DexCom, Inc. (DXCM)

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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. DXCM stock price ($87.21) is close to the 52-week low ($67.94). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See DXCM price chart.
  2. DXCM quarterly revenue growth was 24.50%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (11.23% and 7.51%, respectively). See DXCM revenue growth chart.
  3. DXCM profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 4.46 percentage points. See DXCM profitability chart.
  4. DXCM average analyst rating is Buy. See DXCM analyst rating chart.
  5. DXCM average analyst price target ($99.35) is above its current price ($87.21). See DXCM price target chart.

Cons

  1. DXCM PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 3.24, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See DXCM PEG chart.
  2. DXCM short share of float is 3.82%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See DXCM short share of float chart.
  3. DXCM short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 4.87. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See DXCM short interest ratio chart.