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How to buy Barnwell Industries stock | $1.27

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Barnwell Industries, Inc is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Barnwell Industries shares (BRN) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Barnwell Industries employs 42 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$18.3 million.

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  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 Barnwell Industries. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: BRN. 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 Barnwell Industries 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$1.27, 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 Barnwell Industries, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Barnwell Industries. 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.

Barnwell Industries share price

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Barnwell Industries shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-26.
Latest market closeUSD$1.27
52-week rangeUSD$0.3496 - USD$1.61
50-day moving average USD$1.1168
200-day moving average USD$0.9413
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-1.105

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Is it a good time to buy Barnwell Industries stock?

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Barnwell Industries price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.27 from 2020-12-31

1 week (2021-01-11) -14.19%
1 month (2020-12-18) 5.83%
3 months (2020-10-16) 38.04%
6 months (2020-07-17) 30.93%
1 year (2020-01-17) 7.63%
2 years (2019-01-18) -5.93%
3 years (2018-01-18) 2.325
5 years (2016-01-15) 1.8

Is Barnwell Industries under- or over-valued?

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

Barnwell Industries's EBITDA

Barnwell Industries's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$725,000.

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

Barnwell Industries financials

Revenue TTM USD$18.3 million
Gross profit TTM USD$6 million
Return on assets TTM -7.4%
Return on equity TTM -301.07%
Profit margin -25.92%
Book value $0.248
Market capitalisation USD$9.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Barnwell Industries shares

There are currently 87,736 Barnwell Industries shares held short by investors – that's known as Barnwell Industries's "short interest". This figure is 15.4% down from 103,718 last month.

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

Barnwell Industries's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Barnwell Industries's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Barnwell Industries shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Barnwell Industries shares traded daily (recently around 199400). Barnwell Industries's SIR currently stands at 0.44. In other words for every 100,000 Barnwell Industries shares traded daily on the market, roughly 440 shares are currently held short.

However Barnwell Industries's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Barnwell Industries shares, or, against the total number of tradable Barnwell Industries shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Barnwell Industries's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Barnwell Industries shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0229% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Barnwell Industries shares, roughly 23 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 Barnwell Industries.

Find out more about how you can short Barnwell Industries stock.

Barnwell Industries share dividends

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

Have Barnwell Industries's shares ever split?

Barnwell Industries's shares were split on a 3:1 basis on 15 November 2005. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Barnwell Industries shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 66.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Barnwell Industries shares which in turn could have impacted Barnwell Industries's share price.

Barnwell Industries share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Barnwell Industries's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.3496 up to $1.61. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BRN.US volatility(beta: 1.52)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Barnwell Industries's is 1.5228. This would suggest that Barnwell Industries's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Barnwell Industries overview

Barnwell Industries, Inc. acquires, develops, produces, and sells oil and natural gas in Canada. The company operates through three segments: Oil and Natural Gas, Land Investment, and Contract Drilling. It also invests in land interests in Hawaii. In addition, the company owns and operates five water well drilling rigs, two pump rigs, and other ancillary drilling and pump equipment; drills water and water monitoring wells of various depths; installs and repairs water pumping systems; and distributes Floway pumps and equipment in Hawaii. Barnwell Industries, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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