How to buy Blink Charging Co shares

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Blink Charging Co is a specialty retail business based in the US. Blink Charging Co shares (BLNK.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Blink Charging Co employs 63 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $4.5 million.

How to buy shares in Blink Charging Co

  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: BLNK in this case.
  5. Research Blink Charging Co shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Blink Charging Co shares. It's that simple.
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Blink Charging Co share price

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Blink Charging Co shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
Latest market close$N/A
52-week range$1.25 - $57.85
50-day moving average $40.0058
200-day moving average $17.3554
Wall St. target price$32.5
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.31
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Fineco
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Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
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Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
Moneyfarm helps you meet your investment goals with fully-managed portfolios designed around you. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
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Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
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Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
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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
0.35%
£10.00
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Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
Legal & General is a big financial services company which offers insurance, lifetime mortgage, pensions and stocks and shares ISAs. Capital at risk.
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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%
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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.
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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 Blink Charging Co stock?

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Blink Charging Co financials

Revenue TTM $4.5 million
Gross profit TTM $520,340
Return on assets TTM -40.59%
Return on equity TTM -97.33%
Profit margin -285.81%
Book value $0.511
Market capitalisation $1.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Blink Charging Co shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "BLNK.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 8.7 million Blink Charging Co shares held short by investors – that's known as Blink Charging Co's "short interest". This figure is 41.4% up from 6.2 million last month.

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

Blink Charging Co's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Blink Charging Co's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Blink Charging Co shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Blink Charging Co shares traded daily (recently around 14.1 million). Blink Charging Co's SIR currently stands at 0.62. In other words for every 100,000 Blink Charging Co shares traded daily on the market, roughly 620 shares are currently held short.

However Blink Charging Co's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Blink Charging Co shares, or, against the total number of tradable Blink Charging Co shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Blink Charging Co's short interest could be expressed as 0.24% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Blink Charging Co shares in existence, roughly 240 shares are currently held short) or 0.298% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Blink Charging Co shares, roughly 298 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 Blink Charging Co.

Find out more about how you can short Blink Charging Co stock.

Blink Charging Co share dividends

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

Have Blink Charging Co's shares ever split?

Blink Charging Co's shares were split on a 1:50 basis on 29 August 2017. So if you had owned 50 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Blink Charging Co shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 4900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Blink Charging Co shares which in turn could have impacted Blink Charging Co's share price.

Blink Charging Co share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Blink Charging Co's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.25 up to $57.85. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Blink Charging Co's is 4.3813. This would suggest that Blink Charging Co's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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Blink Charging Co overview

Blink Charging Co., through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and provides electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and networked EV charging services in the United States. The company offers residential and commercial EV charging equipment that enable EV drivers to recharge at various location types. It also provides Blink Network, a cloud-based system that operates, maintains, and tracks various Blink charging stations and associated charging data, as well as provides property owners, managers, and parking companies with cloud-based services that enable the remote monitoring and management of EV charging stations and payment processing; and provides EV drivers with station information, including station location, availability, and applicable fees. In addition, the company provides EV charging hardware, site recommendations, and maintenance services. It has strategic partnerships across transit/destination locations, including airports, auto dealers, healthcare/medicals, hotels, mixed-use, municipal locations, multifamily residential and condos, parks and recreation areas, parking lots, religious institutions, restaurants, retailers, schools and universities, stadiums, supermarkets, transportation hubs, and workplace locations. The company offers its services through field sales force and reseller partners, as well as sells home unit chargers through various internet channels. As of December 31, 2019, it had approximately 14,778 EV charging stations. The company was formerly known as Car Charging Group, Inc. and changed its name to Blink Charging Co. in August 2017. Blink Charging Co. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Miami Beach, Florida.

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