How to buy NuVasive (NUVA) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in NuVasive shares.

NuVasive Inc (NUVA) is a publicly traded medical devices business based in the US. In the week up to 22 September NuVasive shares plunged 8.90% to a closing position of $43.93. However, over the last 12 months, NuVasive's share price has risen by 8.67% from $62.02. NuVasive is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 2,900 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in NuVasive

  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: NUVA in this case.
  5. Research NuVasive shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your NuVasive shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes. You'll need a smartphone or computer, an internet connection, your passport or driving licence and a means of payment.

Fees for buying 10x NuVasive 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 £3.11
£625.28 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £12.39
£634.56 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £6.22
£628.39 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £18.17
£640.34 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.62
£622.79 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £2.80
£624.97 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £17.32
£639.49 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £3.11
£625.28 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £17.28
£639.45 total
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NuVasive share price (NASDAQ:NUVA)

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

NuVasive price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $67.4

1 week (2022-09-21) 51.05%
1 month (2022-08-26) 54.66%
3 months (2022-06-28) 35.83%
1 year (2021-09-28) 8.67%
2 years (2020-09-28) 37.13%
3 years (2019-09-27) 7.19%
5 years (2017-09-28) 22.57%

Is it a good time to buy NuVasive stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

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Is NuVasive 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.

PEG ratio

NuVasive's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.8399. 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 NuVasive'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

NuVasive's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $193.6 million (£0.0 million).

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

NuVasive shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-02.
Open$67.85
High$68.04
Low$67
Close$67.4
Previous close$67.81
Change$-0.41
Change %-0.6046%
Volume378,995
Information last updated 2022-09-25.
52-week range$41.33 - $64.43
50-day moving average$48.7488
200-day moving average$51.8116
Wall St. target price$61
Dividend yield$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-0.723

Do NuVasive shares pay dividends?

We're not expecting NuVasive 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, NuVasive's shares have ranged in value from as little as $41.33 up to $64.43. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NUVA.US volatility(beta: 1.18)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 NuVasive's is 1.1786. This would suggest that NuVasive's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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