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How to buy Echo Global Logistics stock | $48.12

Learn how to easily invest in Echo Global Logistics stock.

Echo Global Logistics Inc is an integrated freight & logistics business based in the US. Echo Global Logistics shares (ECHO) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Echo Global Logistics employs 2,736 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Echo Global Logistics stock price (NASDAQ: ECHO)

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Echo Global Logistics shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-17.
Latest market close$48.12
52-week range$25.99 - $48.20
50-day moving average $44.26
200-day moving average $34.89
Wall St. target price$47.75
PE ratio 27.6136
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.74

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Is it a good time to buy Echo Global Logistics stock?

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Echo Global Logistics price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $48.12 from 2021-10-22

1 week (2021-10-18) 0.17%
1 month (2021-09-24) 0.82%
3 months (2021-07-23) 70.46%
6 months (2021-04-23) 51.89%
1 year (2020-10-23) 72.29%
2 years (2019-10-25) 110.96%
3 years (2018-10-25) 84.58%
5 years (2016-10-25) 111.05%

Is Echo Global Logistics under- or over-valued?

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

Echo Global Logistics's P/E ratio

Echo Global Logistics's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 28x. In other words, Echo Global Logistics shares trade at around 28x recent earnings.

That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).

Echo Global Logistics's PEG ratio

Echo Global Logistics's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.3992. 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 Echo Global Logistics's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Echo Global Logistics's EBITDA

Echo Global Logistics's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $82.8 million.

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

Echo Global Logistics financials

Revenue TTM $3.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.06%
Gross profit TTM $393.2 million
Return on assets TTM 4.27%
Return on equity TTM 11.46%
Profit margin 1.46%
Book value $16.51
Market capitalisation $1.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Echo Global Logistics shares

There are currently 700,606 Echo Global Logistics shares held short by investors – that's known as Echo Global Logistics's "short interest". This figure is 5.9% up from 661,615 last month.

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

Echo Global Logistics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Echo Global Logistics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Echo Global Logistics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Echo Global Logistics shares traded daily (recently around 959734.24657534). Echo Global Logistics's SIR currently stands at 0.73. In other words for every 100,000 Echo Global Logistics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 730 shares are currently held short.

However Echo Global Logistics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Echo Global Logistics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Echo Global Logistics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Echo Global Logistics's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Echo Global Logistics shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.027% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Echo Global Logistics shares, roughly 27 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 Echo Global Logistics.

Find out more about how you can short Echo Global Logistics stock.

Echo Global Logistics share dividends

We're not expecting Echo Global Logistics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Echo Global Logistics share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Echo Global Logistics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $25.985 up to $48.2. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ECHO.US volatility(beta: 0.86)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 Echo Global Logistics's is 0.8603. This would suggest that Echo Global Logistics's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Echo Global Logistics overview

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. provides technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management solutions in the United States. It utilizes a proprietary technology platform to compile and analyze data from its multi-modal network of transportation providers for the transportation and logistics needs. The company offers services in various transportation modes, such as truckload, less-than truckload, small parcel, domestic air, and expedited and international. It also provides various transportation management and logistics services, which include rate negotiation; procurement of transportation; shipment execution and tracking; carrier management, selection, reporting, and compliance; executive dashboard presentations and detailed shipment reports; freight bill payment and audit; claims processing and service refund management; design and management of inbound client freight programs; individually configured web portals and self-service data warehouses; enterprise resource planning integration with transactional shipment data; and integration of shipping applications into client e-commerce sites, as well as back-end reports customized to the internal reporting needs of the business. The company serves manufacturing, construction, food and beverage, consumer products, and retail industries. Echo Global Logistics, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Echo Global Logistics is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.29% of Echo Global Logistics shares are held by insiders and 94.848% by institutions.
How many people work for Echo Global Logistics?
Latest data suggests 2,736 work at Echo Global Logistics.
When does the fiscal year end for Echo Global Logistics?
Echo Global Logistics's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Echo Global Logistics based?
Echo Global Logistics's address is: 600 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States, 60654
What is Echo Global Logistics's ISIN number?
Echo Global Logistics's international securities identification number is: US27875T1016
What is Echo Global Logistics's CUSIP number?
Echo Global Logistics's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 27875T101

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