How to buy Gran Tierra Energy (GTE) shares in Australia

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Gran Tierra Energy Inc (GTE) is a leading oil & gas e&p business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$1.51 after a previous close of US$1.49. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD1.47 to a high of USD1.57. The latest price was USD1.5595 (25 minute delay). Gran Tierra Energy is listed on the NYSE MKT. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Gran Tierra Energy

  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 Gran Tierra Energy. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: GTE. 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 Gran Tierra Energy 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 last close price of US$1.49, 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 Gran Tierra Energy, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Gran Tierra Energy. 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.

Gran Tierra Energy stock price (NYSE MKT:GTE)

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Gran Tierra Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-23.
Previous closeUS$1.49
Change US$0.0695
Change % 4.6644%
Volume 5,397,920
Information last updated 2022-05-19.
52-week rangeUS$0.44 - US$2.02
50-day moving average US$1.5914
200-day moving average US$1.0226
Target priceUS$3.2
PE ratio 13.0172
Dividend yield US$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) US$0.116

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Is it a good time to buy Gran Tierra Energy stock?

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Gran Tierra Energy price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $1.5595

1 month (2022-04-21) -11.89%
3 months (2022-02-23) 18.14%
6 months (2021-11-23) 105.20%
1 year (2021-05-21) 159.92%
2 years (2020-05-22) 499.81%
3 years (2019-05-23) -20.43%
5 years (2017-05-23) -38.36%

Is Gran Tierra Energy under- or over-valued?

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

Gran Tierra Energy's P/E ratio

Gran Tierra Energy's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Gran Tierra Energy shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.

Gran Tierra Energy's PEG ratio

Gran Tierra Energy's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.2303. 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 Gran Tierra Energy's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Gran Tierra Energy's EBITDA

Gran Tierra Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$245 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Gran Tierra Energy's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Gran Tierra Energy financials

Revenue TTM US$473.7 million
Operating margin TTM 22.19%
Gross profit TTM US$330.1 million
Return on assets TTM 5.5%
Return on equity TTM 15.2%
Profit margin 8.97%
Book value 0.823
Market capitalisation US$560.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Gran Tierra Energy share dividends

We're not expecting Gran Tierra Energy to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Gran Tierra Energy's shares ever split?

Gran Tierra Energy's shares were split on a 90:23 basis on 12 September 2005. So if you had owned 23 shares the day before the split, the next day you would own 90 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Gran Tierra Energy shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 74.4% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Gran Tierra Energy shares which in turn could have impacted Gran Tierra Energy's share price.

Gran Tierra Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Gran Tierra Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$0.44 up to US$2.02. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GTE.US volatility(beta: 1.8)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Gran Tierra Energy's is 1.7966. This would suggest that Gran Tierra Energy's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Gran Tierra Energy overview

Gran Tierra Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and production of oil and gas properties in Colombia and Ecuador. As of December 31, 2021, it had total proved undeveloped reserves of 24.8 million barrels of oil equivalent in Colombia. The company was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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