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How to buy ShotSpotter stock

Learn how to easily invest in ShotSpotter stock.

ShotSpotter Inc is a software-application business based in the US. ShotSpotter shares (SSTI) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. ShotSpotter employs 157 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in ShotSpotter

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  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – SSTI – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  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.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

ShotSpotter stock price (NASDAQ: SSTI)

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ShotSpotter shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$26.28
52-week range$26.80 - $53.97
50-day moving average $32.84
200-day moving average $37.98
Wall St. target price$48.67
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.12

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Is it a good time to buy ShotSpotter stock?

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ShotSpotter price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $26.28 from 2022-01-20

1 week (2022-01-13) -6.01%
1 month (2021-12-18) N/A
3 months (2021-10-18) N/A
6 months (2021-07-22) -45.31%
1 year (2021-01-22) -45.81%
2 years (2020-01-22) -9.19%
3 years (2019-01-22) 42.03
5 years (2017-01-18) N/A

Is ShotSpotter stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

ShotSpotter's PEG ratio

ShotSpotter's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.679. 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 ShotSpotter's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

ShotSpotter's EBITDA

ShotSpotter's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $6.2 million.

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

ShotSpotter financials

Revenue TTM $56.8 million
Gross profit TTM $27.2 million
Return on assets TTM -0.45%
Return on equity TTM -4.06%
Profit margin -2.36%
Book value $3.02
Market capitalisation $327.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

ShotSpotter share dividends

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

ShotSpotter share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, ShotSpotter's shares have ranged in value from as little as $26.803 up to $53.97. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SSTI.US volatility(beta: 1.28)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 ShotSpotter's is 1.2762. This would suggest that ShotSpotter's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

ShotSpotter overview

ShotSpotter, Inc. provides precision-policing and security solutions for law enforcement and security personnel in the United States, South Africa, and the Bahamas. Its solutions include ShotSpotter Respond, a public safety solution, which serves cities and municipalities to identify, locate, and deter gun violence by incorporating a real-time gunshot detection system into their policing systems; and ShotSpotter Connect, a patrol management software to help plan directed patrols and tactics for crime deterrence. The company also provides ShotSpotter SecureCampus and ShotSpotter SiteSecure that helps the law enforcement and security personnel serving universities, corporate campuses, big-box retail, malls, and key infrastructure or transportation centers to mitigate risk and enhance security by notifying authorities of a outdoor gunfire incident and saving minutes for first responders to arrive. In addition, it offers ShotSpotter Investigate, a cloud-based investigative platform to help law enforcement agencies modernize every phase of an investigation and accelerate case work with easy-to-use software tools. Further, it provides ShotSpotter Labs, a technology to adapt and extend commercial technology to address significant wildlife and environmental issues. The company sells its solutions through its direct sales teams.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of ShotSpotter is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 27.458% of ShotSpotter shares are held by insiders and 63.176% by institutions.
How many people work for ShotSpotter?
Latest data suggests 157 work at ShotSpotter.
When does the fiscal year end for ShotSpotter?
ShotSpotter's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is ShotSpotter based?
ShotSpotter's address is: 7979 Gateway Boulevard, Newark, CA, United States, 94560
What is ShotSpotter's ISIN number?
ShotSpotter's international securities identification number is: US82536T1079
What is ShotSpotter's CUSIP number?
ShotSpotter's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 82536T107

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