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How to buy Daseke (DSKE) stock

Learn how to easily invest in Daseke stock.

Daseke, Inc
NASDAQ: DSKE - USD
TRUCKING
$6.80
+$0.10 (+1.49%)

Daseke, Inc is a trucking business based in the US. Daseke shares (DSKE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Daseke employs 4,304 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – DSKE – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
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Daseke stock price (NASDAQ: DSKE)

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Daseke shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-22.
Latest market close$7.24
52-week range$3.60 - $9.00
50-day moving average $6.89
200-day moving average $6.70
Wall St. target price$9.25
PE ratio 42.9487
Dividend yield $7.63 (126.96%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.16

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Is it a good time to buy Daseke stock?

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Daseke price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.24 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-14) N/A
1 month (2021-06-25) 9.37%
3 months (2021-04-21) N/A
6 months (2021-01-21) N/A
1 year (2020-07-21) N/A
2 years (2019-07-21) N/A
3 years (2018-07-21) N/A
5 years (2016-07-21) N/A

Is Daseke under- or over-valued?

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

Daseke's P/E ratio

Daseke's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 43x. In other words, Daseke shares trade at around 43x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Daseke's EBITDA

Daseke's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $153.3 million.

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

Daseke financials

Revenue TTM $1.4 billion
Operating margin TTM 3.87%
Gross profit TTM $476 million
Return on assets TTM 3.09%
Return on equity TTM 12.05%
Profit margin 1.09%
Book value $1.02
Market capitalisation $436.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Daseke shares

There are currently 1.7 million Daseke shares held short by investors – that's known as Daseke's "short interest". This figure is 25.4% down from 2.3 million last month.

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

Daseke's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Daseke's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Daseke shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Daseke shares traded daily (recently around 395974.59954233). Daseke's SIR currently stands at 4.37. In other words for every 100,000 Daseke shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4370 shares are currently held short.

However Daseke's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Daseke shares, or, against the total number of tradable Daseke shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Daseke's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Daseke shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.028% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Daseke shares, roughly 28 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 Daseke.

Find out more about how you can short Daseke stock.

Daseke share dividends

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

Daseke share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Daseke's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.6 up to $9. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DSKE.US volatility(beta: 2.18)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Daseke's is 2.1833. This would suggest that Daseke's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Daseke overview

Daseke, Inc. provides transportation and logistics solutions with a focus on flatbed and specialized freight in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates through two segments, Flatbed Solutions and Specialized Solutions. The company transports aircraft parts, manufacturing equipment, structural steel, pressure vessels, wind turbine blades, commercial glass, high security cargo, arms, ammunition and explosives, lumber, and building and construction materials, as well as heavy machinery, such as construction, mining, and agriculture. It also offers logistical planning and warehousing services. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 2,953 company-owned tractors and 2,099 independent owned contractors tractors; and 11,579 trailers. Daseke, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Daseke is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 35.311% of Daseke shares are held by insiders and 38.217% by institutions.
How many people work for Daseke?
Latest data suggests 4,304 work at Daseke.
When does the fiscal year end for Daseke?
Daseke's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Daseke based?
Daseke's address is: 15455 Dallas Parkway, Addison, TX, United States, 75001
What is Daseke's ISIN number?
Daseke's international securities identification number is: US23753F1075
What is Daseke's CUSIP number?
Daseke's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 23753F107

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