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How to buy Blue Bird Corporation (BLBD) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Blue Bird Corporation stocks.
Blue Bird Corporation is an auto manufacturers business based in the US. Blue Bird Corporation stocks (BLBD.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $24 – a decrease of 4.9% over the previous week. Blue Bird Corporation employs 1,702 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $684 million.
How to buy shares in Blue Bird Corporation
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- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – BLBD – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
- Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Blue Bird Corporation?
- Has coronavirus impacted Blue Bird Corporation shares?
- Blue Bird Corporation shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is Blue Bird Corporation stock a buy or sell?
- Blue Bird Corporation performance over time
- Are Blue Bird Corporation shares over-valued?
- Blue Bird Corporation's financials
- How volatile are Blue Bird Corporation shares?
- Does Blue Bird Corporation pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Blue Bird Corporation stock price (NASDAQ:BLBD)Use our graph to track the performance of BLBD stocks over time.
Blue Bird Corporation shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$14.76|
|52-week range||$13.93 - $28.90|
|50-day moving average||$18.29|
|200-day moving average||$22.17|
|Wall St. target price||$19.00|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.01|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Is it a good time to buy Blue Bird Corporation stock?
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Blue Bird Corporation price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-19)||-4.90%|
|1 month (2021-12-23)||0.14%|
|3 months (2021-10-26)||-25.04%|
|6 months (2021-07-26)||-42.48%|
|1 year (2021-01-26)||-31.60%|
|2 years (2020-01-24)||-26.35%|
|3 years (2019-01-25)||20.06|
|5 years (2017-01-26)||16.7|
Is Blue Bird Corporation under- or over-valued?
Valuing Blue Bird Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Blue Bird Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Blue Bird Corporation's PEG ratio
Blue Bird Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.13. 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 Blue Bird Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Blue Bird Corporation's EBITDA
Blue Bird Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $24.3 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Blue Bird Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Blue Bird Corporation financials
|Revenue TTM||$684 million|
|Operating margin TTM||1.71%|
|Gross profit TTM||$72.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.17%|
|Return on equity TTM||0%|
|Market capitalisation||$471.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Blue Bird Corporation share dividends
We're not expecting Blue Bird Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Blue Bird Corporation share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Blue Bird Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $13.93 up to $28.9. 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 Blue Bird Corporation's is 1.1338. This would suggest that Blue Bird Corporation's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Blue Bird Corporation overview
Blue Bird Corporation designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses and related parts in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Bus and Parts. The company offers Type C, Type D, and specialty buses; and alternative fuel applications through its propane powered, gasoline powered, compressed natural gas powered, and electric powered school buses. Blue Bird Corporation sells its products through a network of dealers, as well as directly to fleet operators, the United States government, and state governments; and maintains a parts distribution center. Blue Bird Corporation was formerly known as Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Macon, Georgia. .
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