How to buy PureTech Health (PRTC) shares

Learn how to easily invest in PureTech Health shares.

PureTech Health plc (PRTC) is a leading biotechnology business based in the UK. It opened the day at 281.13p after a previous close of 289p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 279p to a high of 284p. The latest price was 280p (25 minute delay). PureTech Health is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 250 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in PureTech Health

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

Fees for buying 100x PureTech Health 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
£280.00 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.79
£281.79 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £8.00
£288.00 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £11.95
£291.95 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £7.99
£287.99 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £0.00
£280.00 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £9.50
£289.50 total
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PureTech Health share price (LSE:PRTC)

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Is it a good time to buy PureTech Health stock?

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How has coronavirus impacted PureTech Health's share price?

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

Its last market close was 280p, which is 14.11% down on its pre-crash value of 326p and 41.06% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as 198.5p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of PureTech Health shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £701.76 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 £982.46.

PureTech Health shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-20.
Previous close289p
Change %-3.1142%
Information last updated 2022-01-17.
52-week range251.25p - 446p
50-day moving average300.34p
200-day moving average342.9925p
Wall St. target price6.7p
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)-49.5p

Do PureTech Health shares pay dividends?

We're not expecting PureTech Health 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, PureTech Health's shares have ranged in value from as little as 251.25p up to 446p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PRTC.LSE volatility(beta: 0.99)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 PureTech Health's is 0.9941. This would suggest that PureTech Health's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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