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How to buy Steel Partners Holdings L-P stock

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Steel Partners Holdings L.P is a conglomerates business based in the US. Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares (SPLP) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Steel Partners Holdings L-P employs 4,300 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Steel Partners Holdings L-P share price

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Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-26.
52-week range$4.31 - $21.76
50-day moving average $15.20
200-day moving average $11.25
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 12.5182
Dividend yield N/A (7.72%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.65

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Is Steel Partners Holdings L-P under- or over-valued?

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

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's P/E ratio

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares trade at around 13x 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.

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's EBITDA

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $186.6 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Steel Partners Holdings L-P's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Steel Partners Holdings L-P financials

Revenue TTM $1.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 9.25%
Gross profit TTM $412 million
Return on assets TTM 2.42%
Return on equity TTM 16.6%
Profit margin 5.55%
Book value $23.33
Market capitalisation $470.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares

There are currently 70,624 Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares held short by investors – that's known as Steel Partners Holdings L-P's "short interest". This figure is 1.7% up from 69,471 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares can be evaluated.

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Steel Partners Holdings L-P's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares traded daily (recently around 25133.096085409). Steel Partners Holdings L-P's SIR currently stands at 2.81. In other words for every 100,000 Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2810 shares are currently held short.

However Steel Partners Holdings L-P's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares, or, against the total number of tradable Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Steel Partners Holdings L-P's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0065% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Steel Partners Holdings L-P shares, roughly 7 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 Steel Partners Holdings L-P.

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Steel Partners Holdings L-P share dividends

We're not expecting Steel Partners Holdings L-P to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Steel Partners Holdings L-P share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Steel Partners Holdings L-P's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.31 up to $21.76. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SPLP.US volatility(beta: 1.78)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 Steel Partners Holdings L-P's is 1.7805. This would suggest that Steel Partners Holdings L-P's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Steel Partners Holdings L-P overview

Steel Partners Holdings L. P. , through its subsidiaries, engages in industrial products, energy, defense, supply chain management, logistics, direct marketing, banking, and youth sports businesses worldwide. It operates through Diversified Industrial, Energy, and Financial Services segments. The company fabricates precious metals and alloys into brazing alloys; manufactures and sells seamless stainless steel tubing coils; fasteners, adhesives, and fastening systems for the commercial low slope roofing industry, as well as specialty fasteners for the building products industry; and woven substrates of fiberglass, quartz, carbon, and aramid materials for specialty applications. It also designs, manufactures, and markets power electronics and protection, motion control, power quality electromagnetic equipment, custom ball-screws, and gears and gearboxes used in medical, commercial and military aerospace, computer, datacom, industrial, specialty LED lighting, test and measurement, and telecom applications. In addition, the company provides meat-room blade products, repair services, and distributed products for the meat and deli departments of supermarkets, restaurants, and meat and fish processing plants, as well as for electrical saws and cutting equipment distributors; cutting blades for bakeries; and wood cutting blade products for the pallet manufacturing, pallet recycler, and portable saw mill industries.

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