Orica Ltd (ASX: ORI) Share Price and News

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Market Cap $5.76 billion
P/E Ratio 82.64
Dividend Yield 1.68%
Shares Outstanding 407.51 million
Earnings per share 0.185
Dividend per share 0.24
Year To Date Return -4.36%
Earnings Yield 1.21%
Franking N/A
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Orica Ltd (ASX: ORI)
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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
19 Nov 2021 $0.1650 0.00% Final 22 Dec 2021
31 May 2021 $0.0750 0.00% Interim 09 Jul 2021
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

ORI ASX Announcements

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About Orica Ltd

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.

ORI Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
06 Dec 2021 $14.14 $-0.11 -0.77% 984,233 $14.20 $14.38 $14.05
03 Dec 2021 $14.25 $-0.01 -0.07% 635,771 $14.41 $14.45 $14.17
02 Dec 2021 $14.26 $0.06 0.42% 678,454 $14.04 $14.35 $14.04
01 Dec 2021 $14.20 $0.04 0.28% 1,073,131 $14.21 $14.41 $14.01
30 Nov 2021 $14.16 $-0.22 -1.53% 2,712,083 $14.16 $14.58 $14.12
29 Nov 2021 $14.38 $-0.13 -0.90% 1,101,955 $14.32 $14.43 $14.28
26 Nov 2021 $14.51 $-0.42 -2.81% 743,304 $14.77 $14.94 $14.44
25 Nov 2021 $14.93 $-0.03 -0.20% 968,324 $14.90 $14.95 $14.78
24 Nov 2021 $14.96 $-0.02 -0.13% 1,056,027 $14.80 $15.02 $14.80
23 Nov 2021 $14.98 $0.01 0.07% 844,201 $15.00 $15.01 $14.82
22 Nov 2021 $14.97 $-0.15 -0.99% 584,997 $15.04 $15.09 $14.81
19 Nov 2021 $15.12 $0.06 0.40% 1,366,156 $14.80 $15.17 $14.73
18 Nov 2021 $15.06 $0.08 0.53% 2,231,458 $14.97 $15.16 $14.85
17 Nov 2021 $14.98 $0.01 0.07% 1,939,295 $15.00 $15.11 $14.84
16 Nov 2021 $14.97 $-0.27 -1.77% 1,690,250 $15.43 $15.47 $14.83
15 Nov 2021 $15.24 $-0.22 -1.42% 1,074,327 $15.55 $15.65 $15.16
12 Nov 2021 $15.46 $0.67 4.53% 2,044,740 $14.99 $15.46 $14.87
11 Nov 2021 $14.79 $-0.56 -3.65% 1,602,286 $15.22 $15.30 $14.63
10 Nov 2021 $15.35 $0.02 0.13% 855,152 $15.50 $15.55 $15.25
09 Nov 2021 $15.33 $0.05 0.33% 962,297 $15.28 $15.47 $15.23

