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How to buy Shift Technologies stock

Learn how to easily invest in Shift Technologies stock.

Shift Technologies Inc is a shell companies business based in the US. Shift Technologies shares (INSU) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Shift Technologies employs 350 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Shift Technologies

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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 – INSU – 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.

Shift Technologies stock price (NASDAQ: INSU)

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Shift Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-02-14.
52-week range$47.74 - $61.52
50-day moving average $11.66
200-day moving average $11.96
Wall St. target price$20.00
PE ratio 191.1475
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.06

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Is it a good time to buy Shift Technologies stock?

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Is Shift Technologies under- or over-valued?

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

Shift Technologies's P/E ratio

Shift Technologies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 191x. In other words, Shift Technologies shares trade at around 191x 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.

Shift Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $135.6 million
Gross profit TTM $-1,762,000
Return on assets TTM -0.89%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -52.23%
Book value $0.24
Market capitalisation $240.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Shift Technologies shares

There are currently 29,074 Shift Technologies shares held short by investors – that's known as Shift Technologies's "short interest". This figure is 51.3% up from 19,211 last month.

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

Shift Technologies's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Shift Technologies's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Shift Technologies shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Shift Technologies shares traded daily (recently around 290740). Shift Technologies's SIR currently stands at 0.1. In other words for every 100,000 Shift Technologies shares traded daily on the market, roughly 100 shares are currently held short.

However Shift Technologies's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Shift Technologies shares, or, against the total number of tradable Shift Technologies shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Shift Technologies's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Shift Technologies shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0019% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Shift Technologies shares, roughly 2 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 Shift Technologies.

Find out more about how you can short Shift Technologies stock.

Shift Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting Shift Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Shift Technologies overview

Shift Technologies, Inc. provides an online platform that allows people to buy and sell their new and used cars. The company offers sedans, hatchbacks, wagons, SUVs, vans, coupes, convertibles, and trucks. It also offers financing options. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in San Francisco, California with physical locations in San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Sacramento, California; and Portland, Oregon. .

Shift Technologies in the news

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Shift Technologies is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.421% of Shift Technologies shares are held by insiders and 55.788% by institutions.
How many people work for Shift Technologies?
Latest data suggests 350 work at Shift Technologies.
When does the fiscal year end for Shift Technologies?
Shift Technologies's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Shift Technologies based?
Shift Technologies's address is: 2525 16th St., San Francisco, CA, United States, 94103-4234
What is Shift Technologies's ISIN number?
Shift Technologies's international securities identification number is: US82452T1079
What is Shift Technologies's CUSIP number?
Shift Technologies's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 457867109

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