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How to buy Virgin Australia Holdings shares | A$0.086

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Virgin Australia Holdings Limited is an airlines business based in Australia. Virgin Australia Holdings shares (VAH) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. Its last market close was $0.086 – the same closing value as a week prior. Virgin Australia Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $5.9 billion.

How to buy shares in Virgin Australia Holdings

  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 Virgin Australia Holdings . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: VAH. 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 Virgin Australia Holdings 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 of $0.086, 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 Virgin Australia Holdings . 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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How has coronavirus impacted Virgin Australia Holdings 's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Virgin Australia Holdings 's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $0.086, which is 33.85% down on its pre-crash value of $0.13 and 72.00% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.05.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Virgin Australia Holdings shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $392.86 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 $614.29.

Virgin Australia Holdings share price

Use our graph to track the performance of VAH stocks over time.

Virgin Australia Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-20.
Latest market closeAUDA$0.086
52-week rangeAUDA$0.05 - AUDA$0.16
50-day moving average AUDA$0.086
200-day moving average AUDA$0.0859
Target priceAUDA$0.21
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) AUDA$-0.041

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  • Brokerage - AU shares: From AUD 5 or 0.05%
  • Brokerage - US shares: USD 0
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IG Share Trading
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AUD 8 or 0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Superhero share trading
ASX shares
Pay zero brokerage on all Australian ETFs.
Trade ASX stocks with a flat $5 commission fee and a low minimum investment of just $100.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or 0.1%
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, mFunds
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, managed funds, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
ASX shares, Global shares, Margin trading, Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or 0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares, Global shares, Options trading, US shares

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Is it a good time to buy Virgin Australia Holdings stock?

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Virgin Australia Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$0.086 on 2020-10-22

1 week (2020-10-16) 0%
1 month (2020-09-23) 0%
3 months (2020-07-23) 0%
6 months (2020-04-23) 0%
1 year (2019-10-23) -46.25%
2 years (2018-10-23) -60.00%
3 years (2017-10-23) -54.74%
5 years (2015-10-23) -81.89%

Is Virgin Australia Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

Virgin Australia Holdings 's EBITDA

Virgin Australia Holdings 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $458.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Virgin Australia Holdings 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Virgin Australia Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $5.9 billion
Gross profit TTM $1.6 billion
Return on assets TTM -0.1%
Return on equity TTM -36.81%
Profit margin -8.53%
Book value 0.07
Market capitalisation $726.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Virgin Australia Holdings share dividends

We're not expecting Virgin Australia Holdings to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Virgin Australia Holdings 's shares ever split?

Virgin Australia Holdings 's shares were split on 28 July 2009.

Virgin Australia Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Virgin Australia Holdings 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.05 up to $0.16. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

VAH.AU volatility(beta: 0.58)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 Virgin Australia Holdings 's is 0.5813. This would suggest that Virgin Australia Holdings 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Virgin Australia Holdings overview

Virgin Australia Holdings Limited engages in the operation of domestic and international passenger and cargo airline business in Australia. The company operates through Virgin Australia Domestic, Virgin Australia International, Velocity, and Tigerair Australia segments. Its aircraft flies to domestic destinations, including regional network, charter, and cargo operations; and international destinations comprising Trans-Pacific, Trans-Tasman, Pacific Island, and South East Asian flying, as well as international cargo operations. The company's fleet primarily includes Boeing B737 and B777, Airbus A320 and A330, ATR, Embraer E190, and Fokker F100 aircraft. It also operates a frequent flyer program. The company serves corporate, government, leisure, low cost, regional, charter travelers, and air freight customers. It has strategic alliances with Air New Zealand Limited, Delta Air Lines Inc., Etihad Airways P.J.S.C., Singapore Airlines Limited, and HNA Aviation Group. The company was formerly known as Virgin Blue Holdings Limited and changed its name to Virgin Australia Holdings Limited in 2011. Virgin Australia Holdings Limited was founded in 2000 and is based in Bowen Hills, Australia.

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