Incitec Pivot Ltd (ASX: IPL) Share Price and News
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Incitec Pivot Ltd (IPL) is a global company that produces and exports a wide range of explosives, industrial chemicals and fertilisers to service the agriculture and resources sectors. The company has 2 customer-facing businesses: Dyno Nobel in the Americas and Asia Pacific regions and Incitec Pivot Fertilisers in Australia.
Incitec Pivot was formed when phosphate co-operative Pivot Limited and Incitec Fertilisers merged in 2003. On the explosives side, the company has a long and unique history. In 1865, Alfred Nobel (who later created the Nobel Prize) invented detonators and dynamite and established the company that later became Dyno Nobel. Incitec then acquired this business in 2008.
Today, Incitec shares sit within the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) as one of the largest public companies in Australia. It has historically distributed a portion of its profits back to shareholders through dividends.
Incitec Pivot Ltd (ASX: IPL) Latest News
Mike King | November 11, 2014 10:40am
S&P/ASX 200 opens flat, despite modest gains on Wall Street overnight More »
Tom Richardson | July 9, 2014 4:36pm
If you're looking for large-cap business at good prices with growth runways, then look no further. More »
Darryl Daté-Shappard | April 29, 2014 5:14pm
What would be a good fit for the retailing giant? More »
Sean O'Neill | April 22, 2014 11:48am
This property developer and explosives manufacturer are often overlooked by investors. More »
Tim McArthur | March 17, 2014 3:34pm
Increasing volumes of agricultural aids will be required as China and India’s per capita income rises. More »
Darryl Daté-Shappard | January 28, 2014 11:49am
Mining explosives and chemicals makers adjust to softer mining outlook. More »