How to buy BB Liquidating (BLIAQ) shares in Australia

Learn how to easily invest in BB Liquidating shares.

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BB Liquidating Inc (BLIAQ), previously known as Blockbuster Inc, has seen its share price shoot up since late January after group of Redditors on trading forum Wallstreetbets rallied behind several heavily shorted stocks, including GameStop, AMC Entertainment and Nokia.

Some share trading platforms have since restricted access to these stocks citing extreme market volatility and liquidity issues. If you're looking to buy in, it pays to do your research and be aware of the risks during these unprecedented market conditions.

Founded in 1982, BB Liquidating Inc (OTCMKTS: BLIAQ) is leftover stock of the video and game rental chain known as Blockbuster that went into bankruptcy in 2011. It was sold to DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) that same year. It is headquartered in Dallas Texas and is a US-listed security trading as an over-the-counter penny stock. In 2021, it became a favourite stock of Reddit's WallStreetBets community along with GameStop, AMC and others.

How to buy shares in BB Liquidating

  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 BB Liquidating. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: BLIAQ. 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 BB Liquidating 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$0.005, 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 BB Liquidating, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of BB Liquidating. 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.

BB Liquidating stock price (OTCCE:BLIAQ)

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BB Liquidating shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-08.
OpenUS$0.001
HighUS$0.0055
LowUS$0.001
CloseUS$0.0055
Previous closeUS$0.005
Change US$0.0005
Change % 10%
Volume 17,301
Information last updated 2022-01-17.
52-week rangeUS$0 - US$0.2
50-day moving average US$0.0017
200-day moving average US$0.0072
Target priceUS$0.15
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) US$-1.261

Where to buy BB Liquidating stock

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US$0
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0.60%
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US$4
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US$9.5
0.60%
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The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.

BB Liquidating share growth calculator

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BB Liquidating price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $0.0055

1 week (2022-01-13) 175.00%
1 month (2021-12-23) 358.33%
3 months (2021-10-22) 111.54%
6 months (2021-07-23) 175.00%
1 year (2021-01-22) -8.33%
2 years (2020-01-24) 37.50%

BB Liquidating financials

Revenue TTM US$1.3 billion
Gross profit TTM US$1.8 billion
Return on assets TTM -29.56%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -66.65%
Book value -2.654
Market capitalisation US$3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

BB Liquidating share dividends

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

BB Liquidating share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BB Liquidating's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$0 up to US$0.2. 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 (OTCCE average) beta is 1, while BB Liquidating's is -6.0157. This would suggest that BB Liquidating's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, BB Liquidating has bucked the trend.

BB Liquidating overview

BB Liquidating Inc. is in the process of liquidation of its remaining assets. Previously, it was operated and franchised entertainment-related stores in the United States and internationally. The company was formerly known as Blockbuster Inc. and changed its name to BB Liquidating Inc. in August 2011. BB Liquidating Inc. was founded in 1982 and is based in Dallas, Texas. On July 16, 2013, the voluntary petition of BB Liquidating Inc. for reorganization under Chapter 11 was converted to Chapter 7. It had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on September 23, 2010. BB Liquidating Inc. operates as a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation

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