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How to buy Alpha Metallurgical Resources stock

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Alpha Metallurgical Resources, Inc is an other business based in the US. Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares (AMR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Alpha Metallurgical Resources employs 3,250 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$1.4 billion.

How to buy shares in Alpha Metallurgical Resources

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  3. Search for Alpha Metallurgical Resources. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: AMR. 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 Alpha Metallurgical Resources 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 Alpha Metallurgical Resources, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Alpha Metallurgical Resources. 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.

Alpha Metallurgical Resources share price

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Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$2.675 - USD$17.39
50-day moving average USD$14.044
200-day moving average USD$14.1863
Wall St. target priceUSD$13
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-17.562

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Is Alpha Metallurgical Resources under- or over-valued?

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

Alpha Metallurgical Resources's EBITDA

Alpha Metallurgical Resources's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$85.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Alpha Metallurgical Resources's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Alpha Metallurgical Resources financials

Revenue TTM USD$1.4 billion
Gross profit TTM USD$135.2 million
Return on assets TTM -2.83%
Return on equity TTM -53.89%
Profit margin -31.56%
Book value $10.935
Market capitalisation USD$265.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares

There are currently 932,741 Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares held short by investors – that's known as Alpha Metallurgical Resources's "short interest". This figure is 93.1% up from 482,921 last month.

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

Alpha Metallurgical Resources's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Alpha Metallurgical Resources's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares traded daily (recently around 304817.32026144). Alpha Metallurgical Resources's SIR currently stands at 3.06. In other words for every 100,000 Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3060 shares are currently held short.

However Alpha Metallurgical Resources's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares, or, against the total number of tradable Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Alpha Metallurgical Resources's short interest could be expressed as 0.05% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares in existence, roughly 50 shares are currently held short) or 0.0538% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Alpha Metallurgical Resources shares, roughly 54 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 Alpha Metallurgical Resources.

Find out more about how you can short Alpha Metallurgical Resources stock.

Alpha Metallurgical Resources share dividends

We're not expecting Alpha Metallurgical Resources to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Alpha Metallurgical Resources share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Alpha Metallurgical Resources's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.675 up to $17.39. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AMR.US volatility(beta: 1.27)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 Alpha Metallurgical Resources's is 1.2652. This would suggest that Alpha Metallurgical Resources's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Alpha Metallurgical Resources overview

Alpha Metallurgical Resources, Inc. operates as a mining company. It produces, processes, and sells met coal and thermal coal in Virginia and West Virginia. It operates through two segments, Met and CAPP-Thermal. The Met segments operates five active mines and two preparation plants in Virginia; and seventeen active mines and five preparation plants in West Virginia. The CAPP - Thermal segments operates one active mine and one preparation plant in West Virginia. The company was formerly known as Contura Energy, Inc.

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