How to buy Pacific Current Group (PAC) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Pacific Current Group shares.

Pacific Current Group Limited
AU: PAC - AUD
ASSET MANAGEMENT
A$7.21
+ A$0.06 ( + 0.84%)

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Pacific Current Group Limited is an asset management business based in Australia. Pacific Current Group shares (PAC) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Pacific Current Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $49.2 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Pacific Current Group

  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 Pacific Current Group . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: PAC. 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 Pacific Current Group 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, 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 Pacific Current 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.

Pacific Current Group stock price (ASX:PAC)

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

Pacific Current Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-10.
52-week range$4.8458 - $6.9942
50-day moving average $6.0654
200-day moving average $5.7058
Target price$7.91
PE ratio 19.913
Dividend yield $0.36 (5.45%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.345

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Is it a good time to buy Pacific Current Group stock?

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Pacific Current Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$7.15

1 week (2021-09-09) 8.33%
1 month (2021-08-16) 25.22%
3 months (2021-06-17) 25.44%
6 months (2021-03-17) 28.14%
1 year (2020-09-16) 12.95%
2 years (2019-09-16) 15.32%
3 years (2018-09-14) 5.30%
5 years (2016-09-16) 84.75%

Is Pacific Current Group under- or over-valued?

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

Pacific Current Group 's P/E ratio

Pacific Current 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 20x. In other words, Pacific Current Group shares trade at around 20x 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.

Pacific Current Group 's EBITDA

Pacific Current Group 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $24.8 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Pacific Current Group 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Pacific Current Group financials

Revenue TTM $49.2 million
Operating margin TTM 44.32%
Gross profit TTM $34 million
Return on assets TTM 3.04%
Return on equity TTM 4.39%
Profit margin 35.37%
Book value 7.916
Market capitalisation $349.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Pacific Current Group share dividends

2%

Dividend payout ratio: 1.79% of net profits

Recently Pacific Current Group has paid out, on average, around 1.79% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.45% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Pacific Current Group shareholders could enjoy a 5.45% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Pacific Current Group 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.36 per share.

While Pacific Current Group 's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Pacific Current Group is investing more in its future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 7 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Pacific Current Group 's shares ever split?

Pacific Current Group 's shares were split on a 5:4 basis on 4 July 1989. So if you had owned 4 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 5 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Pacific Current Group shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 20% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Pacific Current Group shares which in turn could have impacted Pacific Current Group 's share price.

Pacific Current Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Pacific Current Group 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.8458 up to $6.9942. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PAC.AU volatility(beta: 0.86)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 Pacific Current Group 's is 0.8603. This would suggest that Pacific Current Group 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Pacific Current Group overview

Pacific Current Group Limited engages in multi-boutique asset management business worldwide. It manages assets for institutional and individual clients. The company was formerly known as Treasury Group Ltd and changed its name to Pacific Current Group Limited in October 2015. Pacific Current Group Limited is based in Melbourne, Australia.

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