How to buy Costa Group Holdings (CGC) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in Costa Group Holdings shares.
Costa Group Holdings is a farm products business based in Australia. Costa Group Holdings shares (CGC) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Costa Group Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.4 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Costa Group Holdings
- 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 Costa Group Holdings. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CGC. 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 Costa Group Holdings 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 Costa Group Holdings. 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.
What's in this guide?
- Costa Group Holdings key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Costa Group Holdings stock a buy or sell?
- Costa Group Holdings performance over time
- Are Costa Group Holdings shares over-valued?
- Costa Group Holdings's financials
- How volatile are Costa Group Holdings shares?
- Does Costa Group Holdings pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Costa Group Holdings stock price (ASX:CGC)Use our graph to track the performance of CGC stocks over time.
Costa Group Holdings shares at a glance
|52-week range||$2.24 - $3.39|
|50-day moving average||$3.0988|
|200-day moving average||$2.8682|
|Dividend yield||$0.05 (2.88%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.05|
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Is it a good time to buy Costa Group Holdings stock?
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Costa Group Holdings price performance over time
|1 week (2023-11-23)||3.11|
|1 month (2023-11-03)||-0.96%|
|3 months (2023-09-01)||6.51%|
|6 months (2023-06-02)||19.62%|
|1 year (2022-12-02)||15.61%|
|2 years (2021-12-03)||15.61%|
|3 years (2020-12-03)||-23.59%|
|5 years (2018-12-03)||-55.86%|
Is Costa Group Holdings under- or over-valued?
Valuing Costa Group Holdings stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Costa Group Holdings's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Costa Group Holdings's P/E ratio
Costa Group Holdings's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 67x. In other words, Costa Group Holdings shares trade at around 67x 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.
Costa Group Holdings's EBITDA
Costa Group Holdings's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $151.9 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Costa Group Holdings's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Costa Group Holdings financials
|Revenue TTM||$1.4 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||7.79%|
|Gross profit TTM||$921.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.15%|
|Return on equity TTM||5%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Costa Group Holdings share dividends
We're not expecting Costa Group Holdings to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Costa Group Holdings share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Costa Group Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.24 up to $3.39. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Costa Group Holdings's is 0.498. This would suggest that Costa Group Holdings's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Costa Group Holdings overview
Costa Group Holdings Limited produces, packs, and markets fruits and vegetables to food retailers. It operates through three segments: Produce, Costa Farms and Logistics, and International. Produce segment engages in farming, packing, and marketing of berries, mushrooms, glasshouse grown tomatoes, citrus, and avocados and bananas primarily to food retailers. Its Costa Farms and Logistics segment operates logistics, wholesale, and marketing services including warehousing and ripening facilities, and trading within Australia. International segment engages in licensing blueberry varieties in Australia, the Americas, China, Africa, and internationally; and berry farming activities in Morocco and China. It also exports its products. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Docklands, Australia.
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