How to buy Thorn Group (TGA) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Thorn Group shares.

Thorn Group Limited
AU: TGA - AUD
RENTAL & LEASING SERVICES
A$0
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Thorn Group Limited is a rental & leasing services business based in Australia. Thorn Group shares (TGA) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Thorn Group has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $104.1 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Thorn Group

  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 Thorn Group . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: TGA. 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 Thorn Group 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, 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 Thorn 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.

Thorn Group stock price (ASX:TGA)

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Thorn Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-31.
52-week range$0.0834 - $0.2341
50-day moving average $0.2145
200-day moving average $0.1972
Target price$0.81
PE ratio 8.6
Dividend yield $0.01 (4.65%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.025

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Is it a good time to buy Thorn Group stock?

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Thorn Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.21

1 month (2021-07-01) -6.67%
3 months (2021-04-30) 0.21

Is Thorn Group under- or over-valued?

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

Thorn Group 's P/E ratio

Thorn 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 9x. In other words, Thorn Group shares trade at around 9x 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.

Thorn Group 's EBITDA

Thorn Group 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Thorn Group 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Thorn Group financials

Revenue TTM $104.1 million
Operating margin TTM 21.08%
Gross profit TTM $65.6 million
Return on assets TTM 3.7%
Return on equity TTM 8.36%
Profit margin 8.06%
Book value 0.28
Market capitalisation $73.1 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Thorn Group share dividends

3%

Dividend payout ratio: 2.83% of net profits

Recently Thorn Group has paid out, on average, around 2.83% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.65% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Thorn Group shareholders could enjoy a 4.65% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Thorn Group 's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.01 per share.

While Thorn Group 's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Thorn Group is investing more in its future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 1 July 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Thorn Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Thorn Group 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.0834 up to $0.2341. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

TGA.AU volatility(beta: 2.49)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 Thorn Group 's is 2.4919. This would suggest that Thorn Group 's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Thorn Group overview

Thorn Group Limited, a diversified financial services company, provides alternate consumer and commercial leasing products, and consumer and commercial financing solutions. It is involved in the leasing of household products to consumers; and provision of commercial finance to small and medium size enterprises. Thorn Group Limited was founded in 1937 and is based in Chullora, Australia.

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