|Bid||0.00 x 2200|
|Ask||0.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||6.02 - 6.04|
|52 Week Range||2.25 - 6.04|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||N/A|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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In the current market session, SMTC Inc. (NASDAQ:SMTX) is trading at $5.95, after a 0.34% decrease. However, over the past month, the stock went up by 1.54%, and in the past year, by 236.16%. Shareholders might be interested in knowing whether the stock is overvalued, even if the company is not performing up to par in the current session. Assuming that all other factors are held constant, this could present itself as an opportunity for shareholders trying to capitalize on the higher share price. The stock is currently below from its 52 week high by 0.50%. The P/E ratio is used by long-term shareholders to assess the company's market performance against aggregate market data, historical earnings, and the industry at large. A lower P/E indicates that shareholders do not expect the stock to perform better in the future, and that the company is probably undervalued. It shows that shareholders are less than willing to pay a high share price, because they do not expect the company to exhibit growth, in terms of future earnings. View more earnings on SMTX Most often, an industry will prevail in a particular phase of a business cycle, than other industries. Compared to the aggregate P/E ratio of the 58.59 in the Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components industry, SMTC Inc. has a lower P/E ratio of 39.8. Shareholders might be inclined to think that the stock might perform worse than its industry peers. It's also possible that the stock is undervalued. P/E ratio is not always a great indicator of the company's performance. Depending on the earnings makeup of a company, investors can become unable to attain key insights from trailing earnings. See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaStocks That Hit 52-Week Highs On WednesdaySMTC: Q4 Earnings Insights© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.
SMTC Corporation (SMTX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 33.33% and -1.59%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?