How to buy Harbor Custom Development stock - 17 April

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How to buy Harbor Custom Development stock

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Harbor Custom Development, Inc is a real estate-development business based in the US. Harbor Custom Development shares (HCDI) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Harbor Custom Development employs 40 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$50.4 million.

How to buy shares in Harbor Custom Development

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Harbor Custom Development. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: HCDI. 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 Harbor Custom Development 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 Harbor Custom Development, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Harbor Custom Development. 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.

Harbor Custom Development share price

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Harbor Custom Development shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-16.
52-week rangeUSD$2.62 - USD$8.362
50-day moving average USD$3.2129
200-day moving average USD$4.101
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 118.1539
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Is it a good time to buy Harbor Custom Development stock?

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Is Harbor Custom Development under- or over-valued?

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

Harbor Custom Development's P/E ratio

Harbor Custom Development's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 118x. In other words, Harbor Custom Development shares trade at around 118x 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.

Harbor Custom Development's EBITDA

Harbor Custom Development's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$214,100.

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

Harbor Custom Development financials

Revenue TTM USD$50.4 million
Gross profit TTM USD$2 million
Return on assets TTM -6.67%
Return on equity TTM -144.98%
Profit margin -7.01%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$45.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Harbor Custom Development shares

There are currently 129,149 Harbor Custom Development shares held short by investors – that's known as Harbor Custom Development's "short interest". This figure is 35.4% down from 199,827 last month.

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

Harbor Custom Development's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Harbor Custom Development's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Harbor Custom Development shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Harbor Custom Development shares traded daily (recently around 645745). Harbor Custom Development's SIR currently stands at 0.2. In other words for every 100,000 Harbor Custom Development shares traded daily on the market, roughly 200 shares are currently held short.

However Harbor Custom Development's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Harbor Custom Development shares, or, against the total number of tradable Harbor Custom Development shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Harbor Custom Development's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Harbor Custom Development shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0108% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Harbor Custom Development shares, roughly 11 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 Harbor Custom Development.

Find out more about how you can short Harbor Custom Development stock.

Harbor Custom Development share dividends

We're not expecting Harbor Custom Development to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Harbor Custom Development overview

Harbor Custom Development, Inc. engages in the real estate development business in Western Washington's Puget Sound region. The company undertakes projects, such as residential lots, home communities, and single family and multi-family properties. It is involved in the land development cycle activities, including land acquisition, entitlements, construction of project infrastructure, home building, marketing, sales, and management of various residential projects. The company was formerly known as Harbor Custom Homes, Inc. and changed its name to Harbor Custom Development, Inc. in August 2019.

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