How to buy Crown Resorts (CWN) shares

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Crown Resorts is a resorts & casinos business based in Australia. Crown Resorts shares (CWN) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollar. Crown Resorts has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.5 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Crown Resorts

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Search for Crown Resorts. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: CWN. 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 Crown Resorts reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. 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.
  6. Check on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Crown Resorts. 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.

Crown Resorts stock price (ASX:CWN)

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

Crown Resorts shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-20.
52-week range$8.47 - $13.32
50-day moving average $11.4566
200-day moving average $10.8648
Target price$11.48
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.386

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Is it a good time to buy Crown Resorts stock?

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Crown Resorts price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$12.08

1 week (2022-01-20) -3.75%
1 month (2021-12-24) 2.11%
3 months (2021-10-27) 17.28%
6 months (2021-07-27) 34.52%
1 year (2021-01-27) 23.01%
2 years (2020-01-24) 0.33%
3 years (2019-01-25) -0.74%
5 years (2017-01-27) 5.13%

Is Crown Resorts under- or over-valued?

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

Crown Resorts's EBITDA

Crown Resorts's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $79.4 million (£0.0 million).

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

Crown Resorts financials

Revenue TTM $1.5 billion
Gross profit TTM $30.7 million
Return on assets TTM -3%
Return on equity TTM -5.67%
Profit margin -17.02%
Book value 6.595
Market capitalisation $8.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Crown Resorts's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Crown Resorts.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Crown Resorts's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 27.78

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Crown Resorts's overall score of 27.78 (as at 12/31/2018) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 41st percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Crown Resorts is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Crown Resorts's environmental score

Environmental score: 10.21/100

Crown Resorts's environmental score of 10.21 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Crown Resorts is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Crown Resorts's social score

Social score: 14.27/100

Crown Resorts's social score of 14.27 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Crown Resorts is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Crown Resorts's governance score

Governance score: 18.81/100

Crown Resorts's governance score puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Crown Resorts is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Crown Resorts's controversy score

Controversy score: 3/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Crown Resorts scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that Crown Resorts hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Crown Resorts Limited was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 27.78
Total ESG percentile 40.78
Environmental score 10.21
Environmental score percentile 8
Social score 14.27
Social score percentile 8
Governance score 18.81
Governance score percentile 8
Level of controversy 3

Crown Resorts share dividends

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

Crown Resorts share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Crown Resorts's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.47 up to $13.32. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CWN.AU volatility(beta: 1.04)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Crown Resorts's is 1.04. This would suggest that Crown Resorts's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Crown Resorts overview

Crown Resorts Limited operates in the entertainment industry primarily in Australia. It operates through four segments: Crown Melbourne, Crown Perth, Crown Aspinalls, and Wagering & Online. The company owns and operates two integrated resorts, including Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth. Its Crown Melbourne resort comprises 2,628 gaming machines and 540 gaming tables; the Crown Towers Melbourne hotel with 481 guest rooms, the Crown Metropol Melbourne hotel with 658 guest rooms, and the Crown Promenade Melbourne hotel with 465 guest rooms; a conference center; banqueting facilities; restaurants and bars; and designer brands and retail outlets. The company's Crown Perth resort includes the Crown Towers Perth hotel with 500 guest rooms; the Crown Metropol Perth hotel comprising 397 guest rooms; the Crown Promenade Perth hotel with 291 guest rooms; 2,500 gaming machines and 350 gaming tables; a 1,500-seat Crown Ballroom and 2,300-seat Crown Theatre; convention facilities; and restaurants and bars, and a resort. It also owns and operates the Crown Aspinalls, a casino in London; and engages in wagering and online social gaming activities. The company was formerly known as Crown Limited and changed its name to Crown Resorts Limited in October 2013. Crown Resorts Limited was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Southbank, Australia.

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