How to buy Revlon (REV) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in Revlon shares.

Revlon Inc
- $0.57 ( - 5.17%)

Revlon Inc (REV) is a leading household and personal products business based in the US. It opened the day at $12.34 after a previous close of $12.56. During the day the price has varied from a low of $12.05 to a high of $12.4999. The latest price was $12.43 (25 minute delay). Revlon is listed on the NYSE and employs 6,000 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Revlon

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

How has coronavirus impacted Revlon's share price?

Since the stock market crash that started in February 2020, Revlon's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $11.03, which is 43.12% down on its pre-crash value of $19.39 and 26.06% up on the lowest point reached during the March 2020 crash when the shares fell as low as $8.75.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Revlon shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $452.84 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 $507.60.

Revlon share price (NYSE:REV)

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

Revlon shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$12.56
Change %-1.035%
Information last updated 2021-09-18.
52-week range$3.96 - $19
50-day moving average$11.2066
200-day moving average$12.0109
Wall St. target price$11
Dividend yieldN/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$-8.237
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Freetrade logo £0 No minimum £4.10
£914.22 total
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£914.68 total
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£911.76 total
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£914.97 total
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Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account logo £0 £1 £21.34
£931.47 total
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£932.06 total
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£919.23 total
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£931.29 total
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Is it a good time to buy Revlon stock?

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Revlon price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $12.43

1 week (2021-09-14) 19.52%
1 month (2021-08-20) 11.38%
3 months (2021-06-21) -12.03%
6 months (2021-03-19) 0.32%
1 year (2020-09-18) 86.92%
2 years (2019-09-20) -41.78%
3 years (2018-09-20) -48.64%
5 years (2016-09-20) -65.08%

Is Revlon 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.


Revlon's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $143 million (£0.0 million).

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


Revenue TTM $2 billion
Operating margin TTM 2.81%
Gross profit TTM $1 billion
Return on assets TTM 1.32%
Return on equity TTM -9999999%
Profit margin -21.6%
Market capitalisation $591.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Revlon shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "REV.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 1.4 million Revlon shares held short by investors – that's known as the "short interest". This figure is 4% down from 1.5 million last month.

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

Short interest ratio (SIR)

Revlon's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Revlon shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Revlon shares traded daily (recently around 89916.149068323). Revlon's SIR currently stands at 16.1. In other words for every 100,000 Revlon shares traded daily on the market, roughly 16100 shares are currently held short.

However Revlon's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Revlon shares, or, against the total number of tradable Revlon shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Revlon's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Revlon shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.3361% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Revlon shares, roughly 336 shares are currently held short).

A SIR above 10% would generally be considered pretty high, pointing to a potentially pessimistic outlook for the share price and a discouraging interest in betting against Revlon.

Find out more about how you can short Revlon stock.

Revlon share dividends

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

Have Revlon's shares ever split?

Revlon's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 16 September 2008. So if you had owned 10 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 Revlon shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Revlon shares which in turn could have impacted Revlon's share price.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Revlon's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.96 up to $19. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Revlon's is 2.8428. This would suggest that Revlon's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

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