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How to buy CIRCOR International stock | $37.04

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CIRCOR International, Inc is a specialty industrial machinery business based in the US. CIRCOR International shares (CIR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. CIRCOR International employs 3,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$807.6 million.

How to buy shares in CIRCOR International

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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 CIRCOR International. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: CIR. 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 CIRCOR International 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$37.04, 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 CIRCOR International, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of CIRCOR International. 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.

CIRCOR International share price

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CIRCOR International shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-27.
Latest market closeUSD$37.04
52-week rangeUSD$8 - USD$46.79
50-day moving average USD$35.7112
200-day moving average USD$29.3569
Wall St. target priceUSD$41.5
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-2.569

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Is it a good time to buy CIRCOR International stock?

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CIRCOR International price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $37.04 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-07) -5.68%
1 month (2020-12-17) -1.96%
3 months (2020-10-16) 24.97%
6 months (2020-07-16) 32.10%
1 year (2020-01-16) -17.36%
2 years (2019-01-16) 41.70%
3 years (2018-01-16) 52.51
5 years (2016-01-15) 5.41%

Is CIRCOR International under- or over-valued?

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

CIRCOR International's PEG ratio

CIRCOR International's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 5.28. 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 CIRCOR International's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

CIRCOR International's EBITDA

CIRCOR International's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$96.7 million.

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

CIRCOR International financials

Revenue TTM USD$807.6 million
Operating margin TTM 4.14%
Gross profit TTM USD$308 million
Return on assets TTM 1.6%
Return on equity TTM -44.97%
Profit margin -21.05%
Book value $11.042
Market capitalisation USD$738.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting CIRCOR International shares

There are currently 499,066 CIRCOR International shares held short by investors – that's known as CIRCOR International's "short interest". This figure is 10.1% down from 555,300 last month.

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

CIRCOR International's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

CIRCOR International's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of CIRCOR International shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of CIRCOR International shares traded daily (recently around 107789.63282937). CIRCOR International's SIR currently stands at 4.63. In other words for every 100,000 CIRCOR International shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4630 shares are currently held short.

However CIRCOR International's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of CIRCOR International shares, or, against the total number of tradable CIRCOR International shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case CIRCOR International's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 CIRCOR International shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0404% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable CIRCOR International shares, roughly 40 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 CIRCOR International.

Find out more about how you can short CIRCOR International stock.

CIRCOR International share dividends

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

Have CIRCOR International's shares ever split?

CIRCOR International's shares were split on 15 August 1997.

CIRCOR International share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CIRCOR International's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8 up to $46.79. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while CIRCOR International's is 2.6299. This would suggest that CIRCOR International's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

CIRCOR International overview

CIRCOR International, Inc. provides flow control products and services for the industrial and aerospace, and defense markets. The company has a product portfolio of brands serving its customers' demanding applications. It operates through two segments, Aerospace & Defense and Industrial. The Aerospace & Defense segment manufactures and markets control valves, automatic recirculation valves, regulators, fluid controls, actuation systems, landing gear components, pneumatic controls, electro-mechanical controls, and other flow control products and systems. Its products and services are used in the military and defense, commercial aerospace, business and general aviation, and general industrial markets, as well as serves aircraft manufacturers and tier 1 suppliers to aircraft manufacturers. The Industrial segment provides 3 and 2 screw pumps, progressing cavity pumps, specialty centrifugal pumps, and gear metering pumps; automatic recirculation valves; and general service control valves for the end-users and original equipment manufacturers, as well as engineering, procurement, and construction companies. The company has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America, and internationally. The company markets its solutions directly and through various sales partners to approximately 14,000 customers in approximately 100 countries. CIRCOR International, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

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