Analyst Ratings for GrubHub Inc. (GRUB)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to GrubHub Inc. (NYSE:GRUB) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, GRUB received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 22 analysts covering the stock, 14 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for GRUB. The most optimistic price target was 55, implying potential capital gains of 16.92 percent. The minimum price target given was 31, which equates to a potential downside of -34.1 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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 -7.92 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.44 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.94 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, 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 GRUB's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 40.1 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of GRUB is 1.78.

GRUB has a 52-week high of 47.84 and a 52-week low of 30.53. Today's price is 54.08 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.67 percent lower than its 52-week high. GRUB has a price/earnings ratio of 71.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GRUB value stock report compares GRUB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of GRUB is $3.93 billion. GRUB is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.