How to buy Universal Biosensors (UBI) shares
Learn how to easily invest in Universal Biosensors shares.
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Universal Biosensors Inc is a medical devices business based in Australia. Universal Biosensors shares (UBI) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Universal Biosensors has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $5.5 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Universal Biosensors
- 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.
- 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.
- Search for Universal Biosensors. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: UBI. 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 Universal Biosensors 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 today's price, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Universal Biosensors. 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?
Universal Biosensors stock price (ASX:UBI)Use our graph to track the performance of UBI stocks over time.
Universal Biosensors shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.295 - $0.97|
|50-day moving average||$0.8231|
|200-day moving average||$0.7548|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.036|
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Is it a good time to buy Universal Biosensors stock?
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Universal Biosensors price performance over time
|1 week (2021-10-07)||-0.63%|
|1 month (2021-09-17)||-8.72%|
|3 months (2021-07-16)||0.785|
|6 months (2021-04-16)||-1.88%|
|1 year (2020-10-16)||161.67%|
|2 years (2019-10-17)||313.16%|
|3 years (2018-10-17)||248.89%|
|5 years (2016-10-17)||134.33%|
Is Universal Biosensors under- or over-valued?
Valuing Universal Biosensors stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Universal Biosensors's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Universal Biosensors's EBITDA
Universal Biosensors's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $41.9 million (£0.0 million).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Universal Biosensors's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Universal Biosensors financials
|Revenue TTM||$5.5 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$623,086|
|Return on assets TTM||-11.72%|
|Return on equity TTM||-16.68%|
|Market capitalisation||$139.5 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Universal Biosensors share dividends
We're not expecting Universal Biosensors to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Universal Biosensors share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Universal Biosensors's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.295 up to $0.97. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Universal Biosensors's is 1.1227. This would suggest that Universal Biosensors's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Universal Biosensors overview
Universal Biosensors, Inc., through its subsidiary, Universal Biosensors Pty Ltd, operates as a biosensors company in Australia. The company focuses on the development, manufacture, and commercialization of point-of-use devices for measuring analytes across various industries. It offers SENTIA Wine Analyzer to test Free Sulphur Dioxide; prothrombin time international normalized ratio coagulation test strips; Sentia Free Sulphite test strips; and coagulation testing and calibration services, as well as distributes Siemens' Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer. The company has a license agreement with LifeScan Global Corporation to develop a biosensor strip and a meter to be used for the detection and monitoring of diabetes in animals. Universal Biosensors, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Rowville, Australia.
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