Beta is risk of individual securities. Referring beta we can say how volatile particular stock might be when measuring against market.
When market grows 10% AGL is growing 6% and vice versa.
Reasons for beta has low value.
Competition in the industry.
This trend has increased over the past five years.
Utilities companies have law beta values.
Because of utilities require significant infrastructure these firms often carry large amounts of debt. With high debt load utilities companies become sensitive to changes in the interest rate. The utilities sector perform best when interest rates are falling or remain low.
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84 % of rate of return only AGL to consider to do the project.
How these organisation decisions affect to AGL value chain operation.
Systematic Risk- Macro factors.
Carbon tax implementation – such as broad changers in government policies.
In July 2012 the federal government introduced the carbon tax.
Which increase the cost of the electricity purchased by industry operations.
Characteristics of market. Firms operation and decision making process.
AGL’s customer churn reduced due to consumption reduction
For example capital energy-intensive industries has reduced.
Deregulation of electricity retail markets in some states.
South Australian regulatory price out comes had an adverse EBIT impact of $12 million.
Introducing cost based pricing models.
Customers are switched to retailers to obtain best possible prices.
Awareness about energy efficiency measures.
Adoption of solar panel technology.
Moving to house hold devices operating Gas.
UP TRENDS ENHANCING VALUE OF THE SHARE PRICES AND DOWN FALLS REDUCING THE SHARE PRICE.
AGL disposed of its 100% interest in Oaklands Hill pty Ltd, Due to...