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How to buy Now stock

Learn how to easily invest in Now stock.

Now Inc is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. Now shares (DNOW) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Now employs 2,300 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Now

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  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – DNOW – 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.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
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Now stock price (NYSE: DNOW)

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Now shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-17.
Latest market close$9.37
52-week range$6.83 - $12.55
50-day moving average $10.81
200-day moving average $9.42
Wall St. target price$13.38
PE ratio 23.8329
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.41

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Is it a good time to buy Now stock?

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Now price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $9.37 from 2022-06-24

1 week (2022-06-17) -1.26%
1 month (2022-05-25) -11.69%
3 months (2022-03-25) -16.04%
6 months (2021-12-23) 9.46%
1 year (2021-06-25) -2.29%
2 years (2020-06-25) 12.35%
3 years (2019-06-25) 13.98
5 years (2017-06-23) 15.38

Is Now stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Now's P/E ratio

Now's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 24x. In other words, Now shares trade at around 24x 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.


Now's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $64 million.

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

Now financials

Revenue TTM $1.7 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.47%
Gross profit TTM $357 million
Return on assets TTM 2.46%
Return on equity TTM 6.26%
Profit margin 2.58%
Book value $6.74
Market capitalisation $1.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Now share dividends

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

Now share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Now's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.83 up to $12.55. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DNOW.US volatility(beta: 1.71)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 Now's is 1.7128. This would suggest that Now's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Now overview

NOW Inc. distributes downstream energy and industrial products for petroleum refining, chemical processing, LNG terminals, power generation utilities, and industrial manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers its products under the DistributionNOW and DNOW brand names. It provides consumable maintenance, repair, and operating supplies; pipes, valves, fittings, flanges, gaskets, fasteners, electrical products, instrumentations, artificial lift, pumping solutions, valve actuation and modular process, and measurement and control equipment; and mill supplies, tools, safety supplies, and personal protective equipment, as well as applied products and applications, such as artificial lift systems, coatings, and miscellaneous expendable items. The company also offers original equipment manufacturer equipment, including pumps, generator sets, air and gas compressors, dryers, blowers, mixers, and valves; modular oil and gas tank battery solutions; and application systems, work processes, parts integration, optimization solutions, and after-sales support services. In addition, it provides supply chain and materials management solutions that include procurement, inventory planning and management, and warehouse management, as well as solutions for logistics, point-of-issue technology, project management, business process, and performance metrics reporting services. The company serves customers through a network of approximately 180 locations in the upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors of the energy industry, including drilling contractors, well-servicing companies, independent and national oil and gas companies, midstream operators, and refineries, as well as petrochemical, chemical, utilities, and other downstream energy processors; and industrial and manufacturing companies.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Now is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.347% of Now shares are held by insiders and 97.557% by institutions.
How many people work for Now?
Latest data suggests 2,300 work at Now.
When does the fiscal year end for Now?
Now's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Now based?
Now's address is: 7402 North Eldridge Parkway, Houston, TX, United States, 77041
What is Now's ISIN number?
Now's international securities identification number is: US67011P1003
What is Now's CUSIP number?
Now's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 67011P100

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