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Absolute Software Corporation (ABST.TO)

Equity · Currency in CAD · Last updated Jun 30, 2022

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ABST.TOShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of CA$10,000 invested in Absolute Software Corporation on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly CA$29,222 for a total return of roughly 192.22%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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ABST.TOReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


ABST.TOMonthly Returns Heatmap

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ABST.TOSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Absolute Software Corporation Sharpe ratio is -0.76. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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ABST.TODividend History

Absolute Software Corporation granted a 2.88% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to CA$0.32 per share.


Dividend yield


ABST.TODrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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ABST.TOWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Absolute Software Corporation. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Absolute Software Corporation is 55.48%, recorded on Apr 19, 2011. It took 511 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-55.48%Jan 18, 2010316Apr 19, 2011511May 2, 2013827
-55.16%Feb 12, 2021310May 10, 2022
-42.54%Apr 10, 2015210Feb 9, 2016755Feb 12, 2019965
-31.59%Feb 13, 202024Mar 18, 202029Apr 29, 202053
-30.59%Oct 16, 202025Nov 19, 202056Feb 10, 202181
-21.08%Oct 25, 2013142May 20, 2014128Nov 20, 2014270
-20.84%Sep 3, 20207Sep 14, 202020Oct 13, 202027
-19.41%Mar 19, 201997Aug 6, 2019107Jan 9, 2020204
-10.98%Aug 14, 201319Sep 10, 201318Oct 4, 201337
-10.45%May 22, 201324Jun 24, 201328Aug 2, 201352

ABST.TOVolatility Chart

Current Absolute Software Corporation volatility is 33.09%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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Portfolios with Absolute Software Corporation

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