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Stamps.com Inc is a software-application business based in the US. Stamps-com shares (STMP) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars.
|52-week range||USD$95.67 - USD$325.13|
|50-day moving average||USD$232.2806|
|200-day moving average||USD$230.3132|
|Wall St. target price||USD$345.75|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$9.37|
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Valuing Stamps-com stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Stamps-com's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Stamps-com's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 20x. In other words, Stamps-com shares trade at around 20x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Stamps-com's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.0924. 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 Stamps-com's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Stamps-com's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$224.3 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Stamps-com's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$758 million|
|Operating margin TTM||26.14%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$579.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||11.26%|
|Return on equity TTM||21.79%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$3.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 755,152 Stamps-com shares held short by investors – that's known as Stamps-com's "short interest". This figure is 25.6% down from 1.0 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Stamps-com shares can be evaluated.
Stamps-com's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Stamps-com shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Stamps-com shares traded daily (recently around 302060.8). Stamps-com's SIR currently stands at 2.5. In other words for every 100,000 Stamps-com shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2500 shares are currently held short.
However Stamps-com's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Stamps-com shares, or, against the total number of tradable Stamps-com shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Stamps-com's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Stamps-com shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0569% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Stamps-com shares, roughly 57 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 Stamps-com.
Find out more about how you can short Stamps-com stock.
We're not expecting Stamps-com to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Stamps-com's shares were split on a 1:2 basis on 12 May 2004. So if you had owned 2 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 Stamps-com shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 100% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Stamps-com shares which in turn could have impacted Stamps-com's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Stamps-com's shares have ranged in value from as little as $95.67 up to $325.13. 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 Stamps-com's is 0.3127. This would suggest that Stamps-com's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Stamps.com Inc. provides Internet-based mailing and shipping solutions in the United States and Europe. It operates through Stamps.com and MetaPack segments. The company offers mailing and shipping solutions to mail and ship various mail pieces and packages through the United States Postal Service (USPS) under the Stamps.com, Endicia, ShipEngine, ShipStation, ShipWorks, and ShippingEasy brands. Its solutions support various USPS mail classes, including First Class Mail, Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, Media Mail, Parcel Select, and others. The company's USPS mailing and shipping solutions enable users to print electronic postage directly onto envelopes, postcards, or labels using personal computing device, printer, and Internet connection. It also provides multi carrier shipping solutions under the MetaPack brand; mailing and shipping integration solutions comprising electronic postage for transactions to partners who manage the front-end process; branded insurance to insure mails or packages; and international postage solutions. In addition, the company offers customized postage solutions under the PhotoStamps brand, which allow consumers to turn digital photos, designs, or images into USPS-approved postage; and sells NetStamps labels, shipping labels, mailing labels, postage printers, scales, and other mailing and shipping-focused office supplies through its mailing and shipping supplies stores, as well as domestic and international shipping services. It serves individuals, small businesses, home offices, medium-size businesses, large enterprises, e-commerce merchants, large retailers, and warehouse shippers. The company was formerly known as StampMaster, Inc. and changed its name to Stamps.com Inc. in December 1998. Stamps.com Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in El Segundo, California.
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