How to buy Atea Pharmaceuticals (AVIR) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Atea Pharmaceuticals shares.

Atea Pharmaceuticals Inc (AVIR) is a publicly traded biotechnology business based in the US. On 13 September Atea Pharmaceuticals shares plunged 10.15% to a closing position of $7.17. Over the last 12 months, Atea Pharmaceuticals's share price has fallen by 27.19% from $32.14. Atea Pharmaceuticals is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 63 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Atea Pharmaceuticals

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: AVIR in this case.
  5. Research Atea Pharmaceuticals shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Atea Pharmaceuticals shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes. You'll need a smartphone or computer, an internet connection, your passport or driving licence and a means of payment.

Fees for buying 50x Atea Pharmaceuticals shares with popular platforms

Both exchange rates and share prices fluctuate in real time, so the costs presented here should be considered as a guide only. They do not incorporate stamp duty. Always refer to the platform itself for availability and pricing – which may differ from our information.

Platform Platform fee Min. initial deposit Trading fee estimate
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $10 £5.39
£1,084.02 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £14.66
£1,093.28 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £10.79
£1,089.41 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £22.74
£1,101.36 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.08
£1,079.70 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £4.85
£1,083.48 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £24.17
£1,102.79 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £5.39
£1,084.02 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £22.98
£1,101.61 total
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Atea Pharmaceuticals share price (NASDAQ:AVIR)

Use our graph to track the performance of AVIR stocks over time.

Atea Pharmaceuticals price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $23.4

1 week (2022-09-15) 241.61%
1 month (2022-08-25) 187.12%
3 months (2022-06-24) 228.19%
6 months (2022-03-25) 238.64%
1 year (2021-09-24) -27.19%

Is it a good time to buy Atea Pharmaceuticals stock?

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Is Atea Pharmaceuticals 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.

P/E ratio

Atea Pharmaceuticals's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 52x. In other words, Atea Pharmaceuticals shares trade at around 52x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.


Atea Pharmaceuticals's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $24.6 million (£0.0 million).

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

Atea Pharmaceuticals shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-06-16.
Previous close$23.58
Change %-0.7634%
Information last updated 2022-09-18.
52-week range$5.31 - $46.9099
50-day moving average$8.0258
200-day moving average$7.3101
Wall St. target price$9.33
PE ratio51.6154
Dividend yield$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$0.13

Atea Pharmaceuticals share dividends

We're not expecting Atea Pharmaceuticals to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. Typically it's companies that have been around for longer that pay dividends (Atea Pharmaceuticals had its IPO on 30 October 2020). However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

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