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					African & Overseas Enterprises Limited


African & Overseas Enterprises                                           Financial Snapshot

Limited                                                                  Operating Performance

Fast Facts                                                               The company reported revenue of US$69.22 million
                                                                         during the fiscal year 2011 (2011). The company's
                                 Rex Buildings, Cape Town, 7925,South    revenue grew at a CAGR of 7.63% during 2007–
Headquarters Address
                                 Africa                                  2011, with an annual growth of 10.23% over 2010. In
                                                                         2011, the company recorded an operating margin of
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                                                                         8.48%, as against 8.07% in 2010.
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                                                                         Revenue and Margins
Website                          N/A

                                 AOO, Johannesburg Stock Exchange5GZ,
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange
                                 Singapore Exchange Securities Trading

Number of Employees              N/A

Fiscal Year End                  June

Revenue (in US$ million)         69.22

Revenue (in ZAR million)         508.08

                                                                         Return on Equity

                                                                         The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                         14.09% for 2011, as compared to its peers, Mr Price
                                                                         Group Limited (Ticker: MPC), Woolworths Holdings
                                                                         Limited (Ticker: WHL) and Truworths International
                                                                         Limited (Ticker: TRU), which recorded ROEs of
                                                                         42.20%, 40.69% and 38.51% respectively. The
                                                                         company reported an operating margin of 8.48% in

                                                                         Return on Equity

                                                                         Liquidity Position

                                                                         The company reported a current ratio of 5.58 in 2011,
                                                                         as compared to its peers, Mr Price Group Limited,
                                                                         Woolworths Holdings Limited and Truworths
                                                                         International Limited, which recorded current ratios of
                                                                         2.53, 1.41 and 4.69 respectively. As of June 2011, the
                                                                         company recorded cash and short-term investments
                                                                         of worth US$20.28 million, against zero current debt.
                                                                         The company reported a debt to equity ratio of 0.00 in
                                                                         2011 as compared to its peers, Mr Price Group
                                                                         Limited, Woolworths Holdings Limited and Truworths
                                                                         International Limited, which recorded debt to equity
                                                                         ratios of 0.08, 0.25 and 0.00 respectively.


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