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How to buy Grocery Outlet Holding stock

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Grocery Outlet Holding Corp is a grocery stores business based in the US. Grocery Outlet Holding shares (GO) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Grocery Outlet Holding employs 774 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Grocery Outlet Holding share price

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Grocery Outlet Holding shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-29.
52-week range$31.81 - $46.58
50-day moving average $37.56
200-day moving average $39.37
Wall St. target price$43.14
PE ratio 5052.4995
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.01

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Is Grocery Outlet Holding under- or over-valued?

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

Grocery Outlet Holding's P/E ratio

Grocery Outlet Holding's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5052x. In other words, Grocery Outlet Holding shares trade at around 5052x 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.

Grocery Outlet Holding's EBITDA

Grocery Outlet Holding's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $165.4 million.

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

Grocery Outlet Holding financials

Revenue TTM $3.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 3.43%
Gross profit TTM $973.3 million
Return on assets TTM 2.87%
Return on equity TTM 12.8%
Profit margin 3.4%
Book value $8.27
Market capitalisation $3.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Grocery Outlet Holding shares

There are currently 6.7 million Grocery Outlet Holding shares held short by investors – that's known as Grocery Outlet Holding's "short interest". This figure is 6.4% up from 6.3 million last month.

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

Grocery Outlet Holding's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Grocery Outlet Holding's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Grocery Outlet Holding shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Grocery Outlet Holding shares traded daily (recently around 704977.04402516). Grocery Outlet Holding's SIR currently stands at 9.54. In other words for every 100,000 Grocery Outlet Holding shares traded daily on the market, roughly 9540 shares are currently held short.

However Grocery Outlet Holding's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Grocery Outlet Holding shares, or, against the total number of tradable Grocery Outlet Holding shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Grocery Outlet Holding's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Grocery Outlet Holding shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.0866% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Grocery Outlet Holding shares, roughly 87 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 Grocery Outlet Holding.

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Grocery Outlet Holding share dividends

We're not expecting Grocery Outlet Holding to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Grocery Outlet Holding overview

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. owns and operates a network of independently operated stores in the United States. The company's stores offer products in various categories, such as dairy and deli, produce, floral, and fresh meat and seafood products, as well as grocery, general merchandise, health and beauty care, frozen foods, and beer and wine. As of January 2, 2021, it had 380 stores in California, Washington, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Idaho, and Nevada. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Emeryville, California. .

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