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Armstrong Flooring, Inc is a building products & equipment business based in the US. Armstrong Flooring shares (AFI) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Armstrong Flooring employs 1,500 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$591.2 million.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Armstrong Flooring's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was USD$5.26, which is 39.16% up on its pre-crash value of USD$3.2 and 369.64% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$1.12.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of Armstrong Flooring shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$543.48 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth USD$1,429.35.
|Latest market close||USD$5.26|
|52-week range||USD$1.25 - USD$6.75|
|50-day moving average||USD$3.958|
|200-day moving average||USD$3.1288|
|Wall St. target price||USD$3|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$-6.305|
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|1 week (2020-10-22)||42.93%|
|1 month (2020-09-29)||45.30%|
|3 months (2020-07-29)||70.78%|
|6 months (2020-04-29)||130.70%|
|1 year (2019-10-29)||-15.02%|
|2 years (2018-10-29)||-64.41%|
|3 years (2017-10-27)||-64.82%|
|5 years (2015-10-25)||N/A|
Valuing Armstrong Flooring stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Armstrong Flooring's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Armstrong Flooring's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.2. 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 Armstrong Flooring's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Armstrong Flooring's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$6.5 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Armstrong Flooring's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$591.2 million|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$85.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-8.74%|
|Return on equity TTM||-26.08%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$112.7 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 260,357 Armstrong Flooring shares held short by investors – that's known as Armstrong Flooring's "short interest". This figure is 47.1% up from 176,965 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Armstrong Flooring shares can be evaluated.
Armstrong Flooring's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Armstrong Flooring shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Armstrong Flooring shares traded daily (recently around 286106.59340659). Armstrong Flooring's SIR currently stands at 0.91. In other words for every 100,000 Armstrong Flooring shares traded daily on the market, roughly 910 shares are currently held short.
However Armstrong Flooring's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Armstrong Flooring shares, or, against the total number of tradable Armstrong Flooring shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Armstrong Flooring's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Armstrong Flooring shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.014% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Armstrong Flooring shares, roughly 14 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 Armstrong Flooring.
Find out more about how you can short Armstrong Flooring stock.
We're not expecting Armstrong Flooring to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, Armstrong Flooring's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.25 up to $6.75. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Armstrong Flooring's is 2.9046. This would suggest that Armstrong Flooring's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Armstrong Flooring, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sources, and sells resilient flooring products used in the construction and renovation of commercial, residential, and institutional buildings in North America and the Pacific Rim. It sells its products to independent wholesale flooring distributors, retailers, builders, contractors, installers, property management firms, homeowners, and others. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
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