How to buy Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Brookfield Asset Management shares.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAM) is a publicly traded asset management business based in Canada. In the week up to 11 August Brookfield Asset Management shares surged 9.35% to a closing position of $53.56. However, over the last 12 months, Brookfield Asset Management's share price has fallen by 5.24% from $56.68. Brookfield Asset Management is listed on the NYSE and employs 181,000 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Brookfield Asset Management

  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: BAM in this case.
  5. Research Brookfield Asset Management shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Brookfield Asset Management 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 Brookfield Asset Management 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 £2.21
£444.68 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £10.49
£452.95 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £1.99
£444.45 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £4.42
£446.89 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £16.37
£458.84 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.44
£442.91 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £14.63
£457.09 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £2.21
£444.68 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £15.03
£457.49 total
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Brookfield Asset Management share price (NYSE:BAM)

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

Brookfield Asset Management price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $53.71

1 month (2022-07-14) 24.24%
3 months (2022-05-13) 12.58%
6 months (2022-02-14) -5.21%
1 year (2021-08-13) -5.24%
2 years (2020-08-14) 60.83%
3 years (2019-08-14) 63.06%
5 years (2017-08-14) 108.95%

Is it a good time to buy Brookfield Asset Management stock?

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Is Brookfield Asset Management 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

Brookfield Asset Management's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 22x. In other words, Brookfield Asset Management shares trade at around 22x recent earnings.

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

PEG ratio

Brookfield Asset Management's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.84. Higher PEG ratios such as this can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value given the current rate of growth.

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

EBITDA

Brookfield Asset Management's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $24.1 billion (£19.9 billion).

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

Environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Brookfield Asset Management.

Total ESG risk score

Brookfield Asset Management's total ESG risk: 31.69

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Brookfield Asset Management's overall score of 31.69 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 70th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Brookfield Asset Management is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Environmental score

Brookfield Asset Management's environmental score: 1.89/100

Brookfield Asset Management's environmental score of 1.89 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Brookfield Asset Management is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Social score

Brookfield Asset Management's social score: 18.64/100

Brookfield Asset Management's social score of 18.64 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Brookfield Asset Management is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Governance score

Brookfield Asset Management's governance score: 12.65/100

Brookfield Asset Management's governance score puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Brookfield Asset Management is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Controversy score

Brookfield Asset Management's controversy score: 1/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Brookfield Asset Management scored a 1 out of 5 for controversy – the highest score possible, reflecting that Brookfield Asset Management has managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Brookfield Asset Management Inc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 31.69
Total ESG percentile 69.68
Environmental score 1.89
Environmental score percentile 3
Social score 18.64
Social score percentile 3
Governance score 12.65
Governance score percentile 3
Level of controversy 1

Brookfield Asset Management shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-08-12.
Open$53.95
High$53.945
Low$53.27
Close$53.71
Previous close$53.56
Change$0.15
Change %0.2801%
Volume1,514,969
Information last updated 2022-08-13.
52-week range$42.21 - $62.1203
50-day moving average$47.277
200-day moving average$53.3405
Wall St. target price$63.38
PE ratio22.107
Dividend yield$0.261 (1.05%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$2.43

Brookfield Asset Management share dividends

1.1%

Dividend yield: 1.05% of stock value

1.1%

Forward annual dividend yield: 1.05% of stock value

25.0%

Dividend payout ratio: 25% of net profits

Brookfield Asset Management has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 1.05% of its share value annually.

Brookfield Asset Management has paid out, on average, around 25% of recent net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.05% 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 1.05% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Brookfield Asset Management's case, that would currently equate to about $0.261 per share.

While Brookfield Asset Management's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that it may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Brookfield Asset Management's most recent dividend payout was on 29 June 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 29 August 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Brookfield Asset Management's shares have ranged in value from as little as $42.21 up to $62.1203. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BAM.US volatility(beta: 1.42)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Brookfield Asset Management's is 1.4173. This would suggest that Brookfield Asset Management's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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