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How to buy Mister Car Wash stock | $17.32

Learn how to easily invest in Mister Car Wash stock.

Mister Car Wash Inc. is a personal services business based in the US. Mister Car Wash shares (MCW) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Mister Car Wash employs 6,288 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – MCW – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Mister Car Wash stock price (NYSE: MCW)

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Mister Car Wash shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-11.
Latest market close$17.32
52-week range$17.20 - $24.49
50-day moving average $18.37
200-day moving average $19.78
Wall St. target price$23.88
PE ratio 146.5195
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Is it a good time to buy Mister Car Wash stock?

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Mister Car Wash price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $17.32 from 2021-10-15

1 week (2021-10-08) -4.10%
1 month (2021-09-17) -3.51%
3 months (2021-07-16) -16.69%
6 months (2021-04-13) N/A
1 year (2020-10-13) N/A
2 years (2019-10-13) N/A
3 years (2018-10-13) N/A
5 years (2016-10-13) N/A

Is Mister Car Wash under- or over-valued?

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

Mister Car Wash's P/E ratio

Mister Car Wash's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 147x. In other words, Mister Car Wash shares trade at around 147x 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, Mister Car Wash's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the personal services industry or those of similar companies.

Mister Car Wash's EBITDA

Mister Car Wash's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $24.6 million.

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

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

Mister Car Wash financials

Revenue TTM $690.4 million
Gross profit TTM $159.8 million
Return on assets TTM 0%
Return on equity TTM -9999999%
Profit margin -3.68%
Book value $1.94
Market capitalisation $5.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Mister Car Wash shares

There are currently 2.0 million Mister Car Wash shares held short by investors – that's known as Mister Car Wash's "short interest". This figure is 40.4% up from 1.4 million last month.

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

Mister Car Wash's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Mister Car Wash's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Mister Car Wash shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Mister Car Wash shares traded daily (recently around 1.2 million). Mister Car Wash's SIR currently stands at 1.68. In other words for every 100,000 Mister Car Wash shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1680 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare Mister Car Wash's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However Mister Car Wash's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Mister Car Wash shares, or, against the total number of tradable Mister Car Wash shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Mister Car Wash's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Mister Car Wash shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0286% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Mister Car Wash shares, roughly 29 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 Mister Car Wash.

Find out more about how you can short Mister Car Wash stock.

Mister Car Wash share dividends

We're not expecting Mister Car Wash to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

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Mister Car Wash overview

Mister Car Wash, Inc. provides conveyorized car wash services in the United States. It offers express exterior and interior cleaning services. As of March 31, 2021, it operated 344 car wash locations in 21 states, which include 263 express exterior locations and 81 interior cleaning locations. The company was formerly known as Hotshine Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Mister Car Wash, Inc. in March 2021.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Mister Car Wash is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.392% of Mister Car Wash shares are held by insiders and 96.535% by institutions.
How many people work for Mister Car Wash?
Latest data suggests 6,288 work at Mister Car Wash.
When does the fiscal year end for Mister Car Wash?
Mister Car Wash's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Mister Car Wash based?
Mister Car Wash's address is: 222 East 5th Street, Tucson, AZ, United States, 85705
What is Mister Car Wash's ISIN number?
Mister Car Wash's international securities identification number is: US60646V1052

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