How to buy Over the Wire Holdings (OTW) shares
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Over the Wire Holdings is a telecom services business based in Australia. Over the Wire Holdings shares (OTW) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollar. Over the Wire Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $112.8 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Over the Wire Holdings
- 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.
- 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.
- Search for Over the Wire Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: OTW. 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 Over the Wire Holdings reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, 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 on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Over the Wire Holdings . 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.
What's in this guide?
- Over the Wire Holdings key stats
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- Is Over the Wire Holdings stock a buy or sell?
- Over the Wire Holdings performance over time
- Are Over the Wire Holdings shares over-valued?
- Over the Wire Holdings 's financials
- How volatile are Over the Wire Holdings shares?
- Does Over the Wire Holdings pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Over the Wire Holdings stock price (ASX:OTW)Use our graph to track the performance of OTW stocks over time.
Over the Wire Holdings shares at a glance
|52-week range||$3.4676 - $5.71|
|50-day moving average||$5.4338|
|200-day moving average||$4.881|
|Dividend yield||$0.04 (0.74%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.06|
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Is it a good time to buy Over the Wire Holdings stock?
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Over the Wire Holdings price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-21)||-0.74%|
|1 month (2021-12-29)||-1.65%|
|3 months (2021-10-29)||-1.11%|
|6 months (2021-07-29)||15.05%|
|1 year (2021-01-29)||44.59%|
|2 years (2020-01-29)||21.87%|
|3 years (2019-01-29)||13.71%|
|5 years (2017-01-27)||118.37%|
Is Over the Wire Holdings under- or over-valued?
Valuing Over the Wire Holdings stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Over the Wire Holdings 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Over the Wire Holdings 's P/E ratio
Over the Wire 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 90x. In other words, Over the Wire Holdings shares trade at around 90x 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.
Over the Wire Holdings 's EBITDA
Over the Wire Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $19.1 million (£10 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Over the Wire Holdings 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Over the Wire Holdings financials
|Revenue TTM||$112.8 million|
|Operating margin TTM||5.4%|
|Gross profit TTM||$28.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.38%|
|Return on equity TTM||4.06%|
|Market capitalisation||$321.4 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Over the Wire Holdings share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 66.67% of net profits
Recently Over the Wire Holdings has paid out, on average, around 66.67% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.74% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Over the Wire Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 0.74% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Over the Wire Holdings 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.04 per share.
Over the Wire Holdings '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 12 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the Wire Holdings share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Over the Wire Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.4676 up to $5.71. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Over the Wire Holdings 's is 0.6025. This would suggest that Over the Wire Holdings 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Over the Wire Holdings overview
Over the Wire Holdings Limited provides telecommunication, cloud, and IT solutions to business customers in Australia and New Zealand. The company offers data networks and internet, voice, data center co-location, cloud, and managed services. It provides cloud solutions, such as private cloud, public cloud connects, and colocation; connect solutions, including business internet, private networks, SD-WAN, and hybrid networks; collaborate solutions comprising business VoIP, hosted PBX, Microsoft teams calling, mobile fleet, and converged voice and data; and security and IT support solutions, including IT support services and data security. The company was formerly known as Impirical Pty Ltd and changed its name to Over the Wire Holdings Limited in September 2015. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia.
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