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How to buy VirTra stock | $5.74

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VirTra, Inc
NASDAQ: VTSI - USD
AEROSPACE & DEFENSE
$7.26
+$0.23 (+3.27%)

VirTra, Inc is an aerospace & defense business based in the US. VirTra shares (VTSI) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. VirTra employs 92 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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VirTra stock price (NASDAQ: VTSI)

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VirTra shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-23.
Latest market close$5.74
52-week range$3.13 - $8.57
50-day moving average $7.15
200-day moving average $5.56
Wall St. target price$9.00
PE ratio 23.6677
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.32

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VirTra price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.74 from 2021-05-26

1 week (2021-07-18) N/A
1 month (2021-06-29) -24.77%
3 months (2021-04-29) -2.71%
6 months (2021-01-25) N/A
1 year (2020-07-25) N/A
2 years (2019-07-25) N/A
3 years (2018-07-25) N/A
5 years (2016-07-25) N/A

Is VirTra under- or over-valued?

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

VirTra's P/E ratio

VirTra's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 24x. In other words, VirTra shares trade at around 24x 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.

VirTra's PEG ratio

VirTra's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.787. 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 VirTra's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

VirTra's EBITDA

VirTra's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $3 million.

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

VirTra financials

Revenue TTM $20.2 million
Operating margin TTM 12.94%
Gross profit TTM $11.9 million
Return on assets TTM 7.85%
Return on equity TTM 22.82%
Profit margin 12.5%
Book value $1.58
Market capitalisation $81.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting VirTra shares

There are currently 173,620 VirTra shares held short by investors – that's known as VirTra's "short interest". This figure is 140.8% up from 72,116 last month.

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

VirTra's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

VirTra's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of VirTra shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of VirTra shares traded daily (recently around 225480.51948052). VirTra's SIR currently stands at 0.77. In other words for every 100,000 VirTra shares traded daily on the market, roughly 770 shares are currently held short.

However VirTra's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of VirTra shares, or, against the total number of tradable VirTra shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case VirTra's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 VirTra shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0212% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable VirTra shares, roughly 21 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 VirTra.

Find out more about how you can short VirTra stock.

VirTra share dividends

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

Have VirTra's shares ever split?

VirTra's shares were split on a 1:2 basis on 1 March 2018. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your VirTra shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 100% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for VirTra shares which in turn could have impacted VirTra's share price.

VirTra share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, VirTra's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.13 up to $8.57. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

VTSI.US volatility(beta: 1.16)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 VirTra's is 1.1594. This would suggest that VirTra's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

VirTra overview

VirTra, Inc. provides force training simulators, firearms training simulators, and driving simulators for law enforcement, military, educational, and commercial markets worldwide. The company's products comprise V-300 simulator, a 300 degree wrap-around screen for simulation training; V-180 simulator, a 180 degree screen for smaller spaces or budgets; V-100, a single-screen firearms training simulator system; V-100 MIL, a single-screen small arms training simulator; and V-ST PRO, a realistic single screen firearms shooting and skills training simulator. It also provides VirTra Driving Sim, a vehicle-based simulator; Virtual Interactive Coursework Training Academy, which enables law enforcement agencies to teach, train, test, and sustain departmental training requirements; and Subscription Training Equipment Partnership, a program that allows agencies to utilize VirTra's simulator products, accessories, and V-VICTA interactive coursework on a subscription basis. In addition, the company offers V-Author software that allows users to create, edit, and train with content specific to agency's objectives; a range of simulated recoil kits/weapons; Threat-Fire, a return fire device that applies real-world stress on the trainees during simulation training; and TASER, an OC spray and low-light training devices. It sells its simulators and related products through a direct sales force and distribution partners. The company was formerly known as VirTra Systems, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of VirTra is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.896% of VirTra shares are held by insiders and 24.756% by institutions.
How many people work for VirTra?
Latest data suggests 92 work at VirTra.
When does the fiscal year end for VirTra?
VirTra's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is VirTra based?
VirTra's address is: 7970 South Kyrene Road, Tempe, AZ, United States, 85284
What is VirTra's ISIN number?
VirTra's international securities identification number is: US92827K3014
What is VirTra's CUSIP number?
VirTra's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 92827K103

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