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Fluent, Inc is an advertising agencies business based in the US. Fluent shares (FLNT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Fluent employs 188 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$295 million.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Fluent's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was USD$2.44, which is 12.86% down on its pre-crash value of USD$2.8 and 139.22% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$1.02.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of Fluent shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$476.70 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth USD$874.54.
|Latest market close||USD$2.44|
|52-week range||USD$1.02 - USD$3.62|
|50-day moving average||USD$2.8429|
|200-day moving average||USD$2.2011|
|Wall St. target price||USD$5|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$0.097|
The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.
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|1 week (2020-10-22)||-8.61%|
|1 month (2020-09-29)||-3.94%|
|3 months (2020-07-29)||31.89%|
|6 months (2020-04-29)||15.64%|
|1 year (2019-10-29)||0.41%|
|2 years (2018-10-29)||2.09%|
|3 years (2017-10-27)||-47.53%|
|5 years (2015-10-29)||-59.54%|
Valuing Fluent stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Fluent's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Fluent's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Fluent shares trade at around 17x 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.
Fluent's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$24.2 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Fluent's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$295 million|
|Operating margin TTM||3.14%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$87.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.9%|
|Return on equity TTM||-1.24%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$192.3 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 486,641 Fluent shares held short by investors – that's known as Fluent's "short interest". This figure is 15.4% down from 575,432 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Fluent shares can be evaluated.
Fluent's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Fluent shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Fluent shares traded daily (recently around 352638.4057971). Fluent's SIR currently stands at 1.38. In other words for every 100,000 Fluent shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1380 shares are currently held short.
However Fluent's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Fluent shares, or, against the total number of tradable Fluent shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Fluent's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Fluent shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0117% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Fluent shares, roughly 12 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 Fluent.
Find out more about how you can short Fluent stock.
We're not expecting Fluent to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Fluent's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 20 March 2015. So if you had owned 5 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Fluent shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Fluent shares which in turn could have impacted Fluent's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Fluent's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.02 up to $3.62. 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 Fluent's is 2.8108. This would suggest that Fluent's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Fluent, Inc. provides data-driven digital marketing services primarily in the United States. The company also offers customer acquisition services by operating digital marketing campaigns, through which the company connects its advertiser clients with consumers. It delivers data and performance-based marketing executions to approximately 500 consumer brands, direct marketers, and agencies across a range of industries, including financial products and services, media and entertainment, health and wellness, staffing and recruitment, and retail and consumer Fluent, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.
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