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How to buy Life-and-Banc Split (LBS) stocks

Learn how to easily invest in Life-and-Banc Split stocks.

Life-and-Banc Split is an asset management business based in Canada. Life-and-Banc Split stocks (LBS.TO) are listed on the TO and all prices are listed in Canadian Dollars. Its last market close was C$9.4 – an increase of 4.44% over the previous week. Life-and-Banc Split employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$199.7 million.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – LBS – 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.

Life-and-Banc Split stock price (TO:LBS)

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Life-and-Banc Split shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-25.
Latest market closeC$11.05
52-week rangeC$6.13 - C$11.59
50-day moving average C$10.33
200-day moving average C$9.71
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 1.6472
Dividend yield C$0.8 (10.87%)
Earnings per share (TTM) C$6.34

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Is it a good time to buy Life-and-Banc Split stock?

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Life-and-Banc Split price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of C$11.05 from 2022-01-27

1 week (2022-01-21) 4.44%
1 month (2021-12-24) 7.80%
3 months (2021-10-28) 11.06%
6 months (2021-07-28) 16.81%
1 year (2021-01-28) 53.47%
2 years (2020-01-28) 30.77%
3 years (2019-01-28) 35.42%
5 years (2017-01-27) 10.83%

Is Life-and-Banc Split under- or over-valued?

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

Life-and-Banc Split's P/E ratio

Life-and-Banc Split's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 2x. In other words, Life-and-Banc Split shares trade at around 2x recent earnings.

Life-and-Banc Split financials

Revenue TTM C$199.7 million
Operating margin TTM 98.27%
Gross profit TTM C$-10,993,965
Return on assets TTM 25.34%
Return on equity TTM 93.41%
Profit margin 90.05%
Book value C$9.40
Market capitalisation C$311.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Life-and-Banc Split share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 12.68% of net profits

Recently Life-and-Banc Split has paid out, on average, around 12.68% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 10.87% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Life-and-Banc Split shareholders could enjoy a 10.87% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Life-and-Banc Split's case, that would currently equate to about C$0.8 per share.

While Life-and-Banc Split's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Life-and-Banc Split is investing more in its future growth.

Life-and-Banc Split's most recent dividend payout was on 17 January 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 30 December 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Life-and-Banc Split share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Life-and-Banc Split's shares have ranged in value from as little as C$6.1309 up to C$11.59. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LBS.TO volatility(beta: 2.11)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (TO average) beta is 1, while Life-and-Banc Split's is 2.1082. This would suggest that Life-and-Banc Split's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Life-and-Banc Split overview

Life & Banc Split Corp. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Brompton Funds Limited. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Canada. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across banking and life insurance sector. The fund primarily invests in the stocks of the six largest banks of the country, as well as of life insurance companies, utilizing a split share structure on a low cost basis. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index and S&P/TSX Composite Index. Life & Banc Split Corp.

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