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Market Cap $3.27 billion
P/E Ratio 7.42
Dividend Yield 1.52%
Shares Outstanding 1.37 billion
Earnings per share 0.221
Dividend per share 0.04
Year To Date Return 33.65%
Earnings Yield 13.47%
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  • Perseus Mining Ltd (ASX: PRU)
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Yes, Perseus Mining has historically paid two unfranked shareholder dividends a year from April 2022.

    Perseus Mining generally pays its shareholder dividends in April and October.

    Perseus Mining Ltd listed on the ASX on 22 September 2004.

    Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
    07 Mar 2024 $0.0125 0.00% Interim 05 Apr 2024
    12 Sep 2023 $0.0248 0.00% Final 12 Oct 2023
    07 Mar 2023 $0.0106 0.00% Interim 06 Apr 2023
    12 Sep 2022 $0.0164 0.00% Final 12 Oct 2022
    07 Mar 2022 $0.0081 0.00% Interim 07 Apr 2022

    PRU 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.

    DateAnnouncementPrice Sensitive?TimeNo. of PagesFile Size

    About Perseus Mining Ltd

    Perseus Mining Ltd (ASX: PRU) is engaged in the exploration, development, and mining of gold in Africa.

    The company operates three mines: Edikan in Ghana, and Sissingué and Yaouré in Côte d'Ivoire. Perseus has recently acquired Orca Gold and now owns 70% of the Meyas Sand gold project in Sudan (formerly known as Block 14 development project) and a 31.4% stake in the Koné Gold Project in Cote d'Ivoire.

    In the 2022 calendar year, Perseus Mining recorded gold production of more than 521,000 ounces.


    PRU Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
    24 Jun 2024 $2.38 $-0.08 -3.25% 3,915,291 $2.39 $2.40 $2.35
    21 Jun 2024 $2.46 $0.07 2.93% 18,354,428 $2.48 $2.48 $2.42
    20 Jun 2024 $2.39 $0.03 1.27% 4,700,282 $2.35 $2.39 $2.34
    19 Jun 2024 $2.36 $0.03 1.29% 2,262,632 $2.38 $2.38 $2.34
    18 Jun 2024 $2.33 $0.00 0.00% 2,990,990 $2.35 $2.36 $2.32
    17 Jun 2024 $2.33 $0.00 0.00% 3,664,515 $2.39 $2.39 $2.31
    14 Jun 2024 $2.33 $-0.03 -1.27% 4,091,393 $2.36 $2.37 $2.31
    13 Jun 2024 $2.36 $0.06 2.61% 4,172,154 $2.34 $2.39 $2.34
    12 Jun 2024 $2.30 $-0.03 -1.29% 2,929,059 $2.31 $2.32 $2.29
    11 Jun 2024 $2.33 $-0.15 -6.05% 8,584,702 $2.35 $2.35 $2.29
    07 Jun 2024 $2.48 $0.04 1.64% 3,072,554 $2.51 $2.53 $2.46
    06 Jun 2024 $2.44 $0.10 4.27% 4,337,631 $2.39 $2.46 $2.37
    05 Jun 2024 $2.34 $-0.05 -2.09% 4,167,412 $2.32 $2.35 $2.30
    04 Jun 2024 $2.39 $0.07 3.02% 3,167,926 $2.37 $2.41 $2.35
    03 Jun 2024 $2.32 $-0.03 -1.28% 2,864,312 $2.37 $2.40 $2.31
    31 May 2024 $2.35 $0.06 2.62% 5,770,960 $2.32 $2.39 $2.32
    30 May 2024 $2.29 $-0.10 -4.18% 5,734,254 $2.36 $2.39 $2.28
    29 May 2024 $2.39 $-0.02 -0.83% 6,263,837 $2.47 $2.49 $2.39
    28 May 2024 $2.41 $-0.07 -2.82% 11,053,501 $2.47 $2.49 $2.41
    27 May 2024 $2.48 $0.04 1.64% 2,868,226 $2.45 $2.48 $2.43

    Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
    01 Sep 2023 Jeffrey(Jeff) Quartermaine Buy 2,394,718 $4,537,990
    Conversion of securities. As per announcement on 01-09-2023
    There is transaction reported for conversion of performance rights in contracts.

    Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Title Start Date Profile
    Dr David Meldrum Ransom Non-Executive Director Nov 2019
    Mr Ransom has directly managed exploration programmes for a range of Companies in Australia and in Canada and served as a highly regarded independent consultant to the global mining industry for many years. More recently, Mr Ransom has performed the role of Resource Analyst/Portfolio Manager with responsibility for the Materials and Energy portfolio.
    Mr Jeffrey(Jeff) Allan Quartermaine Executive ChairmanChief Executive OfficerManaging Director Feb 2013
    Mr Quartermaine, was appointed on 1 February 2013 after previously serving as the group's Chief Financial Officer from 2010 to 2013. Mr Quartermaine has more than 30 years of experience in senior financial and strategic management roles with ASX and TSX-listed resources companies.
    Mr Daniel Richard Lougher Non-Executive Director May 2019
    Mr Lougher's career spans more than 35 years involving a range of exploration, feasibility, development, operations, and corporate roles with Australian and international mining companies including a period of eighteen years spent in Africa with BHP Billiton, Impala Plats, Anglo American and Genmin. He is also the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the successful Australian nickel miner, Western Areas Ltd.
    John Francis Gerald McGloin Non-Executive Director Apr 2016
    Mr McGloin has worked for many years in Africa within the mining industry before moving into consultancy and subsequently into investment banking. He joined Collins Stewart following four years at Arbuthnot Banking Group where he led the mining team. Prior to that he was the mining analyst at Evolution Securities. Over the years, he has acted for many mining companies including African Platinum, Randgold Resources, Avocet Mining, European Goldfields and Titanium Resources Group.
    Ms Elissa Sarah Brown Non-Executive Director Nov 2020
    Ms Brown has over 19 years of experience in a range of financial roles with Australian and International companies. With over 15 years experience in the resources sector, she has held roles with various companies involved with gold, base metals and oil & gas in Australia and internationally.
    Ms Amber Jemma Banfield Non-Executive Director May 2021
    Ms Banfield held management positions with Worley for 20 years, contributing to the Australian company growing into the world's largest energy and resources engineering services provider with 48,000 employees across 49 countries globally. Her most recent roles included Global Strategy Manager and Global M&A Manager where amongst other things, she was responsible for developing and implementing a companywide Energy Transition strategy to grow decarbonising businesses including hydrogen and renewables.
    Mr Richard(Rick) Peter Menell Non-Executive Director May 2024
    Mr Menell has 40 years and has involved senior leadership roles in a range of major African based resources companies. Rick worked as a geologist in Canada, USA and South Africa before spending time as an investment banker for the mining industry in New York and Australia with JP Morgan. After a period as an executive director for Delta Gold in Australia, working on new gold mines in Australia and gold and platinum projects in Zimbabwe, he returned to South Africa in 1991 and rejoined the mining industry there as finance director for mining company Anglovaal Mining. Rick led Anglovaal Mining from 1996 as CEO and then Executive Chairman until 2004. Rick also served as President of the SA Minerals Council, Chairman of Tourism SA, Chairman of Bateman Engineering, Deputy Chairman of Harmony Gold and of Associated Manganese Mines, and a director of Standard Bank Group, Telkom South Africa and Mutual & Federal Insurance. He has been a director of the World Gold Council, senior advisor to the WTO, the IOM and a Mining Council member for the World Economic Forum. In 2011, Rick joined Credit Suisse investment banking group as a Senior Advisor, working on transactions in all sectors, and throughout sub-Saharan Africa, leaving the group on its merger with UBS in 2023. He has retained an involvement in leadership in the mining and mining supplies industries, retiring recently as Deputy Chairman of Gold Fields Ltd and as Senior Independent Director of the Weir Group (UK). He remains an Independent Non-Executive Director at Sibanye-Stillwater Limited, a precious and energy-transition metals mining company listed in Johannesburg and New York, having served for several years as Lead Independent Director. Rick has in the nonprofit-sector, serving on numerous boards including the Business Trust, the NBI, BLSA and the CDE, all in South Africa. He is founding Co-Chairman of City Year South Africa youth service organisation, a trustee of the Foundation at the University of the Western Cape and a member of the Advisory Board of the African Leadership Academy.
    Mr Martijin Paul Bosboom General CounselCompany Secretary Nov 2013
    Martijin Paul Bosboom General CounselCompany Secretary

    Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Shares Capital
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 661,160,037 48.27%
    JP Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 211,352,078 15.43%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 172,451,562 12.59%
    BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <DRP> 65,314,257 4.77%
    CDS & Co 37,086,862 2.71%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd ACF Clearstream 33,234,514 2.43%
    National Nominees Limited 31,031,135 2.27%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Agency Lending Collateral> 15,312,900 1.12%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd < IB AU Noms Retail Client DRP> 9,169,753 0.67%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Agency Lending DRP> 7,391,398 0.54%
    New Economy Com Au Nominees Pty Ltd <900 account> 4,531,339 0.33%
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <GSCO ECA> 3,749,228 0.27%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Colonial First State Inv> 3,525,854 0.26%
    Mr Richard Arthur Lockwood 3,135,000 0.23%
    Mr Jeffrey Allan Quartermaine 1,992,524 0.15%
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Ltd A/C2 1,780,264 0.13%
    Woodross Nominees Pty Ltd 1,561,289 0.11%
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <GSCO Customers> 1,550,455 0.11%
    UBS Nominees Pty Ltd 1,541,229 0.11%
    Warbont Nominees Pty Ltd <Unpaid Entrepot A/C> 1,414,661 0.10%