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Adairs Limited is a furnishings, fixtures & appliances business based in Australia. Adairs shares (ADH) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $3.21 – a decrease of 2.43% over the previous week. Adairs has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $388.9 million.
How to buy shares in Adairs
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
- Search for Adairs. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: ADH. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Adairs reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of $3.21, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Adairs. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
How has coronavirus impacted Adairs's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Adairs's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $3.21, which is 19.31% up on its pre-crash value of $2.59 and 629.55% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.44.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Adairs shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $227.07 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,472.49.
Adairs share priceUse our graph to track the performance of ADH stocks over time.
Adairs shares at a glance
|Latest market close||AUDA$3.21|
|52-week range||AUDA$0.44 - AUDA$3.63|
|50-day moving average||AUDA$3.2397|
|200-day moving average||AUDA$2.0838|
|Dividend yield||AUDA$0.22 (6.79%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||AUDA$0.207|
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Is it a good time to buy Adairs stock?
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Adairs price performance over time
|1 week (2020-09-23)||-2.43%|
|1 month (2020-08-28)||-8.29%|
|3 months (2020-06-30)||39.57%|
|6 months (2020-03-30)||247.03%|
|1 year (2019-09-30)||68.95%|
|2 years (2018-09-28)||23.46%|
|3 years (2017-09-29)||109.80%|
|5 years (2015-09-30)||22.05%|
Is Adairs under- or over-valued?
Valuing Adairs stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Adairs's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Adairs's P/E ratio
Adairs's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 15x. In other words, Adairs shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Adairs's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $69.8 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Adairs's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$388.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||16.1%|
|Gross profit TTM||$222.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||13.22%|
|Return on equity TTM||27.26%|
|Market capitalisation||$547.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Adairs share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 38.65% of net profits
Recently Adairs has paid out, on average, around 38.65% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 6.79% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Adairs shareholders could enjoy a 6.79% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Adairs's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.22 per share.
While Adairs's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Adairs may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 8 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Adairs share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Adairs's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.44 up to $3.63. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Adairs's is 1.6988. This would suggest that Adairs's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Adairs Limited operates as a specialty retailer of home decoration and home furnishings in Australia and New Zealand. Its stores offer towels, bath mats, bathroom accessories, bathrobes and slippers, laundry, and home care products; beds and bedheads, bedside and coffee tables, dining chairs, counter stools, sofas and armchairs, console and desks, ottomans and bench seats, storage and shelves, floor rugs, and mats; and covers and coverlets, sheets, pillows, mattress and pillow protectors, mattress toppers, flannelette, and electric blankets. The company also provides cushions, throws and blankets, plants, pots, vases, wall art and mirrors, floor rugs and mats, baskets, lighting, and home decor products; home fragrance, candles, diffusers, soaps, laundry, home care, and gifting products; kitchen tableware and tea towels; and wooden and plush toys for kids. It sells products under the Home Public, Metro, Adairs, Fresh, Downtime, MiniJumbuk, Mark Tuckey, Mercer + Reid, Clear Sleep, Aroma Wash, Fetch, and Adairs Kids brand names, as well as through online stores. The company was formerly known as Home & Decor Holdings Pty Ltd and changed its name to Adairs Limited in May 2015. Adairs Limited was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Scoresby, Australia.
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