How to buy Generation Development Group (GDG) shares
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Generation Development Group Limited is a financial conglomerates business based in Australia. Generation Development Group shares (GDG) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Generation Development Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $267.4 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Generation Development Group
- 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.
- 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.
- Search for Generation Development Group . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: GDG. 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 Generation Development Group reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, 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 in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Generation Development 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.
What's in this guide?
- Generation Development Group key stats
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- Is Generation Development Group stock a buy or sell?
- Generation Development Group performance over time
- Are Generation Development Group shares over-valued?
- Generation Development Group 's financials
- How volatile are Generation Development Group shares?
- Does Generation Development Group pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Generation Development Group stock price (ASX:GDG)Use our graph to track the performance of GDG stocks over time.
Generation Development Group shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.5961 - $1.2588|
|50-day moving average||$1.1528|
|200-day moving average||$0.9432|
|Dividend yield||$0.02 (1.72%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.015|
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Generation Development Group price performance over time
|1 week (2021-09-17)||3.45%|
|1 month (2021-08-25)||-4.00%|
|3 months (2021-06-25)||42.01%|
|6 months (2021-03-25)||50.00%|
|1 year (2020-09-25)||60.00%|
|2 years (2019-09-25)||87.50%|
|3 years (2018-09-25)||9.09%|
|5 years (2016-09-23)||172.73%|
Is Generation Development Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing Generation Development Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Generation Development Group 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Generation Development Group 's P/E ratio
Generation Development 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 80x. In other words, Generation Development Group shares trade at around 80x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Generation Development Group 's EBITDA
Generation Development Group 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $68.3 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Generation Development Group 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Generation Development Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$267.4 million|
|Operating margin TTM||25.47%|
|Gross profit TTM||$88.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.63%|
|Return on equity TTM||7.36%|
|Market capitalisation||$211.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Generation Development Group share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 2% of net profits
Recently Generation Development Group has paid out, on average, around 2% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.67% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Generation Development Group shareholders could enjoy a 1.67% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Generation Development Group 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.02 per share.
While Generation Development Group 's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Generation Development Group is investing more in its future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 8 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Generation Development Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Generation Development Group 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.5961 up to $1.2588. 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 Generation Development Group 's is 1.3843. This would suggest that Generation Development Group 's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Generation Development Group overview
Generation Development Group Limited manages and markets life insurance and life investment products and services to the retail sector in Australia. It offers investment bond product solutions and administration and management services. The company was formerly known as Austock Group Limited and changed its name to Generation Development Group Limited in March 2018. Generation Development Group Limited was founded in 1991 and is based in Melbourne, Australia.
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