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Orica Ltd (ASX: ORI) Share Price and News

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Fundamental Company Figures

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Market Cap $5.78 billion
P/E Ratio 34.01
Dividend Yield 2.29%
Shares Outstanding 406.92 million
Earnings per share 0.424
Dividend per share 0.33
Year To Date Return -4.82%
Earnings Yield 2.94%
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Dividend Payment History

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
30 Nov 2020 $0.1650 0.00% Final 15 Jan 2021
28 May 2020 $0.1650 0.00% Interim 08 Jul 2020
12 Nov 2019 $0.3300 15.15% Final 13 Dec 2019
30 May 2019 $0.2200 0.00% Interim 01 Jul 2019
12 Nov 2018 $0.3150 0.00% Final 07 Dec 2018
31 May 2018 $0.2000 0.00% Interim 02 Jul 2018
14 Nov 2017 $0.2800 0.00% Final 08 Dec 2017
31 May 2017 $0.2350 12.77% Interim 03 Jul 2017
10 Nov 2016 $0.2900 27.59% Final 09 Dec 2016
31 May 2016 $0.2050 48.78% Interim 01 Jul 2016
25 Nov 2015 $0.5600 35.71% Final 18 Dec 2015
28 May 2015 $0.4000 35.00% 01 Jul 2015
01 Dec 2014 $0.5600 35.71% 19 Dec 2014
29 May 2014 $0.4000 40.00% Interim 01 Jul 2014
28 May 2013 $0.3900 38.46% Interim 01 Jul 2013
28 May 2012 $0.3800 36.84% Interim 02 Jul 2012
26 May 2011 $0.3700 48.65% Interim 01 Jul 2011
11 Nov 2010 $0.5400 100.00% Final 10 Dec 2010
12 Nov 2008 $0.5500 36.36% Final 05 Dec 2008
27 Mar 2008 $0.3900 35.90% Interim 04 Jul 2008
14 Nov 2007 $0.5300 32.08% Final 14 Dec 2007
08 Jun 2007 $0.3600 38.89% Interim 06 Jul 2007
20 Nov 2006 $0.4800 43.75% Final 15 Dec 2006
07 Jun 2006 $0.2600 34.62% Interim 07 Jul 2006
23 Nov 2005 $0.4600 32.61% Final 16 Dec 2005
20 Jun 2005 $0.2500 32.00% 15 Jul 2005
11 Nov 2004 $0.4500 46.67% 08 Dec 2004
18 Jun 2004 $0.2300 30.43% 15 Jul 2004
13 Nov 2003 $0.3400 19.09% Final 10 Dec 2003
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Yearly Dividend Payment Chart

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About Orica Ltd (ASX: ORI)

Orica Ltd (ASX:ORI) is an Australian-based, multinational company that primarily provides commercial blasting and tunnelling solutions. It manufactures and distributes a wide variety of explosives and blasting chemicals and products to the mining, energy and infrastructure sectors.

In addition to being one of the world’s largest suppliers of commercial explosives, Orica provides specialist ground support services across mining and tunnelling projects. The company also specialises in the production of nitrogen fertilisers for the agriculture industry.

With its head office in Melbourne, Orica’s global operations span four key regions which are Australia and Asia Pacific, North America, Latin America and Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Its markets include surface metal, surface coal, underground mining, oil and gas, construction, and quarrying.

Founded in 1874, Orica was an original supplier of explosives during the Victorian gold rush. Today, the company employs around 11,500 people globally and services clients across more than 100 countries. Throughout its history, Orica has undertaken many acquisitions enabling it to considerably expand its product offering and geographic market penetration.

The rising Orica share price has seen it become a multi-billion-dollar company which is part of the top 50 companies on the ASX by market capitalisation.

