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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 eighth most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 440 billion, which makes about 2.11% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

AMS1,701.99 ▴ 42.31 (2.55%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price1,650.00
Day’s High Price1,702.00
Traded Volume100,180
Number of Deals2,770
Gross Turnover168M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share225.35
Price/Earning Ratio7.36
Dividend Per Share90.00
Dividend Yield5.42%
Shares Outstanding265M
Market Capitalization440B
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 1,701.99. AMS closed its last trading day (Wednesday, December 7, 2022) at 1,659.68 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.4% drop from its previous closing price of 1,667.00 ZAR. Anglo American Platinum began the year with a share price of 1,816.77 ZAR but has since lost 8.65% off that price valuation, ranking it 238th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance.

Anglo American Platinum is the 148th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Sep 12 - Dec 7, 2022). AMS has traded a total volume of 15.8 million shares—in 308,560 deals—valued at ZAR 22.7 billion over the period, with an average of 250,798 traded shares per session. A volume high of 628,707 was achieved on September 16th, and a low of 108,906 on November 25th, 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.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
SXMSable Exploration & Mining Ltd4.35M1.00+809%
MCZMC Mining Limited1.17B2.95+178%
EXXExxaro Resources Ltd77.2B221.00+44.6%
GLNGlencore plc1.47T113.99+40.5%
ARIAfrican Rainbow Min Ltd64.2B285.60+23.5%
MDIMaster Drilling Grp Ltd2.12B14.00+22%
GMLGemfields Group Limited4.47B3.70+21.7%
BHGBHP Group2.72T537.78+13.4%
MRFMerafe Resources Ltd3.4B1.36+13.3%
GFIGold Fields Ltd171B191.31+9.86%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Securities Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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