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How to buy BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust stocks.

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust is an oil & gas refining & marketing business based in the US. BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust stocks (BPT.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.18 – a decrease of 6.33% over the previous week. BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $3.3 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $5.77, which is 21.60% down on its pre-crash value of $7.36 and 108.30% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $2.77.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $556.95 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 $801.40.

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust stock price (NYSE:BPT)

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BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$5.77
52-week range$2.45 - $5.95
50-day moving average $4.17
200-day moving average $4.00
Wall St. target price$6.00
PE ratio 14.8345
Dividend yield $0.094 (12.83%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.10

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BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.77 from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-12) -6.33%
1 month (2021-12-17) 57.22%
3 months (2021-10-15) N/A
6 months (2021-07-19) 51.05%
1 year (2021-01-19) 104.61%
2 years (2020-01-17) -29.72%
3 years (2019-01-18) 25.02
5 years (2017-01-19) 29

Is BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust under- or over-valued?

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

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's P/E ratio

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust'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, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust financials

Revenue TTM $3.3 million
Operating margin TTM 49.95%
Gross profit TTM $9.3 million
Return on assets TTM 104.05%
Return on equity TTM 35370.82%
Profit margin 66.34%
Book value $0.06
Market capitalisation $112.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust share dividends

6%

Dividend payout ratio: 5.53% of net profits

Recently BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust has paid out, on average, around 5.53% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 12.83% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust shareholders could enjoy a 12.83% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's case, that would currently equate to about $0.094 per share.

While BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust is investing more in its future growth.

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's most recent dividend payout was on 18 January 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 January 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.4496 up to $5.95. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BPT.US volatility(beta: 0.67)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's is 0.6685. This would suggest that BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust overview

BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust operates as a grantor trust in the United States. The company holds overriding royalty interest in the Prudhoe Bay oil field located on the North Slope of Alaska. The Prudhoe Bay field extends approximately 12 miles by 27 miles and contains approximately 150,000 gross productive acres. BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust was founded in 1989 and is based in Houston, Texas. .

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