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Learn how to easily invest in Ameresco stock.

Ameresco Inc is an engineering & construction business based in the US. Ameresco shares (AMRC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Ameresco employs 1,141 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Ameresco stock price (NYSE: AMRC)

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Ameresco shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-18.
Latest market close$72.29
52-week range$37.11 - $75.88
50-day moving average $64.40
200-day moving average $59.89
Wall St. target price$74.45
PE ratio 46.7311
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.35

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Is it a good time to buy Ameresco stock?

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Ameresco price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $72.29 from 2021-10-22

1 week (2021-10-13) N/A
1 month (2021-09-24) 15.68%
3 months (2021-07-23) 12.08%
6 months (2021-04-23) 43.72%
1 year (2020-10-23) 69.14%
2 years (2019-10-24) 388.78%
3 years (2018-10-24) 485.34%
5 years (2016-10-24) 1,331.49%

Is Ameresco under- or over-valued?

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

Ameresco's P/E ratio

Ameresco's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 47x. In other words, Ameresco shares trade at around 47x recent earnings.

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

Ameresco's PEG ratio

Ameresco's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.8523. 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 Ameresco's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Ameresco's EBITDA

Ameresco's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $133 million.

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

Ameresco financials

Revenue TTM $1.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 8%
Gross profit TTM $187.5 million
Return on assets TTM 3.31%
Return on equity TTM 12.29%
Profit margin 6.08%
Book value $12.56
Market capitalisation $3.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Ameresco shares

There are currently 1.1 million Ameresco shares held short by investors – that's known as Ameresco's "short interest". This figure is 19.8% up from 935,728 last month.

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

Ameresco's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Ameresco's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Ameresco shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Ameresco shares traded daily (recently around 350397.8125). Ameresco's SIR currently stands at 3.2. In other words for every 100,000 Ameresco shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3200 shares are currently held short.

However Ameresco's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Ameresco shares, or, against the total number of tradable Ameresco shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Ameresco's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Ameresco shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0383% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Ameresco shares, roughly 38 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 Ameresco.

Find out more about how you can short Ameresco stock.

Ameresco share dividends

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

Have Ameresco's shares ever split?

Ameresco's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 25 July 2010. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Ameresco shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Ameresco shares which in turn could have impacted Ameresco's share price.

Ameresco share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Ameresco's shares have ranged in value from as little as $37.1122 up to $75.88. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AMRC.US volatility(beta: 0.52)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 Ameresco's is 0.5243. This would suggest that Ameresco's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Ameresco overview

Ameresco, Inc. provides comprehensive energy services for businesses and organizations in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It offers energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, energy security and resilience, asset sustainability, and renewable energy solutions. The company operates through U. S. Regions, U. S.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Ameresco is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 7.982% of Ameresco shares are held by insiders and 84.092% by institutions.
How many people work for Ameresco?
Latest data suggests 1,141 work at Ameresco.
When does the fiscal year end for Ameresco?
Ameresco's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Ameresco based?
Ameresco's address is: 111 Speen Street, Framingham, MA, United States, 01701
What is Ameresco's ISIN number?
Ameresco's international securities identification number is: US02361E1082
What is Ameresco's CUSIP number?
Ameresco's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 02361E108

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