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How to buy Bonso Electronics International stock | $6.04

Learn how to easily invest in Bonso Electronics International stock.

Bonso Electronics International Inc is a scientific & technical instruments business based in the US. Bonso Electronics International shares (BNSO) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Bonso Electronics International employs 210 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Bonso Electronics International stock price (NASDAQ: BNSO)

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Bonso Electronics International shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-17.
Latest market close$6.04
52-week range$3.65 - $12.70
50-day moving average $6.17
200-day moving average $6.65
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 16.6176
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.34

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Is it a good time to buy Bonso Electronics International stock?

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Bonso Electronics International price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.04 from 2021-10-21

1 week (2021-10-15) 6.90%
1 month (2021-09-22) 0.83%
3 months (2021-07-22) -13.71%
6 months (2021-04-22) -8.21%
1 year (2020-10-22) 29.34%
2 years (2019-10-22) 141.60%
3 years (2018-10-22) 118.84%
5 years (2016-10-21) 310.88%

Is Bonso Electronics International under- or over-valued?

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

Bonso Electronics International's P/E ratio

Bonso Electronics International's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Bonso Electronics International shares trade at around 17x 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.

Bonso Electronics International's EBITDA

Bonso Electronics International's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Bonso Electronics International's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Bonso Electronics International financials

Revenue TTM $15.6 million
Operating margin TTM 5.73%
Gross profit TTM $9.7 million
Return on assets TTM 2.21%
Return on equity TTM 11.01%
Profit margin 11.36%
Book value $3.55
Market capitalisation $27.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Bonso Electronics International shares

There are currently 34,724 Bonso Electronics International shares held short by investors – that's known as Bonso Electronics International's "short interest". This figure is 2.5% down from 35,598 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Bonso Electronics International shares can be evaluated.

Bonso Electronics International's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Bonso Electronics International's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Bonso Electronics International shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Bonso Electronics International shares traded daily (recently around 10123.61516035). Bonso Electronics International's SIR currently stands at 3.43. In other words for every 100,000 Bonso Electronics International shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3430 shares are currently held short.

However Bonso Electronics International's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Bonso Electronics International shares, or, against the total number of tradable Bonso Electronics International shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Bonso Electronics International's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Bonso Electronics International shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0305% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Bonso Electronics International shares, roughly 31 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 Bonso Electronics International.

Find out more about how you can short Bonso Electronics International stock.

Bonso Electronics International share dividends

We're not expecting Bonso Electronics International to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Bonso Electronics International's shares ever split?

Bonso Electronics International's shares were split on a 1:6 basis on 2 October 1994. So if you had owned 6 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Bonso Electronics International shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 500% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Bonso Electronics International shares which in turn could have impacted Bonso Electronics International's share price.

Bonso Electronics International share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Bonso Electronics International's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.65 up to $12.7. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BNSO.US volatility(beta: 0.91)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 Bonso Electronics International's is 0.9106. This would suggest that Bonso Electronics International's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Bonso Electronics International overview

Bonso Electronics International Inc. designs, develops, produces, and sells electronic sensor-based and wireless products. The company operates in four segments: Scales, Pet Electronic Products, Rental and Management, and Others. The Scales segment provides sensor-based scales products that include bathroom, kitchen, office, jewelry, laboratory, postal, and industrial scales for consumer, commercial, and industrial applications. The Pet Electronic Products segment develops and produces pet-related electronic products for use in consumer applications. The Rental and Management segment offers leasing of factories and machineries to third parties. The Others segment sells scrap materials.

Bonso Electronics International in the news

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Bonso Electronics International is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 76.592% of Bonso Electronics International shares are held by insiders and 3.622% by institutions.
How many people work for Bonso Electronics International?
Latest data suggests 210 work at Bonso Electronics International.
When does the fiscal year end for Bonso Electronics International?
Bonso Electronics International's fiscal year ends in March.
Where is Bonso Electronics International based?
Bonso Electronics International's address is: Cheuk Nang Centre, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
What is Bonso Electronics International's ISIN number?
Bonso Electronics International's international securities identification number is: VG0985293088
What is Bonso Electronics International's CUSIP number?
Bonso Electronics International's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 098529308

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