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How to buy Banco Macro S-A stock

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Banco Macro S.A is a banks-regional business based in the US. Banco Macro S-A shares (BMA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Banco Macro S-A employs 8,561 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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Banco Macro S-A share price

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Banco Macro S-A shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-18.
52-week range$11.45 - $26.79
50-day moving average $14.16
200-day moving average $14.88
Wall St. target price$22.73
PE ratio 2.0476
Dividend yield $0.185 (1.25%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $7.14

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Is it a good time to buy Banco Macro S-A stock?

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Is Banco Macro S-A under- or over-valued?

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

Banco Macro S-A's P/E ratio

Banco Macro S-A's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 2x. In other words, Banco Macro S-A shares trade at around 2x recent earnings.

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

Banco Macro S-A's PEG ratio

Banco Macro S-A's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.9. 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 Banco Macro S-A's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Banco Macro S-A financials

Gross profit TTM $92.9 billion
Return on assets TTM 5.05%
Return on equity TTM 25.45%
Profit margin 31.8%
Book value $29.03
Market capitalisation $1.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Banco Macro S-A shares

There are currently 224,529 Banco Macro S-A shares held short by investors – that's known as Banco Macro S-A's "short interest". This figure is 26.7% down from 306,467 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Banco Macro S-A shares can be evaluated.

Banco Macro S-A's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Banco Macro S-A's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Banco Macro S-A shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Banco Macro S-A shares traded daily (recently around 287857.69230769). Banco Macro S-A's SIR currently stands at 0.78. In other words for every 100,000 Banco Macro S-A shares traded daily on the market, roughly 780 shares are currently held short.

However Banco Macro S-A's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Banco Macro S-A shares, or, against the total number of tradable Banco Macro S-A shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Banco Macro S-A's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Banco Macro S-A shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Banco Macro S-A shares, roughly 0 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 Banco Macro S-A.

Find out more about how you can short Banco Macro S-A stock.

Banco Macro S-A share dividends

We're not expecting Banco Macro S-A to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Banco Macro S-A share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Banco Macro S-A's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.45 up to $26.79. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BMA.US volatility(beta: 1.86)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 Banco Macro S-A's is 1.8566. This would suggest that Banco Macro S-A's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Banco Macro S-A overview

Banco Macro S. A. provides various banking products and services to retail and corporate customers in Argentina. It offers various retail banking products and services, such as savings and checking accounts, time deposits, credit and debit cards, consumer finance loans, mortgage loans, automobile loans, overdrafts, credit-related services, home and car insurance coverage, tax collection, utility payments, automated teller machines (ATMs), and money transfers. The company also provides personal loans, document discounts, residential mortgages, overdrafts, pledged loans, and credit card loans to retail customers. In addition, it offers corporate banking products and services, including deposits, lending, check cashing advances and factoring, guaranteed loans, credit lines for financing foreign trade, and cash management services; trust, payroll, and financial agency services, as well as corporate credit cards and other specialty products; and working capital facilities, credit for investment projects, and leasing and foreign trade transactions. Further, the company provides transaction services, such as collection services, payments to suppliers, payroll services, and foreign exchange transactions; information services comprising Datanet and Interpymes services to corporate customers; and Internet and mobile banking services.

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