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How to buy Airbnb stock

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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 5,597 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  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 share price

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Airbnb shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-29.
52-week range$68.00 - $219.94
50-day moving average $183.69
200-day moving average $177.84
Wall St. target price$188.26
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Airbnb financials

Revenue TTM $3.4 billion
Gross profit TTM $2.5 billion
Return on assets TTM -22.86%
Return on equity TTM -172.18%
Profit margin -135.72%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation $108.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Airbnb shares

There are currently 19.0 million Airbnb shares held short by investors – that's known as Airbnb's "short interest". This figure is 15.6% up from 16.4 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 3.7 million). Airbnb's SIR currently stands at 5.17. In other words for every 100,000 Airbnb shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5170 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 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Airbnb shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.1575% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Airbnb shares, roughly 158 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 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.

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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.

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