How to buy Online Blockchain (OBC) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Online Blockchain shares.

Online Blockchain Plc
LSE: OBC - GBX
SOFTWARE-APPLICATION
p37.50
0.00%

Online Blockchain Plc (OBC) is a leading software-application business based in the UK. In the week up to 6 October Online Blockchain shares surged 9.46% to a closing position of 40.5p. Over the last 12 months, Online Blockchain's share price has risen by an impressive 83.61% from 18p. Online Blockchain is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 4 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Online Blockchain

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

How has coronavirus impacted Online Blockchain's share price?

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

Its last market close was 37.5p, which is 70.67% up on its pre-crash value of 11p and 541.03% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as 5.85p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of Online Blockchain shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £689.66 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 £2,873.52.

Online Blockchain share price (LSE:OBC)

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

Online Blockchain shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-08.
Open33.25p
High34.25p
Low33.05p
Close33.05p
Previous close34p
Change-0.95p
Change %-2.7941%
Volume34,376
Information last updated 2021-10-10.
52-week range15.375p - 127.5p
50-day moving average40.2286p
200-day moving average45.0594p
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-1.5p
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Fees for buying 500x Online Blockchain 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
Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£165.25 total
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eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $50 £0.00
£165.25 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£165.25 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.77
£167.02 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£177.20 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£173.24 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£174.75 total
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Is it a good time to buy Online Blockchain stock?

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Online Blockchain price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 33.05p

1 week (2021-10-08) -18.40%
3 months (2021-07-16) 4.92%
6 months (2021-04-16) -39.91%
1 year (2020-10-16) 83.61%
2 years (2019-10-16) 69.49%
3 years (2018-10-16) 43.70%
5 years (2016-10-14) 106.56%

Financials

Revenue TTM £121,000
Gross profit TTM £109,000
Return on assets TTM -8.05%
Return on equity TTM -9.28%
Profit margin -109.92%
Book value 0.178p
Market capitalisation £5.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Online Blockchain share dividends

We're not expecting Online Blockchain 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, Online Blockchain's shares have ranged in value from as little as 15.375p up to 127.5p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

OBC.LSE volatility(beta: 2.36)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 Online Blockchain's is 2.3557. This would suggest that Online Blockchain's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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