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How to buy AMP shares | A$1.36

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AMP Limited is an asset management business based in Australia. AMP shares (AMP) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $1.36 – a decrease of 4.23% over the previous week. AMP has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $23.6 billion.

How to buy shares in AMP

  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 AMP. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: AMP. 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 AMP 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 of $1.36, 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 AMP. 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.

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How has coronavirus impacted AMP's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, AMP's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $1.36, which is 33.98% down on its pre-crash value of $2.06 and 25.93% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $1.08.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of AMP shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $651.43 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 $777.14.

AMP share price

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

AMP shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-20.
Latest market closeAUDA$1.36
52-week rangeAUDA$1.08 - AUDA$2.09
50-day moving average AUDA$1.4464
200-day moving average AUDA$1.5376
Target priceAUDA$2.6
PE ratio 119.7605
Dividend yield AUDA$0.14 (7.59%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$0.008

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  • Brokerage - AU shares: From AUD 5 or 0.05%
  • Brokerage - US shares: USD 0
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IG Share Trading
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AUD 8 or 0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
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ASX shares
Pay zero brokerage on all Australian ETFs.
Trade ASX stocks with a flat $5 commission fee and a low minimum investment of just $100.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or 0.1%
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, mFunds
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, managed funds, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
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AUD 9.5
ASX shares
Trade ASX-listed 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.
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
ASX shares, Global shares, Margin trading, Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or 0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares, Global shares, Options trading, US shares

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Is it a good time to buy AMP stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

AMP price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$1.36 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2020-10-22) 0%
1 month (2020-09-29) 0.74%
3 months (2020-07-29) -19.53%
6 months (2020-04-29) 1.49%
1 year (2019-10-29) -26.09%
2 years (2018-10-29) -42.37%
3 years (2017-10-27) -72.58%
5 years (2015-10-29) -76.55%

Is AMP under- or over-valued?

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

AMP's P/E ratio

AMP's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 120x. In other words, AMP shares trade at around 120x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.


AMP's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.6 billion.

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

AMP financials

Revenue TTM $23.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 6.59%
Gross profit TTM $5.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 1.07%
Return on equity TTM -9.05%
Profit margin 0.12%
Book value 1.452
Market capitalisation $5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

AMP's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like AMP.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

AMP's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 31.99

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and AMP's overall score of 31.99 (as at 09/30/2020) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 67th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like AMP is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

AMP's environmental score

Environmental score: 4.93/100

AMP's environmental score of 4.93 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that AMP is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

AMP's social score

Social score: 14.29/100

AMP's social score of 14.29 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that AMP is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

AMP's governance score

Governance score: 15.77/100

AMP's governance score puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that AMP is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

AMP's controversy score

Controversy score: 4/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. AMP scored a 4 out of 5 for controversy – the second-lowest score possible, reflecting that AMP has a damaged public profile.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

AMP Limited was last rated for ESG on: 2020-10-01.

Total ESG score 31.99
Total ESG percentile 67.32
Environmental score 4.93
Environmental score percentile 4
Social score 14.29
Social score percentile 4
Governance score 15.77
Governance score percentile 4
Level of controversy 4

AMP share dividends

We're not expecting AMP to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have AMP's shares ever split?

AMP's shares were split on 16 December 2003.

AMP share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, AMP's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.08 up to $2.09. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AMP.AU volatility(beta: 1.1)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 AMP's is 1.101. This would suggest that AMP's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

AMP overview

AMP Limited operates as a wealth management company in Australia and internationally. The company operates through Australian Wealth Management, AMP Bank, AMP Capital, New Zealand Wealth Management, and Australian and New Zealand Wealth Protection and Mature segments. The Australian Wealth Management segment offers financial advice services; platform and software administration services; unit linked superannuation products, including personal and employer sponsored plans with insurance; and retirement income and managed investment products. The AMP Bank segment provides retail banking services covering residential mortgages, deposits, and transaction banking; and a portfolio of practice finance loans. This segment distributes through its aligned distribution network, as well as third party brokers, and direct to retail customers through phone and online. The AMP Capital segment manages investments across various asset classes, including equities, fixed interest, real estate, infrastructure, and multi-manager and multi-asset funds; and provides commercial, industrial, and retail real estate management services. The New Zealand Wealth Management segment provides wealth management solutions comprising KiwiSaver schemes, corporate superannuation, and retail investments, as well as operates a wrap investment management platform. The Australian and New Zealand Wealth Protection and Mature segment offers individual and group term, disability, and income protection insurance products; whole of life, endowment, investment linked, and investment accounts; retirement savings accounts; eligible rollover funds; annuities; insurance bonds; personal superannuation and guaranteed savings accounts; and risk insurance and mature books. AMP Limited was founded in 1849 and is based in Sydney, Australia.

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