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How to buy Intevac (IVAC) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Intevac stocks.
Intevac is an aerospace & defense business based in the US. Intevac stocks (IVAC.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $6.24 – a decrease of 2.94% over the previous week. Intevac employs 266 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $73.4 million.
How to buy shares in Intevac
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- Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
- Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
- Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – IVAC – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
- 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.
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Intevac?
- Has coronavirus impacted Intevac shares?
- Intevac shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is Intevac stock a buy or sell?
- Intevac performance over time
- Are Intevac shares over-valued?
- Intevac's financials
- How volatile are Intevac shares?
- Does Intevac pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
Intevac stock price (NASDAQ:IVAC)Use our graph to track the performance of IVAC stocks over time.
Intevac shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$5.29|
|52-week range||$3.93 - $8.46|
|50-day moving average||$4.93|
|200-day moving average||$5.51|
|Wall St. target price||$7.00|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.65|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Is it a good time to buy Intevac stock?
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Intevac price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-21)||-2.94%|
|1 month (2021-12-28)||13.28%|
|3 months (2021-10-28)||12.08%|
|6 months (2021-07-28)||-18.87%|
|1 year (2021-01-28)||-22.09%|
|2 years (2020-01-28)||-25.49%|
|3 years (2019-01-28)||5.36|
|5 years (2017-01-27)||9.25|
Is Intevac under- or over-valued?
Valuing Intevac stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Intevac's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Intevac's PEG ratio
Intevac's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 8.85. 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 Intevac's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Intevac's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $16,000.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Intevac's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$73.4 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$40.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-8.02%|
|Return on equity TTM||-16.7%|
|Market capitalisation||$130.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Intevac share dividends
We're not expecting Intevac to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Intevac share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Intevac's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.93 up to $8.4587. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Intevac's is 0.9209. This would suggest that Intevac's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Intevac, Inc. provides vacuum deposition equipment for various thin-film applications, and digital night-vision technologies and products to the defense industry in the United States, Asia, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Thin-Film Equipment and Photonics. The Thin-Film Equipment segment designs, develops, and markets thin-film processing systems for hard disk drive media, display cover panel, and solar photovoltaic markets. The Photonics segment develops high-sensitivity digital sensors, cameras, and system for use in the defense industry. It also provides integrated digital night-vision imaging systems. The company sells its products through direct sales force and distributors.
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