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How to buy DXP Enterprises stock

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DXP Enterprises, Inc is an industrial distribution business based in the US. DXP Enterprises shares (DXPE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. DXP Enterprises employs 2,550 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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DXP Enterprises share price

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DXP Enterprises shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-29.
52-week range$11.29 - $35.98
50-day moving average $30.56
200-day moving average $25.36
Wall St. target price$40.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.25

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Is it a good time to buy DXP Enterprises stock?

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Is DXP Enterprises under- or over-valued?

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

DXP Enterprises's PEG ratio

DXP Enterprises's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.1. 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 DXP Enterprises's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

DXP Enterprises's EBITDA

DXP Enterprises's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $37.2 million.

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

DXP Enterprises financials

Revenue TTM $1 billion
Operating margin TTM 1.44%
Gross profit TTM $260.6 million
Return on assets TTM 1.11%
Return on equity TTM -8.39%
Profit margin -2.86%
Book value $18.07
Market capitalisation $563.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting DXP Enterprises shares

There are currently 495,103 DXP Enterprises shares held short by investors – that's known as DXP Enterprises's "short interest". This figure is 2.9% down from 509,865 last month.

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

DXP Enterprises's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

DXP Enterprises's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of DXP Enterprises shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of DXP Enterprises shares traded daily (recently around 108337.63676149). DXP Enterprises's SIR currently stands at 4.57. In other words for every 100,000 DXP Enterprises shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4570 shares are currently held short.

However DXP Enterprises's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of DXP Enterprises shares, or, against the total number of tradable DXP Enterprises shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case DXP Enterprises's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 DXP Enterprises shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0324% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable DXP Enterprises shares, roughly 32 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 DXP Enterprises.

Find out more about how you can short DXP Enterprises stock.

DXP Enterprises share dividends

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

Have DXP Enterprises's shares ever split?

DXP Enterprises's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 30 September 2008. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your DXP Enterprises shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for DXP Enterprises shares which in turn could have impacted DXP Enterprises's share price.

DXP Enterprises share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, DXP Enterprises's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.29 up to $35.98. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while DXP Enterprises's is 2.6056. This would suggest that DXP Enterprises's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

DXP Enterprises overview

DXP Enterprises, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, engages in distributing maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products, equipment, and services to energy and industrial customers primarily in the United States and Canada. It operates through three segments: Service Centers (SC), Supply Chain Services (SCS), and Innovative Pumping Solutions (IPS). The SC segment offers MRO products, equipment, and integrated services, including technical expertise and logistics services. It offers MRO products in the rotating equipment, bearing, power transmission, hose, fluid power, metal working, fastener, industrial supply, safety products, and safety services categories. This segment serves customers in the oil and gas, petrochemical, food and beverage, transportation, other general industrial, mining, construction, chemical, municipal, agriculture, and pulp and paper industries. The SCS segment manages procurement and inventory management solutions; and offers outsourced MRO solutions for sourcing MRO products, including inventory optimization and management, store room management, transaction consolidation and control, vendor oversight and procurement cost optimization, productivity improvement services, and customized reporting.

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