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Discovery Ltd

DSYJ.J

Latest Trade

12,267.00ZAc

Change

-160.00(-1.29%)

Volume

988,689

Today's Range

12,219.00

 - 

12,407.00

52 Week Range

9,903.00

 - 

17,588.00

As of on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
12,427.00
Open
12,281.00
Volume
988,689
3M AVG Volume
50.53
Today's High
12,407.00
Today's Low
12,219.00
52 Week High
17,588.00
52 Week Low
9,903.00
Shares Out (MIL)
656.60
Market Cap (MIL)
80,752.52
Forward P/E
14.01
Dividend (Yield %)
1.75

Next Event

Discovery Ltd Annual Shareholders Meeting

Latest Developments

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Discovery Says Coronation Asset Management Notifies Co That Accounts Under Management Decreased Holding In Co's B-Prefs From 5.82% To 3.83%

Discovery Reports FY HEPS Down 12% To 789.0 Cents Per Share

Discovery Declares Final Gross Cash Dividend Of 114 Cents Per Share

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About Discovery Ltd

Discovery Limited is an integrated financial services organization specializing in health insurance, life assurance, wellness, investments and savings products, short-term insurance and credit card products. The Company's segments include Health South Africa, Life South Africa, Invest South Africa, Vitality South Africa, Health United Kingdom, Life United Kingdom and All other segments. All other segments includes SA Insure, SA Bank, SA Distribution, Discovery Partner Markets, Other new business development costs, and UK, US, SA and Singapore head office costs. The Company, through Discovery Health, provides administration services and managed care services to the Discovery Health Medical Scheme. The Company, through Ping An Health, offers policyholders in China cover for various private healthcare-related claims. The Company, through Discovery Life, offers a range of insurance and financial solutions to both individual and group policyholders.

Industry

Insurance (Accident & Health)

Contact Info

155 West Street Cnr Fredman Drive

+27.11.5292888

https://www.discovery.co.za/portal/

Executive Leadership

Monty I. Hilkowitz

Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Adrian Gore

Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Deon Marius Viljoen

Chief Financial Officer and Group Financial Director

Neville S. Koopowitz

Chief Executive - Vitality Health, Executive Director

Herschel P. Mayers

Chief Executive Officer of Vitality Life and VitalityInvest, Executive Director

Key Stats

3.33 mean rating - 6 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, ZAR)

2017

45.2K

2018

52.8K

2019

57.3K

2020(E)

41.2K
EPS (ZAR)

2017

7.220

2018

8.370

2019

7.720

2020(E)

8.756
Price To Earnings (TTM)
--
Price To Sales (TTM)
--
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.90
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
--
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
34.08
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
34.08
Return on Investment (TTM)
--
Return on Equity (TTM)
--

Latest News

Latest News

S.Africa's Discovery to issue 11.4 mln shares to buy out FirstRand JV stake

South Africa's Discovery Ltd said on Friday it will issue 11.4 million shares to fund the acquisition of FirstRand's stake in their credit card joint venture, a condition for the launch of its planned Discovery Bank.

South Africa's Discovery to raise $132 mln in new share issue

South Africa's Discovery Ltd said on Thursday it will issue about 10.9 million new shares to qualifying investors in order to raise 1.85 billion rand ($132 million) to help fund an acquisition of a stake and assets in soon to be launched Discovery bank.

UPDATE 2-S.Africa's Discovery strikes FirstRand deal to pay way for bank

* Discovery to fund transaction through equity issuance (Adds details, background, updates shares)

South African insurer Discovery lifts FY profit by 16 pct

South African health and life insurance group Discovery Ltd reported a 16 percent increase in full-year earnings on Tuesday, supported by growth in all its businesses.

KKR, Williams Cos form JV to buy Discovery Midstream for $1.2 billion

Private equity firm KKR and Co <KKR.N> said on Monday it will form a joint venture with pipeline company Williams Cos Inc <WMB.N> to buy Discovery Midstream from TPG Growth for about $1.2 billion.

BRIEF-Discovery ‍Says HY Normalised Profit From Operations Up 19%

* HY NORMALISED PROFIT FROM OPERATIONS UP 19% TO R4 059 MILLION

BRIEF-Discovery Ltd Declares Interim Preference Share Dividend

* DECLARED INTERIM GROSS CASH DIVIDEND OF 518.15068 CENTS PER B PREFERENCE SHARE FOR PERIOD 1 JULY 2017 TO 31 DECEMBER 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com)

BRIEF-Discovery Ltd Sees HY HEPS Up Between 33-38 Pct

* HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE FOR HALF YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017 IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN RANGE OF 33 PCT TO 38 PCT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)

EU clears Discovery bid for Scripps subject to conditions

EU antitrust regulators have approved Discovery Communications' <DISCA.O> $14.6 billion (10.53 billion pounds) bid for U.S. peer Scripps Network Interactive <SNI.O>, subject to concessions in Poland, the European Commission said on Tuesday.

BRIEF-Cleantech Solutions International To Acquire A 60 PCT Interest In 3D Discovery Limited

* CLEANTECH SOLUTIONS INTERNATIONAL ENTERS INTO SALE AND PURCHASE AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE A 60 PCT INTEREST IN 3D DISCOVERY CO. LIMITED

BRIEF-Bravura Solutions ‍signs a long-term contract with Discovery Limited ​

* Signed a long-term contract with Discovery Limited for implementation of its Sonata Platform Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

S. African health insurer Discovery awarded banking licence

South African health insurance group Discovery said it has been granted a banking licence, in a move that opens the way for it to pursue plans to set up a retail bank.

BRIEF-Discovery posts FY group diluted HEPS 682.5 cents

* FY GROUP DILUTED HEPS 682.5 CENTS VERSUS 566.7 CENTS YEAR AGO

Discovery’s cable deal rests on rosy assumptions

Discovery's cable deal rests on some rosy assumptions. The producer of “Shark Week” is buying Food Network and HGTV owner Scripps Networks Interactive for $14.6 billion. Cost savings won’t cover the premium and getting distributors to pony up for more content will be a hard...

Discovery and Scripps in merger talks: sources

Discovery Communications and Scripps Networks Interactive Inc are in merger talks, revisiting a deal that was scrapped three years ago, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

South African insurer Discovery launches health insurance brand in Australia

South African insurer Discovery Limited said on Wednesday it will create a health insurance brand in a joint venture with two Australian companies to expand the footprint of its behaviour tracking programme.

BRIEF-Discovery Ltd sees six-month undiluted HEPS up 10 pct-15 pct

* Voluntary Trading Statement: Six Months Ended Dec. 31, 2016

BRIEF-Discovery names Deon Marius Viljoen as CFO

* Deon Marius Viljoen has been appointed as financial director to board of discovery, with effect from 1 may 2017

South Africa's Discovery moves a step closer to banking licence

Insurance group Discovery has been given the regulatory go-ahead to establish a banking presence in South Africa, the company said on Tuesday, in a move that could lead to it gaining a banking licence within a year.

Discovery invests $100 million in digital media venture

Discovery Communications <DISCA.O>, which owns networks like the Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, on Thursday became the latest TV company to invest in digital content in an effort to reach mobile viewers.

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