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How to buy Shake Shack stock in Canada | $100.30

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Shake Shack (SHAK) is a leading restaurants business based in the US. It opened the day at $98.5 after a previous close of $97.88. During the day the price has varied from a low of $98.22 to a high of $100.4099. The latest price was $100.3 (25 minute delay). Shake Shack is listed on the NYSE and employs 7,429 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy Shake Shack 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: SHAK in this case.
  5. Research Shake Shack stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Shake Shack stocks. It's that simple.

How has Coronavirus impacted Shake Shack's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Shake Shack's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $93.98, which is 20.41% up on its pre-crash value of $74.8 and 213.16% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $30.01.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Shake Shack stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $525.79 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 $1,376.81.

Shake Shack stock price

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

Shake Shack stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-06-11.
Open$98.5
High$100.4099
Low$98.22
Close$100.3
Previous close$97.88
Change $2.42
Change % 2.4724%
Volume 628,406
Information last updated 2021-06-10.
52-week range$47.12 - $132.495
50-day moving average $95.9706
200-day moving average $103.9415
Wall St. target price$103.64
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.487

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Is it a good time to buy Shake Shack stock?

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Shake Shack price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $100.3

1 week (2021-06-07) 5.46%
1 month (2021-05-14) 20.48%
3 months (2021-03-12) -17.66%
6 months (2020-12-14) 15.65%
1 year (2020-06-12) 83.70%
2 years (2019-06-14) 49.61%
3 years (2018-06-14) 54.02%
5 years (2016-06-14) 189.80%

Is Shake Shack under- or over-valued?

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

Shake Shack's PEG ratio

Shake Shack's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.55. 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 Shake Shack's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Shake Shack's EBITDA

Shake Shack's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$6.1 million.

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

Shake Shack financials

Revenue TTM USD$535 million
Gross profit TTM USD$161.1 million
Return on assets TTM -2.28%
Return on equity TTM -11.51%
Profit margin -7.46%
Book value $10.586
Market capitalisation USD$4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Shake Shack stocks

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "SHAK.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 3.8 million Shake Shack stocks held short by investors – that's known as Shake Shack's "short interest". This figure is 1.3% down from 3.9 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Shake Shack stocks can be evaluated.

Shake Shack's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Shake Shack's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Shake Shack stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Shake Shack stocks traded daily (recently around 1.3 million). Shake Shack's SIR currently stands at 3.06. In other words for every 100,000 Shake Shack stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 3060 stocks are currently held short.

However Shake Shack's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Shake Shack stocks, or, against the total number of tradable Shake Shack stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Shake Shack's short interest could be expressed as 0.09% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 Shake Shack stocks in existence, roughly 90 stocks are currently held short) or 0.1218% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable Shake Shack stocks, roughly 122 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 Shake Shack.

Find out more about how you can short Shake Shack stock.

Shake Shack stock dividends

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

Shake Shack stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Shake Shack's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $47.12 up to $132.495. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SHAK.US volatility(beta: 1.74)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Shake Shack's is 1.7418. This would suggest that Shake Shack's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Shake Shack overview

Shake Shack Inc. owns, operates, and licenses Shake Shack restaurants (Shacks) in the United States and internationally. Its Shacks offers hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken, crinkle cut fries, shakes, frozen custard, beer, wine, and other products. As of December 30, 2020, it operated 311 Shacks, including 183 domestic company-operated Shacks, 22 domestic licensed Shacks, and 106 international licensed Shacks. Shake Shack Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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