How to buy Nufarm (NUF) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Nufarm shares.
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Nufarm Limited is an agricultural inputs business based in Australia. Nufarm shares (NUF) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Nufarm has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.6 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Nufarm
- 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 Nufarm. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: NUF. 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 Nufarm 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, 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 Nufarm. 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.
Nufarm stock price (ASX:NUF)Use our graph to track the performance of NUF stocks over time.
Nufarm shares at a glance
|52-week range||$3.37 - $5.6|
|50-day moving average||$4.4724|
|200-day moving average||$4.775|
|Dividend yield||$0.06 (1.26%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-1.446|
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Is it a good time to buy Nufarm stock?
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Nufarm price performance over time
|1 week (2021-09-17)||7.05%|
|1 month (2021-08-25)||3.06%|
|3 months (2021-06-25)||-3.29%|
|6 months (2021-03-25)||-5.04%|
|1 year (2020-09-25)||16.30%|
|2 years (2019-09-25)||6.08%|
|3 years (2018-09-25)||-28.46%|
|5 years (2016-09-23)||-45.47%|
Is Nufarm under- or over-valued?
Valuing Nufarm stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Nufarm's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Nufarm's PEG ratio
Nufarm's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.97. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Nufarm's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Nufarm's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $172 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Nufarm's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$1.6 billion|
|Gross profit TTM||$239.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||0.29%|
|Return on equity TTM||0%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Nufarm share dividends
We're not expecting Nufarm to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Nufarm's shares ever split?
Nufarm's shares were split on 21 March 1994.
Nufarm share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Nufarm's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.37 up to $5.6. 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 Nufarm's is 0.6146. This would suggest that Nufarm's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Nufarm Limited, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells crop protection solutions and seed technologies in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, and North America. The company's protection solutions include herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides that help growers protect crops against weeds, pests, and disease. It also provides seed treatment products for the protection and treatment of damage caused by insects, fungus, and disease; and distributes sunflower, sorghum, and canola seeds. Nufarm Limited was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Laverton North, Australia.
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