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AMS - Anglo American Platinum Limited

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Anglo American Platinum Limited is the holding company for a group of companies which operate platinum mines. In addition to platinum, the Group mines and produces platinum group metals such as palladium, rhodium, iridium, ruthenium, osmium, nickel, copper, and cobalt.

Anglo American Platinum Ltd. is a member of the Anglo American plc Group and the world's leading primary producer of platinum group metals. Amplats' production accounts for 40% of the world's newly mined platinum. The company is listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange (JSE). Its mining, smelting and refining operations are based in South Africa. Elsewhere in the world, the Group is ramping up Unki Platinum Mine in Zimbabwe and is actively exploring in Brazil. It has exploration partners in Canada, Russia and China. Amplats has a number of joint ventures with several historically disadvantaged South African consortia as part of its commitment to the transformation of the mining industry. Amplats is committed to the highest standards of safety and continues to make meaningful and sustainable difference in the development of the communities around its operations.

Anglo American Platinum Limited is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Anglo American Platinum is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “AMS”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:AMS is ZAE000013181. Anglo American Platinum Limited is currently the 14th most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 194 billion, which makes about 1.04% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

AMS731.40 ▾ 5.51 (0.75%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price724.53
Day’s High Price748.95
Traded Volume184,715
Number of Deals4,423
Gross Turnover136M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share53.30
Price/Earning Ratio13.72
Dividend Per Share21.30
Dividend Yield2.91%
Shares Outstanding265M
Market Capitalization194B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

AMS Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Anglo American Platinum Limited (AMS) is ZAR 731.40. AMS closed its last trading day (Friday, March 1, 2024) at 731.40 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.7% drop from its previous closing price of 736.91 ZAR. Anglo American Platinum began the year with a share price of 964.00 ZAR but has since lost 24.1% off that price valuation, ranking it 367th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that AMS has lost 8% of the stock’s value from February 2nd to date.

Anglo American Platinum is the 116th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Nov 30, 2023 - Mar 1, 2024). AMS has traded a total volume of 17.4 million shares—in 392,455 deals—valued at ZAR 13.9 billion over the period, with an average of 276,390 traded shares per session. A volume high of 1.24 million was achieved on December 14th, and a low of 109,160 on December 22nd, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Anglo American Platinum on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of Anglo American Platinum Limited

Anglo American Platinum Limited was founded on July 13, 1946 and operates in the Basic Materials sector, specifically, the Mining industry. Anglo American Platinum contracts an estimated total number of 25,268 employees.

Factsheet of Anglo American Platinum Limited

Basic Materials
55 Marshall Street, P. O. Box 6217, Marshalltown, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

AMS Industrial Market Competitors

Anglo American Platinum Limited, issuers of the AMS stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Basic Materials sector and/or Mining industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

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  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
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  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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