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CNFinance Holdings Limited
+$0.0001 (+0.00%)

CNFinance Holdings Limited is a mortgage finance business based in the US. CNFinance shares (CNF) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. CNFinance employs 1,062 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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CNFinance stock price (NYSE: CNF)

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CNFinance shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$3.30
52-week range$2.90 - $4.32
50-day moving average $3.24
200-day moving average $3.44
Wall St. target price$4.49
PE ratio 6.9982
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.54

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Is it a good time to buy CNFinance stock?

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CNFinance price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.3 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-21) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) -12.47%
3 months (2021-04-30) -10.08%
6 months (2021-01-28) N/A
1 year (2020-07-28) N/A
2 years (2019-07-28) N/A
3 years (2018-07-28) N/A
5 years (2016-07-28) N/A

Is CNFinance under- or over-valued?

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

CNFinance's P/E ratio

CNFinance's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 7x. In other words, CNFinance shares trade at around 7x 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.

CNFinance financials

Revenue TTM $1.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 32.18%
Gross profit TTM $602.3 million
Return on assets TTM 2.08%
Return on equity TTM 7.22%
Profit margin 21.97%
Book value $55.91
Market capitalisation $260.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting CNFinance shares

There are currently 2,349 CNFinance shares held short by investors – that's known as CNFinance's "short interest". This figure is 95.9% up from 1,199 last month.

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

CNFinance's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

CNFinance's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of CNFinance shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of CNFinance shares traded daily (recently around 14681.25). CNFinance's SIR currently stands at 0.16. In other words for every 100,000 CNFinance shares traded daily on the market, roughly 160 shares are currently held short.

However CNFinance's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of CNFinance shares, or, against the total number of tradable CNFinance shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case CNFinance's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 CNFinance shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0001% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable CNFinance shares, roughly 0 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 CNFinance.

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CNFinance share dividends

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

CNFinance share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CNFinance's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.9 up to $4.32. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CNF.US volatility(beta: 0.84)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while CNFinance's is 0.8407. This would suggest that CNFinance's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

CNFinance overview

CNFinance Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides home equity loan services in the People's Republic of China. It offers micro credit loan services for micro and small-enterprise owners; and loan lending agency services for financial institutions. The company also provides bridge loan products, which are unsecured short-term loans to pay off borrowers' existing loans secured by real property. It operates a network of 56 branches and sub-branches, which included 13 branches and sub-branches in the Pearl River Delta region, 6 branches and sub-branches in the Yangtze River Delta region, and 37 branches and sub-branches in other areas in approximately 40 cities in China. CNFinance Holdings Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Guangzhou, China. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of CNFinance is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 17.785% of CNFinance shares are held by insiders and 3.084% by institutions.
How many people work for CNFinance?
Latest data suggests 1,062 work at CNFinance.
When does the fiscal year end for CNFinance?
CNFinance's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is CNFinance based?
CNFinance's address is: Tower G, Guangzhou, China, 510620
What is CNFinance's ISIN number?
CNFinance's international securities identification number is: US18979T1051
What is CNFinance's CUSIP number?
CNFinance's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 18979T105

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