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MFF Capital Investments Limited is an asset management business based in Australia. MFF Capital Investments shares (MFF) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. MFF Capital Investments has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $118 million..
How to buy shares in MFF Capital Investments
- 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 MFF Capital Investments . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: MFF. 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 MFF Capital Investments 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 of $2.6, 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 MFF Capital Investments . 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.
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- MFF Capital Investments key stats
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- Is MFF Capital Investments stock a buy or sell?
- MFF Capital Investments performance over time
- Are MFF Capital Investments shares over-valued?
- MFF Capital Investments 's financials
- How volatile are MFF Capital Investments shares?
- Does MFF Capital Investments pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has coronavirus impacted MFF Capital Investments 's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, MFF Capital Investments 's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $2.6, which is 14.08% down on its pre-crash value of $3.026 and 20.93% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $2.15.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of MFF Capital Investments shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $623.95 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $724.23.
MFF Capital Investments share priceUse our graph to track the performance of MFF stocks over time.
MFF Capital Investments shares at a glance
|52-week range||$2.15 - $3.85|
|50-day moving average||$2.6013|
|200-day moving average||$2.6821|
|Dividend yield||$0.06 (2.33%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.046|
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Is it a good time to buy MFF Capital Investments stock?
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MFF Capital Investments price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-12)||1.17%|
|1 month (2020-12-18)||-3.70%|
|3 months (2020-10-19)||0.78%|
|6 months (2020-07-17)||4.84%|
|1 year (2020-01-17)||-16.72%|
|2 years (2019-01-18)||-3.70%|
|3 years (2018-01-19)||11.11%|
|5 years (2016-01-19)||40.54%|
Is MFF Capital Investments under- or over-valued?
Valuing MFF Capital Investments stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of MFF Capital Investments 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
MFF Capital Investments 's P/E ratio
MFF Capital Investments 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 57x. In other words, MFF Capital Investments shares trade at around 57x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
MFF Capital Investments financials
|Revenue TTM||$118 million|
|Operating margin TTM||93.56%|
|Gross profit TTM||$118 million|
|Return on assets TTM||4.14%|
|Return on equity TTM||1.79%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
MFF Capital Investments share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 510% of net profits
Recently MFF Capital Investments has paid out, on average, around 510% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.33% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), MFF Capital Investments shareholders could enjoy a 2.33% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In MFF Capital Investments 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.06 per share.
MFF Capital Investments 's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 9 October 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
MFF Capital Investments share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, MFF Capital Investments 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.15 up to $3.85. 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 MFF Capital Investments 's is 0.6681. This would suggest that MFF Capital Investments 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
MFF Capital Investments overview
MFF Capital Investments Limited is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Magellan Asset Management Limited. The fund invests in public equity markets across the globe. It invests in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund invests in value stocks of companies. It seeks to benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the MSCI World Index. The fund was formerly known as Magellan Flagship Fund Limited. MFF Capital Investments Limited was formed on November 10, 2006 and is domiciled in Australia.
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