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How to Buy Columbia Sportswear Co Stock

Columbia Sportswear Co

Columbia Sportswear Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, sources, markets, and distributes outdoor, active, and everyday lifestyle apparel, footwear, accessories, and equipment in the United States, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Canada.

Columbia Sportswear Co stock last closed at $93.49, down 2.73% from the previous day, and has increased 3.82% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Apparel Manufacturing industry by 0.13 percentage points. Columbia Sportswear Co stock is currently +43.79% from its 52-week low of $65.02, and -8.02% from its 52-week high of $101.64.

As of Feb 3, 2023, there are 62.11M shares of COLM outstanding. The market capitalization of COLM is $5.81B. In the last 24 hours, 1.01M COLM shares were traded.

How to Buy Columbia Sportswear Co Stock

Wondering how to invest in Columbia Sportswear Co stock? Here's how.
  1. Choose where to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock: You need to pick a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've tried dozens of online stock brokerages and apps to help you decide where to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock.
  2. Sign up for a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've selected.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Choose your method of payment and add your information.
  4. Research Columbia Sportswear Co stock: The Columbia Sportswear Co ticker symbol is COLM. Is Columbia Sportswear Co stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of COLM? How do COLM's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Columbia Sportswear Co is a good buy? Why has COLM's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock analysis website can help you figure out if COLM is a good stock to buy).
  5. Make your COLM purchase: Decide if you will purchase COLM shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase COLM stock at a given price.
  6. Keep tabs on your COLM investment: Create a watchlist to track your position in Columbia Sportswear Co stock.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock

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Step 4: Research Columbia Sportswear Co stock

Once you have figured out the best place to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock, it's critical to evaluate their stock before you buy, so you truly comprehend the risk and opportunity.

Columbia Sportswear Co shares quick numbers

COLM Price
$93.49
1w %
2.06%
1y %
3.82%
5y %
27.79%
P/E
17.51x
P/B
3.2x
P/S
1.7x
PEG
1.54x
Revenue
$3.42B
Earnings
$342.71M
Fore. Rev. Growth
8.04%
Fore. Earn. Growth
14.04%
Market Cap
$5.81B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

COLM Fundamentals

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on COLM's stock page.

Is COLM stock overvalued?

Investors use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge COLM's intrinsic value.

Using relative valuations metrics:

  • COLM could be undervalued based on its P/E ratio of 17.51x, relative to Apparel Manufacturing industry P/E ratio of 19.04x
  • COLM may be undervalued based on its P/B ratio of 3.2x, relative to Apparel Manufacturing industry P/B ratio of 3.2x
  • COLM may be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 1.54x

You can do more valuation analysis on COLM's stock here.

Is COLM a healthy company?

Positive Financial Indicators:

  • COLM has cash burn of 14865000. It has sufficient cash and short-term investments to cover this for at least one year.
  • COLM has $160.19M in cash and short term investments. This is sufficient to cover its annual cash burn of $14.87M.
  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the COLM balance sheet.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the COLM balance sheet.

Negative Financial Indicators:

  • COLM profit margin has gone down from 10.1% to 10% in the past year.
  • Total COLM debt is higher than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • COLM has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 0.59.

Is it a good time to buy COLM stock, according to analysts?

Out of 5 Wall Street analysts who give recommendations on COLM, the consensus analyst rating on Columbia Sportswear Co is a Hold

Please note that analyst forecasts are not stock recommendations, nor are they financial advice.

Most Recent COLM Analyst Ratings

Jay Sole, a top 9% analyst from UBS maintains COLM with a hold rating and raises their COLM price target from $90.00 to $92.00, on Jan 23, 2023.

John Kernan, a top 13% analyst from Cowen & Co. maintains COLM with a buy rating and raises their COLM price target from $85.00 to $86.00, on Sep 27, 2022.

Mauricio Serna, a top 44% analyst from UBS maintains COLM with a hold rating and lowers their COLM price target from $83.00 to $80.00, on Jul 28, 2022.

Jonathan Komp, a top 13% analyst from Baird maintains COLM with a hold rating and lowers their COLM price target from $85.00 to $82.00, on Jul 28, 2022.

Alexander Perry, a bottom 9% analyst from Bank of America downgrades COLM to a sell rating and lowers their COLM price target from $108.00 to $80.00, on Apr 29, 2022.

You can dig deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Columbia Sportswear Co stock forecast page.

COLM Technicals

SMA10
92.98
SMA20
92.1
SMA50
89.43
SMA100
81.61
SMA200
78.82
MACD
1.82
MACD Signal
1.53
MACD Histogram
0.29
RSI
56.62
Stochastic %K
78.43
Stochastic %D
88.03
StochRSI %K
73.04
StochRSI %D
86.43

COLM Performance Metrics

Last year, COLM earnings were $342.71M. In the last 5 year, COLM's earnings have grown by 13.62% per year. This was faster than the Apparel Manufacturing industry average of 7.82%.

Last year, COLM revenue was $3.42B. Over the last 5 year, COLM's revenue has increased by 7.3% per year. This was faster than the Apparel Manufacturing industry average of 3.82%.

Learn more about COLM's earnings and revenue performance here.

What are COLM insiders up to?

In the past 12 months, insiders at COLM have bought more shares than they have sold.

Peter J. Bragdon, EVP CAO Gen. Counsel of COLM, was the latest COLM insider to sell. They sold $34,284.80 worth of COLM stock on Feb 1, 2023.

Research more about who owns COLM shares here.

Does COLM provide a stable income stream?

Columbia Sportswear Co pays a dividend of 1.28%, compared to the Apparel Manufacturing industry's average dividend yield of 3.44%. If you owned $1,000 of COLM stock, you would have been paid $12.84 last year.

Columbia Sportswear Co dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade and have remained stable.

Find more info about Columbia Sportswear Co dividend yield and history here.

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Step 5: Make your COLM purchase

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Step 6: Keep tabs on your COLM investment

Now that you own some shares in COLM, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your shares.

Add COLM to a watchlist to track the most important metrics related to your COLM stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Columbia Sportswear Co

To summarize, here are the 6 steps you need to take to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock right now:

  1. Choose where to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock
  2. Sign up for a brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Research Columbia Sportswear Co stock
  5. Make your COLM purchase
  6. Keep tabs on your COLM investment

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NASDAQ: COLM
$93.49-2.62 (-2.73%)
Updated Feb 3, 2023
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NASDAQ: COLM
$93.49-2.62 (-2.73%)
Updated Feb 3, 2023
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Columbia Sportswear Co share?

As of Feb 3, 2023, it costs $93.49 to buy one share of Columbia Sportswear Co stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock?

According to 5 Wall Street analysts who monitor Columbia Sportswear Co, their consensus recommendation is to hold Columbia Sportswear Co stock.

What is the best way to buy Columbia Sportswear Co stock?

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