How to buy Acutus Medical stock - 13 April

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How to buy Acutus Medical stock

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Acutus Medical, Inc is a medical devices business based in the US. Acutus Medical shares (AFIB) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Acutus Medical employs 291 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$8.5 million.

How to buy shares in Acutus Medical

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Acutus Medical. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: AFIB. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Acutus Medical reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Acutus Medical, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Acutus Medical. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Acutus Medical share price

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Acutus Medical shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-08.
52-week rangeUSD$12.59 - USD$38.99
50-day moving average USD$17.6253
200-day moving average USD$24.8819
Wall St. target priceUSD$21.67
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Is it a good time to buy Acutus Medical stock?

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Acutus Medical financials

Revenue TTM USD$8.5 million
Gross profit TTM USD$-7,425,000
Return on assets TTM -38.27%
Return on equity TTM -132.33%
Profit margin 0%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$374.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Acutus Medical shares

There are currently 2.1 million Acutus Medical shares held short by investors – that's known as Acutus Medical's "short interest". This figure is 8.9% down from 2.3 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Acutus Medical shares can be evaluated.

Acutus Medical's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Acutus Medical's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Acutus Medical shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Acutus Medical shares traded daily (recently around 331995.54848967). Acutus Medical's SIR currently stands at 6.29. In other words for every 100,000 Acutus Medical shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6290 shares are currently held short.

However Acutus Medical's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Acutus Medical shares, or, against the total number of tradable Acutus Medical shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Acutus Medical's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Acutus Medical shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.1211% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Acutus Medical shares, roughly 121 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Acutus Medical.

Find out more about how you can short Acutus Medical stock.

Acutus Medical share dividends

We're not expecting Acutus Medical to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Acutus Medical overview

Acutus Medical, Inc., an arrhythmia management company, designs, manufactures, and markets a range of tools for catheter-based ablation procedures to treat various arrhythmias in the United States and internationally. Its product portfolio includes novel access sheaths, transseptal crossing tools, diagnostic and mapping catheters, conventional and contact force ablation catheters, and mapping and imaging consoles and accessories, as well as supporting algorithms and software programs. Acutus Medical, Inc. was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Carlsbad, California.

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