Advent Claymore Convertible Securities and Income Fund (AVK) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Apr 12, '19

Are you looking for the analysis of Advent Claymore Convertible Securities and Income Fund (AVK) stock? Are you wondering what the bulls and the bears say about it?

If so, you came to the right place. In this stock guide, we will share with you 2 reasons to buy and 2 reasons to sell AVK stock. You’ll get a perspective on what the bulls and the bears say about it.

The analysis below may be also helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about AVK stock:

  • Is AVK a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold AVK stock today?
  • Is AVK a good buy / investment?
  • What are AVK analyst opinions, recommendations and ratings?

Let’s start with the bull case. Here are the reasons to buy AVK stock:

1. AVK quarterly revenue growth was 15.80%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (4.06% and 5.69%, respectively). See AVK revenue growth chart.

2. AVK forward dividend yield is 9.73%, higher than the industry (0.43%) and sector (0.91%) forward dividend yields. See AVK forward dividend chart.

Now that you understand the bull case, let’s look at the reasons to sell AVK stock (i.e., the bear case):

1. AVK stock price ($14.97) is close to the 52-week high ($15.07). Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See AVK price chart.

2. AVK profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -278.58pp. See AVK profitability chart.

Now let's look at the key statistics for AVK:

Metrics AVK
Price $14.80
Average Price Target / Upside N/A
Average Analyst Rating N/A
Industry Asset Management
Sector Financial Services
Number of Employees N/A
Market Cap $499.92M
Forward P/E Ratio N/A
Price/Book Ratio 18.75
PEG N/A
Revenue (TTM) $26.67M
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth 15.8%
Profit Margin -60.78%

What are your thoughts on AVK?

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