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Taitron Components Incorporated is an electronics & computer distribution business based in the US. Taitron Components Incorporated shares (TAIT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Taitron Components Incorporated employs 16 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Taitron Components Incorporated share price

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Taitron Components Incorporated shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-23.
52-week range$2.15 - $5.39
50-day moving average $4.33
200-day moving average $3.47
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 17.931
Dividend yield $0.145 (3.53%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.23

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Is Taitron Components Incorporated under- or over-valued?

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

Taitron Components Incorporated's P/E ratio

Taitron Components Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 18x. In other words, Taitron Components Incorporated shares trade at around 18x 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.

Taitron Components Incorporated's EBITDA

Taitron Components Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.2 million.

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

Taitron Components Incorporated financials

Revenue TTM $6.7 million
Operating margin TTM 15.74%
Gross profit TTM $3.3 million
Return on assets TTM 4.73%
Return on equity TTM 10.43%
Profit margin 20.3%
Book value $2.62
Market capitalisation $24.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Taitron Components Incorporated shares

There are currently 1,011 Taitron Components Incorporated shares held short by investors – that's known as Taitron Components Incorporated's "short interest". This figure is 70.2% down from 3,388 last month.

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

Taitron Components Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Taitron Components Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Taitron Components Incorporated shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Taitron Components Incorporated shares traded daily (recently around 50550). Taitron Components Incorporated's SIR currently stands at 0.02. In other words for every 100,000 Taitron Components Incorporated shares traded daily on the market, roughly 20 shares are currently held short.

However Taitron Components Incorporated's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Taitron Components Incorporated shares, or, against the total number of tradable Taitron Components Incorporated shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Taitron Components Incorporated's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Taitron Components Incorporated shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0003% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Taitron Components Incorporated shares, roughly 0 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 Taitron Components Incorporated.

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Taitron Components Incorporated share dividends

44%

Dividend payout ratio: 44.37% of net profits

Recently Taitron Components Incorporated has paid out, on average, around 44.37% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.94% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Taitron Components Incorporated shareholders could enjoy a 3.94% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Taitron Components Incorporated's case, that would currently equate to about $0.145 per share.

While Taitron Components Incorporated's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Taitron Components Incorporated may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Taitron Components Incorporated's most recent dividend payout was on 25 February 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 February 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Taitron Components Incorporated share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Taitron Components Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.1458 up to $5.39. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

TAIT.US volatility(beta: 1.41)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 Taitron Components Incorporated's is 1.4076. This would suggest that Taitron Components Incorporated's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Taitron Components Incorporated overview

Taitron Components Incorporated engages in the supply of original designed and manufactured (ODM) electronic components, and distribution of brand name electronic components. It distributes discrete semiconductors, commodity integrated circuits, optoelectronic devices, and passive components. The company also provides value-added engineering and turn-key solutions focusing on providing contract electronic manufacturers (CEMs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with ODM products for their turn-key projects. It serves other electronic distributors, CEMs, and OEMs in the United States, South Korea, China, Taiwan, and internationally. The company has strategic alliances with Teamforce Co. Ltd. ; Grand Shine Management Limited; and Zowie Technology Corporation.

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