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How to buy Golar LNG stock | $12.7

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Golar LNG Limited
-$0.18 (-1.31%)

Golar LNG Limited is an oil & gas midstream business based in the US. Golar LNG shares (GLNG) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Golar LNG employs 1,703 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Golar LNG stock price (NASDAQ: GLNG)

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Golar LNG shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-01.
Latest market close$12.70
52-week range$5.67 - $15.12
50-day moving average $12.65
200-day moving average $11.36
Wall St. target price$17.89
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-3.98

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Is it a good time to buy Golar LNG stock?

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Golar LNG price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $12.7 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-06-28) -4.15%
1 month (2021-06-07) 0.24%
3 months (2021-04-05) 18.58%
6 months (2021-01-05) 28.48%
1 year (2020-07-03) N/A
2 years (2019-07-05) -29.91%
3 years (2018-07-05) 29.78
5 years (2016-07-05) 15.58

Is Golar LNG under- or over-valued?

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

Golar LNG's PEG ratio

Golar LNG's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.02. 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 Golar LNG's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


Golar LNG's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $276.8 million.

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

Golar LNG financials

Revenue TTM $441.9 million
Operating margin TTM 38.39%
Gross profit TTM $308.2 million
Return on assets TTM 2.39%
Return on equity TTM -2.74%
Profit margin -32.57%
Book value $11.95
Market capitalisation $1.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Golar LNG shares

There are currently 4.5 million Golar LNG shares held short by investors – that's known as Golar LNG's "short interest". This figure is 4.9% up from 4.3 million last month.

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

Golar LNG's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Golar LNG's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Golar LNG shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Golar LNG shares traded daily (recently around 1.8 million). Golar LNG's SIR currently stands at 2.53. In other words for every 100,000 Golar LNG shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2530 shares are currently held short.

However Golar LNG's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Golar LNG shares, or, against the total number of tradable Golar LNG shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Golar LNG's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Golar LNG shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.046% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Golar LNG shares, roughly 46 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 Golar LNG.

Find out more about how you can short Golar LNG stock.

Golar LNG share dividends

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

Golar LNG share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Golar LNG's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.665 up to $15.1246. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

GLNG.US volatility(beta: 0.95)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 Golar LNG's is 0.9489. This would suggest that Golar LNG's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Golar LNG overview

Golar LNG Limited provides infrastructure for the liquefaction, transportation, and regasification of LNG. It operates through Shipping, FLNG, and Power segments. The company engages in the acquisition, ownership, operation, and chartering of LNG carriers, Floating Liquefaction Natural Gas Vessel (FLNG), and floating storage regasification units (FSRUs), as well as operates external vessels. As of April 16, 2021, it operated ten LNG carriers, one FSRU, and two FLNGs. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Golar LNG is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 11.933% of Golar LNG shares are held by insiders and 73.85% by institutions.
How many people work for Golar LNG?
Latest data suggests 1,703 work at Golar LNG.
When does the fiscal year end for Golar LNG?
Golar LNG's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Golar LNG based?
Golar LNG's address is: S.E. Pearman Building, Hamilton, Bermuda, HM 11
What is Golar LNG's ISIN number?
Golar LNG's international securities identification number is: BMG9456A1009
What is Golar LNG's CUSIP number?
Golar LNG's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: G9456A100

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