How to buy Archrock shares | $10.51

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Archrock, Inc (AROC) is a leading oil and gas equipment and services business based in the US. It opened the day at $10.51 after a previous close of $10.495. During the day the price has varied from a low of $10.37 to a high of $10.555. The latest price was $10.51 (25 minute delay). Archrock is listed on the NYSE and employs 1,250 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Archrock

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: AROC in this case.
  5. Research Archrock shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Archrock shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Archrock share price

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

Archrock shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-11.
Previous close$10.495
Change $0.015
Change % 0.1429%
Volume 276,345
Information last updated 2021-04-30.
52-week range$3.8798 - $10.8
50-day moving average $9.6223
200-day moving average $8.804
Wall St. target price$11.2
Dividend yield $0.435 (4.48%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.105
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Fees for buying 100x Archrock shares with popular platforms

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Platform Platform fee Min. initial deposit Trading fee estimate
eToro Free Stocks logo £0 $200 £3.73
£748.99 total
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Degiro Share Dealing logo £0 £0.01 £1.46
£746.72 total
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£749.27 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £19.69
£764.95 total
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interactive investor Trading Account logo £9.99 per month No minimum £19.45
£764.72 total
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Fineco logo £0 No minimum £7.45
£752.72 total
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Halifax Share Dealing Account logo £36 per year £20 £19.10
£764.36 total
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Is it a good time to buy Archrock stock?

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Archrock price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $10.51

1 week (2021-05-05) 7.57%
1 month (2021-04-16) 11.81%
3 months (2021-02-16) 5.52%
6 months (2020-11-16) 39.02%
1 year (2020-05-15) 108.53%
2 years (2019-05-16) 3.75%
3 years (2018-05-16) -11.31%
5 years (2016-05-16) 54.56%

Is Archrock 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.

PEG ratio

Archrock's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 3.56. Higher PEG ratios such as this can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value 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 Archrock's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


Archrock's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $373 million (£0.0 million).

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


Revenue TTM $820.7 million
Operating margin TTM 22.11%
Gross profit TTM $497.8 million
Return on assets TTM 4.24%
Return on equity TTM -6.77%
Profit margin -0.38%
Book value $6.116
Market capitalisation $1.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Archrock shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "AROC.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 5.1 million Archrock shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 18.8% up from 4.3 million last month.

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

Short interest ratio (SIR)

Archrock's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Archrock shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Archrock shares traded daily (recently around 1.0 million). Archrock's SIR currently stands at 5.04. In other words for every 100,000 Archrock shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5040 shares are currently held short.

However Archrock's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Archrock shares, or, against the total number of tradable Archrock shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Archrock's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Archrock shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0545% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Archrock shares, roughly 55 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 Archrock.

Find out more about how you can short Archrock stock.

Archrock share dividends

We're not expecting Archrock to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Archrock's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.8798 up to $10.8. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AROC.US volatility(beta: 2.16)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Archrock's is 2.1605. This would suggest that Archrock's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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