How to buy IDT Australia (IDT) shares

Learn how to easily invest in IDT Australia shares.

IDT Australia Limited
- A$0.02 ( - 2.54%)

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IDT Australia Limited is a drug manufacturers-specialty & generic business based in Australia. IDT Australia shares (IDT) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. IDT Australia has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $16.9 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in IDT Australia

  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 IDT Australia . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: IDT. 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 IDT Australia 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 IDT Australia . 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.

IDT Australia stock price (ASX:IDT)

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

IDT Australia shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-23.
52-week range$0.16 - $0.755
50-day moving average $0.6188
200-day moving average $0.4348
Target price$0.08
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 IDT Australia stock?

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IDT Australia price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.59

1 week (2021-10-19) -0.84%
1 month (2021-09-24) -10.61%
3 months (2021-07-26) 53.25%
6 months (2021-04-26) 51.28%
1 year (2020-10-26) 257.58%
2 years (2019-10-25) 257.58%
3 years (2018-10-26) 257.58%
5 years (2016-10-26) 174.42%

Is IDT Australia under- or over-valued?

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

IDT Australia 's P/E ratio

IDT Australia '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, IDT Australia 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.

IDT Australia 's EBITDA

IDT Australia 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.6 million (£0.0 million).

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

IDT Australia financials

Revenue TTM $16.9 million
Operating margin TTM 5.71%
Gross profit TTM $15.1 million
Return on assets TTM 1.93%
Return on equity TTM 8.26%
Profit margin 12.42%
Book value 0.115
Market capitalisation $134.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

IDT Australia share dividends

We're not expecting IDT Australia to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have IDT Australia 's shares ever split?

IDT Australia 's shares were split on 15 April 2010.

IDT Australia share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, IDT Australia 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.16 up to $0.755. 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 IDT Australia 's is 0.4609. This would suggest that IDT Australia 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

IDT Australia overview

IDT Australia Limited researches, develops, manufactures, and sells active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and finished dose form products in Australia and internationally. The company offers analytical method development, stability chambers, and chemistry and microbiology quality control laboratory services. Its services also include project management, chemical, analytical chemistry, pharmacy, clinical packaging, and regulatory affairs, as well as pharmaceutical development services in all dosage forms. In addition, the company offers medicinal cannabis products; and various contract manufacturing services. IDT Australia Limited was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Boronia, Australia.

IDT Australia in the news

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