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How to buy 58-com stock

Own 58-com stock in just a few minutes. Inc is an internet content & information business based in the US. 58-com shares (WUBA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. 58-com employs 21,743 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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58-com share price

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58-com shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-11-15.
52-week range$37.92 - $56.03
50-day moving average $55.69
200-day moving average $53.30
Wall St. target price$60.00
PE ratio 6.2136
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.03

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Is it a good time to buy 58-com stock?

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Is 58-com under- or over-valued?

Valuing 58-com stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of 58-com's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

58-com's P/E ratio

58-com's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 6x. In other words, 58-com shares trade at around 6x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

58-com's PEG ratio

58-com's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.54. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into 58-com's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

58-com financials

Gross profit TTM $13.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 4.05%
Return on equity TTM 30.36%
Profit margin 61.02%
Book value $22.04
Market capitalisation $8.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting 58-com shares

There are currently 2.2 million 58-com shares held short by investors – that's known as 58-com's "short interest". This figure is 55.6% up from 1.4 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting 58-com shares can be evaluated.

58-com's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

58-com's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of 58-com shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of 58-com shares traded daily (recently around 1.3 million). 58-com's SIR currently stands at 1.71. In other words for every 100,000 58-com shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1710 shares are currently held short.

However 58-com's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of 58-com shares, or, against the total number of tradable 58-com shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case 58-com's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 58-com shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable 58-com shares, roughly 0 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 58-com.

Find out more about how you can short 58-com stock.

58-com share dividends

We're not expecting 58-com to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

58-com share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, 58-com's shares have ranged in value from as little as $37.92 up to $56.03. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

WUBA.US volatility(beta: 1.12)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 58-com's is 1.1182. This would suggest that 58-com's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

58-com overview

58. com Inc. operates various multi-category online classifieds platforms and vertical listing platforms that enable local businesses and consumers to connect, share information, and conduct business in the People's Republic of China. The company operates multi-content category online classified platforms primarily under the 58 and Ganji names; Anjuke, an online real estate listing platform; ChinaHR, an online recruitment platform that focuses on white collar jobs; and Jia Xiao Yi Dian Tong, an online platform for driver's license examination preparation and other related services. It also operates Zhuan Zhuan, an online used goods trading and service platform; and 58 Town, a rural version of 58. com. The company's platform offers content in the categories, including real estate, jobs, automotive, yellow pages, and used goods.

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