How to buy Gamma Communications (GAMA) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Gamma Communications shares.

Gamma Communications PLC (GAMA) is a publicly traded telecom services business based in the UK. It opened the day at 1876p after a previous close of 1940p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 1876p to a high of 1958p. The latest price was 1900p (25 minute delay). Gamma Communications is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 1,783 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Gamma Communications

  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: GAMA in this case.
  5. Research Gamma Communications shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Gamma Communications 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 20x Gamma Communications 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 $10 £0.00
£380.00 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£388.00 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £0.00
£380.00 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£380.00 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£391.95 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.80
£381.80 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£387.99 total
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iWeb logo £0 £1 £0.00
£380.00 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£389.50 total
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Gamma Communications share price (LSE:GAMA)

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

Gamma Communications price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 1900p

1 week (2022-11-28) 73.99%
1 month (2022-11-08) 66.67%
3 months (2022-09-07) 69.64%
6 months (2022-06-07) 58.33%
1 year (2021-12-09) 15.01%
2 years (2020-12-09) 26.67%
3 years (2019-12-09) 52.61%
5 years (2017-12-08) 206.45%

Is it a good time to buy Gamma Communications stock?

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Is Gamma Communications 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

Gamma Communications's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Gamma Communications shares trade at around 17x 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.


Gamma Communications's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £91.3 million.

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

Gamma Communications shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close1940p
Change %-2.0619%
Information last updated 2022-12-07.
52-week range954p - 1733.3298p
50-day moving average1085.36p
200-day moving average1173.5723p
Wall St. target price1634.29p
PE ratio17.2773
Dividend yield13.8p (1.27%)
Earnings per share (TTM)0.6p

Gamma Communications share dividends


Dividend yield: 1.27% of stock value


Forward annual dividend yield: 1.27% of stock value


Dividend payout ratio: 21.23% of net profits

Gamma Communications has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 1.27% of its share value annually.

Gamma Communications has paid out, on average, around 21.23% of recent net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.27% 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 1.27% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Gamma Communications's case, that would currently equate to about 13.8p per share.

While Gamma Communications's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that the company is investing more in its future growth.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 21 September 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Gamma Communications's shares have ranged in value from as little as 954p up to 1733.3298p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GAMA.LSE volatility(beta: 0.82)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 Gamma Communications's is 0.8226. This would suggest that Gamma Communications'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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