How to buy Teledyne FLIR LLC (FLIR) shares in Australia

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Teledyne FLIR LLC (FLIR) is a leading scientific & technical instruments business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$N/A after a previous close of US$57.34. During the day the price has varied from a low of USDN/A to a high of USDN/A. Teledyne FLIR LLC is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Teledyne FLIR LLC

  1. Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
  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, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Teledyne FLIR LLC. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: FLIR. 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 Teledyne FLIR LLC 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. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Teledyne FLIR LLC, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Teledyne FLIR LLC. 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.

Teledyne FLIR LLC stock price (NASDAQ:FLIR)

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Teledyne FLIR LLC shares at a glance

Information last updated 1970-01-01.
Previous closeUS$57.34
Change US$N/A
Change % N/A%
Volume 0
Information last updated 2021-07-04.
52-week rangeUS$33.2007 - US$60.66
50-day moving average US$58.6531
200-day moving average US$51.3061
Target priceUS$52.6
PE ratio 32.1053
Dividend yield US$0.68 (1.19%)
Earnings per share (TTM) US$1.786

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Is Teledyne FLIR LLC under- or over-valued?

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

Teledyne FLIR LLC's P/E ratio

Teledyne FLIR LLC's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 32x. In other words, Teledyne FLIR LLC shares trade at around 32x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Teledyne FLIR LLC's PEG ratio

Teledyne FLIR LLC's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 3.2773. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Teledyne FLIR LLC's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


Teledyne FLIR LLC's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$455.3 million (£0.0 million).

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

Teledyne FLIR LLC financials

Revenue TTM US$1.9 billion
Operating margin TTM 18.6%
Gross profit TTM US$947 million
Return on assets TTM 7.1%
Return on equity TTM 13.06%
Profit margin 12.16%
Book value 14.538
Market capitalisation US$7.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Teledyne FLIR LLC shares

There are currently 8.7 million Teledyne FLIR LLC shares held short by investors – that's known as Teledyne FLIR LLC's "short interest". This figure is 27.1% up from 6.8 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Teledyne FLIR LLC shares can be evaluated.

Teledyne FLIR LLC's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Teledyne FLIR LLC's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Teledyne FLIR LLC shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Teledyne FLIR LLC shares traded daily (recently around 1.3 million). Teledyne FLIR LLC's SIR currently stands at 6.84. In other words for every 100,000 Teledyne FLIR LLC shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6840 shares are currently held short.

However Teledyne FLIR LLC's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Teledyne FLIR LLC shares, or, against the total number of tradable Teledyne FLIR LLC shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Teledyne FLIR LLC's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Teledyne FLIR LLC shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.0664% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Teledyne FLIR LLC shares, roughly 66 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Teledyne FLIR LLC.

Find out more about how you can short Teledyne FLIR LLC stock.

Teledyne FLIR LLC share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 26.67% of net profits

Recently Teledyne FLIR LLC has paid out, on average, around 26.67% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.19% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Teledyne FLIR LLC shareholders could enjoy a 1.19% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Teledyne FLIR LLC's case, that would currently equate to about $0.68 per share.

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

Teledyne FLIR LLC's most recent dividend payout was on 3 June 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 19 May 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Teledyne FLIR LLC's shares ever split?

Teledyne FLIR LLC's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 10 December 2007. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Teledyne FLIR LLC shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Teledyne FLIR LLC shares which in turn could have impacted Teledyne FLIR LLC's share price.

Teledyne FLIR LLC share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Teledyne FLIR LLC's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$33.2007 up to US$60.66. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

FLIR.US volatility(beta: 1.56)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Teledyne FLIR LLC's is 1.5583. This would suggest that Teledyne FLIR LLC's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Teledyne FLIR LLC overview

FLIR Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, and distributes thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locater systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and threat-detection solutions worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Industrial Technologies and Defense Technologies. The Industrial Technologies segment develops and manufactures thermal and visible-spectrum imaging camera cores and components for third parties to create thermal, industrial, and other types of imaging systems; and develops and manufactures devices that image, measure, and analyze thermal energy, gases, and other environmental elements for industrial, commercial, and scientific applications, as well as imaging payloads for unmanned aerial systems, and machine vision cameras. It also develops, manufactures, and services thermal imaging cameras, analytics software, gas detection cameras, firefighting cameras, process automation cameras, environmental test and measurement devices, security cameras, marine electronics, and traffic cameras for perimeter security, critical infrastructure, recreational and commercial maritime, and traffic monitoring and control. The Defense Technologies segment develops and manufactures airborne, land, maritime, and man-portable multi-spectrum imaging systems; radars; lasers; imaging components; integrated multi-sensor system platforms; chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives detectors; and nano-class unmanned aerial systems, as well as services related to systems for military, law enforcement, public safety, and other government customers. It also produces multi-mission unmanned air and unmanned ground systems serving the U.S. Department of Defense and federal government agencies, public safety, and governmental customers. It has collaboration with Neurala to deliver AI-Powered industrial cameras. FLIR Systems, Inc. was incorporated in 1978 and is headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon. As of May 14, 2021, FLIR Systems, Inc. operates as a

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