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How to buy Farmer BrosCo stock in Canada | $9.06

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Farmer BrosCo is a packaged foods business based in the US. Farmer BrosCo stocks (FARM.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $11.66 – an increase of 3.54% over the previous week. Farmer BrosCo employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $397.8 million.

How to buy Farmer BrosCo stock in Canada

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  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: FARM in this case.
  5. Research Farmer BrosCo stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Farmer BrosCo stocks. It's that simple.

Is it a good time to buy Farmer BrosCo stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Farmer BrosCo's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Farmer BrosCo's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $9.06, which is 36.24% down on its pre-crash value of $14.21 and 52.53% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $5.94.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Farmer BrosCo stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $583.62 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 $765.21.

Farmer BrosCo stock price

Use our graph to track the performance of FARM stocks over time.

Farmer BrosCo stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-12.
Latest market close$9.06
52-week range$3.4 - $13.0799
50-day moving average $8.5988
200-day moving average $9.9598
Wall St. target price$14
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.394

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Farmer BrosCo price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $9.06

1 week (2021-09-10) 3.54%
1 month (2021-08-18) -27.46%
3 months (2021-06-18) -18.08%
6 months (2021-03-18) -9.67%
1 year (2020-09-17) 73.56%
2 years (2019-09-17) -35.19%
3 years (2018-09-17) -66.69%
5 years (2016-09-16) -73.14%

Is Farmer BrosCo under- or over-valued?

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

Farmer BrosCo's PEG ratio

Farmer BrosCo's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.63. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the stocks offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the stocks offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Farmer BrosCo's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Farmer BrosCo's EBITDA

Farmer BrosCo's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$10.6 million.

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

Farmer BrosCo financials

Revenue TTM USD$397.8 million
Gross profit TTM USD$100.9 million
Return on assets TTM -7.11%
Return on equity TTM -38.41%
Profit margin -10.47%
Book value $5.878
Market capitalisation USD$157.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Farmer BrosCo stocks

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "FARM.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 199,765 Farmer BrosCo stocks held short by investors – that's known as Farmer BrosCo's "short interest". This figure is 9.3% up from 182,701 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Farmer BrosCo stocks can be evaluated.

Farmer BrosCo's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Farmer BrosCo's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Farmer BrosCo stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Farmer BrosCo stocks traded daily (recently around 95581.339712919). Farmer BrosCo's SIR currently stands at 2.09. In other words for every 100,000 Farmer BrosCo stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 2090 stocks are currently held short.

However Farmer BrosCo's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Farmer BrosCo stocks, or, against the total number of tradable Farmer BrosCo stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Farmer BrosCo's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 Farmer BrosCo stocks in existence, roughly 10 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0141% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable Farmer BrosCo stocks, roughly 14 stocks are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the stock price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Farmer BrosCo.

Find out more about how you can short Farmer BrosCo stock.

Farmer BrosCo stock dividends

We're not expecting Farmer BrosCo to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying stocks in our guide.

Have Farmer BrosCo stocks ever split?

Farmer BrosCo stocks were split on a 10:1 basis on 11 May 2004. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 10 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Farmer BrosCo stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 90% lower stock price could have impacted the market appetite for Farmer BrosCo stocks which in turn could have impacted Farmer BrosCo's stock price.

Farmer BrosCo stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Farmer BrosCo's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $3.4 up to $13.0799. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

FARM.US volatility(beta: 1.64)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Farmer BrosCo's is 1.637. This would suggest that Farmer BrosCo's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Farmer BrosCo overview

Farmer Bros. Co. engages in the manufacture, wholesale, and distribution of coffee, tea, and culinary products in the United States. The company offers roast and ground coffee; frozen liquid coffee; flavoured and unflavoured iced and hot teas; culinary products, including gelatins and puddings, soup bases, dressings, gravy and sauce mixes, pancake and biscuit mixes, jellies and preserves, and coffee-related products, such as coffee filters, sugar, and creamers; spices; and other beverages comprising cappuccino, cocoa, granitas, and concentrated and ready-to-drink cold brew and iced coffee. It sells its products under the Farmer Brothers, Artisan Collection by Farmer Brothers, Superior, Metropolitan, China Mist, Boyds, Direct Trade, Project D.I.R.E.C.T., Fair Trade Certified, Public Domain, Rainforest Alliance Certified, Un Momento, Collaborative Coffee, Cain's, and McGarvey brands, as well as under various private labels. The company serves small independent restaurants, foodservice operators, restaurants, department and convenience store chains, hotels, casinos, healthcare facilities, gourmet coffee houses, grocery chains, and foodservice distributors. It distributes its products through direct-store-delivery network, and common carriers or third-party distributors, as well as Website. Farmer Bros. Co. has strategic partnership with High Brew Coffee. Farmer Bros. Co. was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Northlake, Texas.

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