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How to buy Hudson Technologies (HDSN) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Hudson Technologies stocks.

Hudson Technologies is a specialty chemicals business based in the US. Hudson Technologies stocks (HDSN.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $3.6 – a decrease of 5.87% over the previous week. Hudson Technologies employs 221 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $177.1 million.

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Is it a good time to buy Hudson Technologies stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Hudson Technologies's stock price?

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

Its last market close was $3.85, which is 77.14% up on its pre-crash value of $0.88 and 640.38% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $0.52.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Hudson Technologies stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $732.04 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 $4,793.90.

Hudson Technologies stock price (NASDAQ:HDSN)

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Hudson Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$3.85
52-week range$1.09 - $4.89
50-day moving average $4.08
200-day moving average $3.20
Wall St. target price$5.00
PE ratio 8.7393
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.47

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Hudson Technologies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.85 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -5.87%
1 month (2021-12-16) 1.32%
3 months (2021-10-15) 13.91%
6 months (2021-07-16) 13.91%
1 year (2021-01-15) 234.78%
2 years (2020-01-16) 369.17%
3 years (2019-01-16) 234.78%
5 years (2017-01-13) 7.84

Is Hudson Technologies under- or over-valued?

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

Hudson Technologies's P/E ratio

Hudson Technologies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, Hudson Technologies shares trade at around 9x recent earnings.

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

Hudson Technologies's PEG ratio

Hudson Technologies's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 5.4667. 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 Hudson Technologies's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Hudson Technologies's EBITDA

Hudson Technologies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $36.6 million.

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

Hudson Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $177.1 million
Operating margin TTM 17.63%
Gross profit TTM $35.4 million
Return on assets TTM 10.69%
Return on equity TTM 38.03%
Profit margin 12.04%
Book value $1.52
Market capitalisation $179.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Hudson Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting Hudson Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Hudson Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Hudson Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.09 up to $4.89. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

HDSN.US volatility(beta: 1.21)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 Hudson Technologies's is 1.2068. This would suggest that Hudson Technologies'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).

Hudson Technologies overview

Hudson Technologies, Inc. a refrigerant services company, provides solutions to recurring problems within the refrigeration industry primarily in the United States. The company's products and services include refrigerant and industrial gas sales; refrigerant management services consisting primarily of reclamation of refrigerants, re-usable cylinder refurbishment, and hydrostatic testing services; and RefrigerantSide services comprising system decontamination to remove moisture, oils, and other contaminants. It also offers SmartEnergy OPS service, a web-based real time continuous monitoring service; and Chiller Chemistry and Chill Smart services. In addition, the company participates in the generation of carbon offset projects. It serves commercial, industrial, and governmental customers, as well as refrigerant wholesalers, distributors, contractors, and refrigeration equipment manufacturers. Hudson Technologies, Inc.

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