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How to buy State Street Corporation stock in Canada | $86.06
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State Street Corporation is an asset management business based in the US. State Street Corporation stocks (STT.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $86.06 – a decrease of 1.16% over the previous week. State Street Corporation employs 39,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $11.7 billion.
How to buy State Street Corporation stock in Canada
- Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our stock trading table below can help you choose.
- Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
- Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
- Search the platform for stock code: STT in this case.
- Research State Street Corporation stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
- Buy your State Street Corporation stocks. It's that simple.
What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in State Street Corporation?
- Has coronavirus impacted State Street Corporation shares?
- State Street Corporation shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is State Street Corporation stock a buy or sell?
- State Street Corporation performance over time
- Can I short State Street Corporation shares?
- Is State Street Corporation suitable for ethical investing?
- Are State Street Corporation shares over-valued?
- State Street Corporation's financials
- How volatile are State Street Corporation shares?
- Does State Street Corporation pay a dividend?
- Have State Street Corporation shares ever split?
- Other common questions
How has Coronavirus impacted State Street Corporation's stock price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, State Street Corporation's stock price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $86.06, which is 10.38% up on its pre-crash value of $77.13 and 104.42% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $42.1.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of State Street Corporation stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $567.78 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 $1,130.83.
State Street Corporation stock priceUse our graph to track the performance of STT stocks over time.
State Street Corporation stocks at a glance
|Latest market close||$86.06|
|52-week range||$55.0489 - $88.7152|
|50-day moving average||$83.2991|
|200-day moving average||$81.1716|
|Wall St. target price||$94.63|
|Dividend yield||$2.08 (2.44%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$6.277|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Is it a good time to buy State Street Corporation stock?
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State Street Corporation price performance over time
|1 month (2021-06-25)||3.40%|
|3 months (2021-04-26)||5.85%|
Is State Street Corporation under- or over-valued?
Valuing State Street Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of State Street Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
State Street Corporation's P/E ratio
State Street Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 14x. In other words, State Street Corporation stocks trade at around 14x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the stocks or simply that they're under-valued.
State Street Corporation's PEG ratio
State Street Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.5027. 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 State Street Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
State Street Corporation financials
|Revenue TTM||USD$11.7 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||28.24%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$11.6 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||0.78%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.49%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$29.2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
How to short and sell State Street Corporation stocks
- Create a CFD or spread betting account.
- Search for the stock code. E.g. "STT.US"
- Choose your position size.
- Select "sell" rather than "buy".
- Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.
There are currently 3.4 million State Street Corporation stocks held short by investors – that's known as State Street Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 28.9% down from 4.8 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting State Street Corporation stocks can be evaluated.
State Street Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
State Street Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of State Street Corporation stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of State Street Corporation stocks traded daily (recently around 2.2 million). State Street Corporation's SIR currently stands at 1.55. In other words for every 100,000 State Street Corporation stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 1550 stocks are currently held short.
However State Street Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of State Street Corporation stocks, or, against the total number of tradable State Street Corporation stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case State Street Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 State Street Corporation stocks in existence, roughly 10 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0106% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable State Street Corporation stocks, roughly 11 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 State Street Corporation.
Find out more about how you can short State Street Corporation stock.
State Street Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like State Street Corporation.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
State Street Corporation's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 22
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and State Street Corporation's overall score of 22 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 31st percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like State Street Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
State Street Corporation's environmental score
Environmental score: 0.56/100
State Street Corporation's environmental score of 0.56 puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that State Street Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
State Street Corporation's social score
Social score: 12.93/100
State Street Corporation's social score of 12.93 puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that State Street Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
State Street Corporation's governance score
Governance score: 9.52/100
State Street Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 2nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that State Street Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
State Street Corporation's controversy score
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. State Street Corporation scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that State Street Corporation has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||22|
|Total ESG percentile||30.62|
|Environmental score percentile||2|
|Social score percentile||2|
|Governance score percentile||2|
|Level of controversy||2|
State Street Corporation stock dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 24.59% of net profits
Recently State Street Corporation has paid out, on average, around 24.59% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.68% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), State Street Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 2.68% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In State Street Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $2.08 per share.
While State Street Corporation's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that State Street Corporation is investing more in its future growth.
State Street Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 11 October 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their stocks by 29 September 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have State Street Corporation stocks ever split?
State Street Corporation stocks were split on a 2:1 basis on 30 May 2001. 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 State Street Corporation stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower stock price could have impacted the market appetite for State Street Corporation stocks which in turn could have impacted State Street Corporation's stock price.
State Street Corporation stock price volatility
Over the last 12 months, State Street Corporation's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $55.0489 up to $88.7152. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while State Street Corporation's is 1.5778. This would suggest that State Street Corporation's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
State Street Corporation overview
State Street Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial products and services to institutional investors worldwide. It offers investment servicing products and services, including custody; product accounting; daily pricing and administration; master trust and master custody; depotbank; record-keeping; cash management; foreign exchange, brokerage, and other trading services; securities finance; deposit and short-term investment facilities; loans and lease financing; investment manager and alternative investment manager operations outsourcing; performance, risk, and compliance analytics; and financial data management to support institutional investors. The company also engages in the provision of portfolio management and risk analytics, as well as trading and post-trade settlement services with integrated compliance and managed data throughout. In addition, it provides investment management strategies and products, such as core and enhanced indexing, multi-asset strategies, active quantitative and fundamental active capabilities, and alternative investment strategies. Further, the company offers services and solutions, including environmental, social, and governance investing; defined benefit and defined contribution; and global fiduciary solutions, as well as exchange-traded fund under the SPDR ETF brand. The company provides its products and services to mutual funds, collective investment funds and other investment pools, corporate and public retirement plans, insurance companies, foundations, endowments, and investment managers. State Street Corporation was founded in 1792 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
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