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PKS Holdings Limited is a health information services business based in Australia. PKS Holdings shares (PKS) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.315 – a decrease of 1.56% over the previous week. PKS Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $4.1 million.

How to buy shares in PKS 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 PKS Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: PKS. 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 PKS 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 $0.315, 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 PKS 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 PKS Holdings 's share price?

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

Its last market close was $0.315, which is 47.62% up on its pre-crash value of $0.165 and 266.28% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.086.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of PKS Holdings shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $633.33 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 $2,100.00.

PKS Holdings share price

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PKS Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-20.
Latest market closeAUDA$0.315
52-week rangeAUDA$0.086 - AUDA$0.355
50-day moving average AUDA$0.2878
200-day moving average AUDA$0.208
Target priceN/A
PE ratio 101.9231
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$0.003

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Is it a good time to buy PKS Holdings stock?

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PKS Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$0.315 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2020-10-19) -1.56%
1 month (2020-09-25) 18.87%
3 months (2020-07-24) 43.18%
6 months (2020-04-24) 117.24%
1 year (2019-10-25) 70.27%
2 years (2018-10-23) N/A
3 years (2017-10-23) N/A
5 years (2015-10-23) N/A

Is PKS Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

PKS Holdings 's P/E ratio

PKS 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 102x. In other words, PKS Holdings shares trade at around 102x 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.

PKS Holdings 's EBITDA

PKS Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $289,974.

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

PKS Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $4.1 million
Operating margin TTM 6.44%
Gross profit TTM $2.9 million
Return on assets TTM 0.62%
Return on equity TTM 1.55%
Profit margin 9.27%
Book value 0.157
Market capitalisation $60.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

PKS Holdings share dividends

We're not expecting PKS Holdings to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

PKS Holdings overview

PKS Holdings Limited, a healthcare technology company, engages in the development and provision of software services for the healthcare industry in Australia, Europe, the Americas, and internationally. It operates in two segments: CDS and Pavilion. The company offers RippleDown Auditor, a knowledge-based system that allows various departments within a laboratory, including data entry, billing, and specimen reception to audit data in real-time; and RippleDown Expert, an clinical decision support system that provides real-time patient monitoring, alerting, data mining, and reporting capability. It also provides LabQ, a data mining tool; PICQ, an auditing tool used in hospitals; RISQ, a tool for reviewing records in datasets to assess the quality of condition onset flags data and incidences of hospital-acquired complications; and Codexpert, a web-based eBook application that provides health-data classification reference for clinical coding of patient episodes. It serves customers through direct sales and channel partners. The company was formerly known as QPro Holdings Limited. PKS Holdings Limited was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Surry Hills, Australia.

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