Leaf Resources (LER)

Business description

The Glycell process, developed and owned by Leaf Resources, is an intermediate-stage process in the conversion of biomass to bio-based chemicals, plastics and fuel.

Stock data

Market cap.A$17.9m
Last closeA$0.09
High / Low (52 weeks)A$0.2 / A$0.1
Stock market listingAU
Forecast net debt (m)N/A
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamIndustrials
SectorAlternative Energy

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual(6.4)(7.4)(46.7)
Relative *(7.6)(11.4)(52.2)

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

Leaf Resources to outline next steps for Malaysian Biorefinery

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 22:30:00 GMT

Leaf Resources enters biodegradable packaging market

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 05:26:15 GMT

Leaf Resources announces cellulosic sugar patent application

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:03:45 GMT

4 Minutes with… Dr Marc Sabourin, EVP Business Development Americas, Leaf ...

Sun, 19 Jul 2015 15:27:48 GMT

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Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:56:42 GMT

Investment summary

Leaf Resources continues its efforts to commercialise its proprietary Glycell process (for the pre-treatment of lignocellulosic biomass). For its planned 2G cellulosic sugar plant in Malaysia, the company has signed an exclusive agency agreement with HB International for the sourcing of raw glycerol and for the sale of refined glycerol. As of June 2017, Leaf Resources had net cash of A$573,727, and in August 2017 the company raised A$1.65 million.

Last updated on 02/11/2017

Y/E Jun Revenue (A$m) EBITDA (A$m) PBT (A$m) EPS (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2016A 0.1 (2.6) (2.6) (2.0) N/A N/A
2017A 0.0 (6.6) (7.2) (4.3) N/A N/A
2018E N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2019E N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Last updated on 26/10/2017

Latest video

Executive Interview - Leaf Resources

Industry outlook

Leaf Resources is planning to enter the biodegradable packaging market by licensing coating technology from QUT bluebox, the commercial arm of the Queensland University of Technology. According to Stratistics MRC, the global biodegradable packaging market was $4.7bn in 2015 and is forecasted to reach $14.3bn in 2022, at a CAGR of 17.2%.

Last updated on 02/11/2017

Key management

Jay Hetzel, Chairman
Ken Richards, MD
Helen Pennisi, CFO

Company address

88 Brandl St
Eight Mile Plains
Queensland
4113
Australia
+61 7 3188 9040
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