Santos Ltd. engages in the exploration, development, transportation and marketing of hydrocarbons. It also engages in petroleum exploration, treatment and marketing of natural gas, crude oil, condensate, naphtha, liquid petroleum gas and the transportation by pipeline of crude oil. The company's projects include Ranger 1, Gallan 1, Hector South 1, Snefru 1 and Jambalaya 1. Santos was founded on March 18, 1954 and is headquartered in Adelaide, Australia.
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Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Stock markets across geographies recorded gains in the first week of financial year 2018 amid strong service sector reports from US, UK, Japan, China and Australia.
Retail sector stocks influenced US indices, as most of the companies in the sector reported weak sales data.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
• US indices advance, powered by Trump’s assertion on tax cut.
• European equities edged up on the back of strong earnings performance by corporates.
• Strong domestic sentiments and soothing Chinese data helped Asian stocks close higher.
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
• Strong earnings reported by US companies underpin the robust weekly performance by major indices. Trump’s reassurance of slashing taxes and regulations instill confidence in the market. US GDP growth for fourth quarter came in at 1.9% annualised, lower than estimate of 2.2%.
• European indices finished mixed as companies present mixed earnings results.
• Asian markets shrug off protectionist talks, as most of the Asian indices advance despite cancellation
Monday, January 23, 2017
• US markets finished in red on caution ahead of President-elect Trump’s inauguration. Also, mixed corporate earnings kept markets in a muddle.
• European equities inched lower on concerns of “hard” Brexit and ECB’s dovish tone over inflation.
• Asian markets searched for direction through the week as investors remained wary ahead of global events.
Thursday, October 09, 2014
With the low growth environment likely to continue for some time, investors chasing double-digit growth need to look beyond cyclicals wired to the struggling Australian economy, and refocus on sectors displaying what are known as ‘secular growth opportunities’. For those unfamiliar with the term, ‘secular’ refers to companies with growth upside that’s less reliant on macroeconomic drivers and more hitched to company or sector-specific dynamics.
Thursday, February 06, 2014
Investing in top stocks – businesses with solid balance sheets, good cash flow, impressive profitability and the capacity to drive future growth – will build a portfolio with an impressive mix of businesses and, over the long run, deliver returns that should outperform the market.
Skaffold interprets a company’s key fundamentals and economic indicators into image-rich visuals, making it easy to spot the best stocks and avoid those with a track record of disappointing shareholders
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
In January, for the second consecutive year, Skaffold identified five top stocks for the year. Chosen because of their Skaffold Scores for balance-sheet quality and business performance, value for money, future growth opportunities and attractive yield, the 2013 stocks were property developer Cedar Woods Properties, oil and gas sector services provider Clough, mining services business Decmil Group, travel retailer Flight Centre and coal industry services provider Mastermyne Group.
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
If the rapid rise in the oil price is tempting investors to add more energy exposure to their share portfolios, AFR Smart Investor suggests readers should pick their targets carefully.
According to Skaffold, the majority of Australia’s listed oil and gas plays have run far beyond what their businesses are worth.
Australian energy stocks are “well overvalued”. Oil Search (OSH) is trading at a 90% premium to Skaffold’s intrinsic value estimate, Santos (STO) at a 80% premium and New Hope Corporation (NHC) at a 78% premium.
Value investors tend to shy away from resources stocks due to the cyclical nature of the sector, AFR Smart Investor wrote in the October 2013 print edition.
Monday, August 19, 2013
Despite strong earnings growth from Coles, Bunnings, Officeworks and Kmart, Wesfarmers Skaffold Score has remained stable at B3. Since 2009 WES has generated a return on its equity of around 8%. Skaffold considers this average business performance. Less than 5% is considered poor.
The latest financial results for CSL, Nick Scali (NCK), Commonwealth Bank (CBA), Primary Healthcare (PRY), Carsales.com (CRZ), Mineral Resources (MIN), AMP, Santos (STO), Stockland (SGP), Leighton Holdings (LEI), GPT Group (GPT), DUET Group (DUE), OZ Minerals (OZL), UGL Limited (UGL), Southern Cross Media Group (SXL), Tox Free Solutions (TOX), Chandler Macleod Group (CMG), APN News and Media (APN) and ITL Limited (ITD), among others, also flowed through Skaffold.
Friday, July 12, 2013
August reporting season is the busiest time of year for stock market investors. More than 60% of ASX-listed companies will release their full year results in August, with the smaller mining stocks reporting by 13 September 2013.
Skaffold’s reporting season calendar is now live and will be updated daily over the next few months. The calendar lists the most popular ASX-listed companies and their expected report date. Click here to view the calendar now.