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How to buy Net 1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Net 1 UEPS Technologies stocks.

Net 1 UEPS Technologies is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Net 1 UEPS Technologies stocks (UEPS.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $4.07 – a decrease of 1.57% over the previous week. Net 1 UEPS Technologies employs 3,079 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $130.2 million.

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Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock price (NASDAQ:UEPS)

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Net 1 UEPS Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-19.
Latest market close$5.00
52-week range$3.84 - $6.97
50-day moving average $5.09
200-day moving average $4.92
Wall St. target price$7.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.40

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Is it a good time to buy Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock?

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Net 1 UEPS Technologies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-14) -1.57%
1 month (2021-12-22) -9.26%
3 months (2021-10-22) -7.41%
6 months (2021-07-22) 18.76%
1 year (2021-01-22) -2.53%
2 years (2020-01-22) 36.24%
3 years (2019-01-22) 2.88%
5 years (2017-01-20) 11.6

Is Net 1 UEPS Technologies under- or over-valued?

Valuing Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Net 1 UEPS Technologies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Net 1 UEPS Technologies's PEG ratio

Net 1 UEPS Technologies's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.57. 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 Net 1 UEPS Technologies's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Net 1 UEPS Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $130.2 million
Gross profit TTM $34.5 million
Return on assets TTM -8.01%
Return on equity TTM -8.4%
Profit margin -16.97%
Book value $4.56
Market capitalisation $279.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Net 1 UEPS Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting Net 1 UEPS Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Net 1 UEPS Technologies's shares ever split?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies's shares were split on a 1:6 basis on 12 June 2005. So if you had owned 6 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Net 1 UEPS Technologies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 500% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Net 1 UEPS Technologies shares which in turn could have impacted Net 1 UEPS Technologies's share price.

Net 1 UEPS Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Net 1 UEPS Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.84 up to $6.97. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

UEPS.US volatility(beta: 1.25)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Net 1 UEPS Technologies's is 1.2519. This would suggest that Net 1 UEPS Technologies's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Net 1 UEPS Technologies overview

Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. , a financial technology company, provides fintech products and services to unbanked and underbanked individuals and small businesses primarily in South Africa and internationally. The company develops payment technologies to offers financial and value -added services to its customers. It operates through three segments: Processing, Financial services, and Technology. The Processing segment provides transaction processing services that involve the collection, transmittal, and retrieval of all transaction data to its customers. The Financial services segment includes activities related to the provision of financial services to customers, including bank accounts, loans, and life insurance products. This segment also offers provides short-term loans to customers.

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