How to buy Icahn Enterprises (IEP) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Icahn Enterprises shares.

Icahn Enterprises L.P
- $0.55 ( - 1.06%)

Icahn Enterprises L.P (IEP) is a leading conglomerates business based in the US. It opened the day at $56.49 after a previous close of $56.11. During the day the price has varied from a low of $56.3092 to a high of $57.37. The latest price was $57.29 (25 minute delay). Icahn Enterprises is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 23,833 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Icahn Enterprises

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

How has coronavirus impacted Icahn Enterprises's share price?

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

Its last market close was $51.2, which is 24.84% down on its pre-crash value of $68.12 and 50.59% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $34.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Icahn Enterprises shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $564.18 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 $801.28.

Icahn Enterprises share price (NASDAQ:IEP)

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

Icahn Enterprises shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$56.11
Change %2.103%
Information last updated 2021-09-18.
52-week range$41.0089 - $62.0903
50-day moving average$55.486
200-day moving average$56.8116
Wall St. target price$70
Dividend yield$8 (15.46%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-2.24
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Is it a good time to buy Icahn Enterprises stock?

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Icahn Enterprises price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $57.29

1 week (2021-09-13) 9.65%
1 month (2021-08-20) 3.99%
3 months (2021-06-18) 4.13%
6 months (2021-03-19) -2.42%
1 year (2020-09-18) 15.50%
2 years (2019-09-19) -14.91%
3 years (2018-09-19) -15.29%
5 years (2016-09-19) 15.12%

Is Icahn Enterprises 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.


Icahn Enterprises's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $771 million (£0.0 million).

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


Revenue TTM $9.9 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.61%
Gross profit TTM $-649,000,000
Return on assets TTM 0.61%
Return on equity TTM -4.82%
Profit margin -5.39%
Book value $17.317
Market capitalisation $13.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Icahn Enterprises shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "IEP.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 209,065 Icahn Enterprises shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 10.1% down from 232,584 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Icahn Enterprises shares can be evaluated.

Short interest ratio (SIR)

Icahn Enterprises's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Icahn Enterprises shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Icahn Enterprises shares traded daily (recently around 294457.74647887). Icahn Enterprises's SIR currently stands at 0.71. In other words for every 100,000 Icahn Enterprises shares traded daily on the market, roughly 710 shares are currently held short.

However Icahn Enterprises's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of tradable Icahn Enterprises shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Icahn Enterprises's short interest could be expressed as 0.0079% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Icahn Enterprises shares, roughly 8 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Icahn Enterprises.

Find out more about how you can short Icahn Enterprises stock.

Icahn Enterprises share dividends


Dividend yield: 15.46% of stock value


Forward annual dividend yield: 15.46% of stock value

Icahn Enterprises has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 15.46% of its share value annually.

Icahn Enterprises's most recent dividend payout was on 29 September 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 19 August 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Icahn Enterprises's shares ever split?

Icahn Enterprises's shares were split on a 10059:1000 basis on 13 November 2012. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 10059 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Icahn Enterprises shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 90.1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Icahn Enterprises shares which in turn could have impacted Icahn Enterprises's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Icahn Enterprises's shares have ranged in value from as little as $41.0089 up to $62.0903. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

IEP.US volatility(beta: 0.9)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 Icahn Enterprises's is 0.9045. This would suggest that Icahn Enterprises's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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