How to buy Skillz (SKLZ) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Skillz shares.

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Skillz Platform Inc (SKLZ) is a publicly traded electronic gaming and multimedia business based in the US. On 5 December Skillz shares plunged 9.36% to a closing position of $0.8898. However, over the last 12 months, Skillz's share price has risen by an impressive 85.86% from $9.55. Skillz is listed on the NYSE and employs 650 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Skillz

  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: SKLZ in this case.
  5. Research Skillz shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Skillz shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes. You'll need a smartphone or computer, an internet connection, your passport or driving licence and a means of payment.

Fees for buying 50x Skillz 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
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $10 £3.63
£730.59 total
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IG Share Dealing logo £0 £250 £11.87
£738.82 total
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Freetrade logo £0 £1 £3.27
£730.22 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £7.27
£734.22 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £19.22
£746.17 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £0.73
£727.68 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £18.89
£745.85 total
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Stake logo £0 £50 £3.63
£730.59 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £18.59
£745.54 total
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Skillz share price (NYSE:SKLZ)

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

Skillz price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $17.75

1 week (2022-12-01) 1,657.43%
3 months (2022-09-06) 1,366.94%
6 months (2022-06-08) 810.26%
1 year (2021-12-08) 79.29%
2 years (2020-12-08) -9.39%

Is it a good time to buy Skillz stock?

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Other fees apply. Capital at risk

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

Skillz shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$17.32
Change %2.4827%
Information last updated 2022-12-06.
52-week range$0.8311 - $9.89
50-day moving average$1.0158
200-day moving average$1.7138
Wall St. target price$1.51
Dividend yield$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-0.911

Do Skillz shares pay dividends?

We're not expecting Skillz to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. Typically it's companies that have been around for longer that pay dividends (Skillz had its IPO on 17 December 2020). However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Skillz's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.8311 up to $9.89. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SKLZ.US volatility(beta: 2.2)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Skillz's is 2.2004. This would suggest that Skillz's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

To put Skillz's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.

Frequently asked questions

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

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