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Home Depot Price to Earning vs. Short Ratio

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HD -- USA Stock  

Earning Report: February 25, 2020  

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Home Depot Short Ratio vs. Price to Earning Fundamental Analysis

Home Depot is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies. It is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies fabricating about  0.09  of Short Ratio per Price to Earning. The ratio of Price to Earning to Short Ratio for Home Depot is roughly  10.60 
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Home Depot 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
21.31 
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.
Short Ratio is typically used by traders and speculators to identify trends in current market sentiment for a particular equity instrument. In its simple terms this ratio shows how many days it will take all current short sellers to cover their positions if the price of a stock begins to rise.
Home Depot 
Short Ratio 
 = 
Short Interest 
Average Trading Volume 
=
2.01 
The higher the Short Ratio, the longer it would take to buy back the borrowed shares. In theory, the more short positions are currently outstanding, the faster it will be to cover shorted positions.

Home Depot Short Ratio Comparison

  Short Ratio 
    
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Home Depot is rated below average in short ratio category among related companies.

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