Villa World Limited (VLW)

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General Information
Company Name: Villa World Limited
Stock Code: VLW
GICS Sub-Industry: Real Estate Development
Market Cap ($M): 249
Equiv. Shares (M): 110

Current Price Data+
Current Price Open High Low Last Close Volume Price Movement
 $ 2.310 $ 2.270 $ 2.310 $ 2.200 $ 2.260 243,993 $ 0.050  2.212 %

Company Overview

Business Description:
Villa World Limited (VLW) is a residential property developer. The Company has two major residential development brands: Villa World Homes and GEO Developments.

Strategy Analysis:
GEO Property Group (GPM, formerly MFS Diversified Group) is to grow the core residential communities development business within Australian mainland states. The group is looking to expand its business operations into commercial development in office, retail and industrial, including development of assets for the Trust and development for sale to third parties, as well as asset and capital management of residential development funds. GEO Property Trust focuses on investments in assets that offer strong tenant covenants, or properties where tenancy profiles and earnings can be enhanced. GEO is currently reviewing capital allocated to the Trust to address debt concerns. A divestment program continues with possibility of further asset sales.

Financial Summary
Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2014  A 19.0 21.4 -- 8.4 15.0 8.3 100.0
2013  A -13.5 -18.2 -- 0.0 0.0 0.0 --
2012  A 7.9 10.1 -11.6 7.8 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
Villa World (VLW) $256 M -- -- -- 10.8513 -- -- 6.47 -- --

Market Comparison
Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
VLW 3.00 10.57 1.17 --
Market 0.94 14.2 1.02 1.13
Sector 1.45 15.5 1.21 2.53

Name Position Start Date
Mr Craig Treasure Managing Director,Chief Executive Officer 17 February 2012
Mr Gerald Adrian Lambert Non-Executive Director 22 January 2015
Mr David Rennick Non-Executive Director 01 September 2014
Mr Mark (Jim) Jewell Non-Executive Director,Non-Executive Chairman 28 November 2013

Name Position
Paulene Henderson Chief Financial Officer,Company Secretary
Scott Payten Chief Operating Officer

Substantial Shareholders
Holding Name
15,185,484 (16.21%) CVC Limited
5,310,845 (5.67%) Contango Asset Management Limited
5,485,471 (5.86%) Quest Asset Partners Pty Ltd
5,203,330 (5.56%) John Leaver
5,525,856 (5.90%) LHC Capital Pty Ltd

Calendar of Events
Date Event
17 February 2016 Report (Interim)
26 August 2015 Report (Prelim)
26 August 2015 Report (Annual)
02 April 2015 Div Pay Date
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