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The Trade Desk, Inc is a software—application business based in the US. The Trade Desk shares (TTD) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. The Trade Desk employs 1,310 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$680.2 million.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, The Trade Desk's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was USD$605, which is 50.10% up on its pre-crash value of USD$301.9 and 344.85% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$136.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of The Trade Desk shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$644.85 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth USD$2,208.25.
|Latest market close||USD$605|
|52-week range||USD$136 - USD$652.65|
|50-day moving average||USD$512.4653|
|200-day moving average||USD$403.7568|
|Wall St. target price||USD$496.89|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$2.475|
The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.
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|1 week (2020-10-15)||0.83%|
|1 month (2020-09-22)||29.35%|
|3 months (2020-07-22)||36.47%|
|6 months (2020-04-22)||147.76%|
|1 year (2019-10-22)||218.74%|
|2 years (2018-10-22)||386.33%|
|3 years (2017-10-20)||850.96%|
|5 years (2015-10-18)||N/A|
Valuing The Trade Desk stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of The Trade Desk's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
The Trade Desk's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 244x. In other words, The Trade Desk shares trade at around 244x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
The Trade Desk's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 6.0199. 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 The Trade Desk's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
The Trade Desk's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$89.7 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a The Trade Desk's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$680.2 million|
|Operating margin TTM||10.23%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$504.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.82%|
|Return on equity TTM||19.12%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$28.6 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 4.1 million The Trade Desk shares held short by investors – that's known as The Trade Desk's "short interest". This figure is 4.9% down from 4.3 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting The Trade Desk shares can be evaluated.
The Trade Desk's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of The Trade Desk shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of The Trade Desk shares traded daily (recently around 1.1 million). The Trade Desk's SIR currently stands at 3.86. In other words for every 100,000 The Trade Desk shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3860 shares are currently held short.
However The Trade Desk's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of The Trade Desk shares, or, against the total number of tradable The Trade Desk shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case The Trade Desk's short interest could be expressed as 0.09% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 The Trade Desk shares in existence, roughly 90 shares are currently held short) or 0.0991% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable The Trade Desk shares, roughly 99 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 The Trade Desk.
Find out more about how you can short The Trade Desk stock.
We're not expecting The Trade Desk to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, The Trade Desk's shares have ranged in value from as little as $136 up to $652.65. 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 The Trade Desk's is 2.4256. This would suggest that The Trade Desk's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
The Trade Desk, Inc. operates as a technology company in the United States and internationally. The company operates a self-service cloud-based platform that allows buyers to create, manage, and optimize data-driven digital advertising campaigns in various advertising formats, including display, video, audio, native and social, and on various devices, such as computers, mobile devices, and connected TV. It also provides data and other value-added services, as well as platform features. The company serves advertising agencies and other service providers for advertisers. The Trade Desk, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Ventura, California.
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