How to buy Dorman Products (DORM) shares in the UK

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Dorman Products Inc (DORM) is a leading auto parts business based in the US. It opened the day at $104.36 after a previous close of $103.55. During the day the price has varied from a low of $104.36 to a high of $105.575. The latest price was $104.82 (25 minute delay). Dorman Products is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 2,681 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Dorman Products

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  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: DORM in this case.
  5. Research Dorman Products shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Dorman Products shares. It's that simple.
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How has coronavirus impacted Dorman Products's share price?

Since the stock market crash that started in February 2020, Dorman Products's share price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $105.95, which is 27.62% up on its pre-crash value of $76.69 and 125.52% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $46.98.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Dorman Products shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $777.97 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,499.19.

Dorman Products share price (NASDAQ:DORM)

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Dorman Products shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open$104.36
High$105.575
Low$104.36
Close$104.82
Previous close$103.55
Change$1.27
Change %1.2265%
Volume45,579
Information last updated 2022-01-10.
52-week range$89.3 - $122.96
50-day moving average$112.2132
200-day moving average$103.4387
Wall St. target price$114.33
PE ratio26.0395
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$4.151
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Is it a good time to buy Dorman Products stock?

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Is Dorman Products 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

Dorman Products's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 26x. In other words, Dorman Products shares trade at around 26x recent earnings.

That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).

PEG ratio

Dorman Products's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.37. A PEG ratio over 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares are overvalued at the current rate of growth, or may anticipate an acceleration in growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Dorman Products'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

Dorman Products's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $204.8 million (£0.0 million).

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

Financials

Revenue TTM $1.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 13.62%
Gross profit TTM $383.1 million
Return on assets TTM 7.66%
Return on equity TTM 15.37%
Profit margin 10.69%
Book value $28.571
Market capitalisation $3.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Dorman Products share dividends

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

Have Dorman Products's shares ever split?

Dorman Products's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 17 June 2012. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Dorman Products shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Dorman Products shares which in turn could have impacted Dorman Products's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Dorman Products's shares have ranged in value from as little as $89.3 up to $122.96. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DORM.US volatility(beta: 0.73)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Dorman Products's is 0.7263. This would suggest that Dorman Products's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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