How to buy Global Health shares

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Global Health Limited is a health information services business based in Australia. Global Health shares (GLH) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Global Health has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $6.8 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Global Health

  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 Global Health . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: GLH. 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 Global Health 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 Global Health . 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.

Global Health share price

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

Global Health shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-06-17.
52-week range$0.15 - $0.79
50-day moving average $0.6561
200-day moving average $0.5031
Target priceN/A
PE ratio 62.2222
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.009

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Is it a good time to buy Global Health stock?

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Global Health price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.79

1 week (2021-06-11) 0.79
1 month (2021-05-18) 25.40%
3 months (2021-03-18) 75.56%
6 months (2020-12-18) 81.61%
1 year (2020-06-18) 295.00%
2 years (2019-06-14) 533.01%
5 years (2016-06-16) 95.93%

Is Global Health under- or over-valued?

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

Global Health 's P/E ratio

Global Health 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 62x. In other words, Global Health shares trade at around 62x 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.

Global Health 's EBITDA

Global Health 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $63,314.

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

Global Health financials

Revenue TTM $6.8 million
Operating margin TTM 0.35%
Gross profit TTM $1.5 million
Return on assets TTM 0.24%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 5.81%
Book value 0.006
Market capitalisation $23.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Global Health share dividends

We're not expecting Global Health to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Global Health 's shares ever split?

Global Health 's shares were split on a 1:15 basis on 2 December 2012. So if you had owned 15 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Global Health shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Global Health shares which in turn could have impacted Global Health 's share price.

Global Health share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Global Health 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.15 up to $0.79. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GLH.AU volatility(beta: 1.01)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Global Health 's is 1.0061. This would suggest that Global Health 's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Global Health overview

Global Health Limited develops, sells, and supports application software for the healthcare sector primarily in Australia. It provides mental health software for psychologists and psychiatrists; and integrated software solutions for various areas of community health and human services, including drug and alcohol, disability, dental, post-acute care, home and community care, mental health services, and community rehabilitation. The company's products include MasterCare PAS, a patient administration system for appointment scheduling, theatre bookings, and bed management; MasterCare + for practice management, client record, patient engagement, referral management, secure messaging, and scanned medical records; PrimaryClinic, a medical and practice software for general practitioners, specialists, and allied health practitioners; ReferralNet, a message delivery system for information exchange; LifeCard to hold records and track progress. It also provides MasterCare MHAGIC that supports the workflow of mental health service providers; MasterCare Data Warehouse, which enables reporting, analysis, and decision support for managers and clinicians; HotHealth, a patient engagement platform; Patient Portal that directs information required from patients straight into electronic medical record system or PAS; and Altitude, a cloud hosting service. Global Health Limited was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.

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