How to buy Spotify (SPOT) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in Spotify shares.
Spotify Technology SA is an internet content & information business with stocks listed in the US. Spotify shares (SPOT) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was US$183.04 – an increase of 2.44% over the previous week. Here's how to invest if you're based in Australia.
How to buy shares in Spotify
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a company listed in the US from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. Look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, which will typically include your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
- Search for Spotify. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: SPOT. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment that matches your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Spotify reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying using consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of US$183.04, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Spotify, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Spotify. 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.
Spotify stock price (NYSE:SPOT)Use our graph to track the performance of SPOT stocks over time.
Spotify shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$71.72 - US$184.485|
|50-day moving average||US$162.5758|
|200-day moving average||US$147.4159|
|Dividend yield||US$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$-4.14|
Spotify price performance over time
|1 week (2023-11-21)||2.44%|
|1 month (2023-10-27)||14.87%|
|3 months (2023-08-28)||29.58%|
|6 months (2023-05-26)||21.77%|
|1 year (2022-11-28)||138.55%|
|2 years (2021-11-26)||-27.04%|
|3 years (2020-11-27)||-34.07%|
|5 years (2018-11-28)||32.41%|
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Is it a good time to buy Spotify stock?
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Spotify share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Spotify's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$71.72 up to US$184.485. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Spotify's is 1.653. This would suggest that Spotify's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
|Revenue TTM||US$12.7 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||0.95%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$2.9 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||-3.33%|
|Return on equity TTM||-33.49%|
|Market capitalisation||US$35.7 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Spotify share dividends
We're not expecting Spotify to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Spotify Technology S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides audio streaming services worldwide. It operates through two segments, Premium and Ad-Supported. The Premium segment offers unlimited online and offline streaming access to its catalog of music and podcasts without commercial breaks to its subscribers. The Ad-Supported segment provides on-demand online access to its catalog of music and unlimited online access to the catalog of podcasts to its subscribers on their computers, tablets, and compatible mobile devices. The company also offers sales, distribution and marketing, contract research and development, and customer support services. Spotify Technology S.A. was incorporated in 2006 and is based in Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
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