How to buy LGI Homes stock
Learn how to easily invest in LGI Homes stock.
LGI Homes is a residential construction business based in the US. LGI Homes shares (LGIH.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $99.79 – an increase of 0.3% over the previous day. LGI Homes employs 952 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of $2.4 billion.
How to buy shares in LGI Homes
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- Open your account. Provide your personal information and sign up.
- Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
- Search the platform for stock code: LGIH in this case.
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- Buy your stocks. Place a market order or limit order with your preferred number of shares. It's that simple.
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Is LGI Homes under- or over-valued?
Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the LGI Homes P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA
LGI Homes's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 11x. In other words, LGI Homes stocks trade at around 11x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of September 25, 2023 (21.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
LGI Homes's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.69. A PEG ratio below 1 can be interpreted as meaning the shares are not overvalued given the current rate of growth.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into LGI Homes's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
LGI Homes's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $235.7 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a LGI Homes's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
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