Bluestone Global Limited (BUE)

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General Information
Company Name: Bluestone Global Limited
Stock Code: BUE
GICS Sub-Industry: Human Resource & Employment Services
Market Cap ($M): 2
Equiv. Shares (M): 499

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
$ 0.005 $ 0.000 $ 0.000 $ 0.000 $ 0.005 0 0%

Company Overview

Business Description:
Bluestone Global Limited (BUE) is an Australian recruitment company offering labour hire, professional placement and international recruitment services with a focus on the skills and labour constrained industries, including energy, resources, transport and logistics, information technology, health, aged care and financial services. The Company trades under three key brands: Bluestone Recruitment, ResCo Services and Bluestone International with operations spanning Australia and the Philippines.

Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2013  A -20.6 -5.3 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A -33.0 -13.2 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2011  A -1.8 -1.1 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
Source: Aspect actuals / Thomson IBES estimates

Peer Comparison
EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
Company Mkt Cap 2011 A 2012 F 2013 F 2011 A 2012 F 2013 F 2011 A 2012 F 2013 F
Bluestone Global (BUE) $2 M -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.00 -- --
SEEK (SEK) $5,494 M 0.2097 0.2628 0.1848 32.3981 25.6554 21.6541 1.87 2.03 2.46
Skilled (SKE) $523 M -0.0441 0.0847 0.0816 9.5896 8.8411 8.1738 7.66 8.11 8.56
Trade Me Group (TME) $1,361 M -0.0471 0.0729 0.0893 18.2641 17.0223 15.6264 2.28 4.70 5.12

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
BUE -- -- -0.15 -- 0.01
Market 1.10 13.9 1.02 1.03 3.00
Sector 0.81 13.6 1.41 1.27 0.75

Name Position Start Date
Mr Stephen Sasse Chief Executive Officer,Executive Director 01 April 2014
Mr Vito Interlandi Non-Executive Director (other) 30 November 2009
Mr Andrew J Plympton Non-Executive Director,Non-Executive Chairman 19 July 2013

Name Position
Sophie Karzis Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
38,405,481 (8.85%) Bank of America Corporation (Formerly Merrill Lynch & Co, Inc)
24,983,902 (5.84%) Och-Ziff Holding Corp/Och-Ziff Capital Management
15,600,000 (6.76%) TIGA Trading Pty Ltd
48,689,549 (11.38%) Pooles Australia Pty Ltd
52,141,543 (12.19%) Nera Anne Ransley and Rednblonde Pty Ltd
27,261,973 (6.37%) UBS AG and its related bodies corporate

Calendar of Events
Date Event
27 February 2015 Report (Interim)
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