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Kewaunee Scientific Corporation is a furnishings, fixtures & appliances business based in the US. Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares (KEQU) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Kewaunee Scientific Corporation employs 912 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$143.9 million.
|Latest market close||USD$9.35|
|52-week range||USD$6.96 - USD$13.8825|
|50-day moving average||USD$9.4224|
|200-day moving average||USD$9.3044|
|Wall St. target price||USD$28|
|Dividend yield||USD$0.76 (4.75%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$0.186|
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|1 week (2021-01-11)||-20.83%|
|1 month (2020-12-18)||-8.42%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||3.89%|
|6 months (2020-07-17)||-4.10%|
|1 year (2020-01-17)||-25.65%|
|2 years (2019-01-18)||-71.24%|
|3 years (2018-01-18)||30|
|5 years (2016-01-15)||17.105|
Valuing Kewaunee Scientific Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 73x. In other words, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares trade at around 73x 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.
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$523,000.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$143.9 million|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$23.4 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-2.41%|
|Return on equity TTM||-8.99%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$29.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 3,306 Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 16.3% down from 3,950 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares can be evaluated.
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 5603.3898305085). Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's SIR currently stands at 0.59. In other words for every 100,000 Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 590 shares are currently held short.
However Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0015% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Kewaunee Scientific Corporation 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 Kewaunee Scientific Corporation.
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We're not expecting Kewaunee Scientific Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 7 January 1985. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Kewaunee Scientific Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.96 up to $13.8825. 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 Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's is 0.537. This would suggest that Kewaunee Scientific Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Kewaunee Scientific Corporation designs, manufactures, and installs laboratory, healthcare, and technical furniture products. The company operates in two segments, Domestic and International. Its products include steel, wood, laminate furniture, fume hoods, biological safety cabinets, laminar flow and ductless hoods, adaptable modular and column systems, moveable workstations and carts, epoxy resin worksurfaces, sinks, and accessories and related design services. The company's laboratory products are used in chemistry, physics, biology, and other general science laboratories in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, chemical, commercial, educational, government, and health care markets; technical products are used in facilities manufacturing computers and light electronics and by users of computer and networking furniture; and laminate caseworks that are used in educational, healthcare, and industrial applications. The company sells its products primarily through dealers, commissioned agents, and a national distributor, as well as through competitive bids submitted by the company and its subsidiaries in Singapore, India, and China. Kewaunee Scientific Corporation was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Statesville, North Carolina.
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