How to buy Security Matters (SMX) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Security Matters shares.
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Security Matters is a software-application business based in Australia. Security Matters shares (SMX) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Security Matters has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $9,073. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Security Matters
- 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 Security Matters . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: SMX. 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 Security Matters 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 Security Matters . 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?
- Security Matters key stats
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- Is Security Matters stock a buy or sell?
- Security Matters performance over time
- Security Matters 's financials
- How volatile are Security Matters shares?
- Does Security Matters pay a dividend?
- Have Security Matters shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Security Matters stock price (ASX:SMX)Use our graph to track the performance of SMX stocks over time.
Security Matters shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.085 - $0.38|
|50-day moving average||$0.1853|
|200-day moving average||$0.2504|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.047|
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Is it a good time to buy Security Matters stock?
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Security Matters price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-16)||-20.83%|
|1 month (2022-05-26)||-50.00%|
|3 months (2022-03-25)||-55.81%|
|6 months (2021-12-24)||-67.24%|
|1 year (2021-06-25)||-69.35%|
|2 years (2020-06-26)||-63.46%|
|3 years (2019-06-26)||-73.97%|
Security Matters financials
|Gross profit TTM||$3,123|
|Return on assets TTM||-33.75%|
|Return on equity TTM||-70.54%|
|Market capitalisation||$14.9 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Security Matters share dividends
We're not expecting Security Matters to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Security Matters 's shares ever split?
Security Matters 's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 7 December 2004. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before the split, the next day you would own 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Security Matters shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Security Matters shares which in turn could have impacted Security Matters 's share price.
Security Matters share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Security Matters 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.085 up to $0.38. 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 Security Matters 's is 0.6388. This would suggest that Security Matters 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Security Matters overview
Security Matters Limited engages in the development and commercialization of track and trace technologies for various industries in Australia. The company owns and commercializes technology to mark various objects, such as solid, liquid, or gas allowing identification, circularity, proof of authenticity, tracking supply chain movements, and quality assurance. Its technology comprises a chemical-based hidden barcode system, as well as a reader to identify these codes; and a blockchain record to store and protect ownership data. The company serves brand owners and manufacturers. Security Matters Limited was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Melbourne, Australia.
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