How to buy Booktopia (BKG) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Booktopia shares.
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Booktopia is an internet retail business based in Australia. Booktopia shares (BKG) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Booktopia has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $241.3 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Booktopia
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the ASX. Our table can help you choose.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, such as your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
- Search for Booktopia. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: BKG. 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 Booktopia reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, 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 on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Booktopia. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock and 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 affect your stock.
Booktopia stock price (ASX:BKG)Use our graph to track the performance of BKG stocks over time.
Booktopia shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.17 - $3|
|50-day moving average||$0.394|
|200-day moving average||$1.2993|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.008|
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Is it a good time to buy Booktopia stock?
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Booktopia price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-28)||7.50%|
|1 month (2022-06-03)||-40.28%|
|3 months (2022-04-05)||-70.75%|
|6 months (2022-01-05)||-84.48%|
|1 year (2021-07-05)||-92.01%|
Is Booktopia under- or over-valued?
Valuing Booktopia stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Booktopia's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Booktopia's P/E ratio
Booktopia's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 28x. In other words, Booktopia shares trade at around 28x 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.
Booktopia's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $6.1 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Booktopia's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$241.3 million|
|Operating margin TTM||1.51%|
|Gross profit TTM||$32.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.46%|
|Return on equity TTM||3.69%|
|Market capitalisation||$30.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Booktopia share dividends
We're not expecting Booktopia to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Booktopia Group Limited operates as an online book retailer in Australia. It also sells eBooks, DVDs, audiobooks, magazines, calendars and diaries, stationery, and gift cards. The company offers books that cover various subjects, such as biographies and true stories; business and management; history; family and health; personal development; self-help and travel and holidays; modern and contemporary fiction; Australian fiction; crime and mystery; thrillers and suspense; romance; picture books; children's fiction; young adult; manga; gift guides; cooking, food, and drink; sports; and art and entertainment books. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Lidcombe, Australia.
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