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How to buy Live Ventures Incorporated stock | $32.91

Learn how to easily invest in Live Ventures Incorporated stock.

Live Ventures Incorporated is a specialty retail business based in the US. Live Ventures Incorporated shares (LIVE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Live Ventures Incorporated employs 850 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Live Ventures Incorporated stock price (NASDAQ: LIVE)

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Live Ventures Incorporated shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-24.
Latest market close$32.91
52-week range$9.90 - $75.25
50-day moving average $36.07
200-day moving average $43.32
Wall St. target price$49.62
PE ratio 3.9387
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $8.35

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Is it a good time to buy Live Ventures Incorporated stock?

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Live Ventures Incorporated price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $32.91 from 2021-10-25

1 week (2021-10-20) -2.14%
1 month (2021-09-27) -17.04%
3 months (2021-07-27) -48.57%
6 months (2021-04-27) 7.51%
1 year (2020-10-27) 203.02%
2 years (2019-10-25) 302.32%
3 years (2018-10-26) 360.28%
5 years (2016-10-27) 1,688.59%

Is Live Ventures Incorporated under- or over-valued?

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

Live Ventures Incorporated's P/E ratio

Live Ventures Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 4x. In other words, Live Ventures Incorporated shares trade at around 4x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Live Ventures Incorporated's EBITDA

Live Ventures Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $41.5 million.

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

Live Ventures Incorporated financials

Revenue TTM $263.3 million
Operating margin TTM 13.11%
Gross profit TTM $75.3 million
Return on assets TTM 12.17%
Return on equity TTM 52.47%
Profit margin 10.85%
Book value $43.31
Market capitalisation $55 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Live Ventures Incorporated shares

There are currently 12,840 Live Ventures Incorporated shares held short by investors – that's known as Live Ventures Incorporated's "short interest". This figure is 20.3% down from 16,102 last month.

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

Live Ventures Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Live Ventures Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Live Ventures Incorporated shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Live Ventures Incorporated shares traded daily (recently around 29181.818181818). Live Ventures Incorporated's SIR currently stands at 0.44. In other words for every 100,000 Live Ventures Incorporated shares traded daily on the market, roughly 440 shares are currently held short.

However Live Ventures Incorporated's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Live Ventures Incorporated shares, or, against the total number of tradable Live Ventures Incorporated shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Live Ventures Incorporated's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Live Ventures Incorporated shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0102% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Live Ventures Incorporated shares, roughly 10 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 Live Ventures Incorporated.

Find out more about how you can short Live Ventures Incorporated stock.

Live Ventures Incorporated share dividends

We're not expecting Live Ventures Incorporated to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Live Ventures Incorporated's shares ever split?

Live Ventures Incorporated's shares were split on a 1:6 basis on 7 December 2016. So if you had owned 6 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Live Ventures Incorporated shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 500% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Live Ventures Incorporated shares which in turn could have impacted Live Ventures Incorporated's share price.

Live Ventures Incorporated share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Live Ventures Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as $9.9 up to $75.25. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LIVE.US volatility(beta: 1.13)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 Live Ventures Incorporated's is 1.1302. This would suggest that Live Ventures Incorporated's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Live Ventures Incorporated overview

Live Ventures Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the flooring manufacturing, steel manufacturing, and retail businesses in the United States. The company's Flooring Manufacturing segment manufactures and sells carpets and rugs, and yarn products focusing on the residential, niche commercial, and hospitality end-markets; and resells hard surface flooring products. This segment serves flooring dealers, home centers, and other flooring manufacturers, as well as directly to end users. Its Steel Manufacturing segment manufactures and sells pre-finished de-carb free tool and die steel products, such as deluxe alloy plates, deluxe tool steel plates, precision ground flat stock products, and drill rods. This segment serves steel distributors and steel service centers. The company's Retail segment operates 62 specialty entertainment retail storefronts that offer entertainment products, including new and pre-owned movies, video games, and music products, as well as ancillary products, such as books, comics, toys, and collectibles. It buys, sells, and trades in new and pre-owned movies, music, video games, electronics, and collectibles through 35 Vintage Stock, 3 V-Stock, 13 Movie Trading company, and 11 EntertainMart retail locations in Missouri, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Arkansas, Utah, Colorado, Illinois, Idaho, and New Mexico, as well as sells new and used movies, video games, music, and toys through Website, vintagestock.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Live Ventures Incorporated is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 19.077% of Live Ventures Incorporated shares are held by insiders and 31.495% by institutions.
How many people work for Live Ventures Incorporated?
Latest data suggests 850 work at Live Ventures Incorporated.
When does the fiscal year end for Live Ventures Incorporated?
Live Ventures Incorporated's fiscal year ends in September.
Where is Live Ventures Incorporated based?
Live Ventures Incorporated's address is: 325 East Warm Springs Road, Las Vegas, NV, United States, 89119
What is Live Ventures Incorporated's ISIN number?
Live Ventures Incorporated's international securities identification number is: US5381423087
What is Live Ventures Incorporated's CUSIP number?
Live Ventures Incorporated's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 538142100

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