Nelnet Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Nelnet stock? (NYSE:NNI). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

  • This company has fluctuating growth.
  • This company is solid.
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company has a low dividend yield.

Inside the NNI Numbers

NNI Price
(Nelnet stock price per share)
[?] NNI Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
[?] NNI Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $108.13
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 21% lower than other Financial stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 42% lower than other Credit Services stocks
[?] Cash Yield 10.42%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 26%
[?] Dividend Yield 1%
Shares Shorted 312,548

This stock has short interest! This means that people have shorted it.

Why does that matter? They've made a bet that price will decrease from where they bought it. Maybe there are financial problems, or maybe there's a value play.

As of the latest analysis, there are 312,548 shares shorted. With 14,189,226 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 62,770, it would take at least 4.979 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is Nelnet Stock on Sale?

We believe that Nelnet may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Nelnet looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy NNI Stock?

Does Nelnet have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.