Is Blackberry (NYSE:BB) A Buy?


The BB stock price fluctuated between $9.96 and $10.41 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 8M shares, which represented a negative variation when compared to the three months average volume of 42M shares.

The share price of BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB) dipped -0.2% to close Monday’s market session at $10.16, lower as compared to yesterday’s close which brings the market valuation of the company to $5.77B.

The 52-week high for the BlackBerry Limited’s shares is $28.77. That puts it -64.69% from that peak but still a 117.06% gain since the share price dropped to a 52-week low of $4.37, while the S&P 500’s share price change was of 36.19%.


What does the trading volume tell us about the BB stock?

During the last trading session, BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB) has seen decay in its daily volume. The daily volume was of 42M, while in the last 10 days the average was 8.57M and last three months – 42.13M.
The decreasing interest in the BB stock from the investors is helping to drive the stock price down.

Shrinking short interest

The BlackBerry Limited’s shares are seeing a decreasing short interest compared to the previous month. As of today, there are 37.06M shares being shorted which translates into 0.38 of a short ratio for BB, while in the previous month the shorted shares were 46.97M.

BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB) financials

With a market cap of 5.77B, BlackBerry Limited holds a total cash of $703M that translates into $1.24 per share, while the total debt is of $831M.

The company has seen a decrease in the revenue with a year-over-year quarterly revenue growth percentage of -15.50%. The current revenue is of $861M that is $1.53 per share.
This is a not so good sign for the future.