How to buy Air New Zealand (AIZ) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Air New Zealand shares.

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Air New Zealand Limited is an airlines business based in Australia. Air New Zealand shares (AIZ) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Air New Zealand has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.5 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Air New Zealand

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Search for Air New Zealand. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: AIZ. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Air New Zealand reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Air New Zealand. 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.

Air New Zealand stock price (ASX:AIZ)

Use our graph to track the performance of AIZ stocks over time.

Air New Zealand shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-16.
52-week range$1.31 - $1.865
50-day moving average $1.5364
200-day moving average $1.5165
Target price$1.17
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.151 (9.59%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.244

Compare share trading platforms

The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
AUD $8 or 0.1%
$50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares
$0 brokerage for US and global shares plus get an active trader discount of $5 commission on Australian shares.
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Superhero share trading
AUD $5
No
ASX shares, US shares
Australia’s lowest-cost broker for ASX shares and ETFs.
Pay zero brokerage on US stocks and all ETFs and just $5 (flat fee) to trade Australian shares from your mobile or desktop.
ThinkMarkets Share Trading
AUD $8
No
ASX shares
Limited-time offer: Get 10 free ASX trades ($0 brokerage) when you open a share trading account with ThinkMarkets before 31 December 2021(T&Cs apply). $8 flat fee brokerage for CHESS Sponsored ASX stocks (HIN ownership), plus free live stock price data on an easy to use mobile app.
Bell Direct Share Trading
AUD $15
No
ASX shares, mFunds, ETFs
Finder Exclusive: Get 5 free stock trades and unlimited ETF trades until 31 Dec 2021, when you join Bell Direct. T&Cs apply.
Bell Direct offers a one-second placement guarantee on market-to-limit ASX orders or your trade is free, plus enjoy extensive free research reports from top financial experts.
SelfWealth (Basic account)
AUD $9.5
No
ASX shares, US shares
Trade ASX and US shares for a flat fee of $9.50, regardless of the trade size.
New customers receive free access to Community Insights with SelfWealth Premium for the first 90 days. Follow other investors and benchmark your portfolio performance.
Saxo Capital Markets (Classic account)
AUD $5
No
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, ETFs
Access 19,000+ stocks on 40+ exchanges worldwide
Low fees for Australian and global share trading, no inactivity fees, low currency conversion fee and optimised for mobile.
CMC Markets Invest
AUD $11 or 0.1%
No
ASX shares, Global shares, mFunds, ETFs
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, ETFs and managed funds, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
HSBC Online Share Trading
AUD $19.95
No
ASX shares, mFunds, ETFs, Bonds
Limited time offer: Get up to $100 in brokerage rebates on your first 5 trades when you sign up to a HSBC Online Share Trading account (T&Cs apply). Make trades online with brokerage fees starting from just $19.95 with an HSBC Online Share Trading account. Plus gain access to complimentary expert research, trading ideas and tools.
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Is it a good time to buy Air New Zealand stock?

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Air New Zealand price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$1.59

1 week (2021-10-15) 0.95%
1 month (2021-09-22) 4.61%
3 months (2021-07-22) 10.03%
6 months (2021-04-22) -0.31%
1 year (2020-10-22) 13.17%
2 years (2019-10-22) -40.23%
3 years (2018-10-22) -38.37%
5 years (2016-10-21) -8.09%

Is Air New Zealand under- or over-valued?

Valuing Air New Zealand stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Air New Zealand's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Air New Zealand's PEG ratio

Air New Zealand's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.868. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Air New Zealand's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Air New Zealand's EBITDA

Air New Zealand's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $368 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Air New Zealand's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Air New Zealand financials

Revenue TTM $2.5 billion
Gross profit TTM $685 million
Return on assets TTM -3.08%
Return on equity TTM -23.85%
Profit margin -11.5%
Book value 0.984
Market capitalisation $3.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Air New Zealand share dividends

We're not expecting Air New Zealand to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Air New Zealand's shares ever split?

Air New Zealand's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 16 August 2004. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Air New Zealand shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Air New Zealand shares which in turn could have impacted Air New Zealand's share price.

Air New Zealand share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Air New Zealand's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.31 up to $1.865. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AIZ.AU volatility(beta: 1.71)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Air New Zealand's is 1.7102. This would suggest that Air New Zealand's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Air New Zealand overview

Air New Zealand Limited provides passenger and cargo transportation services on scheduled airlines primarily in New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific Islands, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, and the United States. The company also offers ground handling services; engineering and maintenance services, including aircraft and component maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; aviation services; and aircraft leasing and financing services. As of June 30, 2021, it operated a fleet of 7 Boeing 777-300ER, 8 Boeing 777-200ER, 14 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, 11 Airbus A320/321NEO, 20 Airbus A320CEO, 28 ATR 72-600, and 23 Bombardier Q300 aircrafts. The company was formerly known as Tasman Empire Airways Limited and changed its name to Air New Zealand Limited in April 1965. Air New Zealand Limited was incorporated in 1940 and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

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