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How to buy Macmahon Holdings (MAH) shares

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Macmahon Holdings is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. Macmahon Holdings shares (MAH) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Macmahon Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.5 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Macmahon 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 ASX. Our table can help you choose.
  2. 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.
  3. Search for Macmahon Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: MAH. 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 Macmahon Holdings reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, 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 on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Macmahon 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.

Macmahon Holdings stock price (ASX:MAH)

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Macmahon Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-28.
52-week range$0.13 - $0.2343
50-day moving average $0.1626
200-day moving average $0.1807
Target price$0.26
PE ratio 8.2353
Dividend yield $0.006 (4.44%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.017

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Is it a good time to buy Macmahon Holdings stock?

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Macmahon Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.135

1 week (2022-06-27) 0.135
1 month (2022-06-03) -15.63%
3 months (2022-04-05) -32.50%
6 months (2022-01-05) -28.95%
1 year (2021-07-05) -30.77%
2 years (2020-07-03) -48.08%
3 years (2019-07-05) -30.77%
5 years (2017-07-04) -20.59%

Is Macmahon Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

Macmahon Holdings 's P/E ratio

Macmahon 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 8x. In other words, Macmahon Holdings shares trade at around 8x 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.

Macmahon Holdings 's EBITDA

Macmahon Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $198.5 million (£0.0 million).

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

Macmahon Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $1.5 billion
Operating margin TTM 5.22%
Gross profit TTM $865.3 million
Return on assets TTM 4.37%
Return on equity TTM 7.1%
Profit margin 2.48%
Book value 0.256
Market capitalisation $301.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Macmahon Holdings share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 32.5% of net profits

Recently Macmahon Holdings has paid out, on average, around 32.5% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.44% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Macmahon Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 4.44% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Macmahon Holdings 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.006 per share.

While Macmahon Holdings 's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Macmahon Holdings 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 15 March 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Macmahon Holdings 's shares ever split?

Macmahon Holdings 's shares were split on 15 May 2009.

Macmahon Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Macmahon Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.13 up to $0.2343. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MAH.AU volatility(beta: 1.1)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Macmahon Holdings 's is 1.095. This would suggest that Macmahon 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).

Macmahon Holdings overview

Macmahon Holdings Limited provides mining and civil construction services to mining companies in Australia, Southeast Asia, and South Africa. The company operates in three segments: Surface Mining, Underground Mining, and International Mining. Its surface mining services include mine planning and analysis, drill and blast, bulk and selective mining, crushing and screening, fixed plant maintenance, water management, and equipment operation and maintenance. The company also provides underground mining services, including mine development and production, raise and production drilling, cable bolting, shotcreting, remote shaft lining, and shaft sinking. In addition, it offers topsoil and overburden stripping, bulk earthworks, road design and construction, and train loading facilities; water infrastructure, including dams, creek diversions, flood levies, and drainage structures; revegetation; non-process infrastructure, as well as rehabilitation monitoring and maintenance; and engineering services comprising shaft lining and maintenance, emergency egress system, pump stations and rising mains, and sire workshops and infrastructure, as well as conveying, crushing, materials handling. Further, the company provides equipment maintenance and management support services; and advisory operational improvement services, which include operator coaching and training, and cultural change programs for employees, as well as advisory and assistance services with mine planning, maintenance, and employee engagement. Macmahon Holdings Limited was incorporated in 1963 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.

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