EML Payments Ltd (ASX: EML) Share Price and News





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Market Cap $560.19 million
P/E Ratio 88.50
Dividend Yield N/A
Shares Outstanding 373.46 million
Earnings per share -0.041
Dividend per share N/A
Year To Date Return -53.56%
Earnings Yield 1.13%
Franking N/A
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EML Payments Ltd (ASX: EML)
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Frequently Asked Questions

No. As at June 2020, EML Payments does not issue dividends.

No. Because EML Payments does not issue dividends, it does not operate a dividend reinvestment plan.

EML ASX Announcements

An announcement is considered as "Price Sensitive" if it is thought that it may have an impact on the price of the security.

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About EML Payments Ltd

EML Payments Ltd (EML, formerly Emerchants Limited) is a financial services company that provides solutions for payouts, gifts, incentives and rewards, and supplier payments. In doing so, EML issues mobile, virtual and physical card solutions to some of the largest brands around the world.

Some of EML’s primary activities include managing shopping mall gift card programs, managing reloadable prepaid programs in the gaming industry, and providing solutions to the salary packaging industry. 

The EML share price was a star performer on the ASX in 2019 and capped off the year with its inclusion into the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO).

EML Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
13 May 2022 $1.50 $0.10 7.14% 4,207,454 $1.43 $1.53 $1.42
12 May 2022 $1.40 $-0.09 -6.06% 2,591,346 $1.44 $1.47 $1.40
11 May 2022 $1.49 $0.05 3.47% 2,345,677 $1.42 $1.51 $1.41
10 May 2022 $1.44 $0.02 1.41% 3,886,817 $1.38 $1.46 $1.35
09 May 2022 $1.42 $-0.07 -4.71% 2,557,036 $1.47 $1.48 $1.42
06 May 2022 $1.49 $-0.08 -5.13% 5,061,948 $1.49 $1.53 $1.46
05 May 2022 $1.56 $0.04 2.62% 4,149,881 $1.56 $1.60 $1.53
04 May 2022 $1.53 $-0.06 -3.80% 3,760,142 $1.59 $1.59 $1.51
03 May 2022 $1.58 $0.04 2.60% 5,173,404 $1.58 $1.63 $1.55
02 May 2022 $1.54 $-0.06 -3.75% 5,114,714 $1.55 $1.59 $1.52
29 Apr 2022 $1.60 $0.08 5.25% 8,680,293 $1.57 $1.66 $1.56
28 Apr 2022 $1.53 $-0.05 -3.18% 7,074,520 $1.60 $1.61 $1.53
27 Apr 2022 $1.57 $-0.10 -6.01% 17,859,356 $1.55 $1.66 $1.48
26 Apr 2022 $1.67 $-1.05 -38.75% 31,075,571 $2.00 $2.05 $1.65
22 Apr 2022 $2.71 $-0.06 -2.17% 1,013,894 $2.69 $2.74 $2.67
21 Apr 2022 $2.77 $-0.03 -1.07% 1,476,939 $2.79 $2.81 $2.68
20 Apr 2022 $2.80 $-0.08 -2.78% 2,173,679 $2.92 $2.94 $2.80

