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How to buy Cathay Pacific Airways stock

Learn how to easily invest in Cathay Pacific Airways stock.

Cathay Pacific Airways Limited (CPCAY) is a leading airlines business based in the US. It opened the day at $3.84 after a previous close of $4.06. During the day the price has varied from a low of $3.84 to a high of $4.07. The latest price was $3.96 (25 minute delay). Cathay Pacific Airways is listed on the PINK and employs 23,100 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Cathay Pacific Airways

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – CPCAY – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Cathay Pacific Airways stock price (PINK: CPCAY)

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Cathay Pacific Airways shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-12-01.
Previous close$4.06
Change $-0.10
Change % -2.4631%
Volume 16,727
Information last updated 2022-01-16.
52-week range$3.74 - $5.10
50-day moving average $4.22
200-day moving average $4.31
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.013 (12.69%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.99

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Cathay Pacific Airways price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.96 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-14) -2.94%
1 month (2021-12-22) -1.25%
3 months (2021-10-22) -13.91%
6 months (2021-07-22) -3.65%
1 year (2021-01-22) -12.58%
2 years (2020-01-22) -40.27%
3 years (2019-01-22) 7.88
5 years (2017-01-20) 6.88

Is Cathay Pacific Airways stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Cathay Pacific Airways's PEG ratio

Cathay Pacific Airways's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 5.483. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Cathay Pacific Airways's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Cathay Pacific Airways financials

Revenue TTM $35.1 billion
Gross profit TTM $6 billion
Return on assets TTM -3.11%
Return on equity TTM -32.44%
Profit margin -55.09%
Book value $39.14
Market capitalisation $5.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cathay Pacific Airways share dividends

We're not expecting Cathay Pacific Airways to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Cathay Pacific Airways share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cathay Pacific Airways's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.74 up to $5.1. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CPCAY.US volatility(beta: 1.3)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (PINK average) beta is 1, while Cathay Pacific Airways's is 1.2964. This would suggest that Cathay Pacific Airways's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Cathay Pacific Airways overview

Cathay Pacific Airways Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a carrier of international passengers and air cargo. The company conducts airline operations principally to and from Hong Kong. It also provides property investment, travel reward program, travel tour operator, financial, aircraft leasing and acquisition facilitation, airline catering, information processing, aircraft ramp handling, laundry and dry cleaning, ground handling, aircraft engineering, cargo carriage, airport ground engineering support and equipment maintenance, and inventory technical management services. In addition, the company operates a computer network for interchange of air cargo related information; and offers repair and maintenance services for transportation companies. It operates in Hong Kong, China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, the Americas, Europe, Southeast Asia, Southwest Pacific, South Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 239 aircraft directly connecting Hong Kong to 119 destinations in 35 countries worldwide, including 26 destinations in China. Cathay Pacific Airways Limited was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Lantau Island, Hong Kong.

Frequently asked questions

How many people work for Cathay Pacific Airways?
Latest data suggests 23,100 work at Cathay Pacific Airways.
When does the fiscal year end for Cathay Pacific Airways?
Cathay Pacific Airways's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Cathay Pacific Airways based?
Cathay Pacific Airways's address is: Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
What is Cathay Pacific Airways's ISIN number?
Cathay Pacific Airways's international securities identification number is: US1489063081
What is Cathay Pacific Airways's CUSIP number?
Cathay Pacific Airways's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 148906308

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