|% From 52WK High||-20.37% (540)|
|% From 52WK Low||79.92% (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||September 2018 Final estimated to be released on Thursday , 29 November 2018|
|AGM||Next AGM date: Friday , 22 February 2019|
|Market Cap||R 905,277,779|
|P/E Ratio||3.69||Dividend Yield||SUB REQUIRED|
|Offshore Earnings Component||Not available|
|12/09/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Trading Statement|
|28/08/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Disclosure Of Disposal Of Securities|
|20/08/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Results of the Tender Offer|
|06/08/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Finalisation Announcement In Relation To The Tender Offer And Confirmation Of The Tender Offer Price|
|19/07/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Tender Offer - Distribution of Circular|
|11/06/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Exercise Of Phantom Share Rights And Dealing In Company Shares|
|05/06/2018||QUANTUM FOODS HOLDINGS LIMITED - Exercise Of Phantom Share Rights In Terms Of The Quantum Foods Equity Settled Phantom Share Plan And Dealing In Comp|
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.