Get the Finder app 🥳

Track your credit score, free


How to buy COSOL shares | A$0.735

Own COSOL shares in just a few minutes.


Fact checked

Cosol Australia Pty Ltd is an information technology services business based in Australia. COSOL shares (COS) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.735 – an increase of 4.26% over the previous week. COSOL has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $13.6 million.

How to buy shares in COSOL

  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 COSOL. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: COS. 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 COSOL 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 $0.735, 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 COSOL. 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.

COSOL share price

Use our graph to track the performance of COS stocks over time.

COSOL shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-09-15.
Latest market closeAUDA$0.735
52-week rangeAUDA$0.25 - AUDA$0.845
50-day moving average AUDA$0.7263
200-day moving average AUDA$0.4832
Target priceN/A
PE ratio 36.25
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$0.016

Share Trading Account Offer

IG Share Trading Offer


Standard brokerage - Australian shares

Share Trading Account Offer

Competitive broker fees on Australian and international shares

  • Brokerage - AU shares: From AUD 5 or 0.05%
  • Brokerage - US shares: USD 0
  • Sign-up process: Instant
  • Support - After hours: Yes
Go to site
More info

Important: Share trading carries risk of capital loss.


Compare share trading platforms

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.
Data indicated here is updated regularly
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
Finder Award
IG Share Trading
AUD 8 or 0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Bell Direct Share Trading
AUD 15 or 0.1%
ASX shares, mFunds
Special offer: Free ETF trades until September 30th when you join Bell Direct
Bell Direct offers a one-second placement guarantee on market-to-limit ASX orders or your trade is free, plus enjoy extensive free research reports from top financial experts.
Superhero share trading
$5 a trade
ASX shares
Trade ASX stocks and ETFs with a flat $5 brokerage fee and a low minimum investment of just $100.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or 0.1%
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, mFunds
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, managed funds, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
ASX shares, Global shares, Margin trading, Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or 0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares, Global shares, Options trading, US shares

Compare up to 4 providers

Is it a good time to buy COSOL 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.

COSOL price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.735

1 week (2020-09-10) 1.38%
1 month (2020-08-20) 2.08%
3 months (2020-06-19) 59.78%
6 months (2020-03-20) 172.22%
1 year (2019-09-16) N/A
2 years (2018-09-16) N/A
3 years (2017-09-16) N/A
5 years (2015-09-16) N/A

Is COSOL under- or over-valued?

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

COSOL's P/E ratio

COSOL's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 36x. In other words, COSOL shares trade at around 36x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.


COSOL's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.8 million (£0.0 million).

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

COSOL financials

Revenue TTM $13.6 million
Gross profit TTM $3.6 million
Return on assets TTM 41.75%
Return on equity TTM 112.66%
Profit margin 0%
Book value 0.048
Market capitalisation $89.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

COSOL share dividends

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

COSOL overview

Cosol Australia Pty Ltd operates in the IT and business services industry in Australia. It utilizes proprietary software and services to deliver solutions for clients operating in asset-intensive industries in relation to resource and capital-intensive enterprise asset management (EAM) and infrastructure-focused systems. The company provides digital business solutions, which include business process and strategic reviews; legacy data services; and data migration and ongoing support services to clients, as well as implements enterprise resource planning (ERP)/EAM solutions. It serves customers in various industry sectors, including mining and minerals processing, healthcare, energy and utilities, defense, public infrastructure, and transport. The company is headquartered in Spring Hill, Australia. As of January 15, 2020, Cosol Australia Pty Ltd operates as a subsidiary of COSOL Limited.

Frequently asked questions

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Go to site