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How to buy Frontdoor stock | $43.24

Learn how to easily invest in Frontdoor stock.

Frontdoor Inc is a personal services business based in the US. Frontdoor shares (FTDR) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Frontdoor employs 2,190 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Frontdoor stock price (NASDAQ: FTDR)

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Frontdoor shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-16.
Latest market close$43.24
52-week range$38.87 - $58.94
50-day moving average $43.49
200-day moving average $48.68
Wall St. target price$58.25
PE ratio 38.3648
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.11

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Is it a good time to buy Frontdoor stock?

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Frontdoor price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $43.24 from 2021-10-19

1 week (2021-10-13) 3.57%
1 month (2021-09-20) -2.85%
3 months (2021-07-20) -10.10%
6 months (2021-04-20) -22.52%
1 year (2020-10-20) 4.44%
2 years (2019-10-18) -14.12%
3 years (2018-10-19) 16.05%
5 years (2016-10-16) N/A

Is Frontdoor under- or over-valued?

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

Frontdoor's P/E ratio

Frontdoor's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 38x. In other words, Frontdoor shares trade at around 38x 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.

Frontdoor's EBITDA

Frontdoor's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $249 million.

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

Frontdoor financials

Revenue TTM $1.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 13.77%
Gross profit TTM $716 million
Return on assets TTM 10.72%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 6.11%
Book value $0.02
Market capitalisation $3.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Frontdoor shares

There are currently 2.5 million Frontdoor shares held short by investors – that's known as Frontdoor's "short interest". This figure is 2.7% down from 2.5 million last month.

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

Frontdoor's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Frontdoor's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Frontdoor shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Frontdoor shares traded daily (recently around 465928.51711027). Frontdoor's SIR currently stands at 5.26. In other words for every 100,000 Frontdoor shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5260 shares are currently held short.

However Frontdoor's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Frontdoor shares, or, against the total number of tradable Frontdoor shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Frontdoor's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Frontdoor shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0287% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Frontdoor shares, roughly 29 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Frontdoor.

Find out more about how you can short Frontdoor stock.

Frontdoor share dividends

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

Frontdoor share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Frontdoor's shares have ranged in value from as little as $38.87 up to $58.94. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

FTDR.US volatility(beta: 0.62)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 Frontdoor's is 0.6182. This would suggest that Frontdoor's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Frontdoor overview

frontdoor, inc. provides home service plans in the United States. The company's home service plans cover the repair or replacement of principal components of approximately 20 home systems and appliances, including electrical, plumbing, water heaters, refrigerators, dishwashers, and ranges/ovens/cooktops, as well as electronics, pools, and spas and pumps; and central heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. It serves homeowners under the American Home Shield, HSA, Landmark, OneGuard, Frontdoor, and Streem brands. frontdoor, inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Frontdoor is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.217% of Frontdoor shares are held by insiders and 106.018% by institutions.
How many people work for Frontdoor?
Latest data suggests 2,190 work at Frontdoor.
When does the fiscal year end for Frontdoor?
Frontdoor's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Frontdoor based?
Frontdoor's address is: 150 Peabody Place, Memphis, TN, United States, 38103
What is Frontdoor's ISIN number?
Frontdoor's international securities identification number is: US35905A1097
What is Frontdoor's CUSIP number?
Frontdoor's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 35905A109

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