IDP Education Ltd (ASX: IEL) Share Price and News





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Market Cap $6.54 billion
P/E Ratio 107.53
Dividend Yield 0.57%
Shares Outstanding 278.34 million
Earnings per share 0.218
Dividend per share 0.22
Year To Date Return -31.76%
Earnings Yield 0.93%
Franking 9.03034789045%
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Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
03 Mar 2022 $0.1351 9.03% Interim 28 Mar 2022
04 Mar 2021 $0.0800 0.00% Interim 26 Mar 2021
05 Mar 2020 $0.1650 17.03% Interim 24 Sep 2020
09 Sep 2019 $0.0751 45.01% Final 26 Sep 2019
07 Mar 2019 $0.1200 50.00% Interim 29 Mar 2019
06 Sep 2018 $0.0650 60.00% Final 27 Sep 2018
07 Mar 2018 $0.0850 70.00% Interim 29 Mar 2018
06 Sep 2017 $0.0551 54.99% Final 28 Sep 2017
08 Mar 2017 $0.0700 50.00% Interim 31 Mar 2017
07 Sep 2016 $0.0551 35.03% Final 30 Sep 2016

IEL ASX Announcements

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About IDP Education Ltd

IDP Education Ltd (ASX: IEL) is a leading player in international education services, helping international students study in English-speaking countries. The company also co-owns the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), the world’s most popular high stakes English language test.

The company’s history dates all the way back to 1969 when it was established as Australian Asian Universities Corporation Scheme to help develop universities in South-East Asia. In 1981, the company rebranded to International Development Programs (IDP). After becoming wholly-owned by 38 Australian universities in 1996 and then 50% owned by SEEK Limited (ASX: SEK) in 2006, IDP Education shares listed on the ASX in 2015.

Today, the company operates in over 50 countries and is the industry leader for students considering studying in Australia.

IEL Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
20 May 2022 $23.51 $0.66 2.89% 906,377 $23.04 $23.73 $22.89
19 May 2022 $22.85 $-0.20 -0.87% 803,616 $22.30 $23.15 $22.23
18 May 2022 $23.05 $0.77 3.46% 800,982 $22.78 $23.13 $22.63
17 May 2022 $22.28 $-0.93 -4.01% 1,301,470 $22.92 $23.28 $22.22
16 May 2022 $23.21 $0.04 0.17% 1,074,160 $23.03 $23.95 $22.95
13 May 2022 $23.17 $0.44 1.94% 1,294,040 $23.20 $23.67 $23.10
12 May 2022 $22.73 $-2.29 -9.15% 2,650,855 $23.50 $24.00 $22.51
11 May 2022 $25.02 $-0.50 -1.96% 1,219,028 $24.89 $25.10 $24.57
10 May 2022 $25.52 $1.23 5.06% 1,426,402 $23.86 $25.52 $23.39
09 May 2022 $24.29 $-0.51 -2.06% 1,683,648 $24.13 $24.35 $23.35
06 May 2022 $24.80 $-2.21 -8.18% 1,859,113 $25.94 $26.02 $24.50
05 May 2022 $27.01 $0.00 0.00% 760,513 $27.76 $27.76 $26.76
04 May 2022 $27.01 $-0.10 -0.37% 493,582 $27.04 $27.26 $26.59
03 May 2022 $27.11 $0.74 2.81% 641,878 $26.51 $27.23 $26.51
02 May 2022 $26.37 $-0.50 -1.86% 494,333 $26.42 $26.58 $25.78
29 Apr 2022 $26.87 $0.67 2.56% 649,134 $26.41 $27.03 $26.35
28 Apr 2022 $26.20 $-0.15 -0.57% 500,107 $26.46 $26.75 $25.96
27 Apr 2022 $26.35 $-0.43 -1.61% 650,052 $26.45 $26.65 $25.95
26 Apr 2022 $26.78 $-0.58 -2.12% 835,057 $26.80 $27.09 $26.58
22 Apr 2022 $27.36 $-0.79 -2.81% 422,568 $27.90 $27.90 $27.09

