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How to buy Virco MfgCorporation stock in Canada | $3.63

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Virco MfgCorporation is a furnishings, fixtures & appliances business based in the US. Virco MfgCorporation stocks (VIRC.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $3.76 – an increase of 5.22% over the previous week. Virco MfgCorporation employs 775 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $162.9 million.

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Is it a good time to buy Virco MfgCorporation stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Virco MfgCorporation's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Virco MfgCorporation's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $3.63, which is 9.02% down on its pre-crash value of $3.99 and 99.45% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $1.82.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Virco MfgCorporation stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $518.51 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 $896.28.

Virco MfgCorporation stock price

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Virco MfgCorporation stocks at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-18.
Latest market close$3.63
52-week range$1.95 - $4.61
50-day moving average $3.5456
200-day moving average $3.3807
Wall St. target price$6
Dividend yield $0.015 (0.43%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.08

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Virco MfgCorporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $3.63

1 week (2021-09-09) 3.13%
1 month (2021-08-18) 4.31%
3 months (2021-06-18) 0.83%
6 months (2021-03-19) 10.00%
1 year (2020-09-18) 71.23%
2 years (2019-09-18) -3.97%
3 years (2018-09-18) -8.10%
5 years (2016-09-16) -16.93%

Is Virco MfgCorporation under- or over-valued?

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

Virco MfgCorporation's EBITDA

Virco MfgCorporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$4.2 million.

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

Virco MfgCorporation financials

Revenue TTM USD$162.9 million
Gross profit TTM USD$54.9 million
Return on assets TTM -0.2%
Return on equity TTM -2.21%
Profit margin -0.76%
Book value $3.537
Market capitalisation USD$58.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Virco MfgCorporation stocks

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There are currently 21,234 Virco MfgCorporation stocks held short by investors – that's known as Virco MfgCorporation's "short interest". This figure is 23.5% up from 17,189 last month.

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

Virco MfgCorporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Virco MfgCorporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Virco MfgCorporation stocks currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Virco MfgCorporation stocks traded daily (recently around 10208.653846154). Virco MfgCorporation's SIR currently stands at 2.08. In other words for every 100,000 Virco MfgCorporation stocks traded daily on the market, roughly 2080 stocks are currently held short.

However Virco MfgCorporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Virco MfgCorporation stocks, or, against the total number of tradable Virco MfgCorporation stocks (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Virco MfgCorporation's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding stocks (for every 100,000 Virco MfgCorporation stocks in existence, roughly 0 stocks are currently held short) or 0.0026% of the tradable stocks (for every 100,000 tradable Virco MfgCorporation stocks, roughly 3 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 Virco MfgCorporation.

Find out more about how you can short Virco MfgCorporation stock.

Virco MfgCorporation stock dividends

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

Have Virco MfgCorporation stocks ever split?

Virco MfgCorporation stocks were split on a 11:10 basis on 4 September 2002. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 11 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Virco MfgCorporation stocks – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 9.1% lower stock price could have impacted the market appetite for Virco MfgCorporation stocks which in turn could have impacted Virco MfgCorporation's stock price.

Virco MfgCorporation stock price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Virco MfgCorporation's stocks have ranged in value from as little as $1.95 up to $4.61. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

VIRC.US volatility(beta: 1.37)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a stocks volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Virco MfgCorporation's is 1.3745. This would suggest that Virco MfgCorporation's stocks are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Virco MfgCorporation overview

Virco Mfg. Corporation engages in the design, production, and distribution of furniture for the commercial and education markets in the United States. It offers seating products, including 4-leg chairs, cantilever chairs, tablet arm chairs with work surfaces and compact footprints, steel-frame rockers, stools, series chairs, stack and folding chairs, hard plastic seating, upholstered stack and ergonomic chairs, and plastic stack chairs. The company also provides folding, activity, office, computer, and mobile tables; and computer furniture, such as keyboard mouse trays, CPU holders, support columns, desks and workstations, specialty tables, instructor media stations and towers, and other products. In addition, it offers chair desks, combo units, and tablet arm and caster units, as well as a returns and credenzas. Additionally, the company provides administrative office furniture, including desks, returns, bookcases, storage cabinets, and other items, as well as wardrobe tower cabinets, file credenzas, and mobile pedestals; laboratory furniture comprising steel-based science tables, table bases, lab stools, and wood-frame science tables; mobile furniture, including mobile tables for cafeterias, mobile cabinets, and mobile chairs for school settings and offices; and handling and storage equipment, as well as manufactures stackable storage trucks. It serves educational institutions, convention centers and arenas, hospitality providers, government facilities, and places of worship through its sales and support teams, and dealer network. Virco Mfg. Corporation was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Torrance, California.

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