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How to buy Riot Blockchain stock

Learn how to easily invest in Riot Blockchain stock.

Riot Blockchain Inc (RIOT) is a leading software-application business based in the US. It opened the day at $32.71 after a previous close of $32.08. During the day the price has varied from a low of $32.69 to a high of $35.28. The latest price was $34.33 (25 minute delay). Riot Blockchain is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 8 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

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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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Riot Blockchain stock price (NASDAQ: RIOT)

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Riot Blockchain shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-08-20.
Open$32.71
High$35.28
Low$32.69
Close$34.33
Previous close$32.08
Change $2.25
Change % 7.0137%
Volume 11,635,876
Information last updated 2022-01-25.
52-week range$12.90 - $79.50
50-day moving average $27.50
200-day moving average $31.19
Wall St. target price$48.42
PE ratio 80.4787
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.19

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Riot Blockchain price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $34.33 from 2022-01-26

1 week (2022-01-19) 96.28%
1 month (2021-12-28) 45.16%
3 months (2021-10-24) N/A
6 months (2021-07-28) 4.16%
1 year (2021-01-28) 72.25%
2 years (2020-01-28) 2,520.61%
3 years (2019-01-28) 1,919.41%
5 years (2017-01-27) 1,003.86%

Is Riot Blockchain stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Riot Blockchain's P/E ratio

Riot Blockchain's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 80x. In other words, Riot Blockchain shares trade at around 80x 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.

Riot Blockchain's EBITDA

Riot Blockchain's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $11.6 million.

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

Riot Blockchain financials

Revenue TTM $127.6 million
Gross profit TTM $8.1 million
Return on assets TTM -1.35%
Return on equity TTM 3.72%
Profit margin 12.09%
Book value $7.92
Market capitalisation $1.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Riot Blockchain share dividends

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

Have Riot Blockchain's shares ever split?

Riot Blockchain's shares were split on a 1:8 basis on 30 March 2016. So if you had owned 8 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 Riot Blockchain shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 700% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Riot Blockchain shares which in turn could have impacted Riot Blockchain's share price.

Riot Blockchain share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Riot Blockchain's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.9 up to $79.5. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Riot Blockchain's is 4.1191. This would suggest that Riot Blockchain's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Riot Blockchain overview

Riot Blockchain, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, focuses on cryptocurrency mining operation in North America. The company primarily focuses on bitcoin mining. As of December 31, 2020, it operated a fleet of 7,043 miners. The company was formerly known as Bioptix, Inc. and changed its name to Riot Blockchain, Inc. in October 2017.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Riot Blockchain is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.572% of Riot Blockchain shares are held by insiders and 28.652% by institutions.
How many people work for Riot Blockchain?
Latest data suggests 8 work at Riot Blockchain.
When does the fiscal year end for Riot Blockchain?
Riot Blockchain's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Riot Blockchain based?
Riot Blockchain's address is: 202 6th Street, Castle Rock, CO, United States, 80104
What is Riot Blockchain's ISIN number?
Riot Blockchain's international securities identification number is: US7672921050
What is Riot Blockchain's CUSIP number?
Riot Blockchain's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 045346103

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