Quest Investments Limited (QST)



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General Information
Company Name: Quest Investments Limited
Stock Code: QST
Website: www.murchisongroup.com
GICS Sub-Industry: Other Diversified Financial Services
Market Cap ($M): 2
Equiv. Shares (M): 46

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
$ 0.045 $ 0.045 $ 0.045 $ 0.045 $ 0.045 68,036 0%

Company Overview

Business Description:
Quest Investments Limited (QST) engages in stock trading and direct investments with key operations in Hong Kong and Australia. Its business activities include investments, stockbroking, nominee services, settlement services, electronics businesses, information technology, processing and sale of processed seafood and provision of corporate advisory services. The direct investments mainly focus on telecommunication and marine resources sectors.


Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A -0.6 -1.3 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2013  A -0.3 -0.7 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A -0.3 -0.7 -- 0.0 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
Challenger (CGF) $3,766 M 0.0459 -0.0139 0.0646 10.9058 11.0591 10.3882 3.93 4.53 4.92
IOOF (IFL) $2,587 M 0.1260 0.1398 0.0982 16.4629 14.4437 13.1523 5.51 6.09 6.71
Macquarie Group (MQG) $18,761 M 0.5572 0.0995 0.0570 15.9712 14.5255 13.7416 6.43 5.02 5.45
Platinum Asset Mgmt (PTM) $3,605 M 0.4366 0.0355 0.0744 19.1430 18.4876 17.2070 5.48 5.35 5.76
Quest Investments (QST) $2 M -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.00 -- --

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth P/S Ratio
QST 3.00 -- 0.52 -- 0.27
Market 1.10 13.8 1.02 1.04 3.00
Sector 1.23 13.8 1.02 1.58 7.67

Directors
Name Position Start Date
Mr Wee Tiong Chiang Chairman 01 September 1991
Mr Grant Anthony Robertson Company Secretary,Non-Executive Director 01 September 1991
Mr Wong Hung Ngok Executive Director 26 October 2010
Dr Kim Chan Koh Non-Executive Director 01 August 2001

Management
Name Position
Wendy Cheung Administration manager
Sharon Tan Senior Manager
Carol Rudico Settlement Supervisor

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
19,594,802 (42.22%) Murchison Holdings Ltd
17,847,906 (38.45%) Quest Stockbrokers (HK)
1,391,418 (3.00%) JP Morgan Nominees Australia Limited <Cash Income A/C>

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