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Calix Limited is a specialty chemicals business based in Australia. Calix shares (CXL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Calix has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $14.1 million..
How to buy shares in Calix
- 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 Calix . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CXL. 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 Calix 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 $0.81, 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 Calix . 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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How has coronavirus impacted Calix 's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Calix 's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $0.81, which is 11.96% down on its pre-crash value of $0.92 and 57.28% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.515.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Calix shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $651.90 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 $1,025.31.
Calix share priceUse our graph to track the performance of CXL stocks over time.
Calix shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.515 - $1.09|
|50-day moving average||$0.8922|
|200-day moving average||$0.7868|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.062|
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Is it a good time to buy Calix stock?
The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.
Calix price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-11)||-22.86%|
|1 month (2020-12-18)||-25.69%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||0%|
|6 months (2020-07-17)||3.85%|
|1 year (2020-01-17)||3.18%|
|2 years (2019-01-17)||9.46%|
|3 years (2018-01-14)||N/A|
|5 years (2016-01-14)||N/A|
Is Calix under- or over-valued?
Valuing Calix stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Calix 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Calix 's EBITDA
Calix 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $262,260 (£149,251).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Calix 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$14.1 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$3.4 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-4.51%|
|Return on equity TTM||-32.89%|
|Market capitalisation||$120.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Calix share dividends
We're not expecting Calix to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Calix share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Calix 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.515 up to $1.09. 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 Calix 's is 0.0858. This would suggest that Calix 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Calix Limited provides industrial solutions to address global sustainability challenges in Australia and internationally. The company offers ACTI-Mag, a solution for phosphate removal, pH and boost alkalinity stabilization, biogas management, odor control, and biochemical oxygen demand/chemical oxygen demand reduction, as well as for control fats, oils, and greases in wastewater. It also provides chemical dosing units, a solution for sewer asset corrosion prevention; AQUA-Cal+, a solution for lake and pond water remediation, and aquaculture farming; and BOOSTER-Mag, an agricultural solution for increased yield, fertilizer usage, insect/pest management, and fungal control. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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