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How to buy Kirklands stock

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Kirkland's, Inc is a specialty retail business based in the US. Kirklands shares (KIRK) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Kirklands employs 1,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$556.3 million.

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Kirklands Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: KIRK. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Kirklands reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Kirklands, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Kirklands. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Kirklands share price

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Kirklands shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-09-06.
52-week rangeUSD$0.56 - USD$13.58
50-day moving average USD$7.0474
200-day moving average USD$2.7622
Wall St. target priceUSD$4
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-1.005

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Is it a good time to buy Kirklands stock?

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Kirklands price performance over time

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Is Kirklands under- or over-valued?

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

Kirklands's PEG ratio

Kirklands's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.39. 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 Kirklands's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Kirklands's EBITDA

Kirklands's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$6.4 million.

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

Kirklands financials

Revenue TTM USD$556.3 million
Gross profit TTM USD$165.4 million
Return on assets TTM -4.22%
Return on equity TTM -53.95%
Profit margin -7.91%
Book value $4.27
Market capitalisation USD$99.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Kirklands shares

There are currently 1.7 million Kirklands shares held short by investors – that's known as Kirklands's "short interest". This figure is 5.8% up from 1.6 million last month.

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

Kirklands's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Kirklands's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Kirklands shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Kirklands shares traded daily (recently around 946828.96174863). Kirklands's SIR currently stands at 1.83. In other words for every 100,000 Kirklands shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1830 shares are currently held short.

However Kirklands's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Kirklands shares, or, against the total number of tradable Kirklands shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Kirklands's short interest could be expressed as 0.14% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Kirklands shares in existence, roughly 140 shares are currently held short) or 0.142% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Kirklands shares, roughly 142 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 Kirklands.

Find out more about how you can short Kirklands stock.

Kirklands share dividends

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

Kirklands share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kirklands's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.56 up to $13.58. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

KIRK.US volatility(beta: 1.88)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Kirklands's is 1.8779. This would suggest that Kirklands's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Kirklands overview

Kirkland's, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of home décor in the United States. The company's stores provide various merchandise, including holiday décor, furniture, ornamental wall décor, decorative accessories, art, textiles, mirrors, fragrance and accessories, lamps, artificial floral products, housewares, outdoor living items, gifts, and frames. Its stores also offer an assortment of holiday merchandise in seasonal periods. The company operates its stores under the Kirkland's, Kirkland's Home, Kirkland's Home Outlet, Kirkland's Outlet, and The Kirkland Collection names. As of March 19, 2020, it operated 432 stores in 36 states, as well as an e-commerce enabled Website, kirklands.com. Kirkland's, Inc. was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee.

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