Insights

2 ASX tech shares I’d buy with $10,000 

Could Bigtincan Holdings Ltd (ASX:BTH) or Megaport Ltd (ASX: MP1) be leading ASX tech shares to buy with $10,000? We take a closer look.
The post 2 ASX tech shares I’d buy with $10,000  appeared first on Motley Fool Australia. –

asx tech shares to buy with ten thousand dollars represented by piles of australian one hundred dollar notes

The S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) and All Ordinaries Index (ASX: XAO) are starting to look firmer following recent weakness in ASX tech shares and a broad-based sell off in the Nasdaq. This could be a window of opportunity to explore some leading names in the tech sector. Here are two ASX tech shares I’d consider buying with $10,000. 

2 ASX tech shares I’d buy today

1. Megaport Ltd (ASX: MP1) 

Connectivity and network services provider Megaport is one step closer to earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) breakeven following a strong performance in FY20. The company delivered a 66% increase in revenue to $58 million, a 24% increase in customers to 1,842 and a 45% increase in its number of services (ports, connections, routers and internet exchanges) to 16,712. 

Megaport previously raised $50 million in April to further strengthen its balance sheet and is using the proceeds of the capital raising to further accelerate sales, product development and platform opportunities in the near and medium term. At 30 June 2020, the company had $166.9 million in cash. Megaport is getting closer to delivering the scale and revenue it needs to reach EBITDA breakeven, which it anticipates achieving in FY21.

Overall, COVID-19 has been a tailwind for many ASX tech shares. I believe Megaport is currently experiencing significant growth with a pathway to profitability. With many ASX tech shares looking stronger after the recent tech sell-off, the Megaport share price might be one to watch. 

2. Bigtincan Holdings Ltd (ASX: BTH) 

Bigtincan has truly taken off following its strong FY20 results. The Bigtincan share price jumped more than 10% on the day of its FY20 results to close at a near all time record high of $1.00. One month on, and its share price has soared another 35% to currently trade at $1.35 (at the time of writing).

The company is a provider of software that brings together sales content management, customer facing training, coaching, onboarding and document management to help companies increase sales win rates, reduce expenses and improve customer satisfaction. In FY20 the company delivered a 56% increase in revenue to $31 million with a significant $71.9 million cash at hand. It had previously achieved significant contract wins with big names such as DXC Technology Co (NYSE: DXC), Sephora USA and Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE).

The company is clearly building momentum and forecasts FY21 revenue to be in the range of $41 to $44 million. Its $71.9 million cash position also means the company can pursue and accelerate growth opportunities and explore any potential strategic mergers and acquisitions moving forward. I believe Bigtincan could be a leading ASX tech share to watch closely into the future.

Man who said buy Kogan shares at $3.63 says buy these 3 ASX stocks now

When investing expert Scott Phillips has a stock tip, it can pay to listen. After all, the flagship Motley Fool Share Advisor newsletter he has run for more than eight years has provided thousands of paying members with stock picks that have doubled, tripled or even more.*

In this FREE STOCK REPORT, Scott just revealed what he believes are the 3 ASX stocks for the post COVID world that investors should buy right now while they still can. These stocks are trading at dirt-cheap prices and Scott thinks these could really go gangbusters as we move into ‘the new normal’.

Find out the names of our 3 Post COVID Stocks – For FREE!

*Returns as of 6/8/2020

More reading

Lina Lim has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia’s parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of and recommends BIGTINCAN FPO, MEGAPORT FPO, and Nike. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended BIGTINCAN FPO, MEGAPORT FPO, and Nike. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Scott Phillips.

The post 2 ASX tech shares I’d buy with $10,000  appeared first on Motley Fool Australia.

Trade The World Anywhere & Anytime!

Mobile app platform with over 50,000 global listed securities across 12 markets (over 70% global market capitalisation), right from your Android or iOS device.

Integrated with exclusive trading idea and investment analysis tools to help you find actionable insight on virtually every financial instrument across our 12 global markets, to help you optimise your trading strategies.

Refer Your Friends

Tell your friends about Monex and gift them FREE access to our trading tools.

We respect your privacy and will only send this one email notification to your friends. 

Share With Your Friends

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Monex Trading Tools Access and Usage Terms

The Monex Trading Tools (referred to as ‘tools’ hereafter) are available to you inside your client portal;


To activate access to the tools, you must have a verified and approved trading account and have made a deposit of at least AUD $1000.


An active and funded account with a positive trading balance is required to continue to have access to the tools;


Although the tools are available to you indefinitely, Monex Securities may at it’s discretion disable access to the tools in the future;


Monex securities reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time, as it sees fit, without notice.

Important Notice
iOS & Android App - 12 International Markets & Over 70% Global Market Cap. $0 Brokerage On US Trades. Click Here!