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How to buy Ingersoll Rand (IR) stock
Learn how to easily invest in Ingersoll Rand stock.
Ingersoll Rand Inc is a specialty industrial machinery business based in the US. Ingersoll Rand shares (IR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Ingersoll Rand employs 15,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
How to buy shares in Ingersoll Rand
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- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – IR – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
- 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.
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What's in this guide?
- IR shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is IR stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Can I short IR shares?
- Is IR suitable for ethical investing?
- Are IR shares over-valued?
- Ingersoll Rand's financials
- How volatile are IR shares?
- Does Ingersoll Rand pay a dividend?
- Have IR shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Ingersoll Rand stock price (NYSE: IR)Use our graph to track the performance of IR stocks over time.
Ingersoll Rand shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$49.21|
|52-week range||$31.01 - $52.12|
|50-day moving average||$48.03|
|200-day moving average||$47.77|
|Wall St. target price||$55.71|
|Dividend yield||$2.12 (4.36%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.21|
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Is it a good time to buy Ingersoll Rand stock?
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Ingersoll Rand price performance over time
|1 week (2021-07-17)||N/A|
|1 month (2021-06-28)||0.76%|
|3 months (2021-04-28)||-5.26%|
|6 months (2021-01-24)||N/A|
|1 year (2020-07-24)||N/A|
|2 years (2019-07-24)||N/A|
|3 years (2018-07-24)||N/A|
|5 years (2016-07-24)||N/A|
Is Ingersoll Rand under- or over-valued?
Valuing Ingersoll Rand stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Ingersoll Rand's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Ingersoll Rand's PEG ratio
Ingersoll Rand's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.829. 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 Ingersoll Rand's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Ingersoll Rand's EBITDA
Ingersoll Rand's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Ingersoll Rand's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Ingersoll Rand financials
|Revenue TTM||$5.6 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||8.08%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.6 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||1.81%|
|Return on equity TTM||1.32%|
|Market capitalisation||$20.3 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting Ingersoll Rand shares
There are currently 6.4 million Ingersoll Rand shares held short by investors – that's known as Ingersoll Rand's "short interest". This figure is 9.2% up from 5.9 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Ingersoll Rand shares can be evaluated.
Ingersoll Rand's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
Ingersoll Rand's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Ingersoll Rand shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Ingersoll Rand shares traded daily (recently around 2.1 million). Ingersoll Rand's SIR currently stands at 2.98. In other words for every 100,000 Ingersoll Rand shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2980 shares are currently held short.
However Ingersoll Rand's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Ingersoll Rand shares, or, against the total number of tradable Ingersoll Rand shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Ingersoll Rand's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Ingersoll Rand shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0165% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Ingersoll Rand shares, roughly 17 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 Ingersoll Rand.
Find out more about how you can short Ingersoll Rand stock.
Ingersoll Rand's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Ingersoll Rand.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Ingersoll Rand's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 22.68
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Ingersoll Rand's overall score of 22.68 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 26th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Ingersoll Rand is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Ingersoll Rand's environmental score
Environmental score: 7.64/100
Ingersoll Rand's environmental score of 7.64 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Ingersoll Rand is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Ingersoll Rand's social score
Social score: 16.22/100
Ingersoll Rand's social score of 16.22 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Ingersoll Rand is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Ingersoll Rand's governance score
Governance score: 10.33/100
Ingersoll Rand's governance score puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Ingersoll Rand is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Ingersoll Rand's controversy score
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Ingersoll Rand scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Ingersoll Rand has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||22.68|
|Total ESG percentile||26.32|
|Environmental score percentile||6|
|Social score percentile||6|
|Governance score percentile||6|
|Level of controversy||2|
Ingersoll Rand share dividends
We're not expecting Ingersoll Rand to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Ingersoll Rand's shares ever split?
Ingersoll Rand's shares were split on a 1252:1000 basis on 1 December 2013. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1252 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Ingersoll Rand shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 20.1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Ingersoll Rand shares which in turn could have impacted Ingersoll Rand's share price.
Ingersoll Rand share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Ingersoll Rand's shares have ranged in value from as little as $31.01 up to $52.12. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Ingersoll Rand's is 1.5195. This would suggest that Ingersoll Rand's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Ingersoll Rand overview
Ingersoll Rand Inc. provides various mission-critical air, fluid, energy, specialty vehicle and medical technologies in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through four segments: Industrial Technologies and Services; Precision and Science Technologies; Specialty Vehicle Technologies; and High Pressure Solutions segments. The company offers air and gas compression, vacuum and blower products, fluid transfer and management equipment, loading systems, power tools and lifting equipment, displacement pumps, liquid and precision syringe pumps, and compressors, as well as as well as aftermarket parts, consumables, and services. It also designs, manufactures, and markets golf, utility, and consumer low-speed vehicles, as well as integrated systems. The company's products are used in medical, laboratory, industrial manufacturing, water and wastewater, chemical processing, drilling, hydraulic fracturing, well servicing applications, precision irrigation, energy, food and beverage, agriculture, and automated liquid handling end-markets, as well as various manufacturing, industrial facilities applications, and other activities. It serves to various industries and sectors.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Ingersoll Rand is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.35% of Ingersoll Rand shares are held by insiders and 95.548% by institutions. How many people work for Ingersoll Rand?
Latest data suggests 15,900 work at Ingersoll Rand. When does the fiscal year end for Ingersoll Rand?
Ingersoll Rand's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Ingersoll Rand based?
Ingersoll Rand's address is: 800-A Beaty Street, Davidson, NC, United States, 28036 What is Ingersoll Rand's ISIN number?
Ingersoll Rand's international securities identification number is: US45687V1061 What is Ingersoll Rand's CUSIP number?
Ingersoll Rand's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 36555P107
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