How to buy FFI Holdings (FFI) shares

Learn how to easily invest in FFI Holdings shares.

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FFI Holdings is a confectioners business based in Australia. FFI Holdings shares (FFI) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. FFI Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $37.3 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in FFI Holdings

  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 FFI Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: FFI. 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 FFI Holdings 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 FFI Holdings . 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.

FFI Holdings stock price (ASX:FFI)

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FFI Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-16.
52-week range$5.1014 - $8.5
50-day moving average $7.3186
200-day moving average $6.87
Target price$3.29
PE ratio 8.8272
Dividend yield $0.26 (3.64%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.81

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Is it a good time to buy FFI Holdings stock?

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FFI Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$7.1

1 week (2022-01-11) 7.1
1 month (2021-12-17) -4.44%
3 months (2021-10-19) 5.19%
6 months (2021-07-19) 7.1
1 year (2021-01-19) 26.79%
2 years (2020-01-17) 50.42%
3 years (2019-01-18) 77.50%
5 years (2017-01-18) 95.59%

Is FFI Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

FFI Holdings 's P/E ratio

FFI 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 9x. In other words, FFI Holdings shares trade at around 9x 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.

FFI Holdings 's EBITDA

FFI Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $5.5 million (£0.0 million).

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

FFI Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $37.3 million
Operating margin TTM 12.73%
Gross profit TTM $18.5 million
Return on assets TTM 5.68%
Return on equity TTM 21.42%
Profit margin 23.39%
Book value 4.069
Market capitalisation $77.1 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

FFI Holdings share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 33.77% of net profits

Recently FFI Holdings has paid out, on average, around 33.77% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.64% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), FFI Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 3.64% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In FFI Holdings 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.26 per share.

While FFI Holdings 's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that FFI Holdings may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 12 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

FFI Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, FFI Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.1014 up to $8.5. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while FFI Holdings 's is 0.1309. This would suggest that FFI Holdings 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

FFI Holdings overview

FFI Holdings Limited, a food processing company, engages in the processing, manufacture, packaging, and distribution of food products in Australia. The company operates through Bakery and Investment Property segments. It offers bakers' jams and fruit fillings for use in bakery products, including donuts, tarts, sponge cakes, and various post bake applications; fruit mince for use in tarts and slices; patisserie fillings, spreads, and glazes; fresh diced apple; chocolate and confectionery products; cake icings, toppings, and decoration items; and ice creams and desserts. The company also provides ready-to-roll icing and popcorn snack foods for the retail market under the Nemar, Golden Popcorn, and Orchard Icing brand names. In addition, it processes and packages a range of products for the home cooking market sector under the Prepact and Snowflake brands; and provides contract packing services for third-party brands. Further, the company owns the industrial and commercial property for investment purposes. It serves bakers and pastry cooks, and supermarkets, as well as ice cream and dairy, confectionery, chocolate, and food services industries. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Jandakot, Australia.

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