Office Depot Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Office Depot stock? (NasdaqGS:ODP). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company is solid.
  • This stock looks overpriced.
  • This company has wild ups and downs.
  • This company is not making money.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the ODP Numbers

ODP Price
(Office Depot stock price per share)
$41.96
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 349% higher than other Consumer Goods stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 68% lower than other Specialty Retail stocks
[?] Cash Yield 10.71%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 464%

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 3,822,990 shares shorted. With 48,870,644 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 578,070, it would take at least 6.613 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is Office Depot Stock on Sale?

Based on our analysis, we believe that you should not buy Office Depot right now. It might be a good stock to own—we just can't prove it with value analysis right now. Proceed with caution.

Should You Buy ODP Stock?

Does Office Depot 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.