Aberdeen Standard Asia Focus PLC Fundamentals Datasheet and Stock Analysis


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Aberdeen Asian Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC is an investment company. The Company aims to maximize total return to shareholders over the long term from a portfolio of smaller quoted companies in the economies of Asia and Australasia, excluding Japan. The Company's assets are invested in a diversified portfolio of securities (including equity shares, preference shares, convertible securities, warrants and other equity-related securities) in quoted smaller companies spread across a range of industries and economies in the investment region, including Australia, Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, The Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan and Thailand, together with such other countries in Asia (the investment region). It may also invest in collective investment schemes and in companies traded on stock markets outside the investment region. The Company's investment manager is Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited.

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Operation Breakdown
Geographical - by origin (turnover)
Product (turnover)


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Company Information

Non-Executive Director: Haruko Fukuda Hugh Young  Non-Executive Chairman: Nigel Cayzer  Independent Non-Executive Director: Randal Dunluce, Deborah Guthrie, Krishna Shanmuganathan Charlotte Black  Company Secretary: Charles Mearns  

Composite Ranking: 41
Historic EPS Ranking: 6
Forecast EPS Ranking: 
Price Relative Strength: 50
Industry Strength: I
SMR Ranking: C
ROCE Ranking: F
Accumulation/Dist: C
Mkt Accumulation/Dist: C
Unbroken Annual EPS: D
Unbroken Interim EPS: E
PEG Current Ranking: A
PEG Forecast Ranking: A
PE Current Ranking: A
PE Forecast Ranking: A
Margin Current Ranking: D
Margin Forecast Ranking: D
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Operating Profit/(loss)£m7.286.379.265.529.059.439.839.43£m0.00
Profit Before Tax£m5.814.927.743.937.437.578.237.89£m0.00
Profit After Tax£m5.054.346.943.406.826.687.477.09£m0.00
Profit After Tax (from discontinued operations)£m0.£m0.00
Overall Profit for the Period£m0.£m0.00
EPS Growth%5.01(17.41)59.32(49.37)109.44(0.21)12.30(0.88)%(100.00)
Earnings Per Sharep13.8411.4318.219.2219.3119.2721.6421.45p0.00
Op. Cash Flow P/Sp10.98(14.84)(18.97)(18.90)(11.64)£0.00
Cash Flow P/S Grth%(19.21)
Net Cash Flow P/Sp0.£0.00
Capital Exp P/S££0.00
Tax Rate%
P/E Ratiox72.9083.1043.00100.2055.0054.7053.1044.70x0.00
P/E Growth££0.00
Turnover Per Share££0.00
Pre-Tax Profit / Share££0.00
Operating Margin%63.2755.7762.7850.2365.1264.2467.1869.39%0.00
Mkt Cap£m350.13318.48250.01291.18334.67332.47362.40301.90£m0.00
Dividend Per Sharep10.0010.0010.5010.5012.0013.0014.0014.50p0.00
DPS Growth%
Dividend Yield%
Dividend Coverx1.381.141.730.881.611.481.551.48x0.00
Shareholder Funds£m382.93369.12343.97383.74430.11433.71441.01358.96£m0.00
Net Borrowings£m(17.24)(5.68)(6.68)(13.62)(4.01)(9.40)(10.24)(10.92)£m0.00
Net Assets£m382.93369.12343.97383.73430.00434.00441.01358.96£m0.00
Net Assets P/S££0.00
Latest Forecast
Div Yield0.0%0.0%
Div Cover0.0%0.0%
Op Margin0.0%0.0%
Director Deals
Traded Action Notifier Price Amount Value
09-Jun-20BuyKrishna Shanmuganathan942.89p1,054,639,938.06
14-Apr-20BuyMartin J Gilbert831.00p12,500£,103,875.01
12-Dec-19Buy DividendsHaruko Fukuda1,070.00p64£,684.80
30-Apr-19BuyDeborah Guthrie1,060.35p2,345,324,865.21
30-Apr-19BuyDeborah Guthrie1,054.65p2,345,324,731.65
02-Apr-19SellHaruko Fukuda1,041.00p3,331.23
01-Apr-19BuyCharlotte Black1,046.00p958,310,020.68
01-Apr-19BuyCharlotte Black1,046.00p958,310,020.68
22-Jan-19BuyHaruko Fukuda1,049.50p58£,608.71
29-May-18BuyHugh Young830.00p25,535£,211,940.50
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32m    Major: 56%    Director: 0%
Notifier Holding Value
Hugh Young149,535,929,001.50
Deborah Guthrie4,690<,501
Haruko Fukuda3,685/,536.50
Krishna Shanmuganathan1,054 ,596.60
Charlotte Black958 ,358.20
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Gearing & Cover
News Title Date Time Source
Holding(s) in Company28-May-2017:38RNS
Transaction in Own Shares28-May-2017:09RNS
Transaction in Own Shares27-May-2017:05RNS
Transaction in Own Shares26-May-2017:03RNS
Gearing disclosure26-May-2014:52RNS
Transaction in Own Shares22-May-2016:48RNS
Transaction in Own Shares21-May-2016:53RNS
Gearing disclosure18-May-2012:27RNS
Portfolio disclosure14-May-2014:29RNS
Transaction in Own Shares11-May-2017:02RNS
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