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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for WEB. The most optimistic price target was 31, which equates to a potential upside of 37.78 percent. The lowest price target was 20, implying potential capital losses of -11.11 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 2.17 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 7.88 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 1.26 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.98 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of WEB to grow at a rate of 1187.74 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of WEB is 0.09.

In the trailing 52-weeks, WEB hit 25.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 12.90. Currently the stock is 74.42 percent higher than its low, 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.