How to buy Futu Holdings (FUTU) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Futu Holdings shares.

Futu Holdings Ltd (FUTU) is a publicly traded capital markets business based in the US. On 1 December Futu Holdings shares leapt 13.33% to a closing position of $66.3. Over the last 12 months, Futu Holdings's share price has risen by a staggering 256.69% from $39.18. Futu Holdings is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 2,318 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Futu 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: FUTU in this case.
  5. Research Futu Holdings shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Futu 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 5x Futu Holdings 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 £2.86
£575.42 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £11.10
£583.65 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £2.58
£575.13 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £5.73
£578.28 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £17.68
£590.23 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.57
£573.13 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £16.58
£589.13 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £2.86
£575.42 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £16.66
£589.21 total
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Futu Holdings share price (NASDAQ:FUTU)

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

Futu Holdings price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $139.75

1 week (2022-11-29) 138.89%
1 month (2022-11-04) 259.16%
3 months (2022-09-06) 219.65%
6 months (2022-06-03) 279.14%
1 year (2021-12-06) 224.25%
2 years (2020-12-04) 239.61%
3 years (2019-12-06) 1,255.48%

Is it a good time to buy Futu Holdings 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 Futu 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

Futu 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 25x. In other words, Futu Holdings shares trade at around 25x 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.

Futu Holdings shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open$144.31
High$146.905
Low$137.505
Close$139.75
Previous close$138.59
Change$1.16
Change %0.837%
Volume3,271,825
Information last updated 2022-11-28.
52-week range$21.23 - $57.76
50-day moving average$40.0306
200-day moving average$40.1473
Wall St. target price$61.72
PE ratio25.3413
Dividend yield$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$2.08

Futu Holdings share dividends

We're not expecting Futu Holdings to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. Typically it's companies that have been around for longer that pay dividends (Futu Holdings had its IPO on 7 March 2019). However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Futu Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as $21.23 up to $57.76. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Futu Holdings's is 0.3069. This would suggest that Futu Holdings'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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