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Blink Charging Co
NASDAQ: BLNK - USD
SPECIALTY RETAIL
$29.22
+ $0.35 ( + 1.21%)

Blink Charging Co is a specialty retail business based in the US. Blink Charging shares (BLNK) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Blink Charging employs 90 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$9.9 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted Blink Charging's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Blink Charging's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $28.87, which is 89.57% up on its pre-crash value of $3.01 and 2,209.60% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $1.25.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Blink Charging stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $681.16 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $13,946.81.

Blink Charging stock price

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Blink Charging shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-16.
Latest market close$28.87
52-week range$7.33 - $64.50
50-day moving average $29.70
200-day moving average $34.26
Wall St. target price$36.40
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.88

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Blink Charging price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $28.87 from 2021-10-20

1 week (2021-10-15) 1.91%
1 month (2021-09-22) -3.44%
3 months (2021-07-22) -12.62%
6 months (2021-04-22) -18.33%
1 year (2020-10-21) 236.87%
2 years (2019-10-21) 1,118.14%
3 years (2018-10-19) 1,215.26%
5 years (2016-10-21) 7,497.37%

Blink Charging financials

Revenue TTM $9.9 million
Gross profit TTM $1.9 million
Return on assets TTM -15.08%
Return on equity TTM -27.3%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $5.55
Market capitalisation $1.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Blink Charging shares

There are currently 12.9 million Blink Charging shares held short by investors – that's known as Blink Charging's "short interest". This figure is 5.1% down from 13.6 million last month.

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

Blink Charging's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Blink Charging's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Blink Charging shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Blink Charging shares traded daily (recently around 1.6 million). Blink Charging's SIR currently stands at 8.04. In other words for every 100,000 Blink Charging shares traded daily on the market, roughly 8040 shares are currently held short.

However Blink Charging's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Blink Charging shares, or, against the total number of tradable Blink Charging shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Blink Charging's short interest could be expressed as 0.31% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Blink Charging shares in existence, roughly 310 shares are currently held short) or 0.3548% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Blink Charging shares, roughly 355 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Blink Charging.

Blink Charging share dividends

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

Have Blink Charging's shares ever split?

Blink Charging's shares were split on a 1:50 basis on 29 August 2017. So if you had owned 50 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 Blink Charging shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 4900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Blink Charging shares which in turn could have impacted Blink Charging's share price.

Blink Charging share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Blink Charging's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.3301 up to $64.5. 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 Blink Charging's is 4.1646. This would suggest that Blink Charging's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Blink Charging overview

Blink Charging Co. , through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and provides electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and networked EV charging services in the United States. The company offers residential and commercial EV charging equipment that enable EV drivers to recharge at various location types. It also provides Blink Network, a cloud-based system that operates, maintains, and tracks various Blink charging stations and associated charging data, back-end operations, and payment processing, as well as provides property owners, managers, parking companies, and state and municipal entities with cloud-based services that enable the remote monitoring and management of EV charging stations; and provides EV drivers with station information, including station location, availability, and applicable fees. In addition, the company provides EV charging hardware, software services, and service plans. It has strategic partnerships across transit/destination locations, including airports, auto dealers, healthcare/medicals, hotels, mixed-use, municipal locations, multifamily residential and condos, parks and recreation areas, parking lots, religious institutions, restaurants, retailers, schools and universities, stadiums, supermarkets, transportation hubs, and workplace locations. The company offers its services through field sales force and resellers, as well as sells residential Level 2 chargers through various internet channels.

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