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Willamette Valley Vineyards Inc is a beverages-wineries & distilleries business based in the US. Willamette Valley Vineyards shares (WVVI) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Willamette Valley Vineyards employs 144 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$29.9 million.
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- Can I buy shares in Willamette Valley Vineyards?
- Has coronavirus impacted Willamette Valley Vineyards shares?
- Willamette Valley Vineyards shares summary
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- Is Willamette Valley Vineyards stock a buy or sell?
- Willamette Valley Vineyards performance over time
- Can I short Willamette Valley Vineyards shares?
- Are Willamette Valley Vineyards shares over-valued?
- Willamette Valley Vineyards's financials
- How volatile are Willamette Valley Vineyards shares?
- Does Willamette Valley Vineyards pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has Coronavirus impacted Willamette Valley Vineyards's stock price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Willamette Valley Vineyards's stock price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $14.91, which is 53.99% up on its pre-crash value of $6.86 and 231.33% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $4.5.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Willamette Valley Vineyards stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $674.56 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 $2,205.64.
Willamette Valley Vineyards stock priceUse our graph to track the performance of WVVI stocks over time.
Willamette Valley Vineyards shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$14.91|
|52-week range||$6.03 - $16.00|
|50-day moving average||$12.99|
|200-day moving average||$12.76|
|Wall St. target price||N/A|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.38|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Willamette Valley Vineyards price performance over time
|1 week (2021-10-15)||1.02%|
|1 month (2021-09-23)||17.77%|
|3 months (2021-07-23)||14.34%|
|6 months (2021-04-23)||54.51%|
|1 year (2020-10-22)||140.48%|
|2 years (2019-10-22)||109.93%|
|3 years (2018-10-22)||94.90%|
|5 years (2016-10-21)||83.28%|
Is Willamette Valley Vineyards under- or over-valued?
Valuing Willamette Valley Vineyards stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Willamette Valley Vineyards's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Willamette Valley Vineyards's P/E ratio
Willamette Valley Vineyards's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 39x. In other words, Willamette Valley Vineyards shares trade at around 39x 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 shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Willamette Valley Vineyards's EBITDA
Willamette Valley Vineyards's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $6.3 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Willamette Valley Vineyards's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Willamette Valley Vineyards financials
|Revenue TTM||$29.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||15.66%|
|Gross profit TTM||$16.7 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.95%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.72%|
|Market capitalisation||$73.3 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting Willamette Valley Vineyards shares
There are currently 44,667 Willamette Valley Vineyards shares held short by investors – that's known as Willamette Valley Vineyards's "short interest". This figure is 0.2% up from 44,571 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Willamette Valley Vineyards shares can be evaluated.
Willamette Valley Vineyards's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
Willamette Valley Vineyards's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Willamette Valley Vineyards shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Willamette Valley Vineyards shares traded daily (recently around 7444.5). Willamette Valley Vineyards's SIR currently stands at 6. In other words for every 100,000 Willamette Valley Vineyards shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6000 shares are currently held short.
However Willamette Valley Vineyards's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Willamette Valley Vineyards shares, or, against the total number of tradable Willamette Valley Vineyards shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Willamette Valley Vineyards's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Willamette Valley Vineyards shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0116% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Willamette Valley Vineyards shares, roughly 12 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Willamette Valley Vineyards.
Willamette Valley Vineyards share dividends
We're not expecting Willamette Valley Vineyards to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Willamette Valley Vineyards share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Willamette Valley Vineyards's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.03 up to $16. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Willamette Valley Vineyards's is 1.0053. This would suggest that Willamette Valley Vineyards's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Willamette Valley Vineyards overview
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Inc. produces and sells wine in the United States and internationally. It primarily offers Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Rose, Methode Champenoise Brut, and Riesling branded wines under the Willamette Valley Vineyards label; Semi-Sparkling Muscat branded wine under the Tualatin Estate Vineyards label; Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Cabernet Franc, Tempranillo, Malbec, The Griffin, and Viognier branded wines under the Griffin Creek label; and Oregon Blossom branded wine under the Oregon Cellars label. The company also provides Pinot Noir and Chardonnay branded wine under the Elton label; Chrysologue, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon branded wine under the Pambrun label; and Frontiere Syrah, Graviére Syrah, Voyageur Syrah, Bourgeois Grenache, and Voltigeur Viognier branded wine under the Maison Bleue label, as well as offers wines under the Natoma and Metis labels. It owns and leases approximately 1,018 acres of land. The company markets and sells its wine products directly through sales at the winery; and mailing lists, as well as through distributors and wine brokers. Willamette Valley Vineyards, Inc.
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