How to buy Peloton (PTON) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Peloton shares.

Peloton Interactive Inc
NASDAQ: PTON - USD
LEISURE
$85.11
- $0.74 ( - 0.86%)

Peloton Interactive Inc (PTON) is a leading leisure business based in the US. In the week up to 4 October Peloton shares plunged 10.56% to a closing position of $82.35. Over the last 12 months, Peloton's share price has fallen by 13.47% from $136.43. Peloton is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 8,662 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

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.

How has coronavirus impacted Peloton's share price?

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

Its last market close was $85.85, which is 70.31% up on its pre-crash value of $25.49 and 385.03% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $17.7.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Peloton shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $699.50 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 $2,572.92.

Peloton share price (NASDAQ:PTON)

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

Peloton shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-30.
Open$116.1
High$120.6
Low$115.79
Close$118.05
Previous close$118.1
Change$-0.05
Change %-0.0423%
Volume4,423,002
Information last updated 2021-10-09.
52-week range$80.48 - $171.09
50-day moving average$99.1865
200-day moving average$107.5747
Wall St. target price$128.93
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-0.643
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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.

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Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £1.93
£431.28 total
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£431.49 total
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£433.64 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.87
£430.21 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £2.16
£431.51 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £16.26
£445.61 total
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£443.79 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £14.88
£444.23 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 $118.05

1 week (2021-10-08) 37.09%
1 month (2021-09-15) 11.83%
3 months (2021-07-15) 6.17%
6 months (2021-04-15) -1.54%
1 year (2020-10-15) -13.47%
2 years (2019-10-15) 403.52%

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.

EBITDA

Peloton's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $268 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 $4 billion
Gross profit TTM $1.5 billion
Return on assets TTM -2.43%
Return on equity TTM -11.01%
Profit margin -4.7%
Book value $5.844
Market capitalisation $25.9 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 27.3 million Peloton shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 8.5% down from 29.8 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 9.5 million). Peloton's SIR currently stands at 2.88. In other words for every 100,000 Peloton shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2880 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 0.09% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Peloton shares in existence, roughly 90 shares are currently held short) or 0.1039% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Peloton shares, roughly 104 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. Typically it's companies that have been around for longer that pay dividends (Peloton had its IPO on 26 September 2019). However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Peloton's shares have ranged in value from as little as $80.48 up to $171.09. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PTON.US volatility(beta: 0.78)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 Peloton's is 0.7824. This would suggest that Peloton's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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