Analyst Ratings for Stamps.com Inc. (STMP)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. STMP had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 6 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 0 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for STMP. The highest price target was 210, implying potential capital gains of 41.03 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 150, which equates to a potential downside of 0.74 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 11.99 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 11.62 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of STMP to grow at a rate of 5.15 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of STMP is 5.51.

STMP has a 52-week high of 158.75 and a 52-week low of 72.22. Currently the stock is 106.18 percent higher than its low, and 6.2 percent lower than its 52-week high. STMP has a price/earnings ratio of 28.36. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STMP value stock report compares STMP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of STMP is $2.52 billion. STMP will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.