How to buy Harbour Energy (HBR) shares

Harbour Energy is the largest UK listed independent oil and gas company. In April 2021, Harbour Energy was formed through an all-share merger between Chrysaor and Premier Oil.

Harbour Energy plc
- p5.40 ( - 1.47%)

Harbour Energy plc (HBR) is a leading oil and gas e&p business based in the UK. It opened the day at 369.8p after a previous close of 369.1p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 361.6p to a high of 382.4p. The latest price was 380.7p (25 minute delay). Harbour Energy is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 1,800 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Harbour Energy

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

How has coronavirus impacted Harbour Energy's share price?

Since the stock market crash that started in February 2020, Harbour Energy's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was 362.2p, which is 82.36% down on its pre-crash value of 2053p (accounting for the 25 June 2021 split) and 80.83% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as 200.3p (accounting for the 25 June 2021 split).

If you had bought £1,000 worth of Harbour Energy shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £161.94 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 £184.79.

Harbour Energy share price (LSE:HBR)

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Harbour Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close369.1p
Change %3.1428%
Information last updated 2021-10-17.
52-week range215.4p - 670p
50-day moving average369.4343p
200-day moving average378.9873p
Wall St. target price5.17p
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-48p
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Fees for buying 100x Harbour Energy shares with popular platforms

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Platform Platform fee Min. initial deposit Trading fee estimate
Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£380.70 total
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£380.70 total
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£380.70 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.80
£382.50 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£392.65 total
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£388.69 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£390.20 total
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Is it a good time to buy Harbour Energy stock?

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Is Harbour Energy 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.


Harbour Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping £1.2 billion.

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


Revenue TTM £2.6 billion
Gross profit TTM £586.4 million
Return on assets TTM -1.63%
Return on equity TTM -29.32%
Profit margin -20.99%
Book value 2.128p
Market capitalisation £3.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Harbour Energy share dividends

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

Have Harbour Energy's shares ever split?

Harbour Energy's shares were split on a 1:20 basis on 25 June 2021. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Harbour Energy shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Harbour Energy shares which in turn could have impacted Harbour Energy's share price.

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