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Ramelius Resources Limited is a gold business based in Australia. Ramelius Resources shares (RMS) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Ramelius Resources has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $460.6 million.
How to buy shares in Ramelius Resources
- 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 Ramelius Resources. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: RMS. 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 Ramelius Resources 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 $2.04, 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 Ramelius Resources. 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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- Ramelius Resources key stats
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- Is Ramelius Resources stock a buy or sell?
- Ramelius Resources performance over time
- Are Ramelius Resources shares over-valued?
- Ramelius Resources's financials
- How volatile are Ramelius Resources shares?
- Does Ramelius Resources pay a dividend?
- Have Ramelius Resources shares ever split?
- Other common questions
How has coronavirus impacted Ramelius Resources's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Ramelius Resources's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $2.04, which is 37.75% up on its pre-crash value of $1.27 and 167.72% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.762.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Ramelius Resources shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $641.79 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 $1,522.39.
Ramelius Resources share priceUse our graph to track the performance of RMS stocks over time.
Ramelius Resources shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.7546 - $2.53|
|50-day moving average||$1.7042|
|200-day moving average||$1.9965|
|Dividend yield||$0.02 (1.24%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.161|
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Is it a good time to buy Ramelius Resources stock?
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Ramelius Resources price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-08)||19.65%|
|1 month (2020-12-16)||20.71%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||-5.56%|
|6 months (2020-07-16)||3.03%|
|1 year (2020-01-16)||62.55%|
|2 years (2019-01-16)||292.31%|
|3 years (2018-01-16)||368.97%|
|5 years (2016-01-15)||786.96%|
Is Ramelius Resources under- or over-valued?
Valuing Ramelius Resources stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Ramelius Resources's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Ramelius Resources's P/E ratio
Ramelius Resources's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 10x. In other words, Ramelius Resources shares trade at around 10x 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.
Ramelius Resources's EBITDA
Ramelius Resources's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $246 million (£140 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Ramelius Resources's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Ramelius Resources financials
|Revenue TTM||$460.6 million|
|Operating margin TTM||32.71%|
|Gross profit TTM||$171.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||16.35%|
|Return on equity TTM||28.56%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.3 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Ramelius Resources share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 12.5% of net profits
Recently Ramelius Resources has paid out, on average, around 12.5% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.24% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Ramelius Resources shareholders could enjoy a 1.24% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Ramelius Resources's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.02 per share.
While Ramelius Resources's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Ramelius Resources is investing more in its future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 1 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Ramelius Resources's shares ever split?
Ramelius Resources's shares were split on 5 January 2004.
Ramelius Resources share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Ramelius Resources's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.7546 up to $2.53. 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 Ramelius Resources's is -0.1721. This would suggest that Ramelius Resources's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Ramelius Resources has bucked the trend.
Ramelius Resources overview
Ramelius Resources Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, mine development and operation, and production and sale of gold in Australia. The company holds interests in the Edna May gold deposit located within the Westonia Greenstone Belt, Western Australia; the Mt Magnet gold project located within the north-south striking Meekatharra-Mt Magnet greenstone belt of the Western Australian Murchison province; and the Vivien gold deposit located to the west of the town of Leinster in Western Australia. It also holds interests in the the Marda Gold Project located in north-east of Perth. The company is based in East Perth, Australia.
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