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How to buy China Index (CIH) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in China Index stocks.

China Index is a software-application business based in the US. China Index stocks (CIH.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $1.99 – an increase of 0.98% over the previous week. China Index employs 848 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $639.3 million.

How to buy shares in China Index

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  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – CIH – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. 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.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

China Index stock price (NASDAQ:CIH)

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China Index shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-23.
Latest market close$1.03
52-week range$0.73 - $2.59
50-day moving average $1.08
200-day moving average $1.57
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.56

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Is it a good time to buy China Index stock?

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China Index price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.03 from 2022-01-26

1 week (2022-01-21) 3.00%
1 month (2021-12-28) 9.11%
3 months (2021-10-28) -33.97%
6 months (2021-07-28) -37.20%
1 year (2021-01-28) -50.95%
2 years (2020-01-28) -65.78%
3 years (2019-01-24) N/A
5 years (2017-01-24) N/A

Is China Index under- or over-valued?

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

China Index's EBITDA

China Index's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $326.3 million.

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

China Index financials

Revenue TTM $639.3 million
Gross profit TTM $533.7 million
Return on assets TTM -19.27%
Return on equity TTM 170.75%
Profit margin -50.11%
Book value $3.61
Market capitalisation $90.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

China Index share dividends

We're not expecting China Index to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

China Index share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, China Index's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.73 up to $2.594. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CIH.US volatility(beta: 1.59)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while China Index's is 1.5918. This would suggest that China Index's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

China Index overview

China Index Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates a real estate information and analytics service platform in China. The company offers promotion services, including number of online and offline themed campaigns, industry forums, periodic updates, and online promotions to its customers to promote their brands. It provides listing services comprising commercial property listing and agent services for commercial properties; access and analytics tools, including appraisal and rating, and land modules, based on proprietary database of commercial real estate information; customized research reports; and data monitoring and survey services. The company serves real estate developers, commercial banks and other financial institutions, academic institutions, property managers, brokers, agents, consultants, and other participants in real estate related business. The company was formerly known as Selovo Investments Limited and changed its name to China Index Holdings Limited. China Index Holdings Limited was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Beijing, China. .

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