How to buy Macmahon Holdings (MAH) shares
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Macmahon Holdings Limited is an engineering & construction 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 $1.3 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Macmahon Holdings
- 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 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.
- 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. 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 Macmahon 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.
What's in this guide?
- Macmahon Holdings key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Macmahon Holdings stock a buy or sell?
- Macmahon Holdings performance over time
- Are Macmahon Holdings shares over-valued?
- Macmahon Holdings 's financials
- How volatile are Macmahon Holdings shares?
- Does Macmahon Holdings pay a dividend?
- Have Macmahon Holdings shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Macmahon Holdings stock price (ASX:MAH)Use our graph to track the performance of MAH stocks over time.
Macmahon Holdings shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.17 - $0.2771|
|50-day moving average||$0.1981|
|200-day moving average||$0.2138|
|Dividend yield||$0.006 (2.73%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.037|
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Macmahon Holdings price performance over time
|1 month (2021-07-05)||-5.13%|
|3 months (2021-05-05)||-7.50%|
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 6x. In other words, Macmahon Holdings shares trade at around 6x 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 $181.2 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||$1.3 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||6.17%|
|Gross profit TTM||$807.4 million|
|Return on assets TTM||5.35%|
|Return on equity TTM||16.46%|
|Market capitalisation||$474.1 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 2.95% 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 2.95% 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 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Macmahon Holdings 's shares ever split?
Macmahon Holdings 's shares were split on 14 May 2009.
Macmahon Holdings share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Macmahon Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.17 up to $0.2771. 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 Macmahon Holdings 's is 1.1703. 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 consulting services to mining companies in Australia, Southeast Asia, and South Africa. It offers surface mining services, including 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, such as mine development and production, raise drilling, cablebolting, shotcreting, remote shaft lining, production drilling, and shaft sinking. In addition, it offers civil and rehabilitation services comprising 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; and revegetation, as well as rehabilitation monitoring and maintenance. Further, the company provides equipment maintenance and management support services; and performance enhancement services comprising 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 founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Perth, Australia.
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