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Village Roadshow Limited is an entertainment business based in Australia. Village Roadshow shares (VRL) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $2.15 – a decrease of 1.83% over the previous week. Village Roadshow has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $737.2 million.
How to buy shares in Village Roadshow
- 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 Village Roadshow . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: VRL. 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 Village Roadshow 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 of $2.15, 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 Village Roadshow . 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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- Village Roadshow key stats
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- Is Village Roadshow stock a buy or sell?
- Village Roadshow performance over time
- Village Roadshow 's financials
- How volatile are Village Roadshow shares?
- Does Village Roadshow pay a dividend?
- Have Village Roadshow shares ever split?
- Other common questions
How has coronavirus impacted Village Roadshow 's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Village Roadshow 's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $2.15, which is 44.30% down on its pre-crash value of $3.86 and 179.22% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.77.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Village Roadshow shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $249.37 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 $541.56.
Village Roadshow share priceUse our graph to track the performance of VRL stocks over time.
Village Roadshow shares at a glance
|Latest market close||AUDA$2.15|
|52-week range||AUDA$0.77 - AUDA$4.1|
|50-day moving average||AUDA$2.1286|
|200-day moving average||AUDA$2.0355|
|Dividend yield||AUDA$0.05 (2.38%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||AUDA$-0.034|
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Is it a good time to buy Village Roadshow stock?
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Village Roadshow price performance over time
|1 week (2020-10-13)||-1.83%|
|1 month (2020-09-18)||2.38%|
|3 months (2020-07-20)||6.44%|
|6 months (2020-04-20)||7.50%|
|1 year (2019-10-18)||-30.65%|
|2 years (2018-10-19)||-2.71%|
|3 years (2017-10-20)||-40.96%|
|5 years (2015-10-20)||-69.80%|
Is Village Roadshow under- or over-valued?
Valuing Village Roadshow stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Village Roadshow 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Village Roadshow 's EBITDA
Village Roadshow 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $37 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Village Roadshow 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Village Roadshow financials
|Revenue TTM||$737.2 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$420.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-2.74%|
|Return on equity TTM||-35.92%|
|Market capitalisation||$427.7 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Village Roadshow share dividends
We're not expecting Village Roadshow to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Village Roadshow 's shares ever split?
Village Roadshow 's shares were split on 13 March 2008.
Village Roadshow share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Village Roadshow 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.77 up to $4.1. 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 Village Roadshow 's is 1.5523. This would suggest that Village Roadshow 's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Village Roadshow overview
Village Roadshow Limited engages in theme park and water park, cinema exhibition, film distribution, and sales promotion and loyalty program operation businesses in Australia, the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company owns and operates theme parks and water parks that provide entertainment, rides, and slides for families and thrill seekers primarily in Queensland's Gold Coast, Australia, as well as Las Vegas. As of June 30, 2020, it operated approximately 577 Screens in Australia. In addition, the company distributes theatrical movies to cinema, pay television, and free to air television in Australia and New Zealand; and theatrical, television, and children's content for electronic sell and transactional video-on-demand through iTunes, Foxtel, Telstra Bigpond, and other online platforms, as well as DVD, Blu-ray, and digital products to the retail and rental channels, and online platforms. Further, it is involved in the television production business; production, distribution, and sale of films; and provision of digital platforms and rewards, and loyalty programs. The company was formerly known as De Laurentis Entertainment Limited and changed its name to Village Roadshow Limited in 1998. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in South Yarra, Australia. Village Roadshow Limited is a subsidiary of Village Roadshow Corporation Pty. Limited.
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