How to buy Blue Apron shares | 30 March price $6.49

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How to buy Blue Apron shares in Ireland | $6.49

6 steps guide to buying and managing Blue Apron share in just a few minutes.

Blue Apron Holdings, Inc (APRN) is a leading internet retail business based in the US. It opened the day at USD$6.44 after a previous close of USD$6.25. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD$6.1 to a high of USD$6.6. The latest price was USD$6.49 (25 minute delay). Blue Apron is listed on the NYSE and employs 1,934 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Blue Apron from Ireland

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Blue Apron Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: APRN. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Blue Apron reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$9.01, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Blue Apron, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Blue Apron. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

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How has coronavirus impacted Blue Apron's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Blue Apron's share price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was USD$9.01, which is 66.93% up on its pre-crash value of USD$2.98 and 348.26% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$2.01.

If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of Blue Apron shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$3,209.42 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 USD$2,358.64.

Blue Apron share price

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Blue Apron shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-30.
Previous closeUSD$6.25
Change USD$0.24
Change % 3.84%
Volume 261,293
Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$4.13 - USD$15
50-day moving average USD$7.3674
200-day moving average USD$7.29
Wall St. target priceUSD$9.53
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-5.454

Is it a good time to buy Blue Apron stock?

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Blue Apron price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $6.49

1 week (2021-04-13) 5.70%
1 month (2021-03-19) -19.48%
3 months (2021-01-20) -9.61%
6 months (2020-10-20) -3.57%
1 year (2020-04-20) -44.43%
2 years (2019-04-18) 549.00%
3 years (2018-04-20) 224.50%
5 years (2016-04-16) N/A

Blue Apron financials

Revenue TTM USD$460.6 million
Gross profit TTM USD$177.7 million
Return on assets TTM -8.83%
Return on equity TTM -69.94%
Profit margin -10.02%
Book value $3.582
Market capitalisation USD$118 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Blue Apron shares

There are currently 1.7 million Blue Apron shares held short by investors – that's known as Blue Apron's "short interest". This figure is 5.7% down from 1.8 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Blue Apron shares can be evaluated.

Blue Apron's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Blue Apron's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Blue Apron shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Blue Apron shares traded daily (recently around 453294.01041667). Blue Apron's SIR currently stands at 3.84. In other words for every 100,000 Blue Apron shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3840 shares are currently held short.

However Blue Apron's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Blue Apron shares, or, against the total number of tradable Blue Apron shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Blue Apron's short interest could be expressed as 0.1% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Blue Apron shares in existence, roughly 100 shares are currently held short) or 0.1217% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Blue Apron shares, roughly 122 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Blue Apron.

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