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How to buy Linx S-A stock | $6.87

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Linx S.A is a software-application business based in the US. Linx S-A shares (LINX) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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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 Linx S-A. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: LINX. 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 Linx S-A 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. At last close price of USD$6.87, 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 Linx S-A, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Linx S-A. 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.

Linx S-A share price

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Linx S-A shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-18.
Latest market closeUSD$6.87
52-week rangeUSD$2.83 - USD$9.0587
50-day moving average USD$7.1111
200-day moving average USD$6.3335
Wall St. target priceUSD$5.55
PE ratio 1490.807
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$0.2269

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Is it a good time to buy Linx S-A stock?

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Linx S-A price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.87 from 2021-01-11

1 week (2021-01-13) -3.78%
1 month (2020-12-19) N/A
3 months (2020-10-20) 2.54%
6 months (2020-07-20) 40.20%
1 year (2020-01-19) N/A
2 years (2019-01-19) N/A
3 years (2018-01-19) N/A
5 years (2016-01-19) N/A

Is Linx S-A under- or over-valued?

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

Linx S-A's P/E ratio

Linx S-A's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 1491x. In other words, Linx S-A shares trade at around 1491x 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.

Linx S-A financials

Gross profit TTM USD$516 million
Return on assets TTM 0.81%
Return on equity TTM -0.27%
Profit margin -0.55%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$1.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Linx S-A shares

There are currently 24,767 Linx S-A shares held short by investors – that's known as Linx S-A's "short interest". This figure is 11.3% down from 27,916 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Linx S-A shares can be evaluated.

Linx S-A's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Linx S-A's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Linx S-A shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Linx S-A shares traded daily (recently around 26920.652173913). Linx S-A's SIR currently stands at 0.92. In other words for every 100,000 Linx S-A shares traded daily on the market, roughly 920 shares are currently held short.

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

Find out more about how you can short Linx S-A stock.

Linx S-A share dividends

We're not expecting Linx S-A to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Linx S-A share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Linx S-A's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.83 up to $9.0587. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LINX.US volatility(beta: 0.68)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Linx S-A's is 0.6774. This would suggest that Linx S-A's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Linx S-A overview

Linx S.A., through its subsidiaries, provides management software solutions for the retail market in Brazil and internationally. It offers enterprise resource planning (ERP), and point of sale or point of service (POS) management software; and connectivity, electronic funds transfer, e-commerce, customer relationship management, order management system, and payment methods solutions. The company also provides telecommunication services, such as transmission of voice, data, image, and sound through services of network and circuit, telephony, and other systems, including the Internet. In addition, it offers technical support, advisory, and training services; and operates cloud platform. Further, the company develops and sells POS, automation software, and electronic payment solutions, as well as promotion engine for retail chains in the principal Latin American markets. Additionally, it offers Software as a Service solutions for micro and small retailers; and ERP solutions and services for footwear retail. The company was formerly known as LMI S.A. and changed its name to Linx S.A. in September 2004. Linx S.A. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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