Base Resources Limited (BSE)

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General Information
Company Name: Base Resources Limited
Stock Code: BSE
GICS Sub-Industry: Diversified Metals & Mining
Market Cap ($M): 65
Equiv. Shares (M): 564

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
 $ 0.120 $ 0.120 $ 0.125 $ 0.120 $ 0.115 246,482 $ 0.005  4.348 %

Company Overview

Business Description:
Base Resources Limited (BSE) is a mineral exploration company. BSE currently holds one flagship project which is Kwale Mineral Sands Project and one exploration project which is Kenyan Exploration Project.

Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A -14.1 -2.5 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2013  A -6.7 -1.3 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A 0.3 0.1 -- 595.3 0.0 0.0 --
Source: Aspect actuals / Thomson IBES estimates

Peer Comparison
EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
Company Mkt Cap 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F 2012 A 2013 F 2014 F
BHP Billiton (BHP) $98,760 M 0.1223 -0.2880 -0.0626 11.4996 16.1519 17.2298 4.18 5.15 5.24
Base Resources (BSE) $65 M -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.00 -- --
Iluka Resources (ILU) $3,429 M -0.5337 1.1643 0.8304 57.2727 26.4620 14.4572 2.32 3.28 4.71
Rio Tinto (RIO) $24,642 M -0.1938 -0.3204 0.1906 9.1353 13.4422 11.2899 4.64 5.15 5.36
Sims Metal Management (SGM) $2,609 M 3.0215 0.8039 0.3109 37.8491 20.9816 16.0050 0.78 2.51 2.97

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
BSE 3.00 -- 0.32 -- 2.22
Market 0.94 14.2 1.02 1.13 2.85
Sector 0.58 12.7 0.69 2.00 2.25

Name Position Start Date
Mr Colin Bwye Executive Director,Executive Director - Operations & Development 12 July 2010
Mr Timothy (Tim) James Carstens Managing Director 05 May 2008
Mr Andrew John King Non-Executive Chairman 28 May 2008
Mr Keith William Spence Non-Executive Director 20 February 2015
Mr Malcolm Hugh Macpherson Non-Executive Director 25 July 2013
Mr Samuel John Corbin Willis Non-Executive Director 23 May 2007
Mr Michael (Mike) Henry Stirzaker Non-Executive Director 28 November 2011
Dr Michael Anderson Non-Executive Director 28 November 2011

Name Position
K Balloch Chief Financial Officer
Winton William Willesee Company Secretary
C Forbes General Manager - Environment & Community Affairs
J Schwarz General Manager - External Affairs & Development
S Hay General Manager - Marketing
D Vickers General Manager - Operations

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
39,863,298 (8.66%) Acorn Capital Limited
56,851,215 (12.35%) Taurus SM Holdings Pty Limited
28,121,727 (5.01%) Genesis Asset Managers, LLP
30,711,971 (5.46%) Aterra Investments Ltd
43,604,398 (7.76%) L1 Capital Pty Limited
83,636,364 (19.90%) Pacific Road Capital II Pty Ltd

Calendar of Events
Date Event
19 January 2016 Report (Quarterly)
15 October 2015 Report (Annual)
07 October 2015 Report (Quarterly)
24 July 2015 Report (Quarterly)
06 April 2015 Report (Quarterly)
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