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How to buy Snowflake stock | $269.49

Learn how to easily invest in Snowflake stock.

Snowflake Inc. (SNOW) is a leading software-application business based in the US. It opened the day at $250.00 after a previous close of $250.30. During the day the price has varied from a low of $249.88 to a high of $271.89. The latest price was $269.49 (25 minute delay). Snowflake is listed on the NYSE and employs 3,260 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Snowflake

  1. Compare share trading platforms.Use our comparison table to help you find a platform that fits you.
  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – SNOW – 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.

Snowflake stock price (NYSE: SNOW)

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Snowflake shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Open$250.00
High$271.89
Low$249.88
Close$269.49
Previous close$250.30
Change $19.19
Change % 7.6668%
Volume 9,866,510
Information last updated 2021-09-18.
52-week range$184.71 - $429.00
50-day moving average $292.94
200-day moving average $250.45
Wall St. target price$320.91
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.92

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Is it a good time to buy Snowflake stock?

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Snowflake price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $269.49 from 2021-09-21

1 week (2021-09-15) -16.84%
1 month (2021-08-20) 1.06%
3 months (2021-06-22) 8.10%
6 months (2021-03-22) 22.08%
1 year (2020-09-22) 14.60%
2 years (2019-09-18) N/A
3 years (2018-09-18) N/A
5 years (2016-09-18) N/A

Snowflake financials

Revenue TTM $851.2 million
Gross profit TTM $349.5 million
Return on assets TTM -12.98%
Return on equity TTM -26.56%
Profit margin -89.38%
Book value $16.52
Market capitalisation $97.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Snowflake shares

There are currently 10.9 million Snowflake shares held short by investors – that's known as Snowflake's "short interest". This figure is 3.3% down from 11.3 million last month.

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

Snowflake's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Snowflake's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Snowflake shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Snowflake shares traded daily (recently around 4.9 million). Snowflake's SIR currently stands at 2.21. In other words for every 100,000 Snowflake shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2210 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare Snowflake's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However Snowflake's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Snowflake shares, or, against the total number of tradable Snowflake shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Snowflake's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Snowflake shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0542% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Snowflake shares, roughly 54 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 Snowflake.

Find out more about how you can short Snowflake stock.

Snowflake share dividends

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

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Snowflake overview

Snowflake Inc. provides cloud-based data platform in the United States and internationally. The company's platform offers Data Cloud, an ecosystem that enables customers to consolidate data into a single source of truth to drive meaningful business insights, build data-driven applications, and share data. Its platform is used by various organizations of various sizes in a range of industries. The company was formerly known as Snowflake Computing, Inc. and changed its name to Snowflake Inc. in April 2019.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Snowflake is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 5.006% of Snowflake shares are held by insiders and 62.189% by institutions.
How many people work for Snowflake?
Latest data suggests 3,260 work at Snowflake.
When does the fiscal year end for Snowflake?
Snowflake's fiscal year ends in January.
Where is Snowflake based?
Snowflake's address is: 450 Concar Drive, San Mateo, CA, United States, 94402
What is Snowflake's ISIN number?
Snowflake's international securities identification number is: US8334451098
What is Snowflake's CUSIP number?
Snowflake's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 46090K109

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