How to buy ImmunoPrecise Antibodies (IPA) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares.

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies Ltd (IPA) is a leading biotechnology business based in Canada. It opened the day at $5.73 after a previous close of $5.64. During the day the price has varied from a low of $5.42 to a high of $5.8. The latest price was $5.51 (25 minute delay). ImmunoPrecise Antibodies is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 73 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in ImmunoPrecise Antibodies

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

How has coronavirus impacted ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's share price?

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

Its last market close was $6.6, which is 92.42% up on its pre-crash value of $0.5 and 2,774.56% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $0.2296.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $999.77 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 $15,345.26.

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies share price (NASDAQ:IPA)

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

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$5.64
Change %-2.305%
Information last updated 2021-09-11.
52-week range$1.17 - $33.34
50-day moving average$7.1693
200-day moving average$8.4692
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-0.447
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Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £1.80
£402.77 total
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£402.97 total
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£402.08 total
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£403.26 total
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£417.21 total
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£415.26 total
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£404.97 total
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£415.77 total
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Is it a good time to buy ImmunoPrecise Antibodies stock?

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ImmunoPrecise Antibodies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $5.51

1 week (2021-09-10) -21.40%
1 month (2021-08-17) -15.62%
3 months (2021-06-17) -25.24%
6 months (2021-03-17) -49.45%
1 year (2020-09-17) 222.22%
2 years (2019-09-17) 1,284.42%
3 years (2018-09-17) 637.72%


Revenue TTM $18.7 million
Gross profit TTM $11.4 million
Return on assets TTM -11.81%
Return on equity TTM -26.6%
Profit margin -53.49%
Book value $2.884
Market capitalisation $155.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "IPA.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 682,807 ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 6.9% up from 638,521 last month.

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

Short interest ratio (SIR)

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares traded daily (recently around 6.2 million). ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's SIR currently stands at 0.11. In other words for every 100,000 ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares traded daily on the market, roughly 110 shares are currently held short.

However ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares, or, against the total number of tradable ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0396% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares, roughly 40 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 ImmunoPrecise Antibodies.

Find out more about how you can short ImmunoPrecise Antibodies stock.

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies share dividends

We're not expecting ImmunoPrecise Antibodies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. Typically it's companies that have been around for longer that pay dividends (ImmunoPrecise Antibodies had its IPO on 3 January 2017). However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Have ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's shares ever split?

ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's shares were split on a 4:1 basis on 30 May 2013. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 4 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 75% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for ImmunoPrecise Antibodies shares which in turn could have impacted ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.17 up to $33.34. 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 ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's is -0.2275. This would suggest that ImmunoPrecise Antibodies's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, ImmunoPrecise Antibodies has bucked the trend.

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