How to buy Ocado (OCDO) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Ocado shares.

Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) is a publicly traded grocery stores business based in the UK. On 28 September Ocado shares plunged 10.16% to a closing position of 469.3p. However, over the last 12 months, Ocado's share price has risen by 15.14% from 1658p. Ocado is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 19,347 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Ocado

  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: OCDO in this case.
  5. Research Ocado shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Ocado 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 20x Ocado 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
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $10 £0.00
£381.80 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£389.80 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£381.80 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£393.75 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.80
£383.60 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£389.79 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£391.30 total
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Ocado share price (LSE:OCDO)

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

Ocado price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 1909p

1 week (2022-09-29) 306.78%
1 month (2022-09-05) 165.29%
3 months (2022-07-06) 131.84%
6 months (2022-04-05) 55.01%
1 year (2021-10-06) 15.14%
2 years (2020-10-06) -21.47%
3 years (2019-10-04) 48.62%
5 years (2017-10-06) 544.93%

Is it a good time to buy Ocado 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.

We do not make any representations or warranty on the accuracy or completeness of the information that is provided on this page.

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All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

Ocado shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open1891.5p
High1941.9285p
Low1880.505p
Close1909p
Previous close1890p
Change19p
Change %1.0053%
Volume1,421,428
Information last updated 2022-10-01.
52-week range456.8p - 1964.5p
50-day moving average752.3637p
200-day moving average1041.5094p
Wall St. target price1024.76p
Dividend yield0p (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-30.2p

Do Ocado shares pay dividends?

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

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Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Ocado's shares have ranged in value from as little as 456.8p up to 1964.5p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

OCDO.LSE volatility(beta: 0.75)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 Ocado's is 0.7532. This would suggest that Ocado's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

To put Ocado's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.

Frequently asked questions

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

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