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Carlton Investments Limited is an asset management business based in Australia. Carlton Investments shares (CIN) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Carlton Investments has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $40.2 million..
How to buy shares in Carlton Investments
- 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 Carlton Investments. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CIN. 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 Carlton Investments 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 $23.75, 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 Carlton Investments. 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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- Carlton Investments key stats
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- Is Carlton Investments stock a buy or sell?
- Carlton Investments performance over time
- Are Carlton Investments shares over-valued?
- Carlton Investments's financials
- How volatile are Carlton Investments shares?
- Does Carlton Investments pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Carlton Investments share priceUse our graph to track the performance of CIN stocks over time.
Carlton Investments shares at a glance
|52-week range||$18.21 - $33.01|
|50-day moving average||$23.4242|
|200-day moving average||$22.7885|
|Dividend yield||$1.11 (4.68%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.44|
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Is it a good time to buy Carlton Investments stock?
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Carlton Investments price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-15)||-12.91%|
|1 month (2020-12-23)||-11.05%|
|3 months (2020-10-23)||-0.42%|
|6 months (2020-07-23)||5.09%|
|1 year (2020-01-22)||-27.37%|
|2 years (2019-01-22)||-22.81%|
|3 years (2018-01-22)||-31.97%|
|5 years (2016-01-22)||-38.57%|
Is Carlton Investments under- or over-valued?
Valuing Carlton Investments stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Carlton Investments's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Carlton Investments's P/E ratio
Carlton Investments's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Carlton Investments shares trade at around 16x 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.
Carlton Investments financials
|Revenue TTM||$40.2 million|
|Operating margin TTM||97.72%|
|Gross profit TTM||$40.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.84%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.21%|
|Market capitalisation||$628.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Carlton Investments share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 77.08% of net profits
Recently Carlton Investments has paid out, on average, around 77.08% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.68% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Carlton Investments shareholders could enjoy a 4.68% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Carlton Investments's case, that would currently equate to about A$1.11 per share.
Carlton Investments's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 1 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Carlton Investments share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Carlton Investments's shares have ranged in value from as little as $18.21 up to $33.01. 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 Carlton Investments's is 0.8473. This would suggest that Carlton Investments's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Carlton Investments overview
Carlton Investments Limited is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the firm manages separate client-focused equity portfolios. It invests in the public equity markets of Australia through its subsidiaries. Carlton Investments Limited was founded in 1928 and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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