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How to buy Points International stock

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Points International Ltd is an internet content & information business based in the US. Points International shares (PCOM) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Points International employs 265 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  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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Points International share price

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Points International shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-10.
52-week range$6.89 - $16.46
50-day moving average $14.93
200-day moving average $12.35
Wall St. target price$14.50
PE ratio 83.1667
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.12

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Is it a good time to buy Points International stock?

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Is Points International under- or over-valued?

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

Points International's P/E ratio

Points International's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 83x. In other words, Points International shares trade at around 83x 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.

Points International's PEG ratio

Points International's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.61. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Points International's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Points International's EBITDA

Points International's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $3.5 million.

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

Points International financials

Revenue TTM $217.4 million
Operating margin TTM 0.02%
Gross profit TTM $35 million
Return on assets TTM 0.02%
Return on equity TTM -14.4%
Profit margin -2.46%
Book value $2.70
Market capitalisation $209.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Points International shares

There are currently 6,322 Points International shares held short by investors – that's known as Points International's "short interest". This figure is 51.3% down from 12,989 last month.

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

Points International's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Points International's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Points International shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Points International shares traded daily (recently around 33273.684210526). Points International's SIR currently stands at 0.19. In other words for every 100,000 Points International shares traded daily on the market, roughly 190 shares are currently held short.

However Points International's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Points International shares, or, against the total number of tradable Points International shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Points International's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Points International shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Points International shares, roughly 0 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 Points International.

Find out more about how you can short Points International stock.

Points International share dividends

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

Have Points International's shares ever split?

Points International's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 1 February 2011. So if you had owned 10 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 Points International shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Points International shares which in turn could have impacted Points International's share price.

Points International share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Points International's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.89 up to $16.46. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PCOM.US volatility(beta: 1.97)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 Points International's is 1.9713. This would suggest that Points International's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Points International overview

Points International Ltd. provides e-commerce and technology services to loyalty program operators in the United States, Europe, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Loyalty Currency Retailing, Platform Partners, and Points Travel. The Loyalty Currency Retailing segment provides products and services designed to help loyalty program members unlock the value of their loyalty currency and accelerate the time to a reward, including buy, gift, transfer, reinstate, accelerator and status miles services. The Platform Partners segment offers various applications that are connected to and enabled by the functionality of the loyalty commerce platform (LCP); and provides loyalty programs, merchants, and other consumer service applications leverage the LCP to distribute loyalty currency and loyalty commerce transactions through multiple channels, including loyalty program, co-branded, and third-party channels. The Points Travel segment provides online travel bookings, including Points Travel and PointsHound services. The company is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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