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How to buy Nikola Corporation (NKLA) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Nikola Corporation shares.

Nikola Corporation is a farm & heavy construction machinery business based in the US. Nikola Corporation stocks (NKLA.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $16.99 – an increase of 13.36% over the previous week. Nikola Corporation employs 900 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1,000.

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Nikola Corporation stock price (NASDAQ:NKLA)

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Nikola Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-12.
Latest market close$5.77
52-week range$4.82 - $19.52
50-day moving average $8.16
200-day moving average $9.69
Wall St. target price$12.25
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.74

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Is it a good time to buy Nikola Corporation stock?

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Nikola Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.77 from 2022-05-16

1 week (2022-05-07) N/A
1 month (2022-04-18) -26.31%
3 months (2022-02-17) -28.59%
6 months (2021-11-16) -56.81%
1 year (2021-05-18) -58.04%
2 years (2020-05-18) -73.57%
3 years (2019-05-17) 10.09
5 years (2017-05-14) N/A

Nikola Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $1,000
Gross profit TTM $23,000
Return on assets TTM -42.42%
Return on equity TTM -82.5%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $1.68
Market capitalisation $2.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Nikola Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Nikola Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Nikola Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Nikola Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.82 up to $19.52. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NKLA.US volatility(beta: 0.83)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 Nikola Corporation's is 0.8307. This would suggest that Nikola Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Nikola Corporation overview

Nikola Corporation operates as a technology innovator and integrator that works to develop energy and transportation solutions. It operates through two business units, Truck and Energy. The Truck business unit develops and commercializes battery hydrogen-electric and battery-electric semi-trucks to the trucking sector. The Energy business unit develops and constructs a network of hydrogen fueling stations; and offers BEV charging solutions for its FCEV and BEV customers, as well as other third-party customers. The company also assembles, integrates, and commissions its vehicles in collaboration with its business partners and suppliers. Nikola Corporation is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. .

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