Top 5 gainers on the ASX200 8th to 15th January

Top 5 gainers on the ASX200 8th to 15th January

January 21, 2018 1 By incomem

Here are the top 5 gainers on the ASX200 across the period January 8th to January 15th.

  • (BPT) Beach Energy – 8.5%
  • (S32) SOUTH32 – 7.6%
  • (JBH) JB Hi-Fi – 7.4%
  • (BHP) BHP Billiton – 5.1%
  • (PTM) Platinum Asset Management – 5.0%

Beach Energy Limited [BPT]

This company sells gas, gas liquids, oil as well as develops and produces energy products.  They have a $3billion dollar market cap and are based in Glenside, South Australia.

Earning and Dividends forecast

EPS 2017 – 16.9

EPS 2018 – 10.2

EPS 2019 – 10.9

DPS 2017 – 2.0

DPS 2018 – 4.1

DPS 2019 – 4.5

Source: Morningstar Analyst Estimates

South32 Limited [S32]

South32 Limited is a metals and mining company based in South America, Australia and South Africa. They have a $20billion dollar market cap and have over 13,000 employees.

Earning and Dividends forecast

EPS 2017 – 29.8

EPS 2018 – 31.7

EPS 2019 – 26.2

DPS 2017 – 13.0

DPS 2018 – 18.4

DPS 2019 – 14.7

Source: Morningstar Analyst Estimates

JB Hi-Fi [JBH]

JB Hi-Fi is an electronics retailer based in Australia who performed well over the 2017 Christmas period despite there being a lot of talk about the increased competition with Amazon. JB Hi-Fi has around 12,000 employees and a market cap of $3billion.

Earning and Dividends forecast

EPS 2017 – 186.8

EPS 2018 – 207.1

EPS 2019 – 213.4

DPS 2017 – 118.0

DPS 2018 – 134.6

DPS 2019 – 139.2

Source: Morningstar Analyst Estimates



BHP Billiton [BHP]

BHP Billiton is a large mining company based in Australia with a market cap of $163billion. They have over 26,000 employees and well known for being a good stock to hold for dividend payments. BHP Billiton has an estimated 8.7% annual growth in earnings and expected to exceed the low-risk savings rate of 4.6%

Earning and Dividends forecast

EPS 2017 – 172.7

EPS 2018 – 196.5

EPS 2019 – 160.1

DPS 2017 – 106.1

DPS 2018 – 135.1

DPS 2019 – 113.8

Source: Morningstar Analyst Estimates

Platinum Asset Management [PTM]

Platinum Asset Management is a publicly owned hedge fund sponsor based in Sydney, Australia. They were founded in 1994 and have a market cap of just under $5billion. They have a 3% expected annual growth in earnings and have competitors such as Magellan Financial Group, BT Investment Management and Perpetual.

Earning and Dividends forecast

EPS 2017 – 31.7

EPS 2018 – 32.8

EPS 2019 – 36.5

DPS 2017 – 30.0

DPS 2018 – 31.0

DPS 2019 – 34.7

Source: Morningstar Analyst Estimates