Share Price History

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
16 Apr 2021 $14.20 $-0.22 -1.53% 776,481 $14.40 $14.46 $14.18
15 Apr 2021 $14.42 $0.06 0.42% 719,500 $14.34 $14.47 $14.18
14 Apr 2021 $14.36 $0.00 0.00% 647,733 $14.37 $14.45 $14.23
13 Apr 2021 $14.36 $-0.05 -0.35% 658,877 $14.50 $14.52 $14.24
12 Apr 2021 $14.41 $-0.16 -1.10% 940,647 $14.55 $14.57 $14.41
09 Apr 2021 $14.57 $-0.03 -0.21% 838,410 $14.52 $14.79 $14.45
08 Apr 2021 $14.60 $0.13 0.90% 1,035,085 $14.65 $14.74 $14.39
07 Apr 2021 $14.47 $0.34 2.41% 1,043,152 $14.17 $14.60 $14.10
06 Apr 2021 $14.13 $-0.07 -0.49% 902,983 $14.51 $14.58 $14.01
01 Apr 2021 $14.20 $0.25 1.79% 773,388 $14.32 $14.32 $14.10
31 Mar 2021 $13.95 $-0.01 -0.07% 1,100,723 $13.98 $14.11 $13.88
30 Mar 2021 $13.96 $-0.19 -1.34% 1,420,393 $14.33 $14.65 $13.95
29 Mar 2021 $14.15 $0.07 0.50% 1,067,740 $14.30 $14.41 $14.15
26 Mar 2021 $14.08 $0.03 0.21% 2,522,346 $14.01 $14.18 $13.96
25 Mar 2021 $14.05 $0.03 0.21% 1,154,059 $13.95 $14.11 $13.89
24 Mar 2021 $14.02 $0.08 0.57% 1,358,075 $13.86 $14.02 $13.83
23 Mar 2021 $13.94 $0.05 0.36% 1,524,782 $13.89 $14.05 $13.87
22 Mar 2021 $13.89 $0.20 1.46% 616,534 $13.69 $13.89 $13.60
19 Mar 2021 $13.69 $0.29 2.16% 3,317,377 $13.22 $13.75 $13.18
18 Mar 2021 $13.40 $0.21 1.59% 2,605,996 $13.23 $13.41 $13.17
17 Mar 2021 $13.19 $0.03 0.23% 1,939,736 $13.22 $13.25 $13.09
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Director Transactions

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
03 Feb 2021 Alberto Calderon Issued 227 $3,869,999
15 Jan 2021 Alberto Calderon Issued 627 $10,028
14 Jan 2021 Alberto Calderon Buy 6 $100,733
08 Dec 2020 Alberto Calderon Issued 23 $406,706
24 Nov 2020 John Beevers Buy 3 $60,739
23 Nov 2020 Alberto Calderon Cancelled 207 $3,421,062
08 Jul 2020 Alberto Calderon Issued 1 $34,339
13 May 2020 Alberto Calderon Buy 5 $80,365
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Directors & Management

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Name Title StartDate Profile
Mr Gene Thomas Tilbrook Non-Executive Director Aug 2013
Mr Malcolm William Broomhead Non-Executive Director,Non-Executive Chairman Sep 2001
Ms Karen Anne Moses Non-Executive Director Jul 2016
Ms Denise Waund Gibson Non-Executive Director Jan 2018
Ms Maxine Nicole Brenner Non-Executive Director Apr 2013
Mr Swan Foo Boon Non-Executive Director May 2019
Mr John Richard Beevers Non-Executive Director Feb 2020
Mr Sanjeev Gandhi Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director Apr 2021
Ms Kirsten Anderson Llewellyn Company Secretary Mar 2020
Ms Erin O'Connor Company Secretary Mar 2020
Angus Melbourne Chief Commercial Officer
Delphine Cassidy Chief Communications Officer
Adam Hall Chief Development Officer
Christopher Davis Chief Financial Officer
Darryl Cuzzubbo Chief Manufacturing Officer
Ryan Kerr Chief People Officer (Interim)
Kirsten Anderson Llewellyn Company Secretary
Erin O'Connor Company Secretary
Sanjeev Gandhi President - Australia Pacific and Asia
Thomas Schutte President - Europe, Middle East and Africa
German Morales President - Latin America
James Bonnor President - North America
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Top Share Holders

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