Burford Capital Limited (BUR): Price and Financial Metrics

Burford Capital Limited (BUR): $7.36

-0.06 (-0.81%)

POWR Rating

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where BUR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 88.92% of US stocks.
  • BUR's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • BUR's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 25.58% of US stocks).

BUR Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of BURFORD CAPITAL LTD's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 3.92% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for BURFORD CAPITAL LTD is higher than it is for about 96.86% of US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for BURFORD CAPITAL LTD comes in at -50.87%, a number that bests only 3.55% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to BURFORD CAPITAL LTD, a group of peers worth examining would be VSEC, HT, NYC, ROIC, and MAC.
  • To check out BURFORD CAPITAL LTD's SEC filings, go to the company's page on browse-edgar?action=getcompany&CIK=0001714174.

BUR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, BUR's price/sales ratio is 736.36% higher, now standing at 9.2.
  • Over the past 23 months, BUR's price/sales ratio has gone up 4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BUR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BUR 2022-09-23 9.2 1.0 -61.2 61.5
BUR 2022-09-22 9.4 1.1 -62.2 62.0
BUR 2022-09-21 9.7 1.1 -64.0 63.0
BUR 2022-09-20 9.7 1.1 -64.3 63.1
BUR 2022-09-19 10.1 1.1 -66.7 64.5
BUR 2022-09-16 10.1 1.1 -66.8 64.6

BUR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • BUR has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 46.75% of graded US stocks.
  • BUR's asset turnover comes in at 0.063 -- ranking 68th of 428 Banking stocks.
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The table below shows BUR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.063 1 0.000
2020-12-31 0.133 1 0.083

BUR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BUR, see our BUR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $14.09 Average Broker Recommendation 1.2 (Strong Buy)

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BUR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $7.36 52-week high $11.71
Prev. close $7.42 52-week low $6.96
Day low $7.17 Volume 171,700
Day high $7.40 Avg. volume 233,744
50-day MA $9.41 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $9.34 Market Cap 1.61B

Burford Capital Limited (BUR) Company Bio

Burford Capital Ltd. offers financing for corporate litigation, arbitration and other disputes.

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Latest BUR News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about BURFORD CAPITAL LTD that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate BUR as an investment opportunity.

Burford Capital Limited Announces Burford Capital-Report on Class Action Recoveries

Burford Capital, the leading global finance and asset management firm focused on law, today releases new independent research demonstrating the value of legal finance for companies with valuable commercial class action claims.

Yahoo | September 13, 2022

Burford Capital Appoints Jordan Licht as Chief Financial Officer

Burford Capital Limited, the leading global finance and asset management firm focused on law, today announces that Jordan Licht has been appointed as its Chief Financial Officer.

Yahoo | September 6, 2022

Some Analysts Just Cut Their Burford Capital Limited (LON:BUR) Estimates

Market forces rained on the parade of Burford Capital Limited ( LON:BUR ) shareholders today, when the analysts...

Yahoo | August 12, 2022

Burford Capital Reports First Half 2022 Results

Burford Capital Limited (NYSE:BUR)(LSE:BUR), the leading global finance and asset management firm focused on law, today announces its financial results for the six months ended June 30, 2022 ("1H 2022").

Yahoo | August 9, 2022

Is Burford (BUR) a Worthy Investment Pick?

Alphyn Capital Management, an investment management firm, published its second-quarter 2022 investor letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. The fund’s Master Account returned -14.7% net in Q2 2022 vs -16.1% for the S&P500. As of June 30, 2022, the top ten positions comprised approximately 69% of the portfolio, and the portfolio […]

Yahoo | August 9, 2022

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BUR Price Returns

1-mo -21.20%
3-mo -25.05%
6-mo -20.26%
1-year -33.03%
3-year N/A
5-year N/A
YTD -30.30%
2021 9.20%
2020 N/A
2019 N/A
2018 N/A
2017 N/A

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