How to buy Allegiant Travel Company (ALGT) shares in Australia

Learn how to easily invest in Allegiant Travel Company shares.

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Allegiant Travel Company is an airlines business with stocks listed in the US. Allegiant Travel Company shares (ALGT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was US$176.45 – a decrease of 5.19% over the previous week. Here's how to invest if you're based in Australia.

How to buy shares in Allegiant Travel Company

  1. Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
  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, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Allegiant Travel Company. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: ALGT. 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 Allegiant Travel Company 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 last close price of US$188.2, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Allegiant Travel Company, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Allegiant Travel Company. 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.

Allegiant Travel Company stock price (NASDAQ:ALGT)

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

Allegiant Travel Company shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
52-week rangeUS$163.6 - US$271.29
50-day moving average US$183.9646
200-day moving average US$199.3332
Target priceUS$251.18
PE ratio 28.3171
Dividend yield US$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) US$6.572

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Pay zero brokerage on US stocks and all ETFs and just $5 (flat fee) to trade Australian shares from your mobile or desktop.
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Is it a good time to buy Allegiant Travel Company stock?

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Allegiant Travel Company share growth calculator

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Allegiant Travel Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $176.45

1 week (2022-01-13) -5.83%
1 month (2021-12-23) -7.22%
3 months (2021-10-22) -4.07%
6 months (2021-07-23) -6.89%
1 year (2021-01-22) -7.82%
2 years (2020-01-23) 0.94%
3 years (2019-01-23) 48.23%
5 years (2017-01-23) 0.11%

Is Allegiant Travel Company under- or over-valued?

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

Allegiant Travel Company's P/E ratio

Allegiant Travel Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 28x. In other words, Allegiant Travel Company shares trade at around 28x recent earnings.

That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).

Allegiant Travel Company's EBITDA

Allegiant Travel Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$161.5 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Allegiant Travel Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Allegiant Travel Company financials

Revenue TTM US$1.5 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.09%
Gross profit TTM US$121.3 million
Return on assets TTM 0.55%
Return on equity TTM 11.81%
Profit margin 7.71%
Book value 66.991
Market capitalisation US$3.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Allegiant Travel Company share dividends

We're not expecting Allegiant Travel Company to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Allegiant Travel Company share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Allegiant Travel Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$163.6 up to US$271.29. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ALGT.US volatility(beta: 1.6)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Allegiant Travel Company's is 1.6011. This would suggest that Allegiant Travel Company's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Allegiant Travel Company overview

Allegiant Travel Company, a leisure travel company, provides travel services and products to residents of under-served cities in the United States. The company offers scheduled air transportation on limited-frequency, nonstop flights between under-served cities and leisure destinations. As of February 12, 2021, it operated a fleet of 97 Airbus A320 series aircraft. The company also provides air-related services and products in conjunction with air transportation, including convenience and baggage fees, advance seat assignments, travel protection products, priority boarding, food and beverage purchases on board, and other air-related services, as well as use of its call center for purchases. In addition, it offers third party travel products, such as hotel rooms and ground transportation, such as rental cars and hotel shuttle products; and air transportation services through fixed fee agreements and charter service on a year-round and ad-hoc basis. Further, the company operates a golf course. Allegiant Travel Company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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