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How to buy Kingstone Companies (KINS) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Kingstone Companies stocks.

Kingstone Companies is an insurance-property & casualty business based in the US. Kingstone Companies stocks (KINS.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $7.41 – an increase of 3.23% over the previous week. Kingstone Companies employs 87 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $153.7 million.

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Is it a good time to buy Kingstone Companies stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Kingstone Companies's stock price?

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

Its last market close was $5.44, which is 24.44% down on its pre-crash value of $7.2 and 40.57% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $3.87.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Kingstone Companies stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $662.10 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 $680.87.

Kingstone Companies stock price (NASDAQ:KINS)

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Kingstone Companies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-09.
Latest market close$5.44
52-week range$4.61 - $8.81
50-day moving average $5.10
200-day moving average $6.94
Wall St. target price$7.88
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.16 (3.06%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.62

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Kingstone Companies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.44 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) 3.23%
1 month (2021-12-16) 15.99%
3 months (2021-10-15) -11.11%
6 months (2021-07-16) -29.81%
1 year (2021-01-15) -25.17%
2 years (2020-01-16) -31.83%
3 years (2019-01-16) 16.02
5 years (2017-01-13) 12.8

Is Kingstone Companies under- or over-valued?

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

Kingstone Companies's EBITDA

Kingstone Companies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $6.5 million.

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

Kingstone Companies financials

Revenue TTM $153.7 million
Gross profit TTM $7.9 million
Return on assets TTM -1.63%
Return on equity TTM -7.86%
Profit margin -4.28%
Book value $7.43
Market capitalisation $55.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Kingstone Companies share dividends

We're not expecting Kingstone Companies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Kingstone Companies's shares ever split?

Kingstone Companies's shares were split on a 1:5 basis on 25 August 2004. 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 Kingstone Companies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Kingstone Companies shares which in turn could have impacted Kingstone Companies's share price.

Kingstone Companies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kingstone Companies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.605 up to $8.8133. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

KINS.US volatility(beta: 0.87)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 Kingstone Companies's is 0.8738. This would suggest that Kingstone Companies's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Kingstone Companies overview

Kingstone Companies, Inc. , through its subsidiary, Kingstone Insurance Company, underwrites property and casualty insurance products to individuals in New York. The company offers personal lines insurance products, including homeowners and dwelling fire multi-peril, cooperative/condominiums, renters, and personal umbrella policies. It also provides commercial liability policies, such as business owner's policies comprising primarily of small business retail, service, and office risks; artisan's liability policies for small independent contractors; multi-peril policies for larger and specialized risks, and business owner's risks; and commercial umbrella policies. The company offers for-hire vehicle physical damage only policies for livery and car service vehicles and taxicabs; and canine legal liability policies, as well as reinsurance products. It sells its products through retail and wholesale agents and brokers. The company was formerly known as DCAP Group, Inc.

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