Energy World Corporation Ltd (EWC)



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General Information
Company Name: Energy World Corporation Ltd
Stock Code: EWC
Website: www.energyworldcorp.com
GICS Sub-Industry: Independant Power Production & Energy Traders
Market Cap ($M): 529
Equiv. Shares (M): 1,734

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
 $ 0.305 $ 0.305 $ 0.315 $ 0.295 $ 0.300 974,348 $ 0.005  1.667 %

Company Overview

Business Description:
Energy World Corporation Ltd (EWC) is an integrated energy company engaged in the production and sale of power and natural gas, as well as liquefied natural gas (LNG). EWC has operations in Australia, Indonesia and Philippines.

Strategy Analysis:
EWC is pursuing the development of a 56,000 TPA LNG processing plant in Gilmore, Queensland, Australia. In Australia, EWC is carrying out a feasibility study and conducting preliminary discussions regarding their proposal to build a modular LNG train, LNG storage tank and export facility at the Port of Abbot Point on the north Queensland coast. EWC is also evaluating the supply of gas to the Queensland LNG Facilities from their Gilmore Gas Field and Eromanga Gas Field at a later phase of development. Energy World Corporation reported NPAT down 4.8% to US$10.13m for the half-year ended 31 December 2012. Revenues from ordinary activities were US$66.34m, down 14.8% from the same period last year. Basic and Diluted EPS was 0.58 US cents compared to 0.62 US cents last year. Net operating cash flow was US$20.05m compared to US$30.74m last year. No dividend was declared.


Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A 20.9 1.2 14.7 33.3 0.0 0.0 --
2013  A 18.0 1.0 -12.1 37.5 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A 20.8 1.2 -28.4 51.3 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
Energy World Corp. (EWC) $520 M 0.1470 -- -- 25.6410 -- -- 0.00 -- --

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
EWC -- 26.1 0.84 -- 3.14
Market 0.90 15.0 1.19 1.94 1.48
Sector 0.93 21.1 1.26 10.00 2.43

Directors
Name Position Start Date
Mr Gregory John Karpinski Alternate Director 14 May 2013
Mr Stewart William George Elliot Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director,Executive Chairman 29 November 1999
Mr Graham Elliott Executive Director 14 May 2013
Mr Ian William Jordan Executive Director,Company Secretary 29 September 2000
Mr Brian Jeffrey Allen Finance Director,Executive Director 12 April 2001
Dr Brian Derek Littlechild Non-Executive Director 02 May 2001
Mr Michael Philip O'Neill Non-Executive Director 20 April 2007
Mr Kanad Singh Virk Non-Executive Director 14 May 2013
Mr James David Dewar Non-Executive Director 03 September 2013
Mr Bruce Macfarlane Non-Executive Director 01 September 2013

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
334,572,393 (19.29%) Energy World International Ltd
83,302,689 (4.80%) Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited
153,777,129 (8.87%) JP Morgan Nominees Australia Limited
798,259,339 (46.03%) HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited

Calendar of Events
Date Event
29 September 2015 Report (Annual)
31 August 2015 Report (Prelim)
02 March 2015 Report (Interim)
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