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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for GRUB. The highest price target was 55, implying a possible profit of 16.92 percent. The minimum price target given was 31, which equates to a potential downside of -34.1 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -7.92 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 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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. Currently the stock is 54.08 percent higher than its low, and 1.67 percent below the 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.