How to buy Momo (MOMO) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Momo shares.

Momo
NASDAQ: MOMO - USD
$8.79
+ $0.06 ( + 0.69%)
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Momo Inc (MOMO) is a publicly traded internet content and information business based in China. It opened the day at $8.8902 after a previous close of $9.04. During the day the price has varied from a low of $8.6865 to a high of $9.16. The latest price was $9.05 (25 minute delay). Momo is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 2,394 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Momo

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

Fees for buying 100x Momo shares with popular platforms

Both exchange rates and 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
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $10 £3.38
£678.69 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.69
£677.00 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £3.38
£678.69 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £10.88
£686.19 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £18.70
£694.01 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £18.12
£693.43 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £6.75
£682.06 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £17.94
£693.25 total
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Momo share price (NASDAQ:MOMO)

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Is it a good time to buy Momo stock?

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Is Momo 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

Momo's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 6x. In other words, Momo shares trade at around 6x 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

Momo's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.7374. 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 Momo's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

EBITDA

Momo's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $2.5 billion (£1.9 billion).

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

How has coronavirus impacted Momo's share price?

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

Its last market close was $8.73, which is 70.73% down on its pre-crash value of $29.83 and 120.27% down on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $19.23.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Momo shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $710.38 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 $281.89.

Momo shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-12-17.
Open$8.8902
High$9.16
Low$8.6865
Close$9.05
Previous close$9.04
Change$0.01
Change %0.1106%
Volume3,230,074
Information last updated 2022-01-23.
52-week range$8.17 - $20.1397
50-day moving average$10.3032
200-day moving average$12.5675
Wall St. target price$15.42
PE ratio6.2828
Dividend yieldN/A (3.54%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$1.45

Do Momo shares pay dividends?

3.5%

Dividend yield: 3.54% of stock value

3.5%

Forward annual dividend yield: 3.54% of stock value

34.6%

Dividend payout ratio: 34.57% of net profits

Momo has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 3.54% of its share value annually.

Momo has paid out, on average, around 34.57% of recent net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.54% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), shareholders could enjoy a 3.54% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Momo's case, that would currently equate to about $N/A per share.

While Momo's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that it may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Momo's most recent dividend payout was on 29 April 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 11 April 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Momo's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.17 up to $20.1397. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MOMO.US volatility(beta: 1.54)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 Momo's is 1.5373. This would suggest that Momo's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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