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How to buy Hertz Global stock

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Hertz Global Holdings, Inc is a rental & leasing services business based in the US. Hertz Global shares (HTZ) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Hertz Global employs 38,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Hertz Global

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  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – HTZ – 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.

Hertz Global share price

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Hertz Global shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-21.
52-week range$0.78 - $5.80
50-day moving average $1.49
200-day moving average $1.43
Wall St. target price$20.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.76

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Is it a good time to buy Hertz Global stock?

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Is Hertz Global under- or over-valued?

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

Hertz Global's EBITDA

Hertz Global's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $741 million.

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

Hertz Global financials

Revenue TTM $7.9 billion
Gross profit TTM $1.7 billion
Return on assets TTM -0.78%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -14.57%
Book value $3.58
Market capitalisation $278 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Hertz Global shares

There are currently 35.8 million Hertz Global shares held short by investors – that's known as Hertz Global's "short interest". This figure is 19.3% up from 30.0 million last month.

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

Hertz Global's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Hertz Global's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Hertz Global shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Hertz Global shares traded daily (recently around 8.9 million). Hertz Global's SIR currently stands at 4.01. In other words for every 100,000 Hertz Global shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4010 shares are currently held short.

However Hertz Global's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Hertz Global shares, or, against the total number of tradable Hertz Global shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Hertz Global's short interest could be expressed as 0.23% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Hertz Global shares in existence, roughly 230 shares are currently held short) or 0.3563% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Hertz Global shares, roughly 356 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 Hertz Global.

Find out more about how you can short Hertz Global stock.

Hertz Global share dividends

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

Have Hertz Global's shares ever split?

Hertz Global's shares were split on a 1151:1000 basis on 20 June 2019. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1151 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Hertz Global shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 13.1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Hertz Global shares which in turn could have impacted Hertz Global's share price.

Hertz Global share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Hertz Global's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.78 up to $5.8. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

HTZ.US volatility(beta: 1.74)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Hertz Global's is 1.7386. This would suggest that Hertz Global's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Hertz Global overview

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, provides airport and off airport vehicle rental and leasing services. It operates through three segments: U. S. Rental Car, International Rental Car, and All Other Operations. The company rents cars, vans, crossovers, and light trucks under the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty, Firefly, and Flexicar brands from approximately 12,400 corporate and franchisee locations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, the Middle East, and New Zealand. It rents vehicles on an hourly, daily, weekend, weekly, monthly, or multi-month basis.

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