How to buy Australian Agricultural Company shares
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Australian Agricultural Company Limited is a farm products business based in Australia. Australian Agricultural Company shares (AAC) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Australian Agricultural Company has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $334.1 million.
How to buy shares in Australian Agricultural Company
- 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 Australian Agricultural Company. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: AAC. 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 Australian Agricultural Company 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 $1.09, 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 Australian Agricultural 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.
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- Australian Agricultural Company key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Australian Agricultural Company stock a buy or sell?
- Australian Agricultural Company performance over time
- Are Australian Agricultural Company shares over-valued?
- Australian Agricultural Company's financials
- How volatile are Australian Agricultural Company shares?
- Does Australian Agricultural Company pay a dividend?
- Have Australian Agricultural Company shares ever split?
- Other common questions
How has coronavirus impacted Australian Agricultural Company's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Australian Agricultural Company's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $1.09, which is 7.63% down on its pre-crash value of $1.18 and 15.34% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.945.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Australian Agricultural Company shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $914.03 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 $986.43.
Australian Agricultural Company share priceUse our graph to track the performance of AAC stocks over time.
Australian Agricultural Company shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.945 - $1.33|
|50-day moving average||$1.0861|
|200-day moving average||$1.0684|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.052|
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Is it a good time to buy Australian Agricultural Company stock?
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Australian Agricultural Company price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-07)||-1.80%|
|1 month (2020-12-17)||-0.91%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||-1.80%|
|6 months (2020-07-17)||3.32%|
|1 year (2020-01-17)||-3.11%|
|2 years (2019-01-17)||-0.46%|
|3 years (2018-01-17)||-14.51%|
|5 years (2016-01-15)||-17.11%|
Is Australian Agricultural Company under- or over-valued?
Valuing Australian Agricultural Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Australian Agricultural Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Australian Agricultural Company's P/E ratio
Australian Agricultural 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 21x. In other words, Australian Agricultural Company shares trade at around 21x 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.
Australian Agricultural Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$334.1 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$-95,062,000|
|Return on assets TTM||-10.46%|
|Return on equity TTM||3.57%|
|Market capitalisation||$663 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Australian Agricultural Company share dividends
We're not expecting Australian Agricultural Company to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Australian Agricultural Company's shares ever split?
Australian Agricultural Company's shares were split on 17 March 2005.
Australian Agricultural Company share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Australian Agricultural Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.945 up to $1.33. 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 Australian Agricultural Company's is 0.2463. This would suggest that Australian Agricultural Company's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Australian Agricultural Company overview
Australian Agricultural Company Limited produces and sells cattle and beef in Australia. The company engages in owning, operating, and developing pastoral properties; producing beef, including breeding, backgrounding, feedlotting, and processing cattle; and the production of grass and grain fed, and Wagyu beef. It provides its products under the Wylarah, Westholme, Master Kobe, Kobe Cuisine, and Darling Downs Wagyu brands. The company operates an integrated cattle production system across 19 owned cattle stations, 2 leased stations, 5 agisted properties, 2 owned feedlots, and 2 owned farms covering an area of approximately 6.4 million hectares of land in Queensland and the Northern Territory. It also exports its products. The company was founded in 1824 and is based in Brisbane, Australia.
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