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
12 Apr 2022 Peter Martin Sell 25 $68,375
On-market trade.
11 Apr 2022 Peter Martin Sell 100 $273,500
On-market trade.
08 Apr 2022 Peter Martin Sell 50 $140,250
On-market trade.
07 Apr 2022 Peter Martin Sell 25 $71,000
On-market trade.
01 Apr 2022 Thomas Cregan Transfer 150 $436,500
Off-market transfer. As per announcement on 08-04-2022
01 Apr 2022 Thomas Cregan Transfer 150 $436,500
Off-market transfer. As per announcement on 08-04-2022
06 Jan 2022 Thomas Cregan Issued 92 $284,904
Issue of options.
23 Dec 2021 Thomas Cregan Issued 254 $817,166
Issue of securities. 254,569 - Performance Rights
10 Sep 2021 Thomas Cregan Buy 195 $765,511
Conversion of securities.
10 Sep 2021 Thomas Cregan Exercise 195 $765,511
Conversion of securities.
20 Jul 2021 Thomas Cregan Buy 56 $214,589
Exercise of options.
20 Jul 2021 Thomas Cregan Exercise 56 $214,589
Exercise of options. As per announcement on 26/07/2021
19 Jul 2021 Thomas Cregan Expiry 195 $749,848
As advised by the company. 195,783 - unlisted rights
Lapse of conditional right to 195,783 unlisted rights issued under the Employee Equity Incentive Program.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr David Paul Liddy Non-Executive Deputy ChairmanNon-Executive Director Apr 2012
Mr Liddy has more over 43 years' experience in banking, including international postings in London and Hong Kong. He was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Queensland from April 2001 to August 2011. He is currently a Director of Steadfast Group Limited and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Mr Peter Martin Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Apr 2012
Mr Martin was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of Rothschild Australia Asset Management (Rothschild) and was a director of a number of Rothschild boards in Australia and overseas. Mr Martin has over 45 years' international commercial experience in marine construction, finance and investment management.
Mr Tony Adcock Non-Executive Director Nov 2011
Mr Adcock has more than 30 years' experience in banking and financial services, capital markets and M&A at board, operational and consulting levels across Australia, Asia Pacific, Europe and the US. He has more than 20 years' experience as a Chairman, Director and Independent Director across Fintech, Innovative Agri-business, Mining, Oil & Gas.
Mr Thomas Cregan Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Apr 2012
Mr Cregan was the Executive Vice President of NetSpend Corporation in the USA. NetSpend is a market leader in the pre-paid card industry which was acquired by Total Systems for $1.6bn. Previous roles held include Founder and Managing Director of E-pay Australia and New Zealand Pty Ltd, President of E-pay Americas, and Sales and Channel Management positions at Westpac Bank, Singtel Optus Limited and Mobil Oil Australia.
Mrs Melanie Wilson Non-Executive Director Feb 2018
Mrs Wilson has more over 12 years' experience in senior management roles across global retail brands including Limited Brands (Victoria's Secret, Bath & Bodyworks - New York), Starwood Hotels (New York), Woolworths/Big W and Diva/Lovisa. Her experience extends across all facets of retail including: store operations, merchandise systems, online/e-commerce, marketing, brand development and logistics/fulfilment. She also held corporate finance and strategy roles with leading investment banks and management consulting firms including Goldman Sachs and Bain & Company.
Ms Emma Shand Non-Executive Director Sep 2021
Ms Shand is a Non-Executive Director and executive with 25 years experience in technology, capital markets and diversified financial services across Asia Pacific, the US and EMEA. Serving in management, board and advisory capacities, Ms Shand has worked with highly regulated capital market infrastructure operators to early stage and companies spanning technology, financial services, healthcare and industrial sectors. Ms Shand has several years of non-executive director experience having served on boards or committees of private, member and government-controlled entities in international jurisdictions. Ms Shand's career includes 16 years with Nasdaq with executive roles in Asia and as Global Head of Advisory Services. She is a non-executive director of global cyber security company, XM Cyber, and a Silicon Valley health tech company and has experience building, leading and advising financial enterprises through transitions, strategy, structural change, international expansion, leveraging technology and changing regulatory landscapes. She has undertaken governance studies at Harvard. Ms Shand will join as a member of the Investment and Risk, and Culture, Governance Committees of EML.
Mrs Sonya Tissera-Isaacs Company Secretary Nov 2019
Sonya Tissera-Isaacs Company Secretary

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 56,621,783 15.64%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 50,859,071 14.05%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 49,442,911 13.66%
National Nominees Limited 36,682,658 10.13%
Argo Investments Limited 7,878,679 2.18%
Tacdbm Pty Ltd 7,523,104 2.08%
Bt Portfolio Services Limited 6,736,320 1.86%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited 5,223,285 1.44%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited I 4,541,488 1.25%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 3,522,338 0.97%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Six Sis Ltd 2,491,109 0.69%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd 2,380,357 0.66%
Shamgar Investments Pty Ltd 2,300,000 0.64%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd 2,108,708 0.58%
Wildwood Capital Pty Ltd 2,034,261 0.56%
Lsr Trading Pty Limited 2,000,000 0.55%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd I 1,988,873 0.55%
Ms Diana Barton Cregan 1,866,666 0.52%
Thomas Cregan 1,801,310 0.50%
Lee Britton 1,516,142 0.42%