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Stock Under Review: SBA Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SBAC)


SBA Communications Corporation trades as part of the communication services industry and communication services sector. The company CEO is Jeffrey A. Stoops. SBA Communications Corp is an independent owner and operator of wireless communications towers in the United States, Brazil, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Central America.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The SBAC stock showed a previous change of 1.33% with an open at 183.27 and a close of 185.91. It reached an intraday high of 186.00 and a low of 183.27.

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The stock has a market cap of $20.9b with 112.6m shares outstanding, of which the float is 111.9m shares. Trading volume reached 568,052 shares compared to its average volume of 651,401 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is good.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, SBA Communications Corporation shares returned 2.09% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 4.67%. Over three months, it changed 8.54%. In one year it has changed 10.06% and within that year its 52-week high was 186.35 and its 52-week low was 146.13. SBAC stock is 27.22% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 164.73 and a 50 day moving average of 176.83. Currently SBAC stock is trading 12.86% above its 200 day moving average.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 6.02 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 464.78. Based on 4 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 1.83. The TTM EPS is 6.02, which comes to a TTM PE of 30.88.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
12-31-2018:  2.00
09-30-2018:  1.92
06-30-2018:  1.83
03-31-2018:  0.27

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 209.10, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 11.09%

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 0.60% of insider ownership and 142.60% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 0, which is 0.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 0.00.

The current calculated beta is 0.82

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is 0.65%, profit margin is 2.54%, price-to-sales is 11.07 and price-to-book is 91.04.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 0  :Valuation Score
 3  :Past Performance Score
 0  :Financial Strength Score
 3  :Future Growth Score
 1  :Dividend Score
 1  :Overall Score

John Jones
Worked for several Wall Street firms: Salomon Smith Barney, UBS, and Charles Schwab. Has developed skills and gained extensive experience over the years that is used today to uncover winning penny stocks.Also was an attorney for small businesses in Scottsdale, Arizona. That experience and understanding of law provides a unique perspective and edge in discovering quality companies in various industries.