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How to buy Clear Channel Outdoor stock | $1.45

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Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc is an advertising agencies business based in the US. Clear Channel Outdoor shares (CCO) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Clear Channel Outdoor employs 5,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$2.1 billion.

How to buy shares in Clear Channel Outdoor

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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 Clear Channel Outdoor. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: CCO. 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 Clear Channel Outdoor 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$1.45, 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 Clear Channel Outdoor, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Clear Channel Outdoor. 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.

Clear Channel Outdoor share price

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Clear Channel Outdoor shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-27.
Latest market closeUSD$1.45
52-week rangeUSD$0.36 - USD$3.1
50-day moving average USD$1.4038
200-day moving average USD$1.1514
Wall St. target priceUSD$1.77
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.593

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Is it a good time to buy Clear Channel Outdoor stock?

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Clear Channel Outdoor price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.45 from 2021-01-11

1 week (2021-01-15) 1.40%
1 month (2020-12-22) -9.94%
3 months (2020-10-22) 42.16%
6 months (2020-07-22) 57.01%
1 year (2020-01-22) -52.46%
2 years (2019-01-22) -71.95%
3 years (2018-01-22) 4.95
5 years (2016-01-22) 4.96

Is Clear Channel Outdoor under- or over-valued?

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

Clear Channel Outdoor's EBITDA

Clear Channel Outdoor's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$155.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Clear Channel Outdoor's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Clear Channel Outdoor financials

Revenue TTM USD$2.1 billion
Gross profit TTM USD$1.2 billion
Return on assets TTM -1.31%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -25.43%
Book value $-6.513
Market capitalisation USD$794.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Clear Channel Outdoor shares

There are currently 14.7 million Clear Channel Outdoor shares held short by investors – that's known as Clear Channel Outdoor's "short interest". This figure is 2.5% down from 15.1 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Clear Channel Outdoor shares can be evaluated.

Clear Channel Outdoor's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Clear Channel Outdoor's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Clear Channel Outdoor shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Clear Channel Outdoor shares traded daily (recently around 2.4 million). Clear Channel Outdoor's SIR currently stands at 6.26. In other words for every 100,000 Clear Channel Outdoor shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6260 shares are currently held short.

However Clear Channel Outdoor's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Clear Channel Outdoor shares, or, against the total number of tradable Clear Channel Outdoor shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Clear Channel Outdoor's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Clear Channel Outdoor shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0408% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Clear Channel Outdoor shares, roughly 41 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Clear Channel Outdoor.

Find out more about how you can short Clear Channel Outdoor stock.

Clear Channel Outdoor share dividends

We're not expecting Clear Channel Outdoor to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Clear Channel Outdoor share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Clear Channel Outdoor's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.36 up to $3.1. 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 Clear Channel Outdoor's is 2.6126. This would suggest that Clear Channel Outdoor's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Clear Channel Outdoor overview

Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., an outdoor advertising company, owns, operates, and sells advertising displays in the United States and internationally. It operates through two segments, Americas Outdoor Advertising and International Outdoor Advertising. The company offers advertising services through billboards, including bulletins and posters; transit displays, which are advertising surfaces on various types of vehicles or within transit systems; street furniture displays, such as advertising surfaces on bus shelters, information kiosks, freestanding units, and other public structures; spectaculars, which are customized display structures that incorporate videos, multidimensional lettering and figures, mechanical devices and moving parts, and other embellishments; wallscape, a display that drapes over or is suspended from the sides of buildings or other structures; and retail and other small displays. It also provides street furniture equipment, cleaning and maintenance services, and production and creative services; and a public bicycle rental program, which offers bicycles for rent to the general public in various municipalities. The company serves the business service, retail, media, healthcare and medical, banking and financial services, retail, food/food products, entertainment, Internet and E-Commerce, and telecommunications. As of December 31, 2019, it owned or operated approximately 74,000 advertising displays in the United States; and 390,000 displays across 22 countries. The company was formerly known as Eller Media Company and changed its name to Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. in August 2005. The company was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

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