How to buy Bioventix (BVXP) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Bioventix shares.

Bioventix (BVXP) is a publicly traded biotechnology business based in the UK. It opened the day at 3884.5p after a previous close of 3885p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 3850p to a high of 3885p. The latest price was 3915p (25 minute delay). Bioventix is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 12 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Bioventix

  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: BVXP in this case.
  5. Research Bioventix shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Bioventix 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 10x Bioventix shares with popular platforms

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 £0.00
£391.50 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£399.50 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£391.50 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£403.45 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.80
£393.30 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£399.49 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£401.00 total
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Bioventix share price (LSE:BVXP)

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

Bioventix price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 3915p

1 week (2022-09-23) 16.87%
1 month (2022-08-30) 14.31%
3 months (2022-06-30) 13.48%
6 months (2022-03-30) 19.18%
1 year (2021-09-28) -1.51%
2 years (2020-09-30) -3.69%
3 years (2019-09-30) 4.54%
5 years (2017-09-29) 43.01%

Is it a good time to buy Bioventix stock?

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All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

Is Bioventix 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

Bioventix's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 27x. In other words, Bioventix shares trade at around 27x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

EBITDA

Bioventix's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £8.2 million.

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

Bioventix shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open3884.5p
High3885p
Low3850p
Close3915p
Previous close3885p
Change30p
Change %0.7722%
Volume1,048
Information last updated 2022-09-26.
52-week range2835.2955p - 3865.2532p
50-day moving average3362.9p
200-day moving average3351.7p
Wall St. target price4300p
PE ratio26.746
Dividend yield114p (3.4%)
Earnings per share (TTM)1.26p

Bioventix share dividends

3.4%

Dividend yield: 3.4% of stock value

3.4%

Forward annual dividend yield: 3.4% of stock value

Bioventix has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 3.40% of its share value annually.

Bioventix has paid out, on average, around 120.63% of recent net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.4% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), shareholders could enjoy a 3.4% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Bioventix's case, that would currently equate to about 114p per share.

Bioventix's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 7 April 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Bioventix's shares have ranged in value from as little as 2835.2955p up to 3865.2532p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Bioventix's is 0.3729. This would suggest that Bioventix's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Frequently asked questions

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

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