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How to buy Covia Holdings Corporation stock

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Covia Holdings Corporation is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. Covia Holdings Corporation shares (CVIA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Covia Holdings Corporation employs 2,633 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$1.6 billion.

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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 Covia Holdings Corporation. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: CVIA. 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 Covia Holdings Corporation 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. 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 Covia Holdings Corporation, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Covia Holdings Corporation. 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.

Covia Holdings Corporation share price

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Covia Holdings Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-27.
52-week rangeUSD$0.0032 - USD$2.32
50-day moving average USD$0.0075
200-day moving average USD$0.0824
Wall St. target priceUSD$1
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-3.252

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Is it a good time to buy Covia Holdings Corporation stock?

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Is Covia Holdings Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Covia Holdings Corporation's EBITDA

Covia Holdings Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$115.6 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Covia Holdings Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Covia Holdings Corporation financials

Revenue TTM USD$1.6 billion
Gross profit TTM USD$277.4 million
Return on assets TTM -2.15%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -80.86%
Book value $1.34
Market capitalisation USD$63.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Covia Holdings Corporation shares

There are currently 4.1 million Covia Holdings Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Covia Holdings Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 24.5% up from 3.3 million last month.

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

Covia Holdings Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Covia Holdings Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Covia Holdings Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Covia Holdings Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 475411.75115207). Covia Holdings Corporation's SIR currently stands at 8.68. In other words for every 100,000 Covia Holdings Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 8680 shares are currently held short.

However Covia Holdings Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Covia Holdings Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Covia Holdings Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Covia Holdings Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Covia Holdings Corporation shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0938% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Covia Holdings Corporation shares, roughly 94 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 Covia Holdings Corporation.

Find out more about how you can short Covia Holdings Corporation stock.

Covia Holdings Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Covia Holdings Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Covia Holdings Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Covia Holdings Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.0032 up to $2.32. 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 Covia Holdings Corporation's is 2.6049. This would suggest that Covia Holdings Corporation's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Covia Holdings Corporation overview

Covia Holdings Corporation provides diversified mineral-based and material solutions for the industrial and energy markets in the United States, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, China, and Denmark. The company operates in two segments, Energy and Industrial. It offers a range of specialized silica sand, feldspar, nepheline syenite, calcium carbonate, clay, and kaolin products for use in the glass, ceramics, coatings, foundry, polymers, construction, water filtration, sports and recreation, and oil and gas markets. The company also operates mining facilities. Covia Holdings Corporation was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Independence, Ohio.

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