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.
A number of analysts gave price targets for STMP. The most optimistic price target was 210, implying potential capital gains of 41.03 percent. The lowest price target was 150, implying potential capital losses 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.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 11.99 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 11.62 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of STMP to grow at a rate of 5.15 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, 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 P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.52 billion. STMP is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.