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How to buy CML Group shares

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CML Group Limited is a staffing & employment services business based in Australia. CML Group shares (CGR) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. CML Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $47.5 million.

How to buy shares in CML Group

  1. 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.
  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, PayPal or debit card.
  3. Search for CML Group. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CGR. 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 CML Group 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 today's price of $N/A, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of CML Group. 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.

CML Group share price

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CML Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-09-25.
52-week rangeAUDA$0.22 - AUDA$0.57
50-day moving average AUDA$0.3574
200-day moving average AUDA$0.3672
Target priceAUDA$0.68
PE ratio 21.0843
Dividend yield AUDA$0.04 (10.77%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$0.017

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Is it a good time to buy CML Group stock?

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Is CML Group under- or over-valued?

Valuing CML Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of CML Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

CML Group's P/E ratio

CML Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 21x. In other words, CML Group shares trade at around 21x 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.

CML Group's EBITDA

CML Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $17.2 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a CML Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

CML Group financials

Revenue TTM $47.5 million
Operating margin TTM 34.47%
Gross profit TTM $30.7 million
Return on assets TTM 3.49%
Return on equity TTM 7.48%
Profit margin 7.73%
Book value 0.245
Market capitalisation $72.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

CML Group share dividends

84%

Dividend payout ratio: 84.34% of net profits

Recently CML Group has paid out, on average, around 84.34% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 10.77% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), CML Group shareholders could enjoy a 10.77% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In CML Group's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.04 per share.

CML Group'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 14 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

CML Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CML Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.22 up to $0.57. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CGR.AU volatility(beta: 0.57)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while CML Group's is 0.5657. This would suggest that CML Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

CML Group overview

CML Group Limited provides financial solutions SME businesses in Australia. It operates through Finance, Equipment Finance, and Other Services segments. The company offers invoice factoring and discounting, and receivables finance services. It also provides equipment finance services for old and new equipment, such as sale back of owned or partially owned equipment, private sales, and mid-term financing. In addition, the company offers employment solutions comprising labor sourcing and project management; and trade finance services. Further, it operates Skippr, an online lending platform. The company was formerly known as Careers Multilist Limited and changed its name to CML Group Limited in May 2014. CML Group Limited was founded in 2001 and is based in North Sydney, Australia.

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