How to buy Lovisa Holdings (LOV) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in Lovisa Holdings shares.
Lovisa Holdings is a specialty retail business based in Australia. Lovisa Holdings shares (LOV) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Lovisa Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $596.5 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Lovisa Holdings
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the ASX. Our table can help you choose.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, such as your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
- Search for Lovisa Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: LOV. 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 Lovisa Holdings reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, 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 on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Lovisa Holdings . Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock and 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 affect your stock.
What's in this guide?
- Lovisa Holdings key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Lovisa Holdings stock a buy or sell?
- Lovisa Holdings performance over time
- Are Lovisa Holdings shares over-valued?
- Lovisa Holdings 's financials
- How volatile are Lovisa Holdings shares?
- Does Lovisa Holdings pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Lovisa Holdings stock price (ASX:LOV)Use our graph to track the performance of LOV stocks over time.
Lovisa Holdings shares at a glance
|52-week range||$17.01 - $26.7887|
|50-day moving average||$18.696|
|200-day moving average||$21.4513|
|Dividend yield||$0.69 (3.39%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.62|
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Is it a good time to buy Lovisa Holdings stock?
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Lovisa Holdings price performance over time
|1 week (2023-11-20)||-0.55%|
|1 month (2023-10-27)||3.59%|
|3 months (2023-08-28)||-15.71%|
|6 months (2023-05-26)||-14.72%|
|1 year (2022-11-28)||-22.40%|
|2 years (2021-11-26)||-8.18%|
|3 years (2020-11-27)||73.24%|
|5 years (2018-11-28)||132.91%|
Is Lovisa Holdings under- or over-valued?
Valuing Lovisa Holdings stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Lovisa Holdings 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Lovisa Holdings 's P/E ratio
Lovisa 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 29x. In other words, Lovisa Holdings shares trade at around 29x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Lovisa Holdings 's EBITDA
Lovisa Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $129.3 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Lovisa Holdings 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Lovisa Holdings financials
|Revenue TTM||$596.5 million|
|Operating margin TTM||12.9%|
|Gross profit TTM||$476.7 million|
|Return on assets TTM||15.06%|
|Return on equity TTM||94.47%|
|Market capitalisation||$2.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Lovisa Holdings share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 1.6% of net profits
Recently Lovisa Holdings has paid out, on average, around 1.6% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.39% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Lovisa Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 3.39% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Lovisa Holdings 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.69 per share.
While Lovisa Holdings 's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Lovisa Holdings is investing more in its future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 12 September 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Lovisa Holdings share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Lovisa Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $17.01 up to $26.7887. 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 (AU average) beta is 1, while Lovisa Holdings 's is 1.806. This would suggest that Lovisa Holdings 's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Lovisa Holdings overview
Lovisa Holdings Limited engages in the retail sale of fashion jewelry and accessories. It designs, develops, sources, and merchandises fashion jewelry and accessories under the Lovisa brand name. It operated its stores in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, France, Luxembourg, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, the United States, Poland, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Canada, Mexico, Spain, South America, and the Middle East. Lovisa Holdings Limited was founded in 2010 and is based in Hawthorn, Australia.
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