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How to buy Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) stocks

Learn how to easily invest in Parker-Hannifin Corporation stocks.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation is a specialty industrial machinery business based in the US. Parker-Hannifin Corporation shares (PH.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US dollars. Its last market close was $537.90 – an increase of 1.84% over the previous day. Parker-Hannifin Corporation employs 62,730 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $19.8 billion.

How to buy shares in Parker-Hannifin Corporation

  1. Open a brokerage account. Choose from our top broker picks or compare brokers in depth. Then, complete an application.
  2. Fund your account. Add money to your account via bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  3. Search the platform by ticker symbol. PH in this case.
  4. Choose an order type. Place a market order or limit order with your preferred number of shares or dollar amount.
  5. Submit the order. It's that simple.
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Is it a good time to buy Parker-Hannifin Corporation stock?

Review technicals and fundamentals to help you determine if now's a good time for you to invest.

Technical analysis

View Parker-Hannifin Corporation's price performance, share price volatility, historical data and technicals.

Use our graph to track the performance of PH stock over time.

Historical closes compared with the last close of $537.9

1 week (2024-07-04)6.41%
1 month (2024-06-13)6.87%
3 months (2024-04-11)-2.26%
6 months (2024-01-11)16.85%
1 year (2023-07-13)35.76%
2 years (2022-07-13)119.86%
3 years (2021-07-13)75.31%
5 years (2019-07-11)218.15%

The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.

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Is Parker-Hannifin Corporation under- or over-valued?

Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Parker-Hannifin Corporation P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 25x. In other words, Parker-Hannifin Corporation's stocks trade at around 25x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of November 09, 2023 (20.44). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.2559. A PEG ratio over 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares are overvalued at the current rate of growth, or may anticipate an acceleration in growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Parker-Hannifin Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $5.1 billion ($6.9 billion CAD).

The EBITDA is a measure of Parker-Hannifin Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

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