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How to buy Comstock Resources (CRK) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Comstock Resources stocks.

Comstock Resources is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Comstock Resources stocks (CRK.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $6.31 – a decrease of 12.15% over the previous week. Comstock Resources employs 204 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.5 billion.

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Comstock Resources stock price (NYSE:CRK)

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Comstock Resources shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$7.81
52-week range$4.37 - $11.34
50-day moving average $8.66
200-day moving average $7.31
Wall St. target price$12.79
PE ratio 28.7516
Dividend yield $0.125 (1.4%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.32

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Is it a good time to buy Comstock Resources stock?

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Comstock Resources price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.81 from 2022-01-20

1 week (2022-01-13) -12.44%
1 month (2021-12-21) -10.44%
3 months (2021-10-17) N/A
6 months (2021-07-21) 31.04%
1 year (2021-01-21) 65.12%
2 years (2020-01-21) 14.01%
3 years (2019-01-18) 20.52%
5 years (2017-01-20) 9.94

Is Comstock Resources under- or over-valued?

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

Comstock Resources's P/E ratio

Comstock Resources's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 29x. In other words, Comstock Resources shares trade at around 29x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Comstock Resources's EBITDA

Comstock Resources's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.2 billion.

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

Comstock Resources financials

Revenue TTM $1.5 billion
Operating margin TTM 47.93%
Gross profit TTM $613 million
Return on assets TTM 9.38%
Return on equity TTM -5835.09%
Profit margin -35.38%
Book value $2.81
Market capitalisation $2.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Comstock Resources share dividends

We're not expecting Comstock Resources to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Comstock Resources's shares ever split?

Comstock Resources's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 31 July 2016. So if you had owned 5 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 Comstock Resources shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Comstock Resources shares which in turn could have impacted Comstock Resources's share price.

Comstock Resources share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Comstock Resources's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.37 up to $11.34. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CRK.US volatility(beta: 1.24)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 Comstock Resources's is 1.2432. This would suggest that Comstock Resources'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).

Comstock Resources overview

Comstock Resources, Inc. , an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration for, development, and production of oil and natural gas primarily in Texas, Louisiana, and North Dakota. As of December 31, 2020, the company had 5. 6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent and 17 million barrels of oil equivalent of proved reserves. It also owns interests in 2,864 producing oil and natural gas wells. Comstock Resources, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Frisco, Texas.

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