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How to buy AMC Entertainment (AMC) stocks

AMC Entertainment stock has moved -1.29% from yesterday's closing price. Learn how to easily invest in AMC Entertainment stock.

Is it a good time to buy AMC stock? Read our guide below.

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Thursday, June 3: AMC filed to sell 11.5 million shares as a result of its stock’s recent volatility. Share prices subsequently dropped 11% after being up 20% in pre-market trading prior to the announcement.

Wednesday, June 2: AMC’s stock was, once again, on a skyward trajectory Wednesday, climbing almost 100% to $63.50 in midday action. The retail favourite opened the session at $37.50. The theater chain offered investors a free large popcorn for subscribing to their newsletter.

Friday, May 28: Shares of AMC skyrocketed by about 30% in pre-market activity Friday as Redditors hyped the stock. AMC was among a group of undervalued stocks retail investors hyped on Reddit boards earlier this year, sending shares skyward. At the opening bell, shares of AMC were at $31.77.

AMC Entertainment (AMC) is a leading entertainment business based in the US. It opened the day at $6.84 after a previous close of $6.97. During the day the price has varied from a low of $6.61 to a high of $6.95. The latest price was $6.88 (25 minute delay). AMC Entertainment is listed on the NYSE and employs 3,046 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

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AMC Entertainment stock price (NYSE:AMC)

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AMC Entertainment shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-10-03.
Open$6.84
High$6.95
Low$6.61
Close$6.88
Previous close$6.97
Change $-0.09
Change % -1.2912%
Volume 21,216,628
Information last updated 2022-10-02.
52-week range$5.96 - $28.21
50-day moving average $13.25
200-day moving average $16.33
Wall St. target price$3.93
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.05

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Is it a good time to buy AMC Entertainment stock?

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AMC Entertainment price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.88 from 2022-10-03

1 week (2022-09-23) N/A
1 month (2022-08-31) N/A
3 months (2022-06-30) -49.23%
6 months (2022-03-31) -72.08%
1 year (2021-10-04) -81.29%
2 years (2020-10-02) 47.96%
3 years (2019-10-04) 9.82
5 years (2017-10-04) 9.7062

Is AMC Entertainment under- or over-valued?

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

AMC Entertainment's PEG ratio

AMC Entertainment's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.42. 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 AMC Entertainment's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

AMC Entertainment's EBITDA

AMC Entertainment's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $93.2 million.

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

AMC Entertainment financials

Revenue TTM $3.9 billion
Gross profit TTM $-132,300,000
Return on assets TTM -1.82%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -21.03%
Book value $11.69
Market capitalisation $3.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

AMC Entertainment share dividends

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

AMC Entertainment share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, AMC Entertainment's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.9551 up to $28.2099. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AMC.US volatility(beta: 1.78)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while AMC Entertainment's is 1.7811. This would suggest that AMC Entertainment's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

AMC Entertainment overview

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. , through its subsidiaries, engages in the theatrical exhibition business. The company owns, operates, or has interests in theatres in the United States and Europe. As of March 1, 2022, it operated approximately 950 theatres and 10,600 screens. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Leawood, Kansas. .

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