How to buy Associated Capital Group shares | $33.58

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Associated Capital Group, Inc (AC) is a leading capital markets business based in the US. It opened the day at $35.9 after a previous close of $35.76. During the day the price has varied from a low of $33.58 to a high of $35.85. The latest price was $33.58 (25 minute delay). Associated Capital Group is listed on the NYSE and employs 39 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Associated Capital Group

  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: AC in this case.
  5. Research Associated Capital Group shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Associated Capital Group shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

How has Coronavirus impacted Associated Capital Group's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Associated Capital Group's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $34.77, which is 19.61% down on its pre-crash value of $43.25 (accounting for the 29 July 2020 split) and 36.67% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $25.44 (accounting for the 29 July 2020 split).

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Associated Capital Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $619.20 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 $826.48.

Associated Capital Group share price

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

Associated Capital Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-06.
Open$35.9
High$35.85
Low$33.58
Close$33.58
Previous close$35.76
Change $-2.18
Change % -6.096%
Volume 15,907
Information last updated 2020-12-26.
52-week range$24.0774 - $64.7805
50-day moving average $36.7059
200-day moving average $36.7382
Wall St. target price$10.87
PE ratio 20.7759
Dividend yield $0.2 (0.55%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.739
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£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
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Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
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From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
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Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
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Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
£8.00
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AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
£9.95
AJ Bell is a good all-rounder for people who to choose between shares, funds, ISAs and pensions. Capital at risk.
Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
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£10.00
Fidelity is another good all-rounder, offering a good package at a decent price. Not suited for trading shares. Capital at risk.
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£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
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Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
interactive investor is a flat-fee platform, which makes it cost effective for larger portfolios. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
PensionBee Pension
No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
Pension Bee is a newbie in the pension market. It helps consolidate your pension plans into one place. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got three different retirement options. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
Penfold
Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Associated Capital Group stock?

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Associated Capital Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $33.58

1 week (2021-01-08) -7.97%
1 month (2020-12-18) -4.55%
3 months (2020-10-16) -3.89%
6 months (2020-07-17) -10.63%
1 year (2020-01-17) -33.93%
2 years (2019-01-17) -15.86%
3 years (2018-01-17) -4.94%
5 years (2016-01-15) 20.10%

Is Associated Capital Group under- or over-valued?

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

Associated Capital Group's P/E ratio

Associated Capital Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 21x. In other words, Associated Capital Group shares trade at around 21x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Associated Capital Group financials

Revenue TTM $30 million
Gross profit TTM $-919,000
Return on assets TTM -0.74%
Return on equity TTM -2.2%
Profit margin -70.87%
Book value $38.154
Market capitalisation $805 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Associated Capital Group shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "AC.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 51,588 Associated Capital Group shares held short by investors – that's known as Associated Capital Group's "short interest". This figure is 8.3% down from 56,264 last month.

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

Associated Capital Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Associated Capital Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Associated Capital Group shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Associated Capital Group shares traded daily (recently around 6571.7197452229). Associated Capital Group's SIR currently stands at 7.85. In other words for every 100,000 Associated Capital Group shares traded daily on the market, roughly 7850 shares are currently held short.

However Associated Capital Group's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of tradable Associated Capital Group shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Associated Capital Group's short interest could be expressed as 0.0292% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Associated Capital Group shares, roughly 29 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 Associated Capital Group.

Find out more about how you can short Associated Capital Group stock.

Associated Capital Group share dividends

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

Have Associated Capital Group's shares ever split?

Associated Capital Group's shares were split on a 1005:1000 basis on 29 July 2020. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1005 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Associated Capital Group shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 0.5% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Associated Capital Group shares which in turn could have impacted Associated Capital Group's share price.

Associated Capital Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Associated Capital Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $24.0774 up to $64.7805. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AC.US volatility(beta: 1.33)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 Associated Capital Group's is 1.3255. This would suggest that Associated Capital Group'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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Associated Capital Group overview

Associated Capital Group, Inc. provides investment advisory services in the United States. The company offers alternative investment management and underwriting services, as well as asset management services. It also offers institutional research services to hedge funds and asset managers, as well as affiliated mutual funds and managed accounts. The company was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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