How to buy New Fortress Energy stock - 13 April

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How to buy New Fortress Energy stock

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New Fortress Energy Inc is an utilities-regulated gas business based in the US. New Fortress Energy shares (NFE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. New Fortress Energy employs 231 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$451.6 million.

How to buy shares in New Fortress Energy

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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 New Fortress Energy. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: NFE. 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 New Fortress Energy 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 New Fortress Energy, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of New Fortress Energy. 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.

New Fortress Energy share price

Use our graph to track the performance of NFE stocks over time.

New Fortress Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-09.
52-week rangeUSD$10.0406 - USD$65.763
50-day moving average USD$47.3321
200-day moving average USD$46.9334
Wall St. target priceUSD$62.9
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield USD$0.2 (0.4%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-3.267

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Is it a good time to buy New Fortress Energy stock?

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Is New Fortress Energy under- or over-valued?

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

New Fortress Energy's EBITDA

New Fortress Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$2.1 million.

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

New Fortress Energy financials

Revenue TTM USD$451.6 million
Gross profit TTM USD$164.1 million
Return on assets TTM -1.29%
Return on equity TTM -69.25%
Profit margin -40.33%
Book value $2.101
Market capitalisation USD$8.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting New Fortress Energy shares

There are currently 2.0 million New Fortress Energy shares held short by investors – that's known as New Fortress Energy's "short interest". This figure is 13.3% down from 2.3 million last month.

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

New Fortress Energy's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

New Fortress Energy's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of New Fortress Energy shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of New Fortress Energy shares traded daily (recently around 420354.81171548). New Fortress Energy's SIR currently stands at 4.78. In other words for every 100,000 New Fortress Energy shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4780 shares are currently held short.

However New Fortress Energy's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of New Fortress Energy shares, or, against the total number of tradable New Fortress Energy shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case New Fortress Energy's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 New Fortress Energy shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.012% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable New Fortress Energy shares, roughly 12 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 New Fortress Energy.

Find out more about how you can short New Fortress Energy stock.

New Fortress Energy share dividends

We're not expecting New Fortress Energy to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

New Fortress Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, New Fortress Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as $10.0406 up to $65.763. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NFE.US volatility(beta: 1.74)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 New Fortress Energy's is 1.737. This would suggest that New Fortress Energy's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

New Fortress Energy overview

New Fortress Energy Inc. operates as an integrated gas-to-power infrastructure company, provides energy and development services to end-users worldwide. The company engages in the natural gas procurement and liquefaction; and shipping, logistics, facilities and conversion, or development of natural gas-fired power generation. It also supplies LNG. The company operates LNG storage and regasification facility at the Port of Montego Bay, Jamaica; marine LNG storage and regasification facility in Old Harbour, Jamaica; and landed micro-fuel handling facility in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as well as Miami facility. New Fortress Energy Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in New York, New York.

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