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Netwealth Group Limited is a capital markets business based in Australia. Netwealth Group shares (NWL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $18.35 – an increase of 1.72% over the previous week. Netwealth Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $123.9 million.
How to buy shares in Netwealth Group
- 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 Netwealth Group. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: NWL. 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 Netwealth Group 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 $18.35, 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 Netwealth Group. 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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What's in this guide?
- Netwealth Group key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Netwealth Group stock a buy or sell?
- Netwealth Group performance over time
- Are Netwealth Group shares over-valued?
- Netwealth Group's financials
- How volatile are Netwealth Group shares?
- Does Netwealth Group pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has coronavirus impacted Netwealth Group's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Netwealth Group's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $18.35, which is 53.46% up on its pre-crash value of $8.54 and 282.29% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $4.8.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Netwealth Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $715.93 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 $2,337.61.
Netwealth Group share priceUse our graph to track the performance of NWL stocks over time.
Netwealth Group shares at a glance
|Latest market close||AUDA$18.35|
|52-week range||AUDA$4.8 - AUDA$18.42|
|50-day moving average||AUDA$15.4997|
|200-day moving average||AUDA$11.1288|
|Dividend yield||AUDA$0.16 (0.85%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||AUDA$0.184|
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Is it a good time to buy Netwealth Group stock?
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Netwealth Group price performance over time
|1 week (2020-10-15)||2.46%|
|1 month (2020-09-25)||23.65%|
|3 months (2020-07-24)||53.56%|
|6 months (2020-04-24)||147.30%|
|1 year (2019-10-25)||105.26%|
|2 years (2018-10-25)||172.26%|
|3 years (2017-10-21)||N/A|
|5 years (2015-10-21)||N/A|
Is Netwealth Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing Netwealth Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Netwealth Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Netwealth Group's P/E ratio
Netwealth Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 97x. In other words, Netwealth Group shares trade at around 97x 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.
Netwealth Group's EBITDA
Netwealth Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $64.7 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Netwealth Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Netwealth Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$123.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||50.74%|
|Gross profit TTM||$82.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||40.65%|
|Return on equity TTM||62.43%|
|Market capitalisation||$4.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Netwealth Group share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 77.37% of net profits
Recently Netwealth Group has paid out, on average, around 77.37% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.85% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Netwealth Group shareholders could enjoy a 0.85% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Netwealth Group's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.16 per share.
Netwealth Group'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 24 August 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Netwealth Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Netwealth Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.8 up to $18.42. 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 Netwealth Group's is 0.6457. This would suggest that Netwealth Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Netwealth Group overview
Netwealth Group Limited, a financial services company, engages in the wealth management business in Australia. The company offers superannuation products, including accumulation and retirement income products; managed accounts; and managed funds, as well as investor directed portfolio services for self-managed super and non-super investments. It also provides investment wrap products for self-managed super fund (SMSFs) or high net-worth clients; investment options, such as listed securities, managed account models, managed funds, term deposits, premium services, and others; insurance products; forms and documents; and resources and tools, as well as advisory, licensee, and private wealth solutions. In addition, the company offers a superannuation master fund, separately managed accounts, and self-managed superannuation administration services; and portfolio management tools, performance tools, investment research tools, and mobile access tools. The company offers its financial services to investors and non-institutional intermediaries, including financial advisers, private clients, and high net worth firms. Netwealth Group Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
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