How to buy Dixons Carphone shares

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Dixons Carphone plc (DC) is a leading specialty retail business based in the UK. Dixons Carphone is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 32,500 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Dixons Carphone

  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: DC in this case.
  5. Research Dixons Carphone shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Dixons Carphone shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Dixons Carphone share price

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Dixons Carphone shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
52-week range53.5p - 147.15p
50-day moving average 117.3706p
200-day moving average 100.1602p
Wall St. target price178.64p
PE ratio 12.9565
Dividend yield 0.04p (9.18%)
Earnings per share (TTM) 6.9p
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Share dealing platform comparison

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Name Product Price per trade Frequent trader rate Platform fees Brand description
Fineco
£2.95
£2.95
Zero platform fee
Your first 100 trades are free with Fineco, T&Cs apply.
Fineco Bank is good for share traders and investors looking for a complete platform and wide offer. Capital at risk.
eToro Free Stocks
0% commission, no markup, no ticket fee, no management fee
N/A
Withdrawal fee & GDP to USD deposit conversion
Capital at risk. 0% commission but other fees may apply.
IG
0% commission on US shares, and £3 on UK shares
From £5
£0 - £24 per quarter
IG is good for experienced traders, and offers learning resources for beginners, all with wide access to shares, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account
£11.95
£5.95
No fees
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's number one platform for private investors, with the depth of features you'd expect from an established platform. Capital at risk.
Degiro Share Dealing
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
Degiro is widely seen as one of the best low-cost share brokers, for people who are looking to trade regularly. Capital at risk.
Interactive Investor
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum deposit Maximum annual fee Price per trade Brand description
Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
Moneyfarm helps you meet your investment goals with fully-managed portfolios designed around you. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
Nutmeg offers three types of portfolios. Choose the one that goes with your investment style. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
£8.00
Saxo Markets offers a wide access to a range of stocks, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
£9.95
AJ Bell is a good all-rounder for people who to choose between shares, funds, ISAs and pensions. Capital at risk.
Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
0.35%
£10.00
Fidelity is another good all-rounder, offering a good package at a decent price. Not suited for trading shares. Capital at risk.
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
Legal & General is a big financial services company which offers insurance, lifetime mortgage, pensions and stocks and shares ISAs. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum investment Choose from Annual fee Brand description
Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
interactive investor is a flat-fee platform, which makes it cost effective for larger portfolios. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
PensionBee Pension
No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
Pension Bee is a newbie in the pension market. It helps consolidate your pension plans into one place. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got three different retirement options. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
Penfold
Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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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 it a good time to buy Dixons Carphone stock?

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Is Dixons Carphone under- or over-valued?

Valuing Dixons Carphone stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Dixons Carphone's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Dixons Carphone's P/E ratio

Dixons Carphone's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Dixons Carphone shares trade at around 13x 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.

Dixons Carphone's EBITDA

Dixons Carphone's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £366 million.

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

Dixons Carphone financials

Revenue TTM £10.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.49%
Gross profit TTM £1.9 billion
Return on assets TTM 2.07%
Return on equity TTM -3.13%
Profit margin -0.72%
Book value 1.99p
Market capitalisation £1.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Dixons Carphone share dividends

We're not expecting Dixons Carphone to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Dixons Carphone share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Dixons Carphone's shares have ranged in value from as little as 53.5p up to 147.15p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DC.LSE volatility(beta: 1.47)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 Dixons Carphone's is 1.4699. This would suggest that Dixons Carphone'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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Dixons Carphone overview

Dixons Carphone plc operates as a consumer electrical and mobile retailer and service company. It operates through four segments: UK & Ireland Electricals, UK & Ireland Mobile, Nordics, and Greece. The company retails electrical products, airport electricals, and telecommunications products; and computing products and services to business to business customers, as well as offers mobile virtual network operator and consumer electrical repair services. It provides its products and services under the Currys PC World, Dixons Travel, Team Knowhow, PC World Business, Carphone Warehouse, iD Mobile, Carphone Warehouse Business, Elkjøp, Elkjøp and Elkjøp Phonehouse, Knowhow, InfoCare, Kotsovolos, Elgiganten and Elgiganten Phone House, and Gigantti brands. The company also sells its products through online; and offers insurance services. It operates 939 stores and 16 websites in eight countries. Dixons Carphone plc was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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