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How to buy JOANN stock

Learn how to easily invest in JOANN stock.

Joann Inc is a specialty retail business based in the US. JOANN shares (JOAN) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. JOANN employs 5,060 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.3 billion.

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JOANN stock price (NASDAQ: JOAN)

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JOANN shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-25.
Latest market close$6.84
52-week range$6.07 - $13.08
50-day moving average $8.84
200-day moving average $9.77
Wall St. target price$6.00
PE ratio 69.3636
Dividend yield $0.42 (5.47%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.11

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Is it a good time to buy JOANN stock?

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JOANN price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.84 from 2022-09-27

1 week (2022-09-20) -15.45%
1 month (2022-08-26) -15.03%
3 months (2022-06-28) -16.07%
6 months (2022-03-28) -43.09%
1 year (2021-09-28) -41.64%
2 years (2020-09-24) N/A
3 years (2019-09-24) N/A
5 years (2017-09-24) N/A

Is JOANN stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

JOANN's P/E ratio

JOANN's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 69x. In other words, JOANN shares trade at around 69x 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.

However, JOANN's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the specialty retail industry or those of similar companies.


JOANN's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $39 million.

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

To put JOANN's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.

JOANN financials

Revenue TTM $2.3 billion
Gross profit TTM $1.2 billion
Return on assets TTM -0.86%
Return on equity TTM -59.09%
Profit margin -2.41%
Book value $1.26
Market capitalisation $311.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

JOANN share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 46.74% of net profits

Recently JOANN has paid out, on average, around 46.74% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.47% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), JOANN shareholders could enjoy a 5.47% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In JOANN's case, that would currently equate to about $0.42 per share.

While JOANN's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that JOANN may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

JOANN's most recent dividend payout was on 23 September 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 8 September 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

JOANN's dividend payout ratio is perhaps best considered in relation to those of similar companies.

JOANN overview

JOANN Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of sewing and fabrics, and arts and crafts category products in the United States. Its products in sewing category include cotton fabrics; warm fabrics, such as fleece and flannel fabrics; home decorating and utility fabrics and accessories; fashion and sportswear fabrics; special occasion fabrics; seasonally themed and licensed fabric designs; and sewing construction supplies comprising cutting implements, threads, zippers, trims, tapes, pins, elastic, and buttons, as well as patterns for sewing projects. The company's products in arts and crafts, home décor, and other category consist of yarn and yarn accessories, and needlecraft kits and supplies; paper crafting components; craft materials; fine art materials; sewing machines, craft technology, lighting, irons, organizers, and other products; artificial floral products; seasonal décor and entertaining products; home décor accessories; ready-made frames; comprehensive assortment books and magazines; and non-merchandise services. JOANN Inc. offers its products through retail stores, as well as online. As of March 21, 2022, it operated 848 retail stores in 49 states.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of JOANN is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 5.249% of JOANN shares are held by insiders and 95.131% by institutions.
How many people work for JOANN?
Latest data suggests 5,060 work at JOANN.
When does the fiscal year end for JOANN?
JOANN's fiscal year ends in January.
Where is JOANN based?
JOANN's address is: 5555 Darrow Road, Hudson, OH, United States, 44236
What is JOANN's ISIN number?
JOANN's international securities identification number is: US47768J1016

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