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How to buy Shockwave Medical stock

Learn how to easily invest in Shockwave Medical stock.

Shockwave Medical is a medical devices business based in the US. Shockwave Medical shares (SWAV) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Shockwave Medical employs 1,001 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $616.6 million.

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Shockwave Medical stock price (NASDAQ: SWAV)

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Shockwave Medical shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-09-17.
Latest market close$194.49
52-week range$172.50 - $320.54
50-day moving average $252.33
200-day moving average $238.15
Wall St. target price$284.89
PE ratio 34.3756
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $6.47

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Is it a good time to buy Shockwave Medical stock?

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Shockwave Medical price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $194.485 from 2023-09-22

1 week (2023-09-18) -7.92%
1 month (2023-08-25) -9.32%
3 months (2023-06-23) -33.54%
6 months (2023-03-24) -9.22%
1 year (2022-09-23) -22.85%
2 years (2021-09-24) -12.61%
3 years (2020-09-25) 170.31%
5 years (2018-09-21) N/A

Is Shockwave Medical stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Shockwave Medical financials

Revenue TTM $616.6 million
Operating margin TTM 24.55%
Gross profit TTM $424.7 million
Return on assets TTM 15.72%
Return on equity TTM 52.91%
Profit margin 39.56%
Book value $16.80
Market Capitalization $8.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shockwave Medical share dividends

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

Shockwave Medical share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Shockwave Medical's shares have ranged in value from as little as $172.5 up to $320.54. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SWAV.US volatility(beta: 0.94)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 Shockwave Medical's is 0.9442. This would suggest that Shockwave Medical's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Shockwave Medical overview

ShockWave Medical, Inc. , a medical device company, develops intravascular lithotripsy (IVL) technology for the treatment of calcified plaque in patients with peripheral and coronary vascular, and heart valve diseases in the United States and internationally. The company offers products for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD), including M5 IVL catheter and M5+ IVL catheter, which are five-emitter catheters for use in our IVL system in medium-diameter vessels; S4 IVL catheter, a four-emitter catheter for use in IVL system in small-diameter vessels; and L6 IVL catheter, a six-emitter catheter for use in IVL System in large diameter vessels. It also provides product for the treatment of coronary artery disease, such as C2 IVL catheter and C2+IVL catheter that are two-emitter catheters for use in IVL system. It serves interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons, and interventional radiologists through sales representatives and managers, and distributors. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Shockwave Medical is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.175% of Shockwave Medical shares are held by insiders and 93.287% by institutions.
How many people work for Shockwave Medical?
Latest data suggests 1,001 work at Shockwave Medical.
When does the fiscal year end for Shockwave Medical?
Shockwave Medical's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Shockwave Medical based?
Shockwave Medical's address is: 5403 Betsy Ross Drive, Santa Clara, CA, United States, 95054
What is Shockwave Medical's ISIN number?
Shockwave Medical's international securities identification number is: US82489T1043
What is Shockwave Medical's CUSIP number?
Shockwave Medical's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 82489T104

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