How to buy Eastman Kodak (KODK) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in Eastman Kodak shares.
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Eastman Kodak Co (KODK) is a leading specialty business services business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$4.63 after a previous close of US$4.73. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD4.56 to a high of USD4.76. The latest price was USD4.64 (25 minute delay). Eastman Kodak is listed on the NYSE. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in Eastman Kodak
- 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.
- 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.
- Search for Eastman Kodak. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: KODK. 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 Eastman Kodak 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 last close price of US$4.73, 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 Eastman Kodak, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Eastman Kodak. 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?
Eastman Kodak stock price (NYSE:KODK)Use our graph to track the performance of KODK stocks over time.
Eastman Kodak shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$3.46 - US$9.18|
|50-day moving average||US$5.0348|
|200-day moving average||US$5.5635|
|Dividend yield||US$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$0.032|
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Eastman Kodak price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-24)||-12.45%|
|3 months (2022-03-31)||-29.16%|
|6 months (2021-12-31)||-0.85%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||-42.36%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||109.95%|
|3 years (2019-07-02)||91.74%|
|5 years (2017-06-30)||-49.01%|
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Is Eastman Kodak under- or over-valued?
Valuing Eastman Kodak stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Eastman Kodak's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Eastman Kodak's P/E ratio
Eastman Kodak's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 166x. In other words, Eastman Kodak shares trade at around 166x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Eastman Kodak's EBITDA
Eastman Kodak's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$85 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Eastman Kodak's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Eastman Kodak financials
|Revenue TTM||US$1.2 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||4.68%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$164 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.87%|
|Return on equity TTM||2.35%|
|Market capitalisation||US$418.3 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Eastman Kodak share dividends
We're not expecting Eastman Kodak to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Eastman Kodak share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Eastman Kodak's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$3.46 up to US$9.18. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Eastman Kodak's is 4.8448. This would suggest that Eastman Kodak's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Eastman Kodak overview
Eastman Kodak Company provides hardware, software, consumables, and services to customers in the commercial print, packaging, publishing, manufacturing, and entertainment markets worldwide. The company operates through Traditional Printing, Digital Printing, Advanced Materials and Chemicals, and Brand. The Traditional Printing segment offers digital offset plate and computer-to-plate imaging solutions to commercial industries, including commercial print, direct mail, book publishing, newspapers and magazines, and packaging. The Digital Printing segment provides electrophotographic printing solutions, such as The ASCEND and NEXFINITY printers; prosper products, including the PROSPER 6000 Press, PROSPER Writing Systems, PROSPER press systems, and PROSPER components; versamark products; and PRINERGY workflow production software. The Advanced Materials and Chemicals segment engages in industrial film and chemicals, motion picture, and advanced materials and functional printing businesses. This segment also comprises the Kodak Research Laboratories, which conducts research, develops new product or new business opportunities, and files patent applications for its inventions and innovations, as well as manages licensing of its intellectual property to third parties. The Brand segment engages in the licensing of Kodak brand to third parties. The company engages in the operation of Eastman Business Park, a technology center and industrial complex. It sells its products and services through direct sales, third party resellers, dealers, channel partners, and distributors. Eastman Kodak Company was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Rochester, New York.
Eastman Kodak in the news
Eastman Kodak (NYSE:KODK) delivers shareholders splendid 30% CAGR over 3 years, surging 14% in the last week alone
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