Sims Metal Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1917

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 4,000


  • Stock Symbol
  • SGM

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 25

  • Share Price
  • $7.36
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

Sims Metal General Information


Sims Ltd was created from the 2008 merger of two metal-recycling companies: Australia's Sims Group and America's Metal Management. The company is publicly traded metal and electronics recycler, with roughly half of its revenue generated in North America and the balance split between Australasia and Europe. The company buys, processes and sells ferrous and non-ferrous discarded metals. The company's segment includes North America Metal, Australia/New Zealand Metal, Global Trading, Investment in SA Recycling, UK metal, and Sims Lifecycle Services. The company generates the majority revenue from North America Metal segment.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Sims Group Ltd, Sims Metal Management Limited, Simsmetal Limited, Sims Group Limited, Simsmetal Ltd
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Services
Other Industries
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Level 9
  • 189 O Riordan Street
  • Mascot, New South Wales 2020
  • Australia
+61 (02) 0000 0000

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Sims Metal Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$7.36 $7.16 $6.91 - $10.93 $1.42B 193M 526K $0.50

Sims Metal Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 30-Jun-2023 FY 2022 30-Jun-2022 FY 2021 30-Jun-2021
EV 2,366,364 2,313,806 2,113,535 2,718,163
Revenue 5,538,056 5,419,300 6,713,577 4,410,804
EBITDA 355,541 346,694 707,562 378,210
Net Income 96,833 121,750 434,291 171,026
Total Assets 3,245,514 3,114,852 3,053,973 2,815,862
Total Debt 610,446 532,723 482,706 418,570
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Sims Metal Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Sims Metal Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Alistair Field Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Stephen Mikkelsen Group Chief Financial Officer
John Glyde Global Chief Operating Officer
Rob Thompson Chief Commercial Officer
Todd Scott Global Head, Strategy Mergers & Acquisitions
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Sims Metal Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
00000000 00000 Sims Metal Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
0000000 0'00000 Sims Metal Board Member 000 0000
00000000 00000000 Sims Metal Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
0000000 000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Sims Metal Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Sims Metal Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Sims Metal Investments & Acquisitions (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Baltimore Scrap 27-Oct-2023 0000000000 00000 Environmental Services (B2B) 00000000
Northeast Metal Traders 22-Mar-2023 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000000
Atlantic Recycling Group 01-Jan-2022 0000000000 0000 Environmental Services (B2B) 00000000
Recyclers Australia 06-Dec-2021 0000000000 000.00 Environmental Services (B2B) 00000000
Alumisource (Commercial and Operating Assets in Pennsylvania) 12-Feb-2021 Corporate Asset Purchase 000.00 Buildings and Property 00000000
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Sims Metal Subsidiaries (7)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Sims Lifecycle Services Other Commercial Services Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom 1996
LMS Energy Other Energy Services Unley, Australia 0000
Baltimore Scrap Environmental Services (B2B) Baltimore, MD 0000
Recyclers Australia Environmental Services (B2B) Yatala, Australia 0000
SA Recycling Environmental Services (B2B) Orange, CA 0000
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Sims Metal ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated April, 27, 2024

14.89 | Low Risk

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Peers Analysis

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Sims Metal Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Sims FE Mottram 02-Sep-2011 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000 00000
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Sims Metal FAQs

  • When was Sims Metal founded?

    Sims Metal was founded in 1917.

  • Who is the CEO of Sims Metal?

    Alistair Field is the CEO of Sims Metal.

  • Where is Sims Metal headquartered?

    Sims Metal is headquartered in Mascot, Australia.

  • What is the size of Sims Metal?

    Sims Metal has 4,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Sims Metal in?

    Sims Metal’s primary industry is Other Commercial Services.

  • Is Sims Metal a private or public company?

    Sims Metal is a Public company.

  • What is Sims Metal’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Sims Metal is SGM.

  • What is the current stock price of Sims Metal?

    As of 16-May-2024 the stock price of Sims Metal is $7.36.

  • What is the current market cap of Sims Metal?

    The current market capitalization of Sims Metal is $1.42B.

  • What is Sims Metal’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Sims Metal is $5.54B.

  • What is Sims Metal’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Sims Metal’s EPS for 12 months was $0.50.

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