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How to buy AusQuest shares | A$0.03

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AusQuest Limited is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. AusQuest shares (AQD) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.03 – a decrease of 3.23% over the previous week. AusQuest has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $522,081.

How to buy shares in AusQuest

  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 AusQuest. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: AQD. 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 AusQuest 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 $0.03, 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 AusQuest. 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 AusQuest's share price?

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

Its last market close was $0.03, which is 63.33% up on its pre-crash value of $0.011 and 275.00% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.008.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of AusQuest shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $727.27 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 $2,727.27.

AusQuest share price

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AusQuest shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-09-22.
Latest market closeAUDA$0.03
52-week rangeAUDA$0.008 - AUDA$0.037
50-day moving average AUDA$0.0309
200-day moving average AUDA$0.0179
Target priceAUDA$0.05
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$-0.001

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Is it a good time to buy AusQuest stock?

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AusQuest price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.03

1 week (2020-09-14) -9.09%
1 month (2020-08-21) -11.76%
3 months (2020-06-19) 150.00%
6 months (2020-03-20) 275.00%
1 year (2019-09-20) 114.29%
2 years (2018-09-20) 50.00%
3 years (2017-09-21) 87.50%
5 years (2015-09-21) 66.67%

AusQuest financials

Revenue TTM $522,081
Gross profit TTM $923,545
Return on assets TTM -8.77%
Return on equity TTM -6.44%
Profit margin -77.05%
Book value 0.01
Market capitalisation $21 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

AusQuest share dividends

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

AusQuest share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, AusQuest's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.008 up to $0.037. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AQD.AU volatility(beta: 1.86)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 AusQuest's is 1.8633. This would suggest that AusQuest's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

AusQuest overview

AusQuest Limited explores and evaluates mineral resources in Australia and Peru. It explores for a range of commodities and minerals, including magmatic nickel-copper-platinum group element sulphides, copper, iron oxide, gold, zinc, and base metal deposits. The company holds approximately 4,600 square kilometers of exploration granted tenements and tenement applications. It has interests in properties located in southern Peru, Western Australia, and Queensland. The company has a strategic alliance agreement with South32 Group Operations Pty Ltd. to target gold-copper project. AusQuest Limited is based in Ardross, Australia.

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