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How to buy Alpha Pro Tech (APT) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Alpha Pro Tech stocks.
Alpha Pro Tech is a building products & equipment business based in the US. Alpha Pro Tech stocks (APT.US) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $7.23 – an increase of 5.46% over the previous week. Alpha Pro Tech employs 121 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $63.1 million.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Alpha Pro Tech?
- Has coronavirus impacted Alpha Pro Tech shares?
- Alpha Pro Tech shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is Alpha Pro Tech stock a buy or sell?
- Alpha Pro Tech performance over time
- Are Alpha Pro Tech shares over-valued?
- Alpha Pro Tech's financials
- How volatile are Alpha Pro Tech shares?
- Does Alpha Pro Tech pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Alpha Pro Tech stock price (NYSE MKT:APT)Use our graph to track the performance of APT stocks over time.
Alpha Pro Tech shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$4.25|
|52-week range||$3.76 - $12.35|
|50-day moving average||$4.18|
|200-day moving average||$5.60|
|Wall St. target price||$16.75|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.35|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Is it a good time to buy Alpha Pro Tech stock?
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Alpha Pro Tech price performance over time
|1 week (2022-05-13)||5.46%|
|1 month (2022-04-21)||5.72%|
|3 months (2022-02-18)||2.91%|
|6 months (2021-11-19)||-19.05%|
|1 year (2021-05-21)||-50.00%|
|2 years (2020-05-21)||-68.68%|
|3 years (2019-05-20)||19.72%|
|5 years (2017-05-19)||41.67%|
Is Alpha Pro Tech under- or over-valued?
Valuing Alpha Pro Tech stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Alpha Pro Tech's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Alpha Pro Tech's P/E ratio
Alpha Pro Tech's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 12x. In other words, Alpha Pro Tech shares trade at around 12x recent earnings.
Alpha Pro Tech's EBITDA
Alpha Pro Tech's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $6.3 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Alpha Pro Tech's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Alpha Pro Tech financials
|Revenue TTM||$63.1 million|
|Operating margin TTM||8.63%|
|Gross profit TTM||$25.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||5%|
|Return on equity TTM||7.28%|
|Market capitalisation||$55.1 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Alpha Pro Tech share dividends
We're not expecting Alpha Pro Tech to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Alpha Pro Tech share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Alpha Pro Tech's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.76 up to $12.35. 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 MKT average) beta is 1, while Alpha Pro Tech's is -1.1161. This would suggest that Alpha Pro Tech's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Alpha Pro Tech has bucked the trend.
Alpha Pro Tech overview
Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. , together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets a range of disposable protective apparel, infection control, and building supply products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Disposable Protective Apparel and Building Supply. The Disposable Protective Apparel segment provides shoe covers, bouffant caps, coveralls, frocks, lab coats, and gowns, hoods, as well as face masks and shields. The Building Supply segment offers construction weatherization products, such as housewrap and housewrap accessories, including window and door flashing, and seam tape, and synthetic roof underlayment, as well as other woven material. The company markets its products under the Alpha Pro Tech brand name, as well as under private labels. Its products are used primarily in cleanrooms; industrial safety manufacturing environments; health care facilities, such as hospitals, laboratories, and dental offices; building and re-roofing sites.
Alpha Pro Tech in the news
SEC filings reveal massive selling in media names, including Disney and Comcast
Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. Announces First Quarter 2022 Financial Results
ALPHA PRO TECH LTD MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION ANDRESULTS OF OPERATIONS (form 10-Q)
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