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How to buy Norwegian Cruise Line stock in Canada

Learn how to buy Norwegian Cruise Line stock in 6 easy steps.

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NCLH) is a publicly traded travel services business based in the US. It opened the day at $18.08 after a previous close of $18.17. During the day the price has varied from a low of $18.02 to a high of $18.56. The latest price was $18.29 (25 minute delay). Norwegian Cruise Line is listed on the NYSE and employs 41,000 staff. All prices are listed in US dollars.

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Is it a good time to buy Norwegian Cruise Line stock?

Only you can make the decision on the time to leap... but here's some supporting information and analysis.

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

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Norwegian Cruise Line's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.41 up to $22.75. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Norwegian Cruise Line's is 2.608. This would suggest that Norwegian Cruise Line's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Historical closes compared with the last close of $18.29

1 week (2024-04-11)2.93%
1 month (2024-03-19)-9.37%
3 months (2024-01-18)2.98%
6 months (2023-10-19)34.68%
1 year (2023-04-19)44.70%
2 years (2022-04-19)-16.94%
3 years (2021-04-19)-31.63%
5 years (2019-04-17)-67.87%

The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.

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Is Norwegian Cruise Line under- or over-valued?

Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Norwegian Cruise Line P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA

Norwegian Cruise Line's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 45x. In other words, Norwegian Cruise Line stocks trade at around 45x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of November 09, 2023 (20.44). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Norwegian Cruise Line's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.3845. A PEG ratio below 1 can be interpreted as meaning the shares are not overvalued given the current rate of growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Norwegian Cruise Line's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Norwegian Cruise Line's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $1.8 billion ($2.5 billion CAD).

The EBITDA is a measure of a Norwegian Cruise Line's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

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