How to buy Metals Australia (MLS) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Metals Australia shares.

Metals Australia Ltd
AU: MLS - AUD
OTHER INDUSTRIAL METALS & MINING
A$0.0020
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Metals Australia Ltd is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. Metals Australia shares (MLS) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Metals Australia has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2,523. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Metals Australia

  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 Metals Australia . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: MLS. 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 Metals Australia 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 Metals Australia . 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.

Metals Australia stock price (ASX:MLS)

Use our graph to track the performance of MLS stocks over time.

Metals Australia shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-30.
52-week range$0.001 - $0.004
50-day moving average $0.002
200-day moving average $0.0022
Target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.0004

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Is it a good time to buy Metals Australia stock?

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Metals Australia price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.0015

1 month (2021-07-01) -25.00%
3 months (2021-04-30) -25.00%

Metals Australia financials

Revenue TTM $2,523
Gross profit TTM $1,650
Return on assets TTM -13.17%
Return on equity TTM -18.88%
Profit margin 0%
Book value 0.002
Market capitalisation $8.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Metals Australia share dividends

We're not expecting Metals Australia to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Metals Australia share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Metals Australia 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.001 up to $0.004. 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 Metals Australia 's is 0.1608. This would suggest that Metals Australia 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Metals Australia overview

Metals Australia Ltd engages in the exploration and investment of mineral deposits in Australia and Canada. It primarily explores for zinc, gold, silver, copper, lithium, graphite, nickel, and other base metal deposits. The company's flagship property is the Lac Rainy Graphite Project that consists of 92 mineral claims covering an area of 45.5 square kilometers located in Quebec. Metals Australia Ltd was incorporated in 1981 and is based in West Perth, Australia.

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