How to buy Garda Property Group (GDF) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Garda Property Group shares.
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Garda Property Group is a real estate services business based in Australia. Garda Property Group shares (GDF) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Garda Property Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $33.6 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Garda Property Group
- 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 Garda Property Group. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: GDF. 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 Garda Property Group 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 Garda Property Group. 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?
- Garda Property Group key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Garda Property Group stock a buy or sell?
- Garda Property Group performance over time
- Are Garda Property Group shares over-valued?
- Garda Property Group's financials
- How volatile are Garda Property Group shares?
- Does Garda Property Group pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Garda Property Group stock price (ASX:GDF)Use our graph to track the performance of GDF stocks over time.
Garda Property Group shares at a glance
|52-week range||$1.1802 - $1.75|
|50-day moving average||$1.6149|
|200-day moving average||$1.6016|
|Dividend yield||$0.072 (4.59%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.403|
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Is it a good time to buy Garda Property Group stock?
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Garda Property Group price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-20)||4.19%|
|1 month (2022-05-27)||3.19%|
|3 months (2022-03-25)||-0.62%|
|6 months (2021-12-24)||-7.71%|
|1 year (2021-06-25)||27.17%|
|2 years (2020-06-26)||58.33%|
|3 years (2019-06-27)||16.19%|
|5 years (2017-06-27)||44.05%|
Is Garda Property Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing Garda Property Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Garda Property Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Garda Property Group's P/E ratio
Garda Property 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, Garda Property 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.
Garda Property Group's EBITDA
Garda Property Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $21.2 million (£12 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Garda Property Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Garda Property Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$33.6 million|
|Operating margin TTM||63.07%|
|Gross profit TTM||$23.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.44%|
|Return on equity TTM||27.97%|
|Market capitalisation||$326.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Garda Property Group share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 18% of net profits
Recently Garda Property Group has paid out, on average, around 18% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.59% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Garda Property Group shareholders could enjoy a 4.59% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Garda Property Group's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.072 per share.
While Garda Property Group's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Garda Property Group is investing more in its future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 29 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Garda Property Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Garda Property Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.1802 up to $1.75. 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 Garda Property Group's is 0.6617. This would suggest that Garda Property Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Garda Property Group overview
Garda Diversified Property Fund is a real estate investment trust externally managed by Garda Capital Group. It invests in real estate markets of Australia. The fund intends to invest in commercial offices in city and suburban markets as well as industrial facilities along the eastern seaboard of Australia. Garda Diversified Property is domiciled in Australia.
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