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
09 Nov 2021 Andrew Barkla Issued 36 $1,428,179
Issue of securities. 124,411 - Performance Rights & Service Rights
29 Oct 2021 Colin Stirling Buy 667 $25,305
On-market trade.
30 Sep 2021 Peter Polson Sell 2 $93,362
On-market trade.
21 Sep 2021 Andrew Barkla Issued 16 $517,076
Issue of securities. 87,744 - Performance Rights & Service Rights
07 Sep 2021 Andrew Barkla Sell 150 $4,888,397
On-market trade.
31 Aug 2021 Andrew Barkla Expiry 24 $716,522
As advised by the company. 71,555 - Performance Rights
24,862 Performance Rights relating to FY19 LTI issued under the IDIP (lapsed).
31 Aug 2021 Andrew Barkla Exercise 24 $716,494
Conversion of securities. 96,417 - Performance Rights
31 Aug 2021 Andrew Barkla Buy 24 $716,494
Conversion of securities.
01 Jul 2021 Andrew Barkla Exercise 15 $374,733
Conversion of securities. 121,278 - Performance Rights
01 Jul 2021 Andrew Barkla Buy 15 $374,733
Conversion of securities.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Peter Leith Polson Non-Executive ChairmanNon-Executive Director Mar 2007
Mr Polson has experience in the financial services industry, first as Managing Director of the international funds management business with the Colonial Group, then as an executive with the Commonwealth Banking Group with responsibility for all investment and insurance services, including the group's funds management, master funds, superannuation and insurance businesses and third-party support services for brokers, agents and financial advisers. He is currently Chairman of Challenger Limited, Challenger Life Company Limited, Avant Group Insurance Limited and Very Special Kids. Peter is also a Director of Avant Mutual Group Limited and Avant Group Holdings Limited.
Mr Gregory (Greg) Charles West Non-Executive Director Dec 2006
Mr West is on the Council of the University of Wollongong and a Director and Chair of the Audit Committee of UOWGE Limited, a business arm of the University of Wollongong with universities in Dubai, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Greg is also a Director and Chair of Education Australia Limited. Previously, Greg was Chief Executive Officer of a dual listed ASX biotech company. He has worked at Price Waterhouse and has held senior finance executive roles in investment banking with Bankers Trust, Deutsche Bank, NZI and other financial institutions. Greg is a Director of the St James Foundation Limited. He is a Chartered Accountant with experience in the education sector, investment banking and financial services.
Ms Ariane Marie Barker Non-Executive Director Nov 2015
MS Barker is a Board Member of Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation since September 2016, a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee at Atlas Arteria since March 2021, a member of the Investment Committee at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute since 2011, and a former Board Director of Emergency Services & State Superannuation (ESSSuper). She has experience in international finance, risk management, debt and equity capital markets and venture capital, with over 20 years in senior executive roles at JBWere (part of National Australia Bank), Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs and HSBC in the United States, Europe, Japan, Hong Kong and Australia. She was previously the CEO of Scale Investors from 2017 to February 2021. She is Chair of the Risk Committee.
Mr Andrew David Barkla Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Aug 2015
Mr Barkla has experience in the technology, services and software industry, with more than 20 years of senior management experience in roles across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and North America. Prior to joining IDP Education, Andrew worked for SAP as President of Australia and New Zealand. Before this, he held leadership roles at Unisys, including Vice President of Unisys Asia Pacific Japan operations covering 13 countries, Member of Unisys Global Executive Committee, and Chairman of Unisys West: a technology services joint venture between BankWest and Unisys. Earlier in his career, Andrew was Vice President and General Manager of PeopleSoft's Asia Pacific region prior to the company's acquisition by Oracle.
Mr Christopher Byron Leptos Non-Executive Director Nov 2015
Mr Leptos recently retired as Chairman of SEA Electric and is Chairman of the National Heart Foundation of Australia. In 2020 Chris was appointed by the Federal Government to conduct a statutory review of the National Housing and Investment Corporation Act reporting to Parliament in 2021. In 2021 Chris was appointed by the Federal Government as the Independent Reviewer of the Food and Grocery Code under the Competition and Consumer Act. He is also a Senior Advisor to Flagstaff Partners, a member of the Advisory Board of The University of Melbourne Faculty of Business & Economics, and the Advisory Council of Asialink. He was previously a Senior Partner with KPMG, and Managing Partner Government at Ernst & Young where he had national responsibility for leading the public sector and higher education practice.
Professor David Arthur Battersby Non-Executive Director Feb 2011
Prof Battersby was appointed Vice- Chancellor of the University of Ballarat in 2006 and, in 2014, he became Foundation Vice-Chancellor of Federation University Australia, completing his term of office in 2016. He took up his current appointment as an Adjunct Professor at Southern Cross University in 2017. David's previous senior appointments have been at universities in Australia and New Zealand, and he has undertaken consultancies for UNESCO, the OECD and various government agencies. He was foundation Chair of the Australian Regional Universities Network and the board of the Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka and is currently on the Board of Directors of the Melbourne Institute of Technology. David is also Deputy Chair of the Board of Education Australia Limited.
Professor Colin J Stirling Non-Executive Director Feb 2018
Prof Stirling is the President and Vice-Chancellor of Flinders University and brings more than thirty years of experience in international education in Australia, the UK and the USA. Colin is a Director of Education Australia Limited and has held various other board positions across health, academic and community organisations.
Mr Ashley Warmbrand Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel Apr 2021
Murray Walton Chief Financial Officer
Harmeet Pental Chief Operating Officer
Warwick Freeland Chief Strategy Officer and Managing Director IELTS Australia
Ashley Warmbrand Company SecretaryGeneral Counsel

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
Education Australia Limited 111,334,485 40.00%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 59,885,303 21.52%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 37,241,770 13.38%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 33,888,435 12.18%
National Nominees Limited 11,212,535 4.03%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 8,820,693 3.17%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited I 2,640,971 0.95%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited 1,091,352 0.39%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited I 647,572 0.23%
Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 566,181 0.20%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Six Sis Ltd 504,149 0.18%
Diversified United Investment Limited 500,000 0.18%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd 362,422 0.13%
Easty Holdings Pty Ltd 282,817 0.10%
Amp Life Limited 250,796 0.09%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited A/C 2 213,817 0.08%
BNP Paribas Noms(Nz) Ltd 199,441 0.07%
Woodross Nominees Pty Ltd 181,969 0.07%
Mirrabooka Investments Limited 165,000 0.06%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited i 164,850 0.06%