities. In 1995, he became Managing Director of Glencore Australia (Pty) Limited and held the position until July 2004. Mr. O'Keeffe was the founder and Executive Chairman of Riversdale Mining Limited. Mr. O'Keeffe is presently a member of the Board of Directors of Burgundy Diamond Mines Ltd. and Mount Royal Resources.
Mr Jyothish Devina George Non-Executive Director Oct 2017
Mr George is currently Head of Glencore's Iron Ore Division. He serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the El Aouj Mining Company SA in Mauritania and a member of the Board of Directors of Jumelles Limited, the holding company of the Zanaga iron ore mine in the Republic of Congo. Immediately prior to his current role, Mr. George served as the Chief Risk Officer of Glencore. He earlier held a number of roles at Glencore's head office in Baar, Switzerland from 2009 onwards focused on iron ore, nickel and ferroalloys physical and derivatives trading, and has been involved with iron ore marketing since its inception at Glencore. Mr. George joined Glencore in 2006 in London. He was previously a Principal at Admiral Capital Management in Greenwich, Connecticut, a Vice President in equity derivatives trading at Morgan Stanley in New York, and started his career at Wachovia Securities in New York as a Vice President in convertible bonds trading.
Mr Gary Lawler Non-Executive Director Apr 2014
Mr Lawler has specialized as a mergers and acquisitions lawyer for over 35 years. Mr. Lawler has been a partner of a number of leading Australian law firms and is currently a Senior Advisor at Ashurst Australia. Mr. Lawler is also the Chairman of Mont Royal Resources Limited. Mr. Lawler has previously held board positions with Dominion Mining Limited, Riversdale Mining Limited, Riversdale Resources Limited and Cartier Iron Corporation and brings a wealth of experience to the Board.
Ms Michelle Cormier Non-Executive Director Apr 2016
Mrs Cormier is a senior-level executive with experience in management, including financial management, corporate finance, turnaround and strategic advisory situations and human resources. She has capital markets background, with experience in public companies listed in the United States and Canada. Mrs. Cormier has been Operating Partner at Wynnchurh Capital Canada, Ltd. since 2014. Mrs. Cormier spent 13 years in senior management and as Chief Financial Officer of a large North American forest products company, and eight years in various senior management positions at Alcan Aluminum Limited (Rio Tinto). Mrs. Cormier articled with Ernst & Young. She serves on the Board of Directors of Cascades Inc. and Uni-Select Inc.
Hon Wayne Wouters Non-Executive Director Nov 2016
Hon Wouters is a Strategic and Policy Advisor with McCarthy Tetrault LLP. Before joining the private sector, Mr. Wouters had a long and illustrious career in the Public Service of Canada. His last assignment was the Clerk of the Privy Council, Secretary to the Cabinet, and Head of the Public Service. Appointed by Prime Minister Harper, Mr. Wouters served from July 1, 2009 until October 3, 2014, at which time he retired from the Public Service of Canada. Prior to this, Mr. Wouters was a Deputy Minister in several departments, including the Deputy Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Secretary of the Treasury Board. In 2014, Mr. Wouters was inducted as a Member of the Privy Council by the Prime Minister and in 2017, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.
Mr David Cataford Chief Executive OfficerExecutive Director Apr 2019
Mr Cataford held several management positions within Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., including key positions in their main iron ore deposit at Bloom Lake Mine in Fermont, Quebec. At Bloom Lake, Mr. Cataford played an important role in the management team, which increased drilling capacity by 80%, and helped in the Phase I expansion of the plant. His experience in iron ore mining includes mineral characterization projects at Bloom Lake and for ArcelorMittal at Mont Wright, as well as adapting the recovery circuit to meet new customer demands. Mr. Cataford is cofounder of the North Shore and Labrador Mineral Processing Society.
Ms Louise Grondin Non-Executive Director Aug 2020
Ms Grondin has been working as an independent consultant after retiring from Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd, a Canadian-based international gold producer. Over her almost twenty years with Agnico Eagle, she held various leadership positions as Senior Vice President, People and Culture, Senior Vice President Environment, Sustainable Development and People, Regional Director Environment and Environmental Superintendent. Prior to working with Agnico Eagle, Ms. Grondin was Director of Environment, Human Resources and Safety for Billiton Canada Ltd.
Mr Pradip Devalia Company Secretary Jun 2014
Mr Jorge Estepa Company Secretary Mar 2014
Mr Steve Boucratie General Counsel and Corporate SecretaryVice President Jun 2019
Natacha Garoute Chief Financial Officer
Alexandre Belleau Chief Operating Officer
Jorge Estepa Company Secretary
Pradip Devalia Company Secretary
Steve Boucratie General Counsel and Corporate SecretaryVice President

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
WC Strategic Opportunity LP 66,944,444 13.22%
HSBC Custody Nominee Aust Ltd 51,143,314 10.10%
JP Morgan Nom Aust PL 48,864,500 9.65%
Investissement Quebec 43,500,000 8.59%
Prospect AG Trading PL 34,362,930 6.79%
Citicorp Nom PL 26,693,742 5.27%
Metech Super PL 10,000,000 1.98%
Mr Michael O'Keeffe 6,751,900 1.33%
National Nominees LTD 5,417,361 1.07%
Fidelity Clearing Canada ULC ITF SPROTT 3,600,000 0.71%
Eastbourne DP PL 3,500,000 0.69%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd 3,284,691 0.65%
BNP Paribas Nominees PTY LTD Custodial Serv LTD DRP 2,389,990 0.47%
GAB Super Fund PL 2,290,850 0.45%
Mr David Cataford 2,222,080 0.44%
BNP Paribas Nominees PTY LTD Six Sis LTD DRP 2,000,752 0.40%
BNP Paribas Noms PTY LTD DRP 1,807,639 0.36%
BASS Family Foundation PTY LTD 1,750,000 0.35%
Warbont Nominees PTY LTD 1,470,059 0.29%
GAB Superannuation Fund PTY LTD 1,443,334 0.29%