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How to buy Dropbox stock

Learn how to easily invest in Dropbox stock.

Dropbox Inc
+ $0.78 ( + 3.57%)

Dropbox Inc is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Dropbox shares (DBX) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Dropbox employs 2,667 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Dropbox

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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 – DBX – 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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Dropbox stock price (NASDAQ: DBX)

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Dropbox shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-24.
Latest market close$22.62
52-week range$19.07 - $33.00
50-day moving average $21.42
200-day moving average $24.61
Wall St. target price$29.02
PE ratio 23.1356
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.94

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Is it a good time to buy Dropbox stock?

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Dropbox price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $22.62 from 2022-06-24

1 week (2022-06-17) 9.54%
1 month (2022-05-22) N/A
3 months (2022-03-25) -2.79%
6 months (2021-12-22) -8.86%
1 year (2021-06-25) -25.12%
2 years (2020-06-26) 5.36%
3 years (2019-06-26) 24.62
5 years (2017-06-22) N/A

Is Dropbox stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Dropbox's P/E ratio

Dropbox's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 23x. In other words, Dropbox shares trade at around 23x 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.

Dropbox's PEG ratio

Dropbox's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.529. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Dropbox's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Dropbox's EBITDA

Dropbox's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $491.5 million.

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

Dropbox financials

Revenue TTM $2.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 15.19%
Gross profit TTM $1.7 billion
Return on assets TTM 6.81%
Return on equity TTM 16.83%
Profit margin 16.66%
Book value $0.82
Market capitalisation $7.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Dropbox share dividends

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

Dropbox share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Dropbox's shares have ranged in value from as little as $19.07 up to $33. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DBX.US volatility(beta: 0.89)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 Dropbox's is 0.8949. This would suggest that Dropbox's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Dropbox overview

Dropbox, Inc. provides a content collaboration platform worldwide. Its platform allows individuals, families, teams, and organizations to collaborate and sign up for free through its website or app, as well as upgrade to a paid subscription plan for premium features. As of December 31, 2021, the company had approximately 700 million registered users. It serves customers in professional services, technology, media, education, industrial, consumer and retail, and financial services industries. The company was formerly known as Evenflow, Inc. and changed its name to Dropbox, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Dropbox is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 4.722% of Dropbox shares are held by insiders and 81.008% by institutions.
How many people work for Dropbox?
Latest data suggests 2,667 work at Dropbox.
When does the fiscal year end for Dropbox?
Dropbox's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Dropbox based?
Dropbox's address is: 1800 Owens Street, San Francisco, CA, United States, 94158
What is Dropbox's ISIN number?
Dropbox's international securities identification number is: US26210C1045
What is Dropbox's CUSIP number?
Dropbox's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 26210C104

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