Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our content.

How to buy Airbnb stock | $166.59

Learn how to easily invest in Airbnb stock.

Airbnb Inc is an internet content & information business based in the US. Airbnb shares (ABNB) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Airbnb employs 5,400 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Airbnb

  1. Compare share trading platforms.Use our comparison table to help you find a platform that fits you.
  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – ABNB – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Airbnb stock price (NASDAQ: ABNB)

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

Airbnb shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-18.
Latest market close$166.59
52-week range$68.00 - $219.94
50-day moving average $153.95
200-day moving average $159.05
Wall St. target price$174.34
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-10.76

Buy Airbnb shares from these brokerages

Compare special offers, low fees and a wide range of types of investments among top trading platforms.
Name Product Asset types Option trade fee Annual fee Signup bonus
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
Free stock (chosen randomly with a value anywhere between $2.50 and $200)
Sign up using the "go to site" link
Make unlimited commission-free trades in stocks, funds, and options with Robinhood Financial.
J.P. Morgan Self-Directed Investing
Stocks, Bonds, Options, Mutual funds, ETFs
$0 + $0.65/contract
Sofi Invest
Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
Get one free stock worth up to $1,000
Open an account
A free way to invest in stocks, ETFs and crypto.
Stocks, ETFs
$0 per month
Download and sign up with; approved accounts receive a free stock slice worth up to $70, selected from 9 popular stocks.
Open an account
Commission-free trading in stocks and ETFs with a social networking twist.
Stocks, Options, ETFs
Get two free stocks valued between $3.00 and $300 with a deposit to any new account.
Open an account
Margin financing rates start at 3.99%. No monthly subscription fees for margin.

Compare up to 4 providers

*Signup bonus information updated weekly.

The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.

Is it a good time to buy Airbnb stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

This chart is not advice or a guarantee of success. Rather, it gauges the real-time recommendations of three popular technical indicators: moving averages, oscillators and pivots. Finder is not responsible for how your stock performs.

Airbnb price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $166.59 from 2021-09-17

1 week (2021-09-10) 0.84%
1 month (2021-08-19) 16.78%
3 months (2021-06-18) 9.23%
6 months (2021-03-19) -14.30%
1 year (2020-09-15) N/A
2 years (2019-09-15) N/A
3 years (2018-09-15) N/A
5 years (2016-09-15) N/A

Airbnb financials

Revenue TTM $4.4 billion
Gross profit TTM $2.5 billion
Return on assets TTM -22.86%
Return on equity TTM -172.18%
Profit margin -110.97%
Book value $5.48
Market capitalisation $104.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Airbnb shares

There are currently 14.1 million Airbnb shares held short by investors – that's known as Airbnb's "short interest". This figure is 12.4% up from 12.5 million last month.

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

Airbnb's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Airbnb's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Airbnb shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Airbnb shares traded daily (recently around 6.9 million). Airbnb's SIR currently stands at 2.03. In other words for every 100,000 Airbnb shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2030 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare Airbnb's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However Airbnb's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Airbnb shares, or, against the total number of tradable Airbnb shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Airbnb's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Airbnb shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0437% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Airbnb shares, roughly 44 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 Airbnb.

Find out more about how you can short Airbnb stock.

Airbnb share dividends

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

You may also wish to consider:

Airbnb overview

Airbnb, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, operates a platform for stays and experiences to guests worldwide. The company's marketplace model connects hosts and guests online or through mobile devices to book spaces and experiences. It primarily offers private rooms and luxury villas. The company was formerly known as AirBed & Breakfast, Inc. and changed its name to Airbnb, Inc. in November 2010.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Airbnb is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.268% of Airbnb shares are held by insiders and 48.371% by institutions.
How many people work for Airbnb?
Latest data suggests 5,400 work at Airbnb.
When does the fiscal year end for Airbnb?
Airbnb's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Airbnb based?
Airbnb's address is: 888 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA, United States, 94103
What is Airbnb's ISIN number?
Airbnb's international securities identification number is: US0090661010

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site