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Sunstone Metals Limited is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. Sunstone Metals shares (STM) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.018 – the same closing value as a week prior. Sunstone Metals has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $165,004.

How to buy shares in Sunstone Metals

  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 Sunstone Metals . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: STM. 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 Sunstone Metals 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 of $0.018, 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 Sunstone Metals . 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 Sunstone Metals 's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Sunstone Metals 's share price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $0.018, which is 33.33% up on its pre-crash value of $0.012 and 500.00% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.003.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Sunstone Metals shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $230.77 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 $1,384.62.

Sunstone Metals share price

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Sunstone Metals shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-20.
Latest market closeAUDA$0.018
52-week rangeAUDA$0.003 - AUDA$0.024
50-day moving average AUDA$0.0163
200-day moving average AUDA$0.0104
Target priceAUDA$0.04
PE ratio 6.6667
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$0.003

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Is it a good time to buy Sunstone Metals stock?

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Sunstone Metals price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$0.018 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2020-10-20) 0%
1 month (2020-09-25) 0%
3 months (2020-07-27) 63.64%
6 months (2020-04-27) 260.00%
1 year (2019-10-25) -21.74%
2 years (2018-10-26) -37.93%
3 years (2017-10-25) -18.18%
5 years (2015-10-23) N/A

Is Sunstone Metals under- or over-valued?

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

Sunstone Metals 's P/E ratio

Sunstone Metals 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 7x. In other words, Sunstone Metals shares trade at around 7x 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.

Sunstone Metals financials

Revenue TTM $165,004
Gross profit TTM $165,004
Return on assets TTM -2.94%
Return on equity TTM 12.99%
Profit margin 2764.85%
Book value 0.019
Market capitalisation $39.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Sunstone Metals share dividends

We're not expecting Sunstone Metals to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Sunstone Metals 's shares ever split?

Sunstone Metals 's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 5 November 2014. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Sunstone Metals shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Sunstone Metals shares which in turn could have impacted Sunstone Metals 's share price.

Sunstone Metals share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Sunstone Metals 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.003 up to $0.024. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

STM.AU volatility(beta: 1.72)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Sunstone Metals 's is 1.7217. This would suggest that Sunstone Metals 's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Sunstone Metals overview

Sunstone Metals Limited engages in the exploration and development of mineral properties. It explores for gold and copper deposits. It holds interests in the Bramaderos gold-copper porphyry concession covering 4,949 hectares located in Loja province, Southern Ecuador; the Southern Finland gold project located to the north-west of Helsinki in southern Finland; and the Viscaria copper project located in Sweden. The company was formerly known as Avalon Minerals Limited. Sunstone Metals Limited was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Milton, Australia.

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