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How to buy Acadia Healthcare Company stock (ACHC)

Buy Acadia Healthcare Company stock in 5 easy steps, view past price performance and learn what’s ahead for the company.

Acadia Healthcare Company is a medical care facilities business based in the US. Acadia Healthcare Company shares (ACHC.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US dollars. Its last market close was $67.60 – a decrease of 1.01% over the previous day. Acadia Healthcare Company employs 23,500 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $3 billion.

How to buy shares in Acadia Healthcare Company

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  2. Fund your account. Add money to your account via bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  3. Search the platform by ticker symbol. ACHC in this case.
  4. Choose an order type. Place a market order or limit order with your preferred number of shares or dollar amount.
  5. Submit the order. It's that simple.
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Is it a good time to buy Acadia Healthcare Company stock?

Review technicals and fundamentals to help you determine if now's a good time for you to invest.

Technical analysis

View Acadia Healthcare Company's price performance, share price volatility, historical data and technicals.

Use our graph to track the performance of ACHC stock over time.

Historical closes compared with the last close of $67.6

1 week (2024-06-13)3.36%
1 month (2024-05-20)3.43%
3 months (2024-03-20)-10.51%
6 months (2023-12-20)-11.85%
1 year (2023-06-20)-9.60%
2 years (2022-06-20)0.97%
3 years (2021-06-20)5.71%
5 years (2019-06-20)94.70%

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 Acadia Healthcare Company 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 Acadia Healthcare Company P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA.

Acadia Healthcare Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.32. A PEG ratio over 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares are overvalued at the current rate of growth, or may anticipate an acceleration in growth.

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

Acadia Healthcare Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $660.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of Acadia Healthcare Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Acadia Healthcare Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $62.04 up to $87.77. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ACHC.US volatility(beta: 1.32)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Acadia Healthcare Company's is 1.323. This would suggest that Acadia Healthcare Company's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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