How to buy SVMK stock - 14 April

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How to buy SVMK stock

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SVMK Inc is a software-application business based in the US. SVMK shares (SVMK) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. SVMK employs 1,367 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$375.6 million.

How to buy shares in SVMK

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for SVMK. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: SVMK. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until SVMK reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of SVMK, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of SVMK. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

SVMK share price

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SVMK shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-09.
52-week rangeUSD$12.93 - USD$28.12
50-day moving average USD$18.7647
200-day moving average USD$22.3818
Wall St. target priceUSD$28.18
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-1.346

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SVMK financials

Revenue TTM USD$375.6 million
Gross profit TTM USD$291.7 million
Return on assets TTM -6.06%
Return on equity TTM -28.25%
Profit margin -24.38%
Book value $2.408
Market capitalisation USD$2.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting SVMK shares

There are currently 3.6 million SVMK shares held short by investors – that's known as SVMK's "short interest". This figure is 1.4% down from 3.7 million last month.

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

SVMK's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

SVMK's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of SVMK shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of SVMK shares traded daily (recently around 1.9 million). SVMK's SIR currently stands at 1.92. In other words for every 100,000 SVMK shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1920 shares are currently held short.

However SVMK's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of SVMK shares, or, against the total number of tradable SVMK shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case SVMK's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 SVMK shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0378% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable SVMK shares, roughly 38 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 SVMK.

Find out more about how you can short SVMK stock.

SVMK share dividends

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

SVMK share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, SVMK's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.93 up to $28.12. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SVMK.US volatility(beta: 1.31)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 SVMK's is 1.3101. This would suggest that SVMK's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

SVMK overview

SVMK Inc. provides software solutions that help companies turn stakeholder feedback into action in the United States and internationally. It offers survey software products that enable customers to measure, benchmark, and act on stakeholder feedback; GetFeedback CX platform, which enables companies to engage and retain their customers based on the ability to continuously listen and act on digital feedback; GetFeedback Digital provides continuous and in-the-moment customer feedback from a company's website, web apps, and mobile apps; GetFeedback Direct that enables survey deployment to company's customers through email and SMS; and GetFeedback Complete, an end-to-end customer experience solution that combines GetFeedback Digital and GetFeedback Direct. The company also provides SurveyMonkey Audience, which enables organizations to collect and analyze real-time actionable data from targeted panelists; Expert solutions offers a suite of pre-built market research software modules, such as ad and video creative, product concept, packaging and logo design, brand name, and messaging and claims analysis for customers to test product and marketing concepts; TechValidate, a marketing content automation solution; SurveyMonkey Apply, an application management solution; and Wufoo that helps users create web and mobile forms, collect file uploads, and receive online payments. It serves financial services, internet, technology, healthcare, media and entertainment, consumer goods and retail, transportation and logistics, government agencies, manufacturing, energy, education, professional services, and non-profit organizations. The company was formerly known as SurveyMonkey Inc. and changed its name to SVMK Inc. in March 2013. SVMK Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

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