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How to buy International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A (IAG) shares

Learn how to easily invest in International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A shares.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A is an airlines business based in the UK. International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A stocks (IAG.LSE) are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and all prices are listed in pence sterling. Its last market close was 165.52p – an increase of 2.79% over the previous week. International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A employs 50,601 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around £6.2 billion.

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How has Coronavirus impacted International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was 165.64p, which is 73.41% down on its pre-crash value of 622.9999p and 16.40% down on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as 192.8p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth £351.47 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 £288.06.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A stock price (London Stock Exchange (LSE):IAG)

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International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close165.64p
52-week range122.06p - 222.10p
50-day moving average 149.16p
200-day moving average 172.96p
Wall St. target price2.01p
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield 0.338p (0.2%)
Earnings per share (TTM) -66.80p

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International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of 165.64p from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-12) 2.79%
1 month (2021-12-17) 25.45%
3 months (2021-10-19) 0.05%
6 months (2021-07-19) 4.18%
1 year (2021-01-19) 3.75%
2 years (2020-01-17) -75.31%
3 years (2019-01-18) 618.3999
5 years (2017-01-19) 490.3999

Is International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A under- or over-valued?

Valuing International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's PEG ratio

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.97. 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 International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A financials

Revenue TTM £6.2 billion
Gross profit TTM £-1,084,000,000
Return on assets TTM -8.91%
Return on equity TTM -607.18%
Profit margin -63.79%
Book value 0.18p
Market capitalisation £8.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 27.89

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's overall score of 27.89 (as at 12/31/2018) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 48th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's environmental score

Environmental score: 11.4/100

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's environmental score of 11.4 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's social score

Social score: 13.28/100

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's social score of 13.28 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's governance score

Governance score: 10.71/100

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's governance score puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's controversy score

Controversy score: 3/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A share dividends

We're not expecting International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's shares ever split?

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's shares were split on a 1392:923 basis on 13 September 2020. So if you had owned 923 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1392 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A shares which in turn could have impacted International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's share price.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's shares have ranged in value from as little as 122.06p up to 222.1p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's is 2.5479. This would suggest that International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

International Consolidated Airlines Group S-A overview

International Consolidated Airlines Group, S. A. , together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision of passenger and cargo transportation services in the United Kingdom, Spain, Ireland, the United States, and rest of the world. The company operates under the British Airways, Iberia, Vueling, Aer Lingus, and LEVEL brands. It operates a fleet of 533 aircraft flying to 279 destinations. International Consolidated Airlines Group, S. A.

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