How to buy DGL group (DGL) shares

Learn how to easily invest in DGL group shares.

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DGL group is a conglomerates business based in Australia. DGL group shares (DGL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. DGL group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $154.5 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in DGL 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 DGL group. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: DGL. 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 DGL 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, 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 DGL 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.

DGL group stock price (ASX:DGL)

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

DGL group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-14.
52-week range$0.935 - $3.28
50-day moving average $2.7302
200-day moving average $2.2267
Target price$3.17
PE ratio 3.7806
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.775

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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.
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
AUD $8 or 0.1%
$50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares
$0 brokerage for US and global shares plus get an active trader discount of $5 commission on Australian shares.
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Superhero share trading
$5
No
ASX shares, US shares, ETFs
Earn up to 15,000 Qantas frequent flyer points when you transfer an exisiting balance or trade. Offer valid for all new and existing Superhero members until 28 February.
Pay zero brokerage on US stocks and all ETFs and just $5 (flat fee) to trade Australian shares from your mobile or desktop.
GO Markets Share Trading
$7.70
No
ASX shares, Forex, CFDs, ETFs
Pay zero brokerage on your first 20 trades and $7.70 after that on over 2,500 ASX listed shares from either your desktop or mobile.
ThinkMarkets Share Trading
AUD $8
No
ASX shares
$8 flat fee brokerage for CHESS Sponsored ASX stocks (HIN ownership), plus free live stock price data on an easy to use mobile app.
Saxo Capital Markets (Classic account)
AUD $5
No
ASX shares, Global shares, ETFs
Access 19,000+ stocks on 40+ exchanges worldwide
Low fees for Australian and global share trading, no inactivity fees, low currency conversion fee and optimised for mobile.
HSBC Online Share Trading
AUD $19.95
No
ASX shares, mFunds, ETFs, Bonds
Limited-time offer: Join HSBC’s online trading account before 28 February 2022 and HSBC will reimburse you up to $100 on your first 5 trades. Also traders who transfer $50k+ will get a $200 bonus(T&Cs apply).
Make trades online with brokerage fees starting from just $19.95 with an HSBC Online Share Trading account. Plus gain access to complimentary expert research, trading ideas and tools.
SelfWealth (Basic account)
AUD $9.5
No
ASX shares, US shares
Trade ASX and US shares for a flat fee of $9.50, regardless of the trade size.
New customers receive free access to Community Insights with SelfWealth Premium for the first 90 days. Follow other investors and benchmark your portfolio performance.
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Is it a good time to buy DGL group stock?

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DGL group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$2.93

1 week (2022-01-10) 0.69%
1 month (2021-12-17) 4.27%
3 months (2021-10-15) 2.81%
6 months (2021-07-16) 118.66%

Is DGL group under- or over-valued?

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

DGL group's P/E ratio

DGL 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 4x. In other words, DGL group shares trade at around 4x 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.

DGL group's EBITDA

DGL group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $16.4 million (£0.0 million).

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

DGL group financials

Revenue TTM $154.5 million
Operating margin TTM 8.49%
Gross profit TTM $60.8 million
Return on assets TTM 3.83%
Return on equity TTM 43.58%
Profit margin 30.53%
Book value 0.76
Market capitalisation $790.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

DGL group share dividends

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

DGL group overview

DGL Group Limited provides specialty chemical formulation and manufacturing, warehousing and distribution, and waste management and recycling solutions in Australia and New Zealand. The company operates through three segments: Chemical Manufacturing, Warehousing and Distribution, and Environmental Solutions. The Chemical Manufacturing segment produces a range of specialty chemicals; and undertakes advanced formulation and contract manufacturing on behalf of third parties. This segment also manufactures trademark brands, including the Hardman water treatment range, Alset, and Chempro AdBlue. The Warehousing and Distribution segment provides freight forwarding, inventory management, transport, logistics, and warehousing services focusing on dangerous and hazardous goods across Australia and New Zealand. It also manages logistics and distribution of other goods, including food, pharmaceutical products, agricultural products, security sensitive goods, and temperature-controlled products. The Environmental Solutions segment undertakes resource recovery and hazardous waste management activities. This segment is also involved in the liquid waste treatment, used lead acid battery recycling, and lead smelting and refining activities. The company serves a range of sectors, including agriculture, water treatment, mining, construction, automotive, food, pharmaceutical, lead smelters, plastic recyclers, galvanizers, manufacturing, home and garden, and chemical suppliers. The company was formerly known as DGL Environmental Pty Ltd and changed its name to DGL Group Limited in April 2021. DGL Group Limited was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand.

DGL group in the news

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