How to buy On the Beach Group (OTB) shares

Learn how to easily invest in On the Beach Group shares.

On the Beach Group plc (OTB) is a leading travel services business based in the UK. It opened the day at 315p after a previous close of 313p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 313p to a high of 326.8p. The latest price was 315p (25 minute delay). On the Beach Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 494 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in On the Beach Group

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

Fees for buying 100x On the Beach Group 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
£315.00 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.79
£316.79 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£323.00 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£326.95 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£322.99 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£315.00 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£324.50 total
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On the Beach Group share price (LSE:OTB)

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Is it a good time to buy On the Beach Group stock?

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Is On the Beach Group 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.


On the Beach Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £25.3 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a On the Beach Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

How has coronavirus impacted On the Beach Group's share price?

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

Its last market close was 288.5p, which is 33.22% down on its pre-crash value of 432p and 156.22% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as 112.6p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of On the Beach Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £381.87 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 £734.46.

On the Beach Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close313p
Change %0.639%
Information last updated 2022-01-18.
52-week range198.4p - 517p
50-day moving average254.5p
200-day moving average332.6975p
Wall St. target price339.88p
Dividend yield2p (0.68%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-19p

Do On the Beach Group shares pay dividends?


Dividend yield: 0.68% of stock value


Forward annual dividend yield: 1.78% of stock value

On the Beach Group has recently paid out dividends equivalent to 0.68% of its share value annually.

The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 9 January 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

On the Beach Group dividend history

Dividend Type Ex-dividend date Payment date
£0.02 Final 09/01/2020 13/02/2020
£0.013 Interim 30/05/2019 28/06/2019
£0.022 Final 10/01/2019 14/02/2019
£0.011 Interim 31/05/2018 29/06/2018
£0.019 Final 11/01/2018 15/02/2018
£0.009 Interim 01/06/2017 30/06/2017

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, On the Beach Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as 198.4p up to 517p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while On the Beach Group's is 2.9978. This would suggest that On the Beach Group's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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