For the year ended 30 June 2011 Steel & Tube Holdings Limited reported a Group net profit after tax of $17.0 million. This result compares to a profit of $5.7 million after tax last year an increase of 198%. Earnings per share for the year ended 30 June 2011 were 19.4 cents compared to 6.5 cents for the prior year.
As at 30 June 2011 total equity increased by $6.1 million to $152.0 million and total assets by $13.4 million to $231.5 million, compared to $218.1 million in the prior year.
The Group’s debt to equity ratio of 20% continues to be at a level that enables the Group to leverage against its assets if required. The Company is in a sound position.