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How to buy Cue Health stock

Learn how to easily invest in Cue Health stock.

Cue Health, maker of COVID-19 tests, completed its initial public offering at $16 per share, right in the middle of its pricing expectations. The IPO raised $200 million for the company and gives it a valuation of $2.3 billion.

HLTH will debut on the Nasdaq later today, but shares are available for limit orders on Robinhood and other platforms.

How to buy shares in Cue Health

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  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – HLTH – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
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Cue Health stock price (NASDAQ: HLTH)

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Cue Health shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-21.
Latest market close$2.93
52-week range$2.75 - $22.55
50-day moving average $3.65
200-day moving average $6.70
Wall St. target price$8.25
PE ratio 15.5714
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.21

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Is it a good time to buy Cue Health stock?

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Cue Health price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $2.93 from 2022-09-26

1 week (2022-09-20) -10.40%
1 month (2022-08-26) -17.23%
3 months (2022-06-28) -14.33%
6 months (2022-03-28) -56.53%
1 year (2021-09-28) -80.70%
2 years (2020-09-24) N/A
3 years (2019-09-24) N/A
5 years (2017-09-24) N/A

Is Cue Health stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Cue Health's P/E ratio

Cue Health's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Cue Health shares trade at around 16x 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.

However, Cue Health's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the health information services industry or those of similar companies.

Cue Health's EBITDA

Cue Health's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $50.9 million.

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

To put Cue Health's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.

Cue Health financials

Revenue TTM $683.3 million
Operating margin TTM 1.91%
Gross profit TTM $298.7 million
Return on assets TTM 1.05%
Return on equity TTM -11.3%
Profit margin -6.25%
Book value $4.33
Market capitalisation $484.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cue Health share dividends

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

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Cue Health overview

Cue Health Inc. , a healthcare technology company, designs and develops diagnostic platform for diagnostic tests for individuals, enterprises, healthcare providers and payors, and public health agencies. The company offers Cue Integrated Care platform comprising hardware and software components, such as Cue Health Monitoring System consisting of Cue Reader, a portable and reusable reader, Cue Cartridge, a single-use test cartridge, and Cue Wand, a sample collection wand; Cue Data and Innovation Layer, a solution with cloud-based data and analytics capability; Cue Virtual Care Delivery Apps, which include Cue Health App and Cue Enterprise Dashboard; and Cue Ecosystem Integrations and Apps, a solution that allows integrations with third-party applications and sensors. It also provides COVID-19 testing kits for the Cue Health Monitoring System The company was formerly known as Cue Inc and changed its name to Cue Health Inc. in December 2017. Cue Health Inc. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Cue Health is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 15.238% of Cue Health shares are held by insiders and 48.664% by institutions.
How many people work for Cue Health?
Latest data suggests 1,585 work at Cue Health.
When does the fiscal year end for Cue Health?
Cue Health's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Cue Health based?
Cue Health's address is: 4980 Carroll Canyon Road, San Diego, CA, United States, 92121
What is Cue Health's ISIN number?
Cue Health's international securities identification number is: US2297901009

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