|% From 52WK High||-7.41% (540)|
|% From 52WK Low||109.21% (239)|
|Business||Quantum Foods is a diversified feed and poultry business that provides quality animal protein to selected South African and African markets. The Group is a fully integrated primary agricultural business with four focus areas: animal feed; eggs and layer livestock; broiler livestock, and related business on the African continent. The business was unbundled from Pioneer Foods and listed on the JSE in October 2014.|
|Results||March 2018 Interim estimated to be released on Thursday , 24 May 2018|
|AGM||Next AGM date: Friday , 22 February 2019|
|Market Cap||R 1,108,050,375|
|P/E Ratio||9.90||Dividend Yield||SUB REQUIRED|
|23/05/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Appointment Of Company Secretary|
|03/05/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Updated trading statement|
|19/03/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Results of Odd-lot Offer and Specific Offer|
|14/03/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement|
|06/03/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Finalisation Announcement in relation to the Offers, the Specific Repurchase and confirmation of the Offer Price|
|02/03/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Resignation Of Company Secretary|
|02/03/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Acceptance Of Allocated Phantom Share Rights In Terms Of The Quantum Foods Holdings Limited Equity Settled Phantom S|
Animal feed is manufactured and sold under the Nova brand. External sales amounted to 262 409 tons for the year (2014: 243 513 tonnes), representing 47% of total feed volumes produced (2014: 44%). The balance is consumed internally by the integrated layer and broiler poultry operations.
Eggs are sold primarily under the Nulaid and Quantum brands, while layer livestock (day-old chicks and point-of-lay hens of the Lohmann breed) is sold under the Bergvlei Chicks brand. The egg business is the only national producer and supplied 50% of the approximately 862 million eggs sold to the retail sector during the year.
Day-old broiler chicks of the Cobb breed are sold under the Bellevue Chicks brand. An average of 579 000 live broilers were sold per week to third-party abattoirs in the Western Cape for the year ended 2015 (2014: Nil). The Group operated an abattoir in Gauteng which was sold to Crown Chickens (Pty) Ltd (trading as Sovereign Foods) in October 2015. A long term live broiler supply agreement was entered into with Sovereign Foods.
Other African countries
In Zambia, Quantum Foods operates a broiler and layer breeder business (selling of day-old chicks), a feed business and a table egg business. The table egg business sold 24.7 million eggs for the year ended 2015 (2014: 24.5 million). A capital project to increase production capacity by 37% is in process.
In Uganda, the business comprises of a broiler and layer breeder business (selling day-old chicks) and feed business. A capital project to build a table egg production facility was recently completed.