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How to buy Monster Beverage stock (MNST)

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Monster Beverage is a beverages - non-alcoholic business based in the US. Monster Beverage shares (MNST) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Monster Beverage employs 5,254 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $7.3 billion.

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Monster Beverage stock price (NASDAQ: MNST)

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Monster Beverage shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-07-06.
Latest market close$50.28
52-week range$47.13 - $61.23
50-day moving average $52.04
200-day moving average $54.50
Wall St. target price$60.39
PE ratio 31.4873
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.58

Is it a good time to buy Monster Beverage stock?

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Monster Beverage price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $50.28 from 2024-07-11

1 week (2024-07-05) 1.07%
1 month (2024-06-13) 3.20%
3 months (2024-04-12) -8.60%
6 months (2024-01-12) -14.85%
1 year (2023-07-13) -11.39%
2 years (2022-07-12) -48.03%
3 years (2021-07-13) 92.02
5 years (2019-07-12) 65

Is Monster Beverage stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Monster Beverage's P/E ratio

Monster Beverage's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 31x. In other words, Monster Beverage shares trade at around 31x 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.

Monster Beverage's PEG ratio

Monster Beverage's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.9034. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

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

Monster Beverage's EBITDA

Monster Beverage's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.1 billion.

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

Monster Beverage financials

Revenue TTM $7.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 28.54%
Gross profit TTM $3.2 billion
Return on assets TTM 13.66%
Return on equity TTM 20.98%
Profit margin 22.83%
Book value $8.23
Market Capitalization $49 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Monster Beverage share dividends

We're not expecting Monster Beverage to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Monster Beverage's shares ever split?

Monster Beverage's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 27 March 2023. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Monster Beverage shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Monster Beverage shares which in turn could have impacted Monster Beverage's share price.

Monster Beverage share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Monster Beverage's shares have ranged in value from as little as $47.1301 up to $61.225. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MNST.US volatility(beta: 0.76)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 Monster Beverage's is 0.757. This would suggest that Monster Beverage's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Monster Beverage overview

Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in development, marketing, sale, and distribution of energy drink beverages and concentrates in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Monster Energy Drinks, Strategic Brands, Alcohol Brands, and Other. It offers carbonated non-carbonated energy drinks, ready-to-drink iced teas, lemonades, juice cocktails, single-serve juices and fruit beverages, ready-to-drink dairy and coffee drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks and single-serve still waters, and sodas that are considered natural, sparkling juices, and flavored sparkling beverages. The company sells its products to full service beverage bottlers/distributors, retail grocery and specialty chains, wholesalers, club stores, mass merchandisers, convenience chains, food service customers, value stores, e-commerce retailers, and the military; and concentrates and/or beverage bases to authorized bottling and canning operations. It provides its products under the Monster Energy, Monster Energy Ultra, Monster Rehab, Monster Energy Nitro, Java Monster, Punch Monster, Juice Monster, Muscle Monster, Espresso Monster, Monster Tour Water, Fury, Monster MAXX, Caffe Monster, Monster Hydro, Monster HydroSport Super Fuel, Monster Dragon Tea, Reign Total Body Fuel, and Reign Inferno Thermogenic Fuel, Reign Storm, Bang Energy, NOS, Full Throttle, Burn, Mother, Nalu, Ultra Energy, Play and Power Play (stylized), Relentless, BPM, BU, Gladiator, Samurai, Live+, Predator, and Fury brands. The company was formerly known as Hansen Natural Corporation and changed its name to Monster Beverage Corporation in January 2012. Monster Beverage Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Corona, California.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Monster Beverage is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 26.788% of Monster Beverage shares are held by insiders and 68.842% by institutions.
How many people work for Monster Beverage?
Latest data suggests 5,254 work at Monster Beverage.
When does the fiscal year end for Monster Beverage?
Monster Beverage's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Monster Beverage based?
Monster Beverage's address is: 1 Monster Way, Corona, CA, United States, 92879
What is Monster Beverage's ISIN number?
Monster Beverage's international securities identification number is: US61174X1090
What is Monster Beverage's CUSIP number?
Monster Beverage's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 411310105

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