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Matrix Service Company
-$0.01 (-0.09%)

Matrix Service Company is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. Matrix Service Company stocks (MTRX.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $10.56 – an increase of 1.87% over the previous week. Matrix Service Company employs 2,900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $694.3 million.

How to buy Matrix Service Company 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: MTRX in this case.
  5. Research Matrix Service Company stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Matrix Service Company stocks. It's that simple.

How has Coronavirus impacted Matrix Service Company's stock price?

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

Its last market close was $10.9, which is 25.93% down on its pre-crash value of $14.715 and 53.31% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $7.11.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Matrix Service Company stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $425.04 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 $549.58.

Matrix Service Company stock price

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

Matrix Service Company stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-29.
Latest market close$10.9
52-week range$7.12 - $16.32
50-day moving average $10.6924
200-day moving average $12.4648
Wall St. target price$16.5
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.15

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Is it a good time to buy Matrix Service Company stock?

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Matrix Service Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $10.9

1 month (2021-07-01) 3.22%
3 months (2021-04-30) -17.49%

Is Matrix Service Company under- or over-valued?

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

Matrix Service Company's PEG ratio

Matrix Service Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.28. 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 Matrix Service Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Matrix Service Company's EBITDA

Matrix Service Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$14.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Matrix Service Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Matrix Service Company financials

Revenue TTM USD$694.3 million
Gross profit TTM USD$102.2 million
Return on assets TTM -2.43%
Return on equity TTM -8.67%
Profit margin -3.78%
Book value $11.081
Market capitalisation USD$289.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Matrix Service Company stocks

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "MTRX.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 687,020 Matrix Service Company stocks held short by investors – that's known as Matrix Service Company's "short interest". This figure is 11.2% up from 617,683 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Matrix Service Company stocks can be evaluated.

Matrix Service Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Matrix Service Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Matrix Service Company stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Matrix Service Company stocks traded daily (recently around 181271.76781003). Matrix Service Company's SIR currently stands at 3.79. In other words for every 100,000 Matrix Service Company stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 3790 stocks are currently held short.

However Matrix Service Company's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Matrix Service Company stocks, or, against the total number of tradable Matrix Service Company stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Matrix Service Company's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 Matrix Service Company stocks in existence, roughly 30 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0267% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable Matrix Service Company stocks, roughly 27 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 Matrix Service Company.

Find out more about how you can short Matrix Service Company stock.

Matrix Service Company stock dividends

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

Have Matrix Service Company stocks ever split?

Matrix Service Company stocks were split on a 2:1 basis on 24 November 2003. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Matrix Service Company stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower stock price could have impacted the market appetite for Matrix Service Company stocks which in turn could have impacted Matrix Service Company's stock price.

Matrix Service Company stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Matrix Service Company's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $7.12 up to $16.32. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MTRX.US volatility(beta: 1.71)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 Matrix Service Company's is 1.7144. This would suggest that Matrix Service Company's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Matrix Service Company overview

Matrix Service Company provides engineering, fabrication, infrastructure, construction, and maintenance services primarily to the oil, gas, power, petrochemical, industrial, agricultural, mining, and minerals markets in the United States, Canada, South Korea, Australia, and internationally. The company's Electrical Infrastructure segment offers power delivery services, including construction of new substations, upgrades of existing substations, short-run transmission line installations, distribution upgrades, and maintenance; and emergency and storm restoration services. It also provides construction and maintenance services to combined cycle plants and other natural gas fired power stations. The company's Oil Gas & Chemical segment offers plant maintenance, turnarounds, engineering, and capital construction services; and hydro-blasting and excavating, advanced chemical cleaning, and vacuum services, as well as performs work in the petrochemical, sulfur extraction, and recovery and processing markets. Its Storage Solutions segment undertakes work related to aboveground storage tanks and terminals; and liquefied natural gas, liquid nitrogen/liquid oxygen, liquid petroleum, and other specialty vessels, which comprise spheres, as well as marine structures, and truck and rail loading/offloading facilities. Its services include engineering, fabrication and construction, and maintenance and repair, including planned and emergency services, as well as geodesic domes, aluminum internal floating roofs, floating suction and skimmer systems, roof drain systems, and floating roof seals. The company's Industrial segment offers engineering, fabrication and construction, and maintenance and repair, which include planned and emergency services; designs instrumentation and control systems; and offer specialized expertise in the design and construction of bulk material handling systems. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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