How to buy MaxiTRANS Industries (MXI) shares

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MaxiTRANS Industries is a farm & heavy construction machinery business based in Australia. MaxiTRANS Industries shares (MXI) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. MaxiTRANS Industries has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $114.6 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in MaxiTRANS Industries

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Search for MaxiTRANS Industries . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: MXI. 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 MaxiTRANS Industries reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, 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 in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of MaxiTRANS Industries . 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.

MaxiTRANS Industries stock price (ASX:MXI)

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MaxiTRANS Industries shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-15.
52-week range$1.0164 - $3.3271
50-day moving average $3.3311
200-day moving average $2.9565
Target price$4.33
PE ratio 24.1935
Dividend yield $0.015 (0.5%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.124

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Is it a good time to buy MaxiTRANS Industries stock?

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MaxiTRANS Industries price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$2.82

1 week (2022-01-14) -6.00%
1 month (2021-12-22) -10.76%
3 months (2021-10-22) -20.56%
6 months (2021-07-22) 25.33%
1 year (2021-01-22) 96.17%
2 years (2020-01-21) -47.53%
3 years (2019-01-21) -78.10%
5 years (2017-01-20) -80.55%

Is MaxiTRANS Industries under- or over-valued?

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

MaxiTRANS Industries 's P/E ratio

MaxiTRANS Industries 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 24x. In other words, MaxiTRANS Industries shares trade at around 24x 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.

MaxiTRANS Industries 's EBITDA

MaxiTRANS Industries 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $4.9 million (£0.0 million).

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

MaxiTRANS Industries financials

Revenue TTM $114.6 million
Operating margin TTM 2.87%
Gross profit TTM $38 million
Return on assets TTM 0.89%
Return on equity TTM 7.09%
Profit margin 4%
Book value 2.229
Market capitalisation $111 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

MaxiTRANS Industries share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 3.47% of net profits

Recently MaxiTRANS Industries has paid out, on average, around 3.47% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), MaxiTRANS Industries shareholders could enjoy a 0% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In MaxiTRANS Industries 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.015 per share.

While MaxiTRANS Industries 's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that MaxiTRANS Industries is investing more in its future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 7 December 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have MaxiTRANS Industries 's shares ever split?

MaxiTRANS Industries 's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 1 September 2021. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your MaxiTRANS Industries shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for MaxiTRANS Industries shares which in turn could have impacted MaxiTRANS Industries 's share price.

MaxiTRANS Industries share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, MaxiTRANS Industries 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.0164 up to $3.3271. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MXI.AU volatility(beta: 0.91)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while MaxiTRANS Industries 's is 0.9102. This would suggest that MaxiTRANS Industries 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

MaxiTRANS Industries overview

MaxiPARTS Limited, together with its subsidiaries, supplies truck and trailer parts in Australia. It sells, wholesales, and trades commercial vehicle parts to road transport operators as well as commercial vehicle service and repair providers under the MaxiPARTS brand. The company also supplies heavy road transport trailer solutions, including trailer repairs and services. As of June 30, 2021, it operated 20 wholesale sites and retail stores. The company was formerly known as MaxiTRANS Industries Limited and changed its name to MaxiPARTS Limited in September 2021. MaxiPARTS Limited was founded in 1946 and is based in Truganina, Australia.

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