How to buy Cake Box Holdings (CBOX) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Cake Box Holdings shares.

Cake Box Holdings PLC (CBOX) is a publicly traded grocery stores business based in the UK. In the week up to 21 January Cake Box Holdings shares surged 12.69% to a closing position of 151p. Over the last 12 months, Cake Box Holdings's share price has risen by 25.22% from 230p. Cake Box Holdings is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 155 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Cake Box Holdings

  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: CBOX in this case.
  5. Research Cake Box Holdings shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Cake Box Holdings 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 100x Cake Box Holdings 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 $50 £0.00
£288.00 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£296.00 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £0.00
£288.00 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£288.00 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£299.95 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.79
£289.79 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£295.99 total
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iWeb logo £0 £1 £0.00
£288.00 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£297.50 total
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Cake Box Holdings share price (LSE:CBOX)

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

Cake Box Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 288p

1 week (2023-01-25) 99.31%
1 month (2022-12-30) 150.43%
3 months (2022-11-02) 157.14%
6 months (2022-08-02) 44.00%
1 year (2022-02-02) 25.22%
2 years (2021-02-02) 39.81%
3 years (2020-01-31) 63.03%

Is it a good time to buy Cake Box Holdings stock?

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Is Cake Box Holdings 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

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

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


Cake Box Holdings's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £6.4 million.

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

Cake Box Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-06-16.
Previous close309p
Change %-6.7961%
Information last updated 2023-02-01.
52-week range89.9141p - 228.0924p
50-day moving average123.96p
200-day moving average153.5568p
Wall St. target price250p
PE ratio12.0833
Dividend yield7.7p (5.33%)
Earnings per share (TTM)0.12p

Cake Box Holdings share dividends


Dividend yield: 5.33% of stock value


Forward annual dividend yield: 5.33% of stock value


Dividend payout ratio: 64.42% of net profits

Cake Box Holdings has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 5.33% of its share value annually.

Cake Box Holdings has paid out, on average, around 64.42% of recent net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.33% 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 5.33% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Cake Box Holdings's case, that would currently equate to about 7.7p per share.

Cake Box Holdings'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 16 November 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Cake Box Holdings dividend history

Dividend Type Ex-dividend date Payment date
£0.025 Interim 18/11/2021 10/12/2021
£0.037 Final 15/07/2021 13/08/2021
£0.0185 Interim 03/12/2020 23/12/2020
£0.032 Special 08/10/2020 23/10/2020
£0.016 Interim 05/12/2019 20/12/2019
£0.024 Final 04/07/2019 02/08/2019
£0.012 Interim 06/12/2018 20/12/2018

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cake Box Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as 89.9141p up to 228.0924p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CBOX.LSE volatility(beta: 1.14)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 Cake Box Holdings's is 1.1362. This would suggest that Cake Box Holdings'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).

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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