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SG Fleet Group Limited is a rental & leasing services business based in Australia. SG Fleet Group shares (SGF) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. SG Fleet Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $452.9 million..
How to buy shares in SG Fleet 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 SG Fleet Group . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: SGF. 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 SG Fleet 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 $1.61, 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 SG Fleet 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 SG Fleet Group 's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, SG Fleet Group 's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $1.61, which is 31.20% down on its pre-crash value of $2.34 and 67.71% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.96.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of SG Fleet Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $460.83 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 $741.94.
SG Fleet Group share priceUse our graph to track the performance of SGF stocks over time.
SG Fleet Group shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.883 - $2.66|
|50-day moving average||$2.3824|
|200-day moving average||$1.8535|
|Dividend yield||$0.06 (2.63%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.14|
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Is it a good time to buy SG Fleet Group stock?
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SG Fleet Group price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-12)||-30.00%|
|1 month (2020-12-18)||-39.47%|
|3 months (2020-10-19)||-2.42%|
|6 months (2020-07-17)||5.57%|
|1 year (2020-01-17)||-33.47%|
|2 years (2019-01-18)||-43.51%|
|3 years (2018-01-19)||-62.65%|
|5 years (2016-01-19)||-52.51%|
Is SG Fleet Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing SG Fleet Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of SG Fleet Group 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
SG Fleet Group 's P/E ratio
SG Fleet 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, SG Fleet 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.
SG Fleet Group 's EBITDA
SG Fleet Group 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $83.7 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a SG Fleet Group 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
SG Fleet Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$452.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||13.37%|
|Gross profit TTM||$187.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||5.56%|
|Return on equity TTM||13.35%|
|Market capitalisation||$610.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
SG Fleet Group share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 71.4% of net profits
Recently SG Fleet Group has paid out, on average, around 71.4% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.63% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), SG Fleet Group shareholders could enjoy a 2.63% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In SG Fleet Group 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.06 per share.
SG Fleet 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 14 September 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
SG Fleet Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, SG Fleet Group 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.883 up to $2.66. 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 SG Fleet Group 's is 1.1706. This would suggest that SG Fleet Group 's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
SG Fleet Group overview
SG Fleet Group Limited provides motor vehicle fleet management, vehicle leasing, short term hire, consumer vehicle finance, and salary packaging services in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The company offers fleet management services, including funding options, maintenance plans, registration renewal, fuel cards and reporting, breakdown and accident assistance, comprehensive insurance, vehicle acquisition and disposal, and other products and services. Its products include Bookingintelligence, a resource management application that enables to manage a pool of resources online; Fleetintelligence 2.0, a reporting and management system that enables access to information on vehicle activity; maintenance; and vehicle acquisition and disposal services. The company also offers commercial vehicle and truck solutions, including multiple leasing options; initial commissioning, sourcing, and acquisition; maintenance, registration, and toll management; asset disposal; and regular reviews. In addition, it provides salary packaging services; sgfleet app to track Novated lease; Logbook and the Logbook App for record keeping requirements of vehicles used for business purposes; vehicle accessories, such as window tinting, in-car communications, vehicle safety kits and security systems, satellite navigation systems, ARB's protection products, plates, in-vehicle entertainment options, and car care protection products; FBT intelligence, a computer based system to make collecting and analyzing information for fringe benefits taxes; and registration management, traffic infringements, and toll management services. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Pymble, Australia. SG Fleet Group Limited is a subsidiary of Bluefin Investments Limited.
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