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How to buy Dynatrace (DT) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Dynatrace stocks.

Dynatrace is a software-application business based in the US. Dynatrace stocks (DT.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $59.65 – a decrease of 7.44% over the previous week. Dynatrace employs 2,779 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $815.5 million.

How to buy shares in Dynatrace

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – DT – 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.

Is it a good time to buy Dynatrace stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Dynatrace's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Dynatrace's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $52.5, which is 36.27% up on its pre-crash value of $33.46 and 207.02% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $17.1.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Dynatrace stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $734.27 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 $1,737.23.

Dynatrace stock price (NYSE:DT)

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Dynatrace shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$52.50
52-week range$39.82 - $80.13
50-day moving average $62.56
200-day moving average $61.75
Wall St. target price$81.84
PE ratio 187.5
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.28

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Dynatrace price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $52.5 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-12) -7.44%
1 month (2021-12-17) -8.82%
3 months (2021-10-18) -31.28%
6 months (2021-07-19) -9.95%
1 year (2021-01-19) 19.86%
2 years (2020-01-17) 95.75%
3 years (2019-01-15) N/A
5 years (2017-01-15) N/A

Is Dynatrace under- or over-valued?

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

Dynatrace's P/E ratio

Dynatrace's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 188x. In other words, Dynatrace shares trade at around 188x recent earnings.

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

Dynatrace's EBITDA

Dynatrace's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $129.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Dynatrace's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Dynatrace financials

Revenue TTM $815.5 million
Operating margin TTM 10.73%
Gross profit TTM $591.1 million
Return on assets TTM 2.54%
Return on equity TTM 7.34%
Profit margin 10.09%
Book value $4.28
Market capitalisation $15 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Dynatrace share dividends

We're not expecting Dynatrace to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Dynatrace share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Dynatrace's shares have ranged in value from as little as $39.82 up to $80.128. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DT.US volatility(beta: 1.41)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 Dynatrace's is 1.4112. This would suggest that Dynatrace's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Dynatrace overview

Dynatrace, Inc. provides a software intelligence platform for dynamic multi-cloud environments. It operates Dynatrace, a software intelligence platform for running and optimizing the applications and services. The company's products include AppMon that works in various application environments, such as Java, . NET, PHP, Node. js, GoLang, SQL, NoSQL, CICS, IMS, AWS Lambda, Google Cloud Functions, and Microsoft Azure Functions; and Classic Real User Monitoring. Its platform allows its customers to modernize and automate IT operations, develop and release software, and enhance user experiences.

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