How to buy Bentley Capital (BEL) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Bentley Capital shares.
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Bentley Capital Limited is an asset management business based in Australia. Bentley Capital shares (BEL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Bentley Capital has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $12.1 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Bentley Capital
- 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 Bentley Capital. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: BEL. 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 Bentley Capital 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, 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 Bentley Capital. 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.
What's in this guide?
- Bentley Capital key stats
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- Is Bentley Capital stock a buy or sell?
- Bentley Capital performance over time
- Are Bentley Capital shares over-valued?
- Bentley Capital's financials
- How volatile are Bentley Capital shares?
- Does Bentley Capital pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Bentley Capital stock price (ASX:BEL)Use our graph to track the performance of BEL stocks over time.
Bentley Capital shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.05 - $0.13|
|50-day moving average||$0.0851|
|200-day moving average||$0.0976|
|Dividend yield||$0.01 (13.89%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.137|
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Is it a good time to buy Bentley Capital stock?
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Bentley Capital price performance over time
|1 week (2021-09-21)||0.072|
|1 month (2021-08-27)||-10.00%|
|3 months (2021-06-28)||-25.00%|
|6 months (2021-03-26)||-21.74%|
|1 year (2020-09-28)||2.86%|
|2 years (2019-09-27)||28.57%|
|3 years (2018-09-28)||-28.00%|
|5 years (2016-09-28)||-63.64%|
Is Bentley Capital under- or over-valued?
Valuing Bentley Capital stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Bentley Capital's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Bentley Capital's P/E ratio
Bentley Capital's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 1x. In other words, Bentley Capital shares trade at around 1x 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.
Bentley Capital's EBITDA
Bentley Capital's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $10.5 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Bentley Capital's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Bentley Capital financials
|Revenue TTM||$12.1 million|
|Operating margin TTM||86.38%|
|Gross profit TTM||$12.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||57.55%|
|Return on equity TTM||100.08%|
|Market capitalisation||$5.5 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Bentley Capital share dividends
We're not expecting Bentley Capital to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Bentley Capital share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Bentley Capital's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.05 up to $0.13. 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 Bentley Capital's is 1.3843. This would suggest that Bentley Capital's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Bentley Capital overview
Bentley Capital Limited is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm invests in the public equity markets of Australia. It focuses on technologies and services, especially in resources and mining, fast growing creative and information-based businesses, distressed / turnaround / pre or post insolvency situations, energy and metals. It was formerly known as BT Global Asset Management Limited and changed its name to Bentley Equities Limited in 2003, and then to Bentley Capital Limited in March 2004. Bentley Capital Limited was founded in 1986 and is based in West Perth, Australia.
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