How to buy Kathmandu Holdings (KMD) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Kathmandu Holdings shares.

Kathmandu Holdings Limited
AU: KMD - AUD
APPAREL MANUFACTURING
A$1.35
+A$0.04 (+3.05%)

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Kathmandu Holdings Limited is an apparel manufacturing business based in Australia. Kathmandu Holdings shares (KMD) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Kathmandu Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $848.6 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Kathmandu Holdings

  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 Kathmandu Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: KMD. 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 Kathmandu Holdings 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 Kathmandu Holdings . 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.

Kathmandu Holdings stock price (ASX:KMD)

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Kathmandu Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-30.
52-week range$0.9915 - $1.5725
50-day moving average $1.4224
200-day moving average $1.3216
Target price$2.9
PE ratio 43.6667
Dividend yield $0.02 (1.52%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.03

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Is it a good time to buy Kathmandu Holdings stock?

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Kathmandu Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$1.515

1 month (2021-07-02) 2.02%
3 months (2021-05-04) 10.99%

Is Kathmandu Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

Kathmandu Holdings 's P/E ratio

Kathmandu Holdings 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 44x. In other words, Kathmandu Holdings shares trade at around 44x 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.

Kathmandu Holdings 's EBITDA

Kathmandu Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $53.5 million (£0.0 million).

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

Kathmandu Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $848.6 million
Operating margin TTM 3.15%
Gross profit TTM $467 million
Return on assets TTM 1.13%
Return on equity TTM 3.46%
Profit margin 2.73%
Book value 1.096
Market capitalisation $934.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Kathmandu Holdings share dividends

We're not expecting Kathmandu Holdings to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Kathmandu Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kathmandu Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.9915 up to $1.5725. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

KMD.AU volatility(beta: 1.24)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 Kathmandu Holdings 's is 1.2409. This would suggest that Kathmandu Holdings '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).

Kathmandu Holdings overview

Kathmandu Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, designs, markets, wholesales, and retails apparel, footwear, and equipment for surfing and the outdoors under the Kathmandu, Rip Curl, and Oboz brands in New Zealand, Australia, North America, Europe, South East Asia, and Brazil. The company operates in Outdoor and Surf segments. It markets products through 328 stores, as well as online. The company was founded in 1987 and is based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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