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
15 Nov 2021 Swan Foo Boon Buy 16 $249,780
On-market trade.
30 Sep 2021 Denise Gibson Buy 10 $99,060
On-market trade. Trading in $USD.
24 May 2021 Sanjeev Gandhi Issued 10 $145,220
Director remuneration. 96,274 - Sign-on Executive Rights, Deferred Rights & Performance Rights
18 May 2021 John Beevers Buy 3 $49,548
On-market trade.
03 Feb 2021 Alberto Calderon Issued 227 $3,869,999
Issue of securities. 603,588 - Performance Rights
15 Jan 2021 Alberto Calderon Issued 627 $10,028
Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRP).
14 Jan 2021 Alberto Calderon Buy 6 $100,733
On-market trade.
08 Dec 2020 Alberto Calderon Issued 23 $406,706
Issue of securities.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Gene Thomas Tilbrook Non-Executive Director Aug 2013
Mr Tilbrook has been a Non-executive Director since August 2013. He is Chair of the Board Audit and Risk Committee and member of the Safety, Health, Environment, Community and Security Committee and the Nominations Committee. He is also a Director of GPT Group and Woodside Petroleum, Director of the Bell Shakespeare Company, former Director of Aurizon Holdings and Fletcher Building and former Executive Director of Wesfarmers Limited.
Mr Malcolm William Broomhead Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Sep 2001
Mr Broomhead is a Director of BHP Group Limited and Plc and a former Chairman of Asciano Limited. He is a Director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and Council Member of Opportunity International Australia.
Ms Karen Anne Moses Non-Executive Director Jul 2016
Ms Moses is a Director of Boral Limited, Charter Hall Group, Snowy Hydro Limited, and Sydney Symphony Limited, a Fellow of the Senate of Sydney University, and Chair of the NSW Artform Board for Dance and Physical Theatre. She is a former Director of Sydney Dance Company, SAS Trustee Corporation, Australia Pacific LNG Pty Limited, Origin Energy Limited, Contact Energy Limited, Energia Andina S.A., Australian Energy Market Operator Ltd, VENCorp and Energy and Water Ombudsman (Victoria) Limited. Ms Moses is Chair of the Safety, Health, Environment, Community and Security Committee, and member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee.
Ms Denise Waund Gibson Non-Executive Director Jan 2018
Ms Gibson is co-founder and Chairman of Ice Mobility, Director of Aerial Technologies Inc., NASDAQ-listed VOXX International Corporation and ORBCOMM Inc., a board member of Consumer Technology Association, and Chairman of the Consumer Technology Association Foundation, both not-for-profit organisations. She is the founder and former CEO of Brightstar US. Ms Gibson is Chair of the Innovation and Technology Committee and member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee.
Ms Maxine Nicole Brenner Non-Executive Director Apr 2013
Ms Brenner has is a Director of Origin Energy Limited, Qantas Airways Limited and Woolworths Group Limited and former Director of Neverfail Australia Ltd, Treasury Corporation of NSW Federal Airports Corporation and Growthpoint Properties Australia Limited. She is also the former Managing Director of Investment Banking at Investec Bank (Australia) Ltd and a former member of the Takeovers Panel. Ms Brennerhas is Chair of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee and member of the Board Risk Committee.
Mr Swan Foo Boon Non-Executive Director May 2019
Mr Boon is Chairman and Non-executive Director of SGX-ST-listed Global Investments Limited, Chairman of Allgrace Investment Management Private Limited, and Chairman of Singapore Consortium Investment Management Limited. Boon is an external Director of China Huadian Corporation Ltd and China Baowu Steel Group Corporation Ltd. Previously, he was a Senior Advisor to Temasek International Advisors Pte Ltd, and Non-executive Director of Singbridge Holdings Pte Ltd, Singbridge International Singapore Pte Ltd and SinoSingapore Guangzhou Knowledge City Investment and Development Company. Mr Boon is a member of the Innovation and Technology Committee and Board Risk Committee.
Mr John Richard Beevers Non-Executive Director Feb 2020
Mr Beevers is also a Director of Syrah Resources Limited and former Director of QUT Bluebox, the commercialisation arm of the Queensland University of Technology. Mr Beevers is a member of the Safety, Health, Environment, Community and Security Committee, the Innovation and Technology Committee.
Mr Sanjeev Gandhi Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Apr 2021
Mr Gandhi joined Orica in July 2020 after spending 26 years with German chemical company BASF SE, the global leader in the chemical industry. During his tenure with BASF, he held senior marketing, commercial, business leadership and director roles, in India, Germany, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong. Most recently, Mr Gandhi was an Executive Director of BASF SE and Head of Asia Pacific as well as Head of Global Chemicals Segment (Intermediates & Petrochemicals) based out of Hong Kong. His Professional Career Summary includes: 2020 - Group Executive & President - Australia Pacific Asia, Orica Limited; 2014 - 2019 - Member of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, responsible for the region Asia Pacific headquartered in Hong Kong and the Chemicals Segment consisting of the divisions Petrochemicals and Intermediates headquartered in Ludwigshafen, Germany; 2010 - President, Intermediates, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany; 2008 - Senior Vice President, Regional Business Unit, Petrochemicals Asia Pacific, BASF South East Asia Pte. Ltd., Singapore; 2006 - Vice President, Business Management, Intermediates, BASF Japan Ltd., Tokyo, Japan; 2003 - Director, Regional Business Management, Diols & Polyalcohols, BASF East Asia Regional Headquarters Ltd., Hong Kong; 2001 -Manager, Regional Marketing, Intermediates, BASF Japan Ltd., Tokyo, Japan; 2000 - Product Manager, Intermediates, BASF Aktiengesellschaft (since January 14, 2008 BASF SE), Ludwigshafen, Germany; 1993 - Marketing Executive, Intermediates, Inorganics & Basic Chemicals, BASF India Limited, Mumbai, India; 1993 - Reliance Industries Limited, Strategy; and 1991 - Deepak Nitrite Limited, Marketing.
Ms Kirsten Anderson Llewellyn Company Secretary Mar 2020
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Ms Erin O'Connor Company Secretary Mar 2020
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Angus Melbourne Chief Commercial Officer
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Delphine Cassidy Chief Communications Officer
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Adam Hall Chief Development Officer
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Christopher Davis Chief Financial Officer
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Darryl Cuzzubbo Chief Manufacturing Officer
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Ryan Kerr Chief People Officer (Interim)
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Erin O'Connor Company Secretary
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Kirsten Anderson Llewellyn Company Secretary
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Sanjeev Gandhi President - Australia Pacific and Asia
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Thomas Schutte President - Europe Middle East and Africa
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German Morales President - Latin America
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James Bonnor President - North America
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Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 166,549,478 41.03%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 104,966,491 25.86%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 24,072,592 5.93%
National Nominees Limited 15,754,637 3.88%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Colonial First State Inv A/C> 11,234,444 2.77%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <Agency Lending Drp A/C> 6,110,186 1.51%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <Drp> 5,962,249 1.47%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <Nt-Comnwlth Super Corp A/C> 2,634,116 0.65%
Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 2,225,773 0.55%
Argo Investments Limited 1,955,364 0.48%
The Senior Master Of The Supreme Court <Common Fund No 3> 1,406,117 0.35%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited i 1,060,879 0.26%
Gwynvill Investments Pty Ltd 711,574 0.18%
Carlton Hotel Limited 541,764 0.13%
Australian United Investment Company Limited 500,000 0.12%
AMP Life Limited 333,654 0.08%
BNP Paribas Noms (Nz) Ltd <Drp> 333,244 0.08%
Security Portman Pty Ltd 312,750 0.08%
CS Fourth Nominees Pty Limited <Hsbc Cust Nom Au Ltd 11 A/C> 301,376 0.07%
Mr Kwok Ching Chow & Ms Pik Yun Peggy Chan 299,247 0.07%

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