How to buy Kingsway Financial Services (KFS) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Kingsway Financial Services shares.

Kingsway Financial Services Inc (KFS) is a leading auto and truck dealerships business based in the US. It opened the day at $5.0801 after a previous close of $5.08. During the day the price has varied from a low of $4.97 to a high of $5.13. The latest price was $4.97 (25 minute delay). Kingsway Financial Services is listed on the NYSE and employs 239 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Kingsway Financial Services

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

How has coronavirus impacted Kingsway Financial Services's share price?

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

Its last market close was $5.34, which is 68.35% up on its pre-crash value of $1.69 and 249.02% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $1.53.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Kingsway Financial Services shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $1,227.54 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 $3,197.59.

Kingsway Financial Services share price (NYSE:KFS)

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Kingsway Financial Services shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-06.
Previous close$5.08
Change %-2.1654%
Information last updated 2022-01-10.
52-week range$4.07 - $5.8
50-day moving average$5.433
200-day moving average$5.2252
Wall St. target price$1
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-0.209
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Fees for buying 100x Kingsway Financial Services shares with popular platforms

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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £9.16
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£378.89 total
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£376.75 total
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£377.35 total
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Is it a good time to buy Kingsway Financial Services stock?

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Is Kingsway Financial Services 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.


Kingsway Financial Services's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $12 million (£0.0 million).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Kingsway Financial Services's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.


Revenue TTM $89.6 million
Operating margin TTM 4.25%
Gross profit TTM $47.4 million
Return on assets TTM 0.57%
Return on equity TTM -10.4%
Profit margin -4.35%
Book value $0.26
Market capitalisation $125.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Kingsway Financial Services share dividends

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

Have Kingsway Financial Services's shares ever split?

Kingsway Financial Services's shares were split on a 1:4 basis on 4 July 2012. So if you had owned 4 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 Kingsway Financial Services shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 300% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Kingsway Financial Services shares which in turn could have impacted Kingsway Financial Services's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kingsway Financial Services's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.07 up to $5.8. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Kingsway Financial Services's is -0.2443. This would suggest that Kingsway Financial Services's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Kingsway Financial Services has bucked the trend.

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