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 maximum price target given was 55, which equates to a potential upside of 16.92 percent. The minimum price target given was 31, implying a possible loss of -34.1 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.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.44 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.94 percent.

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

Analysts estimate earnings of GRUB to grow at a rate of 40.1 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. 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 lower than its 52-week high. GRUB has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $3.93 billion. GRUB's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.