How to buy Select Harvests (SHV) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Select Harvests shares.

Select Harvests Limited
AU: SHV - AUD
PACKAGED FOODS
A$8.20
- A$0.12 ( - 1.44%)

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Select Harvests Limited is a packaged foods business based in Australia. Select Harvests shares (SHV) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Select Harvests has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $271 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Select Harvests

  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 Select Harvests . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: SHV. 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 Select Harvests 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 Select Harvests . 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.

Select Harvests stock price (ASX:SHV)

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Select Harvests shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-19.
52-week range$4.91 - $8.98
50-day moving average $8.2757
200-day moving average $6.7606
Target price$6.46
PE ratio 101.2346
Dividend yield $0.04 (0.48%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.081

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Is it a good time to buy Select Harvests stock?

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Select Harvests price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$8.2

1 week (2021-09-17) 8.2
1 month (2021-08-25) -0.73%
3 months (2021-06-25) 23.12%
6 months (2021-03-25) 37.82%
1 year (2020-09-25) 43.86%
2 years (2019-09-25) 7.33%
3 years (2018-09-25) 57.69%
5 years (2016-09-23) 38.98%

Is Select Harvests under- or over-valued?

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

Select Harvests 's P/E ratio

Select Harvests 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 101x. In other words, Select Harvests shares trade at around 101x 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.

Select Harvests 's EBITDA

Select Harvests 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $36.4 million (£0.0 million).

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

Select Harvests financials

Revenue TTM $271 million
Operating margin TTM 6.18%
Gross profit TTM $61.9 million
Return on assets TTM 1.17%
Return on equity TTM 2.1%
Profit margin 3.29%
Book value 4.491
Market capitalisation $985.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Select Harvests share dividends

36%

Dividend payout ratio: 36.36% of net profits

Recently Select Harvests has paid out, on average, around 36.36% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.98% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Select Harvests shareholders could enjoy a 0.98% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Select Harvests 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.04 per share.

While Select Harvests 's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Select Harvests may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 9 December 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Select Harvests 's shares ever split?

Select Harvests 's shares were split on 27 February 1997.

Select Harvests share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Select Harvests 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.91 up to $8.98. 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 Select Harvests 's is -0.3312. This would suggest that Select Harvests 's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Select Harvests has bucked the trend.

Select Harvests overview

Select Harvests Limited engages in the processing, packaging, marketing, and distribution of edible nuts, dried fruits, seeds, and a range of natural health foods in Australia. The company operates through Almond Division and Food Division segments. It also grows, processes, and sells almonds to the food industry from company owned and leased almond orchards. In addition, the company offers health snacks, cooking nuts, mixes, and muesli; and holds a portfolio of approximately 7,696 hectares of almond orchards. It also exports its products to India and China, as well as the rest of Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. The company offers its products to retailers, distributors, and industrial users under the Lucky, NuVitality, and Sunsol in retail; and Renshaw and Alling Farms in the wholesale and industrial markets. The company is based in Thomastown, Australia.

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