How to buy Gannett CoInc stock - 19 April

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How to buy Gannett CoInc stock

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Gannett Co., Inc is a publishing business based in the US. Gannett CoInc shares (GCI) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Gannett CoInc employs 18,100 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD0.00.

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  3. Search for Gannett CoInc. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: GCI. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Gannett CoInc reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Gannett CoInc, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Gannett CoInc. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Gannett CoInc share price

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Gannett CoInc shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$0.71 - USD$6.33
50-day moving average USD$5.39
200-day moving average USD$3.52
Wall St. target priceUSD$4.00
PE ratio 79.3891
Dividend yield USD$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-5.22

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Is it a good time to buy Gannett CoInc stock?

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Is Gannett CoInc under- or over-valued?

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

Gannett CoInc's P/E ratio

Gannett CoInc's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 79x. In other words, Gannett CoInc shares trade at around 79x 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.

Gannett CoInc's EBITDA

Gannett CoInc's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$443.8 million.

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

Gannett CoInc financials

Revenue TTM USD$3.4 billion
Operating margin TTM 6.74%
Gross profit TTM USD$1.4 billion
Return on assets TTM 4.03%
Return on equity TTM -99.9%
Profit margin -19.69%
Book value $2.74
Market capitalisation USD$677.1 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Gannett CoInc shares

There are currently 14.0 million Gannett CoInc shares held short by investors – that's known as Gannett CoInc's "short interest". This figure is 14.3% up from 12.3 million last month.

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

Gannett CoInc's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Gannett CoInc's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Gannett CoInc shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Gannett CoInc shares traded daily (recently around 2.0 million). Gannett CoInc's SIR currently stands at 6.97. In other words for every 100,000 Gannett CoInc shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6970 shares are currently held short.

However Gannett CoInc's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Gannett CoInc shares, or, against the total number of tradable Gannett CoInc shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Gannett CoInc's short interest could be expressed as 0.1% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Gannett CoInc shares in existence, roughly 100 shares are currently held short) or 0.1203% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Gannett CoInc shares, roughly 120 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 Gannett CoInc.

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Gannett CoInc share dividends

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

Gannett CoInc share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Gannett CoInc's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.7101 up to $6.33. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Gannett CoInc's is 2.9316. This would suggest that Gannett CoInc's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Gannett CoInc overview

Gannett Co. , Inc. operates as a media and marketing solutions company in the United States. It operates through two segments, Publishing and Digital Marketing Solutions. The company's principal products include 253 daily newspapers with total paid circulation of approximately 2. 6 million and Sunday circulation of 3. 0 million; 308 weekly newspapers with total circulation of approximately 1.

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