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How to buy NexGen Energy (NXE) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in NexGen Energy stocks.

NexGen Energy is an uranium business based in the US. NexGen Energy stocks (NXE.US) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $4.29 – a decrease of 6.29% over the previous week. NexGen Energy employs 32 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding stock value) of $2.8 billion.

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NexGen Energy stock price (NYSE MKT:NXE)

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NexGen Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$4.32
52-week range$2.58 - $6.50
50-day moving average $4.82
200-day moving average $4.62
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 68.254
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.40

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Is it a good time to buy NexGen Energy stock?

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NexGen Energy price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $4.32 from 2022-01-20

1 week (2022-01-14) -6.29%
1 month (2021-12-21) -0.92%
3 months (2021-10-21) -28.24%
6 months (2021-07-21) 11.92%
1 year (2021-01-21) 52.11%
2 years (2020-01-21) 245.60%
3 years (2019-01-18) 145.45%
5 years (2017-01-20) 77.36%

Is NexGen Energy under- or over-valued?

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

NexGen Energy's P/E ratio

NexGen Energy's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 68x. In other words, NexGen Energy shares trade at around 68x recent earnings.

NexGen Energy financials

Gross profit TTM $0
Return on assets TTM -5.41%
Return on equity TTM -5706.49%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $0.90
Market capitalisation $2.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

NexGen Energy share dividends

We're not expecting NexGen Energy to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

NexGen Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, NexGen Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.58 up to $6.5. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NXE.US volatility(beta: 1.58)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while NexGen Energy's is 1.5761. This would suggest that NexGen Energy's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

NexGen Energy overview

NexGen Energy Ltd. , an exploration and development stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and evaluation and development of uranium properties in Canada. Its principal asset is the Rook I project that consists of 32 contiguous mineral claims totaling an area of 35,065 hectares located in the Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan. The company is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. .

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