How to buy Loungers (LGRS) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Loungers shares.

Loungers plc
LSE: LGRS - GBX
RESTAURANTS
p297.50
+ p6.89 ( + 2.37%)

Loungers plc (LGRS) is a leading restaurants business based in the UK. It opened the day at 293p after a previous close of 286.5p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 286.21p to a high of 293p. The latest price was 289p (25 minute delay). Loungers is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 45 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Loungers

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

How has coronavirus impacted Loungers's share price?

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

Its last market close was 297.5p, which is 12.44% up on its pre-crash value of 260.5p and 260.17% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as 82.6p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of Loungers shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £318.09 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 £1,133.33.

Loungers share price (LSE:LGRS)

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Loungers shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open293p
High293p
Low286.21p
Close289p
Previous close286.5p
Change2.5p
Change %0.8726%
Volume10,264
Information last updated 2021-10-17.
52-week range131.275p - 303.4999p
50-day moving average286.2p
200-day moving average279.7832p
Wall St. target price352.5p
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-10.9p
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Fees for buying 100x Loungers 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
Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£289.00 total
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£289.00 total
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£289.00 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.79
£290.79 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£300.95 total
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£296.99 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£298.50 total
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Is it a good time to buy Loungers stock?

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Loungers price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 289p

1 week (2021-10-07) -1.53%
1 month (2021-09-17) -1.20%
3 months (2021-07-16) -0.86%
6 months (2021-04-16) 5.67%
1 year (2020-10-16) 97.27%
2 years (2019-10-17) 44.86%

Is Loungers 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.

EBITDA

Loungers's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £2.6 million.

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

Financials

Revenue TTM £78.3 million
Gross profit TTM £32.6 million
Return on assets TTM -2.24%
Return on equity TTM -9.82%
Profit margin -14.22%
Book value 1.102p
Market capitalisation £305.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Loungers share dividends

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

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Loungers's shares have ranged in value from as little as 131.275p up to 303.4999p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LGRS.LSE volatility(beta: 2.28)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 Loungers's is 2.2821. This would suggest that Loungers's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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