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Gds Holdings Ltd

GDS Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, develops and operates data centers in the People's Republic of China.

Gds Holdings stock last closed at $14.87, down 6.48% from the previous day, and has decreased 72.2% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Information Technology Services industry by 0.58 percentage points. Gds Holdings stock is currently +76.86% from its 52-week low of $8.41, and -73.31% from its 52-week high of $55.72.

At the moment, there are 1.5B GDS shares outstanding. The market capitalization of GDS is $2.78B. In the past 24 hours, 1.77M GDS shares were traded.

How to Buy Gds Holdings Stock

Wondering how to invest in Gds Holdings stock? Here's how.
  1. Decide where to buy Gds Holdings stock: You need to decide on a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've analyzed dozens of stock brokerages and apps to help you determine where to buy Gds Holdings stock.
  2. Create a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've identified. It's the best place to buy GDS stock.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Select your method of payment and add your information.
  4. Evaluate Gds Holdings stock: The Gds Holdings ticker symbol is GDS. Is Gds Holdings stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of GDS? How do GDS's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Gds Holdings is a good buy? Why has GDS's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market analysis tools can help you evaluate if GDS is a good stock to buy).
  5. Make your GDS trade: Decide if you will purchase GDS shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy GDS shares at a specific price.
  6. Get the latest news on your investment in GDS: Create a watchlist to watch your new investment in Gds Holdings shares.

Step 1: Decide where to buy Gds Holdings stock

You will need an online brokerage account to access the NASDAQ market and buy GDS shares.

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Step 2: Create a brokerage account

Now that you've picked the right brokerage, the next step is to fill out some personal info so you can invest in GDS stock today.

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Step 3: Put funds into your brokerage account

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Step 4: Evaluate Gds Holdings stock

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Gds Holdings Numbers

GDS Price
$14.87
1w %
30.21%
1y %
-72.2%
5y %
-27.29%
P/E
-11.73x
P/B
0.87x
P/S
2.15x
PEG
N/A
Revenue
$1.27B
Earnings
-$231.73M
Fore. Rev. Growth
17.36%
Fore. Earn. Growth
N/A
Market Cap
$2.78B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

GDS Fundamentals

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You can view all of the due diligence checks on GDS's stock page.

Is GDS stock undervalued?

Analysts use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge GDS's true value.

Using relative valuations measures:

  • GDS may be undervalued based on its P/B ratio of 0.87x, relative to Information Technology Services industry P/B ratio of 3.87x

You can do additional valuation research on GDS's stock here.

GDS Financial Health Overview

Passed Health Checks:

  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the GDS balance sheet.
  • GDS has cash burn of 782488595. It has enough cash and short-term investments to cover this for at least one year.
  • Total GDS debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.

Failed Health Checks:

  • There are more long-term liabilities than short-term assets on the GDS balance sheet.
  • GDS has $1.26B in cash and short term investments. This is not enough to cover its annual cash burn of $782.49M.
  • GDS profit margin has gone down from -17.3% to -18.3% in the past year.
  • GDS has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 2.2.

Do analysts think it's a good time to buy GDS stock

Out of 6 sell side analysts who track GDS, the consensus analyst rating on GDS is a Buy

Should I buy or sell GDS stock?

Based on 6 analysts offering ratings for Gds Holdings Ltd.
Buy
Strong Buy
2 analysts 33.33%
Buy
2 analysts 33.33%
Hold
2 analysts 33.33%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest GDS Analyst Upgrades/Downgrades

Jonathan Atkin, a bottom 12% analyst from RBC Capital maintains GDS with a hold rating and lowers their GDS price target from $22.00 to $15.00, on Nov 29, 2022.

John Choi, a bottom 27% analyst from Daiwa Capital downgrades GDS to a hold rating and announces their GDS price target of $24.00, on Aug 25, 2022.

Lucia Kwong, an analyst from Deutsche Bank downgrades GDS to a hold rating and announces their GDS price target of $32.80, on Aug 25, 2022.

Gokul Hariharan, an analyst from JP Morgan downgrades GDS to a hold rating and announces their GDS price target of $28.00, on Aug 25, 2022.

Joel Ying, an analyst from Nomura Instinet downgrades GDS to a hold rating, on Jul 29, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are saying on the Gds Holdings stock forecast page.

Metrics for Advanced GDS Traders

SMA10
13.51
SMA20
12.67
SMA50
14.18
SMA100
20.35
SMA200
26.99
MACD
0.07
MACD Signal
-0.34
MACD Histogram
0.41
RSI
54.98
Stochastic %K
65.62
Stochastic %D
52.58
StochRSI %K
69.17
StochRSI %D
60.83

GDS Performance Numbers

Last year, GDS revenue was $1.27B. In the last 5 year, GDS's revenue has gone up by 42.67% per year. This was faster than the Information Technology Services industry average of 10.31%.

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

What are GDS insiders up to?

Over the past year, insiders at GDS have not bought or sold any shares.

Dig into more about who owns GDS stock here.

Can I get consistent income from GDS stock?

No, Gds Holdings doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 5: Make your GDS trade

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  • Limit order: A limit order enables you to buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
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Step 6: Get the latest news on your investment in GDS

Now that you own some GDS stock, you'll want to keep up with your new company.

Make a watchlist to get alerted to the latest events about your GDS stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Gds Holdings

To summarize, here are the 6 steps for buying Gds Holdings stock:

  1. Decide where to buy Gds Holdings stock
  2. Create a brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Evaluate Gds Holdings stock
  5. Make your GDS trade
  6. Get the latest news on your investment in GDS

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NASDAQ: GDS
$14.87-1.03 (-6.48%)
Updated Dec 1, 2022
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NASDAQ: GDS
$14.87-1.03 (-6.48%)
Updated Dec 1, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Gds Holdings share?

As of Dec 1, 2022, it costs $14.87 to buy one share of Gds Holdings stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Gds Holdings stock?

According to 6 Wall Street analysts who monitor Gds Holdings, their consensus recommendation is to buy Gds Holdings stock.

What is the best way to buy Gds Holdings stock?

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