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How to buy Acorn International (ATV) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Acorn International shares.

Acorn International is an internet retail business based in the US. Acorn International stocks (ATV.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Acorn International employs 113 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $37.2 million.

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Acorn International stock price (NYSE:ATV)

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Acorn International shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-28.
52-week range$20.50 - $20.89
50-day moving average $20.78
200-day moving average $18.27
Wall St. target price$4.00
PE ratio 5.4815
Dividend yield $0.25 (1.2%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $3.81

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Is it a good time to buy Acorn International stock?

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Is Acorn International under- or over-valued?

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

Acorn International's P/E ratio

Acorn International's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, Acorn International shares trade at around 5x 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.

Acorn International's EBITDA

Acorn International's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $402,776.

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

Acorn International financials

Revenue TTM $37.2 million
Operating margin TTM 1.58%
Gross profit TTM $27 million
Return on assets TTM 0.46%
Return on equity TTM 15.89%
Profit margin 25.95%
Book value $25.62
Market capitalisation $53.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Acorn International share dividends

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

Have Acorn International's shares ever split?

Acorn International's shares were split on a 3:20 basis on 29 November 2015. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Acorn International shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 566.7% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Acorn International shares which in turn could have impacted Acorn International's share price.

Acorn International share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Acorn International's shares have ranged in value from as little as $20.5 up to $20.89. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Acorn International's is 0.4743. This would suggest that Acorn International's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Acorn International overview

Acorn International, Inc. , an integrated multi-platform marketing company, develops, promotes, and sells a portfolio of proprietary-branded products in the People's Republic of China. The company operates through two segments, Direct Sales and Distribution Sales. Its direct sales business platform markets and sells products directly to consumers through its Internet/e-commerce sales platform, and outbound marketing platform. The company also provides its products through offline and e-commerce distribution network. In addition, it offers health products under the Babaka brand; and seafood products under the Acorn Fresh brand. Acorn International, Inc.

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