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How to buy The Meet Group stock in Canada
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The Meet Group is an internet content & information business based in the US. The Meet Group stocks (MEET.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. The Meet Group employs 330 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $255.6 million.
How to buy The Meet Group stock in Canada
- Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our stock trading table below can help you choose.
- Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
- Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
- Search the platform for stock code: MEET in this case.
- Research The Meet Group stocks. The platform should provide the latest information available.
- Buy your The Meet Group stocks. It's that simple.
What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in The Meet Group?
- The Meet Group shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is The Meet Group stock a buy or sell?
- Can I short The Meet Group shares?
- Are The Meet Group shares over-valued?
- The Meet Group's financials
- How volatile are The Meet Group shares?
- Does The Meet Group pay a dividend?
- Have The Meet Group shares ever split?
- Other common questions
The Meet Group stock priceUse our graph to track the performance of MEET stocks over time.
The Meet Group stocks at a glance
|Latest market close||$N/A|
|52-week range||$2.07 - $2.66|
|50-day moving average||$3.8384|
|200-day moving average||$5.5327|
|Wall St. target price||$6.3|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.212|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Is it a good time to buy The Meet Group stock?
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Is The Meet Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing The Meet Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of The Meet Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
The Meet Group's P/E ratio
The Meet Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 30x. In other words, The Meet Group stocks trade at around 30x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the stocks or simply that they're over-valued.
The Meet Group's PEG ratio
The Meet Group's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.5595. 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 The Meet Group's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
The Meet Group's EBITDA
The Meet Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$39.7 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a The Meet Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
The Meet Group financials
|Revenue TTM||USD$255.6 million|
|Operating margin TTM||10.83%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$211.7 million|
|Return on assets TTM||6.09%|
|Return on equity TTM||7.55%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$458.3 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
How to short and sell The Meet Group stocks
- Create a CFD or spread betting account.
- Search for the stock code. E.g. "MEET.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 5.4 million The Meet Group stocks held short by investors – that's known as The Meet Group's "short interest". This figure is 0.3% up from 5.4 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting The Meet Group stocks can be evaluated.
The Meet Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
The Meet Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of The Meet Group stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of The Meet Group stocks traded daily (recently around 907558.31932773). The Meet Group's SIR currently stands at 5.95. In other words for every 100,000 The Meet Group stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 5950 stocks are currently held short.
However The Meet Group's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of The Meet Group stocks, or, against the total number of tradable The Meet Group stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case The Meet Group's short interest could be expressed as 0.07% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 The Meet Group stocks in existence, roughly 70 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0827% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable The Meet Group stocks, roughly 83 stocks are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the stock price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against The Meet Group.
Find out more about how you can short The Meet Group stock.
The Meet Group stock dividends
We're not expecting The Meet Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying stocks in our guide.
Have The Meet Group stocks ever split?
The Meet Group stocks were split on a 1:20 basis on 5 August 2003. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your The Meet Group stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1900% higher stock price could have impacted the market appetite for The Meet Group stocks which in turn could have impacted The Meet Group's stock price.
The Meet Group stock price volatility
Over the last 12 months, The Meet Group's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $2.07 up to $2.66. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while The Meet Group's is 0.7341. This would suggest that The Meet Group's stocks are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
The Meet Group overview
The Meet Group, Inc. operates a portfolio of mobile social entertainment applications to meet the need for human connection worldwide. The company leverages a live-streaming video platform, empowering community to forge meaningful connections. The company's primary applications include, MeetMe, LOVOO, Skout, Tagged, and Growlr, which keeps mobile daily active users, entertained and engaged, and originate numbers of casual chats, friendships, dates, and marriages. Its applications available on iPhone, Android, iPad, and other tablets in various languages that facilitate interactions among users and encourage users to connect, communicate, and engage with each other. The company also owns and operates meetme.com, skout.com, tagged.com, hi5.com, lovoo.com, and growlrapp.com Websites; and provides online marketing capabilities, which enable marketers to display their advertisements in various formats and in various placements. The company was formerly known as MeetMe, Inc. and changed its name to The Meet Group, Inc. in April 2017. The Meet Group, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New Hope, Pennsylvania. As of September 4, 2020, The Meet Group, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Parship Group GmbH.
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