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How to buy OceanaGold Corporation (OGC) shares

Learn how to easily invest in OceanaGold Corporation shares.

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OceanaGold Corporation is a gold business based in Australia. OceanaGold Corporation shares (OGC) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. OceanaGold Corporation has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $881.5 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in OceanaGold Corporation

  1. Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the ASX. Our table can help you choose.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, such as your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
  3. Search for OceanaGold Corporation. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: OGC. 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 OceanaGold Corporation reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, 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 on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of OceanaGold Corporation. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock and 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 affect your stock.

OceanaGold Corporation stock price (ASX:OGC)

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

OceanaGold Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-22.
52-week range$2 - $3.68
50-day moving average $3.2562
200-day moving average $2.7051
Target price$4.47
PE ratio 26.2609
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.115

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Is it a good time to buy OceanaGold Corporation stock?

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OceanaGold Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$2.95

1 week (2022-06-21) -3.91%
1 month (2022-05-27) -11.14%
3 months (2022-03-29) -1.99%
6 months (2021-12-29) 25.53%
1 year (2021-06-29) 17.06%
2 years (2020-06-29) -4.84%
3 years (2019-06-28) -26.43%
5 years (2017-06-28) -28.40%

Is OceanaGold Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

OceanaGold Corporation's P/E ratio

OceanaGold Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 26x. In other words, OceanaGold Corporation shares trade at around 26x 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.

OceanaGold Corporation's EBITDA

OceanaGold Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $391.6 million (£222 million).

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

OceanaGold Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $881.5 million
Operating margin TTM 6.02%
Gross profit TTM $420.5 million
Return on assets TTM 1.45%
Return on equity TTM 3.67%
Profit margin 6.68%
Book value 2.32
Market capitalisation $2.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

OceanaGold Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting OceanaGold Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have OceanaGold Corporation's shares ever split?

OceanaGold Corporation's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 18 June 2007. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before the split, the next day you would own 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your OceanaGold Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for OceanaGold Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted OceanaGold Corporation's share price.

OceanaGold Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, OceanaGold Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2 up to $3.68. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

OGC.AU volatility(beta: 1.39)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while OceanaGold Corporation's is 1.3853. This would suggest that OceanaGold Corporation's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

OceanaGold Corporation overview

OceanaGold Corporation, a gold producer, engages in the exploration, development, and operation of mineral properties. It explores for gold, copper, and silver deposits. The company operates the Didipio gold-copper mine located in the Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino provinces on the island of Luzon in the Philippines; the Macraes goldfield mine on the South Island of New Zealand and the Waihi gold mine on the North Island of New Zealand; and the Haile gold mine located in South Carolina, the United States. OceanaGold Corporation was founded in 2003 and is based in South Brisbane, Australia.

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