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How to buy American Well stock | $34.88

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American Well Corp is a health information services business based in the US. American Well shares (AMWL) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. American Well employs 686 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$202.1 million.

How to buy shares in American Well

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  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 American Well. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: AMWL. 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 American Well 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. At last close price of USD$34.88, 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 American Well, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of American Well. 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.

American Well share price

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American Well shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-19.
Latest market closeUSD$34.88
52-week rangeUSD$0.21 - USD$41.8
50-day moving average USD$30.4555
200-day moving average USD$30.4555
Wall St. target priceUSD$38.5
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 American Well stock?

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American Well price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $34.88 from 2020-10-19

1 week (2021-01-11) 32.32%
1 month (2020-12-18) 29.19%
3 months (2020-10-16) -1.86%
6 months (2020-07-17) 16,509.52%
1 year (2020-01-14) N/A
2 years (2019-01-14) N/A
3 years (2018-01-14) N/A
5 years (2016-01-14) N/A

American Well financials

Revenue TTM USD$202.1 million
Gross profit TTM USD$68.9 million
Return on assets TTM 0%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -77.94%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$8.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting American Well shares

There are currently 4.3 million American Well shares held short by investors – that's known as American Well's "short interest". This figure is up from 0 last month.

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

American Well's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

American Well's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of American Well shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of American Well shares traded daily (recently around 6.3 million). American Well's SIR currently stands at 0.68. In other words for every 100,000 American Well shares traded daily on the market, roughly 680 shares are currently held short.

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

However American Well's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of American Well shares, or, against the total number of tradable American Well shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case American Well's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 American Well shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0219% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable American Well shares, roughly 22 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 American Well.

Find out more about how you can short American Well stock.

American Well share dividends

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

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American Well overview

American Well Corporation provides a telehealth application that connects and enables providers, insurers, patients, and innovators to deliver access to healthcare. Its application offers urgent care; pediatrics; therapy; menopause nutrition; menopause counseling; telestroke; population health management; telepsychiatry; pregnancy and postpartum nutrition; pregnancy and postpartum therapy; breastfeed support; menopause care; pregnancy and postpartum care; and chromic disease management services. The company also provides telemedicine equipment, including telemedicine carts, peripherals, and kiosks. Its application is available on App Store and Google Play. American Well Corporation was founded in 2006 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. It has additional offices in Reston, Virginia; Seattle, Washington; and Ramat Gan, Israel.

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