How to buy VRX Silica shares
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VRX Silica Limited is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. VRX Silica shares (VRX) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are listed in Australian Dollars. VRX Silica has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $73,665.
How to buy shares in VRX Silica
- 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 VRX Silica. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: VRX. 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 VRX Silica 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 $0.125, 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 VRX Silica. 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 VRX Silica's share price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, VRX Silica's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $0.125, which is 14.40% up on its pre-crash value of $0.107 and 177.78% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $0.045.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of VRX Silica shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $434.78 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 $1,086.96.
VRX Silica share priceUse our graph to track the performance of VRX stocks over time.
VRX Silica shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.05 - $0.425|
|50-day moving average||$0.2947|
|200-day moving average||$0.1657|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.017|
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Is it a good time to buy VRX Silica stock?
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VRX Silica price performance over time
|1 week (2021-01-08)||-67.53%|
|1 month (2020-12-16)||-59.02%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||4.17%|
|6 months (2020-07-16)||19.05%|
|1 year (2020-01-16)||27.55%|
|2 years (2019-01-16)||-7.41%|
|3 years (2018-01-16)||83.82%|
|5 years (2016-01-15)||711.69%|
VRX Silica financials
|Gross profit TTM||$73,665|
|Return on assets TTM||-15.25%|
|Return on equity TTM||-25.45%|
|Market capitalisation||$164.7 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
VRX Silica share dividends
We're not expecting VRX Silica to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
VRX Silica share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, VRX Silica's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.05 up to $0.425. 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 VRX Silica's is 1.1869. This would suggest that VRX Silica'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).
VRX Silica overview
VRX Silica Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, evaluation, and development of mineral properties in Australia. The company explores for gold and silica. It owns 100% interest in the Arrowsmith and the Muchea projects located to the north of Perth in Western Australia; and 100% interest in the Boyatup project located to the east of the port town of Esperance. The company was formerly known as Ventnor Resources Limited and changed its name to VRX Silica Limited in December 2018. VRX Silica Limited was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in West Perth, Australia.
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