The simplest way to benefit from a rising market is to buy an index fund. Active investors aim to buy stocks that vastly outperform the market - but in the process, they risk under-performance. For example, the Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGI) share price is down 26% in the last year. That's disappointing when you consider the market returned -0.06%. On the bright side, the stock is actually up 16% in the last three years. Shareholders have had an even rougher run lately, with the share price down 13% in the last 90 days. Check out our latest analysis for Commercial Vehicle Group To paraphrase Benjamin Graham: Over the short term the market is a voting machine, but over the long term it's a weighing machine. One flawed but reasonable way to assess how sentiment around a company has changed is to compare the earnings per share (EPS) with the share price. During the unfortunate twelve months during which the Commercial Vehicle Group share price fell, it actually saw its … [Read more...] about Imagine Owning Commercial Vehicle Group (NASDAQ:CVGI) And Wondering If The 26% Share Price Slide Is Justified
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The simplest way to benefit from a rising market is to buy an index fund. When you buy individual stocks, you can make higher profits, but you also face the risk of under-performance. Investors in NORMA Group SE (ETR:NOEJ) have tasted that bitter downside in the last year, as the share price dropped 41%. That contrasts poorly with the market return of 1.8%. Even if you look out three years, the returns are still disappointing, with the share price down (the share price is down 33%) in that time. Shareholders have had an even rougher run lately, with the share price down 12% in the last 90 days. Check out our latest analysis for NORMA Group In his essay The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville Warren Buffett described how share prices do not always rationally reflect the value of a business. One way to examine how market sentiment has changed over time is to look at the interaction between a company's share price and its earnings per share (EPS). Unhappily, NORMA Group had to … [Read more...] about Imagine Owning NORMA Group (ETR:NOEJ) And Wondering If The 41% Share Price Slide Is Justified
If you're interested in Keane Group, Inc. (NYSE:FRAC), then you might want to consider its beta (a measure of share price volatility) in order to understand how the stock could impact your portfolio. Volatility is considered to be a measure of risk in modern finance theory. Investors may think of volatility as falling into two main categories. The first category is company specific volatility. This can be dealt with by limiting your exposure to any particular stock. The second sort is caused by the natural volatility of markets, overall. For example, certain macroeconomic events will impact (virtually) all stocks on the market. Some stocks are more sensitive to general market forces than others. Beta can be a useful tool to understand how much a stock is influenced by market risk (volatility). However, Warren Buffett said 'volatility is far from synonymous with risk' in his 2014 letter to investors. So, while useful, beta is not the only metric to consider. To use beta as an investor, … [Read more...] about One Thing To Remember About The Keane Group, Inc. (NYSE:FRAC) Share Price
It's nice to see the Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EIGI) share price up 11% in a week. But spare a thought for the long term holders, who have held the stock as it bled value over the last five years. Indeed, the share price is down a whopping 73% in that time. It's true that the recent bounce could signal the company is turning over a new leaf, but we are not so sure. The fundamental business performance will ultimately determine if the turnaround can be sustained. See our latest analysis for Endurance International Group Holdings Given that Endurance International Group Holdings didn't make a profit in the last twelve months, we'll focus on revenue growth to form a quick view of its business development. When a company doesn't make profits, we'd generally expect to see good revenue growth. Some companies are willing to postpone profitability to grow revenue faster, but in that case one does expect good top-line growth. In the last half decade, Endurance … [Read more...] about Some Endurance International Group Holdings (NASDAQ:EIGI) Shareholders Have Taken A Painful 73% Share Price Drop
While China Evergrande Group (HKG:3333) shareholders are probably generally happy, the stock hasn't had particularly good run recently, with the share price falling 15% in the last quarter. But over five years returns have been remarkably great. In that time, the share price has soared some 523% higher! Arguably, the recent fall is to be expected after such a strong rise. But the real question is whether the business fundamentals can improve over the long term. Anyone who held for that rewarding ride would probably be keen to talk about it. View our latest analysis for China Evergrande Group There is no denying that markets are sometimes efficient, but prices do not always reflect underlying business performance. One flawed but reasonable way to assess how sentiment around a company has changed is to compare the earnings per share (EPS) with the share price. During five years of share price growth, China Evergrande Group achieved compound earnings per share (EPS) growth of 13% … [Read more...] about Did You Miss China Evergrande Group's (HKG:3333) Whopping 523% Share Price Gain?