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How to buy RTW Retailwinds stock

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RTW Retailwinds, Inc is an apparel retail business based in the US. RTW Retailwinds shares (RTW) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. RTW Retailwinds employs 1,413 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$827 million.

How to buy shares in RTW Retailwinds

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

RTW Retailwinds share price

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RTW Retailwinds shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
52-week rangeUSD$0.14 - USD$2.28
50-day moving average USD$0.0265
200-day moving average USD$0.063
Wall St. target priceUSD$2
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.182

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Is it a good time to buy RTW Retailwinds stock?

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Is RTW Retailwinds under- or over-valued?

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

RTW Retailwinds's EBITDA

RTW Retailwinds's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$3.7 million.

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

RTW Retailwinds financials

Revenue TTM USD$827 million
Gross profit TTM USD$310.5 million
Return on assets TTM -6.4%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -7.45%
Book value $0.249
Market capitalisation USD$16.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting RTW Retailwinds shares

There are currently 4.6 million RTW Retailwinds shares held short by investors – that's known as RTW Retailwinds's "short interest". This figure is 47.1% up from 3.1 million last month.

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

RTW Retailwinds's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

RTW Retailwinds's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of RTW Retailwinds shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of RTW Retailwinds shares traded daily (recently around 11.0 million). RTW Retailwinds's SIR currently stands at 0.42. In other words for every 100,000 RTW Retailwinds shares traded daily on the market, roughly 420 shares are currently held short.

However RTW Retailwinds's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of RTW Retailwinds shares, or, against the total number of tradable RTW Retailwinds shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case RTW Retailwinds's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 RTW Retailwinds shares in existence, roughly 70 shares are currently held short) or 0.1436% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable RTW Retailwinds shares, roughly 144 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 RTW Retailwinds.

Find out more about how you can short RTW Retailwinds stock.

RTW Retailwinds share dividends

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

RTW Retailwinds share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, RTW Retailwinds's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.14 up to $2.28. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

RTW.US volatility(beta: 2.11)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 RTW Retailwinds's is 2.1109. This would suggest that RTW Retailwinds's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

RTW Retailwinds overview

RTW Retailwinds, Inc. operates as a specialty women's omni-channel retailer with a multi-brand lifestyle platform in the United States. It offers a merchandise assortment, including wear-to-work, casual apparel, and accessories comprising pants, dresses, jackets, knit tops, blouses, sweaters, denims, T-shirts, active wear, handbags, jewelry, and shoes under the New York & Company, NY&C, Soho New York & Company Jeans, Lerner, Fashion to Figure, and FTF brand names for women between the ages of 25 and 49. The company sells its merchandise through a network of its retail and outlet locations, as well as online at,,, and As of February 1, 2020, it operated 387 retail and outlet locations in 33 states. The company was formerly known as New York & Company, Inc. and changed its name to RTW Retailwinds, Inc. in November 2018. RTW Retailwinds, Inc. was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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