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.

Several price targets were given for GRUB by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 55, implying a possible profit of 16.92 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 31, implying potential capital losses of -34.1 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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. 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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.

GRUB has an estimated earnings growth rate of 40.1 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. GRUB has a PEG ratio of 1.78.

In the last 52-weeks, GRUB has achieved a high of 47.84 and a low of 30.53. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 54.08 percent, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $3.93 billion. GRUB is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.