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 most pessimistic price target was 150, which equates to a potential downside of 0.74 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 11.99 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 11.62 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of STMP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 5.15 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. STMP has a PEG ratio of 5.51.

In the last 52-weeks, STMP has achieved a high of 158.75 and a low of 72.22. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 106.18 percent, and below the high by 6.2 percent. 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.