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How to buy Manchester United (MANU) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Manchester United shares.

Manchester United is an entertainment business based in the US. Manchester United stocks (MANU.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $14.5 – a decrease of 4.66% over the previous week. Manchester United employs 1,044 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $511.6 million.

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

Manchester United stock price (NYSE:MANU)

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Manchester United shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-16.
Latest market close$13.51
52-week range$13.75 - $20.74
50-day moving average $15.01
200-day moving average $16.13
Wall St. target price$1,426.39
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.13 (1.27%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.65

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Is it a good time to buy Manchester United stock?

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Manchester United price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $13.51 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-14) -4.66%
1 month (2021-12-23) -5.06%
3 months (2021-10-22) -16.60%
6 months (2021-07-23) -15.03%
1 year (2021-01-22) -12.10%
2 years (2020-01-23) -28.86%
3 years (2019-01-23) 19.25
5 years (2017-01-23) 15.8

Is Manchester United under- or over-valued?

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

Manchester United's PEG ratio

Manchester United's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1556.6. 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 Manchester United's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Manchester United's EBITDA

Manchester United's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $84.6 million.

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

Manchester United financials

Revenue TTM $511.6 million
Gross profit TTM $455.7 million
Return on assets TTM -2.62%
Return on equity TTM -26.44%
Profit margin -15.15%
Book value $1.51
Market capitalisation $2.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Manchester United share dividends

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

Manchester United share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Manchester United's shares have ranged in value from as little as $13.75 up to $20.7385. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MANU.US volatility(beta: 0.71)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 Manchester United's is 0.7091. This would suggest that Manchester United's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Manchester United overview

Manchester United plc, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates a professional sports team in the United Kingdom. The company operates Manchester United Football Club, a professional football club. It develops marketing and sponsorship relationships with international and regional companies to leverage its brand. The company also markets and sells sports apparel, training and leisure wear, and other clothing featuring the Manchester United brand; and sells other licensed products, such as coffee mugs and bed spreads featuring the Manchester United brand and trademarks, as well as distributes these products through Manchester United branded retail centers and e-commerce platforms, and through the company's partners' wholesale distribution channels. In addition, it distributes live football content directly, as well as through commercial partners; broadcasts television rights relating to the Premier League, Union of European Football Associations club competitions, and other competitions; and delivers Manchester United programming through MUTV television channel to territories worldwide. Further, the company offers a direct to consumer subscription mobile application; and operates Old Trafford, a sports venue with 74,239 seats, as well as invests in properties. Manchester United plc was founded in 1878 and is based in Manchester, the United Kingdom.

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