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How to buy A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) shares
Learn how to easily invest in A-Mark Precious Metals shares.
A-Mark Precious Metals is a capital markets business based in the US. A-Mark Precious Metals stocks (AMRK.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $44.91 – a decrease of 3.02% over the previous week. A-Mark Precious Metals employs 343 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $8.2 billion.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in A-Mark Precious Metals?
- Has coronavirus impacted A-Mark Precious Metals shares?
- A-Mark Precious Metals shares summary
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- Is A-Mark Precious Metals stock a buy or sell?
- A-Mark Precious Metals performance over time
- Are A-Mark Precious Metals shares over-valued?
- A-Mark Precious Metals's financials
- How volatile are A-Mark Precious Metals shares?
- Does A-Mark Precious Metals pay a dividend?
- Have A-Mark Precious Metals shares ever split?
- Other common questions
A-Mark Precious Metals stock price (NASDAQ:AMRK)Use our graph to track the performance of AMRK stocks over time.
A-Mark Precious Metals shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$62.95|
|52-week range||$42.20 - $89.19|
|50-day moving average||$76.30|
|200-day moving average||$65.47|
|Wall St. target price||$99.00|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$16.53|
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Is it a good time to buy A-Mark Precious Metals stock?
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A-Mark Precious Metals price performance over time
|1 week (2022-05-11)||1.99%|
|1 month (2022-04-14)||-25.07%|
|3 months (2022-02-18)||-10.73%|
|6 months (2021-11-18)||-9.71%|
|1 year (2021-05-18)||17.27%|
|2 years (2020-05-15)||283.84%|
|3 years (2019-05-17)||385.35%|
|5 years (2017-05-17)||300.96%|
Is A-Mark Precious Metals under- or over-valued?
Valuing A-Mark Precious Metals stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of A-Mark Precious Metals's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
A-Mark Precious Metals's P/E ratio
A-Mark Precious Metals's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 4x. In other words, A-Mark Precious Metals shares trade at around 4x 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.
A-Mark Precious Metals's EBITDA
A-Mark Precious Metals's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $213.4 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a A-Mark Precious Metals's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
A-Mark Precious Metals financials
|Revenue TTM||$8.2 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||2.29%|
|Gross profit TTM||$210.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||10.96%|
|Return on equity TTM||71.12%|
|Market capitalisation||$707 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
A-Mark Precious Metals share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 16.5% of net profits
Recently A-Mark Precious Metals has paid out, on average, around 16.5% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), A-Mark Precious Metals shareholders could enjoy a 0% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In A-Mark Precious Metals's case, that would currently equate to about $0 per share.
While A-Mark Precious Metals's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that A-Mark Precious Metals is investing more in its future growth.
A-Mark Precious Metals's most recent dividend payout was on 23 September 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 16 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have A-Mark Precious Metals's shares ever split?
A-Mark Precious Metals's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 6 June 2022. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your A-Mark Precious Metals shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for A-Mark Precious Metals shares which in turn could have impacted A-Mark Precious Metals's share price.
A-Mark Precious Metals share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, A-Mark Precious Metals's shares have ranged in value from as little as $42.2 up to $89.19. 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 A-Mark Precious Metals's is -0.4926. This would suggest that A-Mark Precious Metals's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, A-Mark Precious Metals has bucked the trend.
A-Mark Precious Metals overview
A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, operates as a precious metals trading company. It operates in three segments: Wholesale Sales & Ancillary Services, Direct-to-Consumer, and Secured Lending. The Wholesale Sales & Ancillary Services segment sells gold, silver, platinum, and palladium in the form of bars, plates, powders, wafers, grains, ingots, and coins. This segment also offers various ancillary services, including financing, storage, consignment, logistics, and various customized financial programs; and designs and produces minted silver products. The Direct-to-Consumer segment provides access to an array of gold, silver, copper, platinum, and palladium products through its websites and marketplaces. It operates five company-owned websites targeting specific niches within the precious metals retail market.
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