How to buy TJX Companies (TJX) shares in Australia
Learn how to easily invest in TJX Companies shares.
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TJX Companies Inc (TJX) is a leading apparel retail business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$68.27 after a previous close of US$68.84. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD68.27 to a high of USD69.775. The latest price was USD68.81 (25 minute delay). TJX Companies is listed on the NYSE. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in TJX Companies
- 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 TJX Companies. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: TJX. 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 TJX Companies 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$68.84, 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 TJX Companies, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of TJX Companies. 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.
What's in this guide?
- TJX Companies key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is TJX Companies stock a buy or sell?
- TJX Companies performance over time
- Is TJX Companies suitable for ethical investing?
- Are TJX Companies shares over-valued?
- TJX Companies's financials
- How volatile are TJX Companies shares?
- Does TJX Companies pay a dividend?
- Have TJX Companies shares ever split?
- Other common questions
TJX Companies stock price (NYSE:TJX)Use our graph to track the performance of TJX stocks over time.
TJX Companies shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$53.69 - US$76.66|
|50-day moving average||US$59.8998|
|200-day moving average||US$65.8382|
|Dividend yield||US$1.075 (2.11%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$2.75|
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Is it a good time to buy TJX Companies stock?
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TJX Companies price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-27)||15.05%|
|1 month (2022-06-02)||7.90%|
|6 months (2021-12-31)||-9.37%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||0.82%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||32.97%|
|3 years (2019-07-03)||27.61%|
|5 years (2017-07-03)||92.29%|
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Is TJX Companies under- or over-valued?
Valuing TJX Companies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of TJX Companies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
TJX Companies's P/E ratio
TJX Companies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 20x. In other words, TJX Companies shares trade at around 20x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
TJX Companies's PEG ratio
TJX Companies's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.5407. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into TJX Companies's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
TJX Companies's EBITDA
TJX Companies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$5.7 billion (£4.7 billion).
The EBITDA is a measure of a TJX Companies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
TJX Companies financials
|Revenue TTM||US$49.9 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||9.7%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$17.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||10.42%|
|Return on equity TTM||56.86%|
|Market capitalisation||US$65.7 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
TJX Companies's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like TJX Companies.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
TJX Companies's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 13.56
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and TJX Companies's overall score of 13.56 (as at 01/01/2019) is excellent – landing it in it in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like TJX Companies is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
TJX Companies's environmental score
Environmental score: 2.53/100
TJX Companies's environmental score of 2.53 puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that TJX Companies is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
TJX Companies's social score
Social score: 4.69/100
TJX Companies's social score of 4.69 puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that TJX Companies is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
TJX Companies's governance score
Governance score: 5.34/100
TJX Companies's governance score puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that TJX Companies is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
TJX Companies's controversy score
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. TJX Companies scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that TJX Companies has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||13.56|
|Total ESG percentile||6.48|
|Environmental score percentile||2|
|Social score percentile||2|
|Governance score percentile||2|
|Level of controversy||2|
TJX Companies share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 36.07% of net profits
Recently TJX Companies has paid out, on average, around 36.07% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.11% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), TJX Companies shareholders could enjoy a 2.11% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In TJX Companies's case, that would currently equate to about $1.075 per share.
While TJX Companies's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that TJX Companies may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
TJX Companies's most recent dividend payout was on 1 September 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 August 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have TJX Companies's shares ever split?
TJX Companies's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 7 November 2018. So if you had owned 1 share the day before the split, the next day you would own 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your TJX Companies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for TJX Companies shares which in turn could have impacted TJX Companies's share price.
TJX Companies share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, TJX Companies's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$53.69 up to US$76.66. 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 TJX Companies's is 0.8825. This would suggest that TJX Companies's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
TJX Companies overview
The TJX Companies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer. It operates through four segments: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada, and TJX International. The company sells family apparel, including footwear and accessories; home fashions, such as home basics, furniture, rugs, lighting products, giftware, soft home products, decorative accessories, tabletop, and cookware, as well as expanded pet, kids, and gourmet food departments; jewelry and accessories; and other merchandise. As of February 23, 2022, it operated 1,284 T.J. Maxx, 1,148 Marshalls, 850 HomeGoods, 59 Sierra, and 39 Homesense stores, as well as tjmaxx.com, marshalls.com, and sierra.com in the United States; 293 Winners, 147 HomeSense, and 106 Marshalls stores in Canada; 618 T.K. Maxx and 77 Homesense stores, as well as tkmaxx.com in Europe; and 68 T.K. Maxx stores in Australia. The company was incorporated in 1962 and is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts.
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