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How to buy Arafura Resources (ARU) shares in Australia

Learn how to easily invest in Arafura Resources shares.

Arafura Resources is an other industrial metals & mining business based in Australia. Arafura Resources shares (ARU) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. Arafura Resources has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of $392.8 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in Arafura Resources

To buy shares listed in Australia such as Arafura Resources, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the ASX. Our table can help you compare share trading platforms and choose. Then follow these steps.

  1. Open and fund your brokerage account.
    Complete an application with your personal and financial details, including your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
  2. Search for Arafura Resources.
    Find the share by name or ticker symbol: ARU. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  3. Purchase now or later.
    Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Arafura Resources reaches your desired price. Look into dollar-cost averaging to spread out your risk, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  4. 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.
  5. Check on your investment.
    Congratulations, you own a part of Arafura Resources. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock and 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 affect your stock.

Arafura Resources stock price (ASX:ARU)

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

Arafura Resources shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-06-13.
52-week range$0.115 - $0.365
50-day moving average $0.1905
200-day moving average $0.1882
Target price$0.29
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.07

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Is it a good time to buy Arafura Resources stock?

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Arafura Resources price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$0.17

1 week (2024-06-07) -5.56%
1 month (2024-05-15) -12.82%
3 months (2024-03-15) -27.66%
6 months (2023-12-15) 6.25%
1 year (2023-06-15) -46.88%
2 years (2022-06-15) -46.03%
3 years (2021-06-15) 0.17
5 years (2019-06-14) 51.92%

Arafura Resources financials

Gross profit TTM $-85,592,670
Return on assets TTM -38.69%
Return on equity TTM -66.54%
Profit margin 0%
Book value 0.076
Market capitalisation $392.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Arafura Resources share dividends

We're not expecting Arafura Resources to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Arafura Resources's shares ever split?

Arafura Resources's shares were split on 25 February 2010.

Arafura Resources share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Arafura Resources's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.115 up to $0.365. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ARU.AU volatility(beta: 1.34)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Arafura Resources's is 1.336. This would suggest that Arafura Resources's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Arafura Resources overview

Arafura Rare Earths Limited explores for and develops mineral properties in Australia. It focuses on the production of rare earth products, such as neodymium-praseodymium and mixed middle-heavy rare earths oxides. The company holds 100% interests in the Nolans project, a rare earths-phosphate-uranium-thorium deposit that supplies neodymium and praseodymium products; and the Aileron-Reynolds project comprising six granted exploration licences covering an area of approximately 1,240 kilometer square located in Northern Territory, Australia. It also engages in social and environmental studies and evaluations. The company was formerly known as Arafura Resources Limited and changed its name to Arafura Rare Earths Limited in October 2022. Arafura Rare Earths Limited was incorporated in 1997 and is based in Perth, Australia.

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