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How to buy Phunware stock

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Phunware, Inc is a software-application business based in the US. Phunware shares (PHUN) are listed on the PINK and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Phunware employs 93 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$10.7 million.

How to buy shares in Phunware

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  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 Phunware. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: PHUN. 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 Phunware 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 Phunware, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Phunware. 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.

Phunware share price

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Phunware shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-02-24.
52-week rangeUSD$0.54 - USD$3.338
50-day moving average USD$1.9394
200-day moving average USD$1.1664
Wall St. target priceUSD$2.9
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.452

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Phunware financials

Revenue TTM USD$10.7 million
Gross profit TTM USD$10.1 million
Return on assets TTM -28.48%
Return on equity TTM -2386.23%
Profit margin -186.72%
Book value $0.012
Market capitalisation USD$118.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Phunware shares

There are currently 3.5 million Phunware shares held short by investors – that's known as Phunware's "short interest". This figure is 10.2% up from 3.2 million last month.

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

Phunware's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Phunware's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Phunware shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Phunware shares traded daily (recently around 15.4 million). Phunware's SIR currently stands at 0.23. In other words for every 100,000 Phunware shares traded daily on the market, roughly 230 shares are currently held short.

However Phunware's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Phunware shares, or, against the total number of tradable Phunware shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Phunware's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Phunware shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.0814% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Phunware shares, roughly 81 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 Phunware.

Find out more about how you can short Phunware stock.

Phunware share dividends

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

Phunware share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Phunware's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.54 up to $3.338. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (PINK average) beta is 1, while Phunware's is 16.5878. This would suggest that Phunware's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Phunware overview

Phunware, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides multiscreen-as-a-service (MaaS) enterprise cloud platform for mobile devices worldwide. Its platform enables brands to engage, manage, and monetize their mobile application portfolios. The company offers platforms as software-as-a-service, application transactions media, and data licensing. Its product portfolio comprises enterprise mobile software, including content management, location-based services, marketing automation, business intelligence and analytics, alerts, notifications and messaging, audience engagement, and audience monetization, as well as vertical solutions, which are off-the-shelf, iOS-, and Android-based mobile application portfolios, solutions, and services; and cryptonetworking, as well as MaaS software application frameworks that pre-integrates all of its MaaS software ingredients for use within mobile application portfolios, solutions, and services. The company also offers application transactions for mobile audience building, user acquisition application discovery, audience engagement, and audience monetization, which includes re-occurring and one-time transactional media purchases through insertion orders. In addition, it provides data, including re-occurring and one-time application transaction media campaigns and recurring data licensing for one-to-one, indoor and outdoor, and consumer targeting across global position system, high-and low-density Wifi, and physical and virtual beacons. The company has partnership with GAIN Innovation for government contract bids in Texas. Phunware, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

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