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Unique Fabricating, Inc is an auto parts business based in the US. Unique Fabricating shares (UFAB) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Unique Fabricating employs 988 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$120.9 million.

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  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$5.11, 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 Unique Fabricating, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Unique Fabricating. 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.

Unique Fabricating share price

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Unique Fabricating shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-10.
Latest market closeUSD$5.11
52-week rangeUSD$1.443 - USD$5.45
50-day moving average USD$4.0212
200-day moving average USD$3.4464
Wall St. target priceUSD$5.5
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield USD$0.2 (6.02%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.76

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Is it a good time to buy Unique Fabricating stock?

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Unique Fabricating price performance over time

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Is Unique Fabricating under- or over-valued?

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

Unique Fabricating's PEG ratio

Unique Fabricating's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.46. 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 Unique Fabricating's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Unique Fabricating's EBITDA

Unique Fabricating's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$7.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Unique Fabricating's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Unique Fabricating financials

Revenue TTM USD$120.9 million
Operating margin TTM 0.66%
Gross profit TTM USD$31.5 million
Return on assets TTM 0.45%
Return on equity TTM -11.98%
Profit margin -3.69%
Book value $3.587
Market capitalisation USD$50.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Unique Fabricating shares

There are currently 76,929 Unique Fabricating shares held short by investors – that's known as Unique Fabricating's "short interest". This figure is 11.2% up from 69,157 last month.

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

Unique Fabricating's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Unique Fabricating's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Unique Fabricating shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Unique Fabricating shares traded daily (recently around 15355.089820359). Unique Fabricating's SIR currently stands at 5.01. In other words for every 100,000 Unique Fabricating shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5010 shares are currently held short.

However Unique Fabricating's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Unique Fabricating shares, or, against the total number of tradable Unique Fabricating shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Unique Fabricating's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Unique Fabricating shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0098% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Unique Fabricating shares, roughly 10 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Unique Fabricating.

Find out more about how you can short Unique Fabricating stock.

Unique Fabricating share dividends

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

Unique Fabricating share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Unique Fabricating's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.443 up to $5.45. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

UFAB.US volatility(beta: 1.86)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Unique Fabricating's is 1.8646. This would suggest that Unique Fabricating's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Unique Fabricating overview

Unique Fabricating, Inc. engineers and manufactures multi-material foam, rubber, and plastic components utilized in noise, vibration, harshness, acoustical management, water and air sealing, decorative, and other functional applications. It offers die cut non-metallic materials and components, such as precision die cutting, thermoforming, fusion molding, and reaction injection molding polyurethane products; thermoformed molded products, including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) air ducts, as well as door water shields, evaporator liners, console bin mats and fender insulators, and others; and fusion molded products comprising exterior mirror seals, cowl-to-hood seals, and cowl-to-fender seals, as well as other noise, vibration, and harshness management and sealing applications, such as fillers, spacers, and gaskets. The company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers and tiered suppliers in the automotive and heavy-duty truck, appliance, water heater, HVAC, aerospace, and medical markets in North America. Unique Fabricating, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan.

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