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PTB Group Limited is an aerospace & defense business based in Australia. PTB Group shares (PTB) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.685 – a decrease of 1.44% over the previous week. PTB Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $78.1 million.
How to buy shares in PTB Group
- 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 PTB Group . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: PTB. 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 PTB Group 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 of $0.685, 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 PTB 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.
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How has coronavirus impacted PTB Group 's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, PTB Group 's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $0.685, which is 15.95% down on its pre-crash value of $0.815 and 153.70% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.27.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of PTB Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $322.25 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 $788.35.
PTB Group share priceUse our graph to track the performance of PTB stocks over time.
PTB Group shares at a glance
|Latest market close||AUDA$0.685|
|52-week range||AUDA$0.27 - AUDA$0.95|
|50-day moving average||AUDA$0.7243|
|200-day moving average||AUDA$0.6063|
|Dividend yield||AUDA$0.05 (7.04%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||AUDA$0.043|
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Is it a good time to buy PTB Group stock?
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PTB Group price performance over time
|1 week (2020-10-12)||-3.52%|
|1 month (2020-09-18)||-8.05%|
|3 months (2020-07-17)||10.48%|
|6 months (2020-04-17)||44.21%|
|1 year (2019-10-18)||-2.62%|
|2 years (2018-10-19)||28.45%|
|3 years (2017-10-19)||20.15%|
|5 years (2015-10-19)||148.37%|
Is PTB Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing PTB Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of PTB Group 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
PTB Group 's P/E ratio
PTB 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 17x. In other words, PTB Group shares trade at around 17x 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.
PTB Group 's EBITDA
PTB Group 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $11.8 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a PTB Group 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
PTB Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$78.1 million|
|Operating margin TTM||11.81%|
|Gross profit TTM||$31.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||4.92%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.86%|
|Market capitalisation||$87.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
PTB Group share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 125% of net profits
Recently PTB Group has paid out, on average, around 125% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 7.04% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), PTB Group shareholders could enjoy a 7.04% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In PTB Group 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.05 per share.
PTB Group '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 1 October 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
PTB Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, PTB Group 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.27 up to $0.95. 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 PTB Group 's is 1.5308. This would suggest that PTB Group 's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
PTB Group overview
PTB Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the aviation business in Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands, North America, South America, Asia, Africa, and Europe. It operates through four segments: PTB, PT USA, PT Leasing, and IAP. The company repairs and overhauls Pratt & Whitney PT6A/PT6T, Honeywell TPE331/T53, Bell Drivetrain, and GE M601 and H series turbine engines; provides engine maintenance contracts; and trades in aircraft airframes, turbine engines, and related parts. It also leases, rents, hires, and finances aircraft and turbine engines. The company was formerly known as Pacific Turbine Brisbane Limited and changed its name to PTB Group Limited in December 2006. PTB Group Limited was founded in 2001 and is based in Pinkenba, Australia.
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