Consider This Before Taking a Position in Roblox (RBLX)

With gains of 2.9%, Roblox was one of the winners on Wall Street today. Its shares are now trading at $40.45 and have logged a 1.0% daily outperformance of the S&P 500. Don't join the feeding frenzy before checking some basic facts about this stock:

  • Roblox has moved 19.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 14.0%

  • RBLX has an average analyst rating of buy and is -2.9% away from its mean target price of $41.66 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $-1.83

  • Roblox has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of -22.1 while the S&P 500 average is None

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $-1.86 and its forward P/E ratio is -21.7

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 200.25 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of None

  • Roblox is part of the Technology sector, which has an average P/E ratio of None and an average P/B of None

  • The company has a free cash flow of $137.05 Million, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Roblox Corporation develops and operates an online entertainment platform. The company offers Roblox Studio, a free toolset that allows developers and creators to build, publish, and operate 3D experiences, and other content; Roblox Client, an application that allows users to explore 3D digital world; Roblox Education for learning experiences; and Roblox Cloud, which provides services and infrastructure that power the human co-experience platform. It serves customers in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe, China, the Asia-Pacific, and internationally. Roblox Corporation was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

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