ScanSource Stock Price and Value Analysis

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

  • This company is solid.
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company has stable growth.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the SCSC Numbers

SCSC Price
(ScanSource stock price per share)
[?] SCSC Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
[?] SCSC Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $31.79
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 19% higher than other Technology stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 50% lower than other Unknown stocks
[?] Cash Yield 8.80%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 22%

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 333,834 shares shorted. With 24,698,968 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 92,510, it would take at least 3.609 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is ScanSource Stock on Sale?

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

Even better, ScanSource 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 SCSC Stock?

Does ScanSource 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.