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How to buy IDEX Biometrics ASA stock | $20.01

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IDEX Biometrics ASA
- $1.04 ( - 4.94%)

IDEX Biometrics ASA is a software-application business based in the US. IDEX Biometrics ASA shares (IDBA) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. IDEX Biometrics ASA employs 97 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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IDEX Biometrics ASA stock price (NASDAQ: IDBA)

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IDEX Biometrics ASA shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-09.
Latest market close$20.01
52-week range$16.14 - $32.82
50-day moving average $21.00
200-day moving average $20.85
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.55

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IDEX Biometrics ASA price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $20.01 from 2021-10-15

1 week (2021-10-08) 0.50%
1 month (2021-09-17) -6.28%
3 months (2021-07-16) 2.05%
6 months (2021-04-16) -15.64%
1 year (2020-10-13) N/A
2 years (2019-10-13) N/A
3 years (2018-10-13) N/A
5 years (2016-10-13) N/A

IDEX Biometrics ASA financials

Revenue TTM $2.2 million
Gross profit TTM $820,000
Return on assets TTM -75.21%
Return on equity TTM -143.21%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $2.03
Market capitalisation $246.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting IDEX Biometrics ASA shares

There are currently 2,736 IDEX Biometrics ASA shares held short by investors – that's known as IDEX Biometrics ASA's "short interest". This figure is 679.5% up from 351 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting IDEX Biometrics ASA shares can be evaluated.

IDEX Biometrics ASA's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

IDEX Biometrics ASA's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of IDEX Biometrics ASA shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of IDEX Biometrics ASA shares traded daily (recently around 300). IDEX Biometrics ASA's SIR currently stands at 9.12. In other words for every 100,000 IDEX Biometrics ASA shares traded daily on the market, roughly 9120 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare IDEX Biometrics ASA's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However IDEX Biometrics ASA's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of IDEX Biometrics ASA shares, or, against the total number of tradable IDEX Biometrics ASA shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case IDEX Biometrics ASA's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 IDEX Biometrics ASA shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0003% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable IDEX Biometrics ASA shares, roughly 0 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 IDEX Biometrics ASA.

Find out more about how you can short IDEX Biometrics ASA stock.

IDEX Biometrics ASA share dividends

We're not expecting IDEX Biometrics ASA to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

IDEX Biometrics ASA share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, IDEX Biometrics ASA's shares have ranged in value from as little as $16.14 up to $32.82. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while IDEX Biometrics ASA's is 2.5791. This would suggest that IDEX Biometrics ASA's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

To put IDEX Biometrics ASA's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.

IDEX Biometrics ASA overview

IDEX Biometrics ASA engages in the design, development, and sale of fingerprint identification and authentication solutions in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia. The company offers IDEX Biometrics for the biometrics smart card market, including biometric fingerprint sensors for use in dual interface, contactless only, and contact only smart cards; biometric fingerprint modules for contact based smart cards; and on-card enrollment solutions for remote in-person enrollment. It primarily serves biometric payment card market, as well as offers its products and solutions for other markets, including access control, identification, healthcare, and the Internet of Things. The company was formerly known as Idex ASA and changed its name to IDEX Biometrics ASA in May 2019. IDEX Biometrics ASA was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of IDEX Biometrics ASA is owned by institutions?
Currently 0.014% of IDEX Biometrics ASA shares are held by institutions.
How many people work for IDEX Biometrics ASA?
Latest data suggests 97 work at IDEX Biometrics ASA.
When does the fiscal year end for IDEX Biometrics ASA?
IDEX Biometrics ASA's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is IDEX Biometrics ASA based?
IDEX Biometrics ASA's address is: Dronning Eufemias gate 16, Oslo, Norway, 0191
What is IDEX Biometrics ASA's ISIN number?
IDEX Biometrics ASA's international securities identification number is: US45173W1053

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