How to buy Peloton shares | 19 April

How to buy Peloton shares

Own Peloton shares in just a few minutes.

Peloton Interactive, Inc is a leisure business based in the US. Peloton shares (PTON.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Peloton employs 5,862 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $3 billion.

How to buy shares in Peloton

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

Peloton share price

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

Peloton shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-16.
Latest market close$N/A
52-week range$29.33 - $171.09
50-day moving average $112.1377
200-day moving average $125.7825
Wall St. target price$161.46
PE ratio 94.7863
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-10.724
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Fees for buying 5x Peloton 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
Fineco logo £0 No minimum £6.98
£419.35 total
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£414.44 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.86
£413.23 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £2.08
£414.45 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £16.09
£428.46 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £14.19
£426.57 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £17.67
£430.05 total
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Is it a good time to buy Peloton stock?

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Peloton price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $115.35

1 month (2021-03-19) 6.50%

Is Peloton 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

Peloton's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 95x. In other words, Peloton shares trade at around 95x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

EBITDA

Peloton's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $257.7 million (£0.0 million).

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

Financials

Revenue TTM $3 billion
Operating margin TTM 7.36%
Gross profit TTM $836.7 million
Return on assets TTM 4.18%
Return on equity TTM 9.58%
Profit margin 5.63%
Book value $5.506
Market capitalisation $34.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Peloton shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "PTON.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 20.4 million Peloton shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 22.2% up from 16.7 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Peloton shares can be evaluated.

Short interest ratio (SIR)

Peloton's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Peloton shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Peloton shares traded daily (recently around 8.6 million). Peloton's SIR currently stands at 2.38. In other words for every 100,000 Peloton shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2380 shares are currently held short.

However Peloton's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Peloton shares, or, against the total number of tradable Peloton shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Peloton's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Peloton shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.079% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Peloton shares, roughly 79 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Peloton.

Find out more about how you can short Peloton stock.

Peloton share dividends

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

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