How to buy Boingo Wireless stock - 19 April

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How to buy Boingo Wireless stock

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Boingo Wireless, Inc is a telecom services business based in the US. Boingo Wireless shares (WIFI) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Boingo Wireless employs 388 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD0.00.

How to buy shares in Boingo Wireless

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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 Boingo Wireless. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: WIFI. 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 Boingo Wireless 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. 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 Boingo Wireless, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Boingo Wireless. 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.

Boingo Wireless share price

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Boingo Wireless shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-16.
52-week rangeUSD$8.69 - USD$15.92
50-day moving average USD$13.9109
200-day moving average USD$12.4698
Wall St. target priceUSD$14.67
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.117

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Is it a good time to buy Boingo Wireless stock?

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Is Boingo Wireless under- or over-valued?

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

Boingo Wireless's EBITDA

Boingo Wireless's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$74.6 million.

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

Boingo Wireless financials

Revenue TTM USD$237.4 million
Gross profit TTM USD$122.6 million
Return on assets TTM -0.85%
Return on equity TTM -20.23%
Profit margin -7.2%
Book value $1.827
Market capitalisation USD$621.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Boingo Wireless shares

There are currently 1.8 million Boingo Wireless shares held short by investors – that's known as Boingo Wireless's "short interest". This figure is 27.2% down from 2.5 million last month.

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

Boingo Wireless's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Boingo Wireless's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Boingo Wireless shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Boingo Wireless shares traded daily (recently around 1.9 million). Boingo Wireless's SIR currently stands at 0.93. In other words for every 100,000 Boingo Wireless shares traded daily on the market, roughly 930 shares are currently held short.

However Boingo Wireless's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Boingo Wireless shares, or, against the total number of tradable Boingo Wireless shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Boingo Wireless's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Boingo Wireless shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0421% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Boingo Wireless shares, roughly 42 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 Boingo Wireless.

Find out more about how you can short Boingo Wireless stock.

Boingo Wireless share dividends

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

Boingo Wireless share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Boingo Wireless's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.69 up to $15.92. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

WIFI.US volatility(beta: 1.57)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Boingo Wireless's is 1.5725. This would suggest that Boingo Wireless's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Boingo Wireless overview

Boingo Wireless, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, provides wireless connectivity solutions for smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables, and other wireless-enabled consumer devices worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Carrier Services, Military, Multifamily, Legacy, and Private Networks and Emerging Technologies. The Carrier Service segment provides distributed antenna systems (DAS), Wi-Fi offload, tower, and small cell networks at managed and operated locations. The Military segment offers high-speed Wi-Fi services for residential consumers on military bases. The Multifamily segment provides high-speed Wi-Fi services for residential consumers at multifamily properties. The Legacy segment offers retail, advertising, and wholesale Wi-Fi services to consumers, network operators, device manufacturers, technology companies, enterprise software and services companies, venue operators, financial services companies, and advertisers.

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