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How to buy GlobalFoundries stock

Learn how to easily invest in GlobalFoundries stock.

Chipmaker GlobalFoundaries wrapped its initial public offering, raising $2.6 billion after selling 55 million shares at $47 each, the high end of its talked $42 to $47 range.

The offering gives the Malta, New York-based firm a $25 billion valuation.

Shares of GFS are set to commence trading on the Nasdaq later today.

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – GFS – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
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GlobalFoundries stock price (NASDAQ: GFS)

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GlobalFoundries shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-25.
Latest market close$43.06
52-week range$43.13 - $79.49
50-day moving average $52.92
200-day moving average $57.90
Wall St. target price$71.59
PE ratio 432.9245
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.11

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GlobalFoundries price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $43.06 from 2022-06-29

1 week (2022-06-23) -1.37%
1 month (2022-06-01) -25.91%
3 months (2022-04-01) -29.11%
6 months (2021-12-31) -33.72%
1 year (2021-06-27) N/A
2 years (2020-06-27) N/A
3 years (2019-06-27) N/A
5 years (2017-06-27) N/A

Is GlobalFoundries stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

GlobalFoundries's P/E ratio

GlobalFoundries's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 433x. In other words, GlobalFoundries shares trade at around 433x 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.

However, GlobalFoundries's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the semiconductors industry or those of similar companies.

GlobalFoundries's EBITDA

GlobalFoundries's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.9 billion.

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

To put GlobalFoundries's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.

GlobalFoundries financials

Revenue TTM $7.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 3.66%
Gross profit TTM $1 billion
Return on assets TTM 1.15%
Return on equity TTM 0.65%
Profit margin 0.77%
Book value $15.57
Market capitalisation $24.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

GlobalFoundries share dividends

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

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GlobalFoundries overview

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. operates as a semiconductor foundry worldwide. It manufactures integrated circuits, which enable various electronic devices that are pervasive. The company manufactures a range of semiconductor devices, including microprocessors, mobile application processors, baseband processors, network processors, radio frequency modems, microcontrollers, power management units, and microelectromechanical systems, as well as offers mainstream wafer fabrication services and technologies. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Malta, New York. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of GlobalFoundries is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.001% of GlobalFoundries shares are held by insiders and 101.928% by institutions.
How many people work for GlobalFoundries?
Latest data suggests 14,600 work at GlobalFoundries.
When does the fiscal year end for GlobalFoundries?
GlobalFoundries's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is GlobalFoundries based?
GlobalFoundries's address is: 400 Stonebreak Road Extension, Malta, NY, United States, 12020
What is GlobalFoundries's ISIN number?
GlobalFoundries's international securities identification number is: KYG393871085

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