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How to buy Cerence Inc stock

Learn how to easily invest in Cerence Inc stock.

Cerence Inc is a software-application business based in the US. Cerence Inc shares (CRNC) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Cerence Inc employs 1,700 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $327.9 million.

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Cerence Inc stock price (NASDAQ: CRNC)

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Cerence Inc shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-02-01.
Latest market close$28.19
52-week range$12.82 - $64.45
50-day moving average $19.62
200-day moving average $22.57
Wall St. target price$28.73
PE ratio 31.8442
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.77

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Is it a good time to buy Cerence Inc stock?

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Cerence Inc price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $28.19 from 2023-02-06

1 week (2023-01-30) 15.53%
1 month (2023-01-05) 31.24%
3 months (2022-11-03) N/A
6 months (2022-08-05) -4.12%
1 year (2022-02-07) -35.36%
2 years (2021-02-05) -77.57%
3 years (2020-02-07) 26.19%
5 years (2018-02-03) N/A

Is Cerence Inc stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Cerence Inc's P/E ratio

Cerence Inc's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 32x. In other words, Cerence Inc shares trade at around 32x recent earnings.

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

Cerence Inc's EBITDA

Cerence Inc's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $54.6 million.

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

Cerence Inc financials

Revenue TTM $327.9 million
Operating margin TTM 10.47%
Gross profit TTM $233.7 million
Return on assets TTM 1.42%
Return on equity TTM -35.63%
Profit margin -94.8%
Book value $18.08
Market capitalisation $981.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cerence Inc share dividends

We're not expecting Cerence Inc to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Cerence Inc share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cerence Inc's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.82 up to $64.45. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Cerence Inc's is 2.6162. This would suggest that Cerence Inc's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Cerence Inc overview

Cerence Inc. provides AI powered virtual assistants for the mobility/transportation market worldwide. The company offers edge software components; cloud-connected components and related toolkits and applications; and virtual assistant coexistence and professional services. It also provides conversational artificial intelligence-based solutions, including speech recognition, natural language understanding, speech signal enhancement, text-to-speech, and acoustic modeling technology. Cerence Inc. is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Cerence Inc is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.168% of Cerence Inc shares are held by insiders and 97.344% by institutions.
How many people work for Cerence Inc?
Latest data suggests 1,700 work at Cerence Inc.
When does the fiscal year end for Cerence Inc?
Cerence Inc's fiscal year ends in September.
Where is Cerence Inc based?
Cerence Inc's address is: 15 Wayside Road, Burlington, MA, United States, 01803
What is Cerence Inc's ISIN number?
Cerence Inc's international securities identification number is: US1567271093
What is Cerence Inc's CUSIP number?
Cerence Inc's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 156727109

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