How to buy Laserbond (LBL) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Laserbond shares.
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LaserBond Limited is a tools & accessories business based in Australia. Laserbond shares (LBL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Laserbond has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $24.7 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Laserbond
- 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.
- 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.
- Search for Laserbond . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: LBL. 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 Laserbond 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 today's price, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Laserbond . 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.
Laserbond stock price (ASX:LBL)Use our graph to track the performance of LBL stocks over time.
Laserbond shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.5213 - $1.0577|
|50-day moving average||$0.8896|
|200-day moving average||$0.8518|
|Dividend yield||$0.012 (1.26%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.03|
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Is it a good time to buy Laserbond stock?
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Laserbond price performance over time
|1 week (2021-10-07)||0.95|
|1 month (2021-09-17)||13.10%|
|3 months (2021-07-17)||-4.04%|
|6 months (2021-04-16)||31.03%|
|1 year (2020-10-16)||34.75%|
|2 years (2019-10-17)||15.85%|
|3 years (2018-10-17)||375.00%|
|5 years (2016-10-17)||630.77%|
Is Laserbond under- or over-valued?
Valuing Laserbond stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Laserbond 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Laserbond 's P/E ratio
Laserbond 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 32x. In other words, Laserbond shares trade at around 32x recent earnings.
That's comparable to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14).
Laserbond 's EBITDA
Laserbond 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $4.4 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Laserbond 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$24.7 million|
|Operating margin TTM||11.38%|
|Gross profit TTM||$12.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||6.61%|
|Return on equity TTM||21.42%|
|Market capitalisation||$91.4 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Laserbond share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 40% of net profits
Recently Laserbond has paid out, on average, around 40% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.26% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Laserbond shareholders could enjoy a 1.26% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Laserbond 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.012 per share.
While Laserbond 's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Laserbond may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 8 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Laserbond share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Laserbond 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.5213 up to $1.0577. 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 Laserbond 's is 0.1941. This would suggest that Laserbond 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
LaserBond Limited, a surface engineering company, engages in the development and application of materials, technologies, and methodologies to enhance operating performance and wear life of capital-intensive machinery components in Australia. The company offers composite carbide steel mill rolls; and drilling tools. It also provides laser cladding, welding, machining, heat treatment, metallurgy laboratory, surface coating, remanufacturing, and vacuum heat treatment services, as well as thermal spraying, hard facing, and polymer coating services. In addition, the company licenses its surface engineering technologies. It serves mining, drilling, mineral processing, power generation, transport and marine, plant and machinery, manufacturing, fluid handling, and agriculture industries. The company was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
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