Analyst Ratings for Web.com Group Inc. (WEB)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Web.com Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WEB) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. WEB had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 5 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for WEB by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 31, which equates to a potential upside of 37.78 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 20, which equates to a potential downside of -11.11 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 2.17 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 7.88 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.26 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.98 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

WEB has an estimated earnings growth rate of 1187.74 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. WEB has a PEG ratio of 0.09.

WEB has a 52-week high of 25.95 and a 52-week low of 12.90. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 74.42 percent, and 13.29 percent lower than its 52-week high. WEB has a price/earnings ratio of 107.14. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WEB value stock report compares WEB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion. WEB is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.