How to buy Taoping (TAOP) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in Taoping shares.
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Taoping Inc (TAOP) is a leading software-infrastructure business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$1.08 after a previous close of US$1.11. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD1.0768 to a high of USD1.12. The latest price was USD1.08 (25 minute delay). Taoping is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in Taoping
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, 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, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
- Search for Taoping. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: TAOP. 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 Taoping 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 last close price of US$1.11, 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 Taoping, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Taoping. 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.
Taoping stock price (NASDAQ:TAOP)Use our graph to track the performance of TAOP stocks over time.
Taoping shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$0.99 - US$5.38|
|50-day moving average||US$1.305|
|200-day moving average||US$2.0456|
|Dividend yield||US$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$-0.77|
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Taoping price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-17)||0.93%|
|1 month (2022-05-27)||-20.00%|
|3 months (2022-03-28)||-23.40%|
|6 months (2021-12-28)||-50.00%|
|1 year (2021-06-28)||-76.92%|
|2 years (2020-06-26)||-63.45%|
|3 years (2019-06-28)||-75.25%|
|5 years (2017-06-27)||-80.85%|
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|Revenue TTM||US$24.8 million|
|Gross profit TTM||US$9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-14.46%|
|Return on equity TTM||-98.14%|
|Market capitalisation||US$16.7 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Taoping share dividends
We're not expecting Taoping to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Taoping's shares ever split?
Taoping's shares were split on a 1:6 basis on 30 July 2020. So if you had owned 6 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 Taoping shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 500% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Taoping shares which in turn could have impacted Taoping's share price.
Taoping share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Taoping's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$0.99 up to US$5.38. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Taoping's is 0.7468. This would suggest that Taoping's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Taoping Inc. provides cloud-based platform, resource sharing, and big data solutions to the Chinese new media, education residential community management, and elevator Internet of Things (IoT) industries in the People's Republic of China. It operates through three segments: Cloud-Based Technology, Blockchain Technology, and Traditional Information Technology. The company offers cloud-based software as a service to automate the interactive workflows between advertising agencies and their customers, including establishing new advertising projects, submitting advertisement proposals, revising and approving advertising proposals, processing payment online, remotely uploading advertisement content, and tracking and analyzing performance data. It also provides project-based technology products and services for the public sector; and software and hardware with integrated solutions, including information technology infrastructure, Internet-enabled display technologies, and IoT platforms to customers in government, education, residential community management, media, transportation, healthcare, and other private sectors, as well as related maintenance and support services. In addition, the company offers cloud-application-terminal and IoT technology based digital advertising distribution network and media resource sharing platform in the out-of-home advertising markets. Further, it operates Taoping Net, an advertising-resources trading service platform, which connect screen owners, advertisers, and consumers; Taoping App, which enable customers to distribute and manage ads from mobile terminals; and cryptocurrency mining and blockchain related services. The company was formerly known as China Information Technology, Inc. and changed its name to Taoping Inc. in June 2018. Taoping Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
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