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NRW Holdings Limited is an engineering & construction business based in Australia. NRW Holdings shares (NWH) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. NRW Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2 billion.

How to buy shares in NRW Holdings

  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 NRW Holdings. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: NWH. 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 NRW Holdings 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 of $2.18, 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 NRW 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.

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How has coronavirus impacted NRW Holdings's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, NRW Holdings's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $2.18, which is 31.45% down on its pre-crash value of $3.18 and 118.00% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $1.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of NRW Holdings shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $379.66 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 $738.98.

NRW Holdings share price

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NRW Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-12.
52-week range$0.9623 - $3.3201
50-day moving average $2.885
200-day moving average $2.241
Target price$2.25
PE ratio 16.6111
Dividend yield $0.08 (2.72%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.18

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Is it a good time to buy NRW Holdings stock?

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NRW Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$2.18 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2021-01-08) -29.68%
1 month (2020-12-15) -24.57%
3 months (2020-10-15) 2.35%
6 months (2020-07-15) 28.24%
1 year (2020-01-15) -35.50%
2 years (2019-01-15) 24.22%
3 years (2018-01-15) 42.02%
5 years (2016-01-15) 3,416.13%

Is NRW Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

NRW Holdings's P/E ratio

NRW 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 17x. In other words, NRW Holdings shares trade at around 17x 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.

NRW Holdings's EBITDA

NRW Holdings's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $224 million (£0.0 million).

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

NRW Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $2 billion
Operating margin TTM 5.72%
Gross profit TTM $980.2 million
Return on assets TTM 7.92%
Return on equity TTM 19.31%
Profit margin 3.68%
Book value 1.107
Market capitalisation $1.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

NRW Holdings share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 36.11% of net profits

Recently NRW Holdings has paid out, on average, around 36.11% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.72% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), NRW Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 2.72% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In NRW Holdings's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.08 per share.

While NRW Holdings's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that NRW 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 28 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

NRW Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, NRW Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.9623 up to $3.3201. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NWH.AU volatility(beta: 1.63)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 NRW Holdings's is 1.6307. This would suggest that NRW Holdings's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

NRW Holdings overview

NRW Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides civil and mining contracting, urban development, and drilling and blasting services in Australia. It operates through four business segments: Civil, Mining, Drill and Blast, and Mining Technologies. The Civil segment delivers private and public civil infrastructure, mine development, bulk earthworks, and commercial and residential subdivision projects. Its civil construction projects include roads, bridges, tailings storage facilities, rail formations, ports, water infrastructure, and concrete installations. The Mining segment engages in the mine management, contract mining, load and haul, dragline, and coal handling preparation plant operations; maintenance activities; and fabrication of water and service vehicles. The Drill and Blast segment offers integrated and end to end production drill and blast services to the mining and civil construction sectors. The Mining Technologies segment provides materials handling, facility maintenance, and shutdown services; supplies mining technologies. The company also provides heat treatment services, as well as mining equipment solutions. NRW Holdings Limited was founded in 1994 and is based in Perth, Australia.

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