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How to buy G.U.D. Holdings (GUD) shares in Australia

Learn how to easily invest in G.U.D. Holdings shares.

G.U.D. Holdings is an auto parts business based in Australia. G.U.D. Holdings shares (GUD) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian dollars. G.U.D. Holdings has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.1 billion. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.

How to buy shares in G.U.D. Holdings

To buy shares listed in Australia such as G.U.D. Holdings, 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 G.U.D. Holdings.
    Find the share by name or ticker symbol: GUD. 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 G.U.D. Holdings 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 G.U.D. Holdings. 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.

G.U.D. Holdings stock price (ASX:GUD)

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

G.U.D. Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-04-17.
52-week range$7.7861 - $12.2833
50-day moving average $11.3498
200-day moving average $11.3497
Target price$13.35
PE ratio 14.6849
Dividend yield $0.405 (3.53%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.73

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Is it a good time to buy G.U.D. Holdings stock?

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G.U.D. Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of A$10.51

1 week (2024-04-11) -4.37%
1 month (2024-03-21) -12.34%
3 months (2024-01-19) -11.16%
6 months (2023-10-20) -2.87%
1 year (2023-04-21) 11.22%
2 years (2022-04-21) -18.84%
3 years (2021-04-21) -19.77%
5 years (2019-04-18) -4.50%

Is G.U.D. Holdings under- or over-valued?

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

G.U.D. Holdings's P/E ratio

G.U.D. Holdings's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 15x. In other words, G.U.D. Holdings shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

G.U.D. Holdings's EBITDA

G.U.D. Holdings's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $215.1 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a G.U.D. Holdings's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure stock profitability.

G.U.D. Holdings financials

Revenue TTM $1.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 17.67%
Gross profit TTM $432.2 million
Return on assets TTM 6.3%
Return on equity TTM 12.09%
Profit margin 9.53%
Book value 6.455
Market capitalisation $1.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

G.U.D. Holdings share dividends

53%

Dividend payout ratio: 53.1% of net profits

Recently G.U.D. Holdings has paid out, on average, around 53.1% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.53% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), G.U.D. Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 3.53% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In G.U.D. Holdings's case, that would currently equate to about A$0.405 per share.

G.U.D. Holdings's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 22 February 2024 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have G.U.D. Holdings's shares ever split?

G.U.D. Holdings's shares were split on a 1.0075:1 basis on 14 March 1995. So if you had owned 1 share the day before the split, the next day you would own 1.0075 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your G.U.D. Holdings shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 0.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for G.U.D. Holdings shares which in turn could have impacted G.U.D. Holdings's share price.

G.U.D. Holdings share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, G.U.D. Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.7861 up to $12.2833. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GUD.AU volatility(beta: 0.52)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 G.U.D. Holdings's is 0.522. This would suggest that G.U.D. Holdings's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

G.U.D. Holdings overview

GUD Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, manufactures, imports, distributes, and sells automotive products in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, France, and the United States. It operates through Automotive, Auto Pacific Group (APG), and Davey segments. The Automotive segment offers automotive and heavy-duty filters for cars, trucks, and agricultural and mining equipment; automotive electrical and lighting products; and fuel pumps and associated products and accessories for the automotive after-market. The APG segment manufactures and markets towing, trailering, functional accessories, and associated products for the automotive aftermarket and original equipment manufacturer customers. The Davey segment provides pumps and pressure systems for household and farm water; water transfer pumps; swimming pool products; spa bath controllers; and pumps and water purification equipment. The company was incorporated in 1958 and is based in Altona North, Australia.

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