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How to buy President Energy (PPC) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in President Energy stocks.

President Energy is an oil & gas e&p business based in the UK. President Energy stocks (PPC.LSE) are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and all prices are listed in pence sterling. Its last market close was 2.1p – a decrease of 1.49% over the previous week. President Energy employs 63 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around £31.1 million.

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President Energy stock price (London Stock Exchange (LSE):PPC)

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President Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-11.
Latest market close1.65p
52-week range1.40p - 2.85p
50-day moving average 1.69p
200-day moving average 1.84p
Wall St. target price0.06p
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield 0p (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) -0.40p

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Is it a good time to buy President Energy stock?

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President Energy price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of 1.65p from 2022-05-16

1 week (2022-05-10) -1.49%
1 month (2022-04-14) -2.94%
3 months (2022-02-17) 7.14%
6 months (2021-11-17) -16.46%
1 year (2021-05-17) -26.67%
2 years (2020-05-15) 1.54%
3 years (2019-05-17) 8.8201
5 years (2017-05-17) 6.4225

Is President Energy under- or over-valued?

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

President Energy's EBITDA

President Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £3.6 million.

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

President Energy financials

Revenue TTM £31.1 million
Gross profit TTM £-3,918,000
Return on assets TTM -4.04%
Return on equity TTM -13.56%
Profit margin -34.13%
Book value 0.04p
Market capitalisation £34.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

President Energy share dividends

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

Have President Energy's shares ever split?

President Energy's shares were split on a 1:6 basis on 23 October 2008. 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 President Energy shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 500% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for President Energy shares which in turn could have impacted President Energy's share price.

President Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, President Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as 1.4p up to 2.85p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PPC.LSE volatility(beta: 1.17)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while President Energy's is 1.1705. This would suggest that President Energy's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

President Energy overview

President Energy Plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, evaluation, development, and production of oil and gas properties primarily in South America. The company holds exploration assets in Paraguay, Argentina, and the United States. It also produces and sells hydrocarbons. The company was formerly known as President Petroleum Company PLC and changed its name to President Energy Plc in September 2012. President Energy Plc was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Leeds, the United Kingdom. .

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