How to buy Meritor (MTOR) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Meritor shares.

Meritor Inc (MTOR) is a leading auto parts business based in the US. It opened the day at $22.69 after a previous close of $22.22. During the day the price has varied from a low of $22.69 to a high of $23.59. The latest price was $23.39 (25 minute delay). Meritor is listed on the NYSE and employs 9,600 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Meritor

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

How has coronavirus impacted Meritor's share price?

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

Its last market close was $27.2, which is 5.59% up on its pre-crash value of $25.68 and 149.31% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $10.91.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Meritor shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $556.34 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 $1,205.78.

Meritor share price (NYSE:MTOR)

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

Meritor shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$22.22
Change %5.2655%
Information last updated 2022-01-10.
52-week range$20.5 - $33.56
50-day moving average$25.8402
200-day moving average$25.1356
Wall St. target price$31.2
PE ratio9.5928
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$2.726
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Fees for buying 50x Meritor shares with popular platforms

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Platform Platform fee Min. initial deposit Trading fee estimate
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $50 £4.27
£859.18 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £2.14
£857.04 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £4.27
£859.18 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £11.62
£866.53 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £20.50
£875.40 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £20.81
£875.72 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £8.55
£863.45 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £20.19
£875.09 total
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Is it a good time to buy Meritor stock?

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Is Meritor 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.

P/E ratio

Meritor's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 10x. In other words, Meritor shares trade at around 10x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

PEG ratio

Meritor's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.69. A PEG ratio below 1 can be interpreted as meaning the shares are not overvalued given the current rate of growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Meritor's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


Meritor's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $311 million (£0.0 million).

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


Revenue TTM $3.8 billion
Operating margin TTM 5.43%
Gross profit TTM $505 million
Return on assets TTM 4.47%
Return on equity TTM 37.84%
Profit margin 5.19%
Book value $8.188
Market capitalisation $1.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Meritor share dividends

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

Have Meritor's shares ever split?

Meritor's shares were split on a 9997:13329 basis on 9 July 2000. So if you had owned 13329 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 9997 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Meritor shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Meritor shares which in turn could have impacted Meritor's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Meritor's shares have ranged in value from as little as $20.5 up to $33.56. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MTOR.US volatility(beta: 2.02)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Meritor's is 2.0167. This would suggest that Meritor's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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