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How to buy IDEX Biometrics ASA (IDBA) stocks in Canada

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IDEX Biometrics ASA is a software-application business based in the US. IDEX Biometrics ASA stocks (IDBA.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $18.27 – a decrease of 6.32% over the previous week. IDEX Biometrics ASA employs 98 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.7 million.

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IDEX Biometrics ASA stock price (NASDAQ:IDBA)

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IDEX Biometrics ASA shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$24.59
52-week range$16.14 - $32.82
50-day moving average $27.79
200-day moving average $22.58
Wall St. target price$36.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.55

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IDEX Biometrics ASA price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $24.59 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -6.32%
1 month (2021-12-16) -15.21%
3 months (2021-10-15) 22.89%
6 months (2021-07-16) 25.41%
1 year (2021-01-12) N/A
2 years (2020-01-12) N/A
3 years (2019-01-12) N/A
5 years (2017-01-12) N/A

IDEX Biometrics ASA financials

Revenue TTM $2.7 million
Gross profit TTM $820,000
Return on assets TTM -105.33%
Return on equity TTM -205.44%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $1.50
Market capitalisation $340.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

IDEX Biometrics ASA share dividends

We're not expecting IDEX Biometrics ASA to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

IDEX Biometrics ASA share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, IDEX Biometrics ASA's shares have ranged in value from as little as $16.14 up to $32.82. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

IDBA.US volatility(beta: 2.23)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 IDEX Biometrics ASA's is 2.225. This would suggest that IDEX Biometrics ASA's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

To put IDEX Biometrics ASA's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.

IDEX Biometrics ASA overview

IDEX Biometrics ASA engages in the design, development, and sale of fingerprint identification and authentication solutions in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia. The company offers IDEX Biometrics for the biometrics smart card market, including biometric fingerprint sensors for use in dual interface, contactless only, and contact only smart cards; biometric fingerprint modules for contact based smart cards; and on-card enrollment solutions for remote in-person enrollment. It primarily serves biometric payment card market, as well as offers its products and solutions for other markets, including access control, identification, healthcare, and the Internet of Things. The company was formerly known as Idex ASA and changed its name to IDEX Biometrics ASA in May 2019. IDEX Biometrics ASA was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. .

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