Analyst Ratings for Shutterstock Inc. (SSTK)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Shutterstock Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, SSTK was issued an average rating of Hold.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 0 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SSTK. The highest price target was 50, implying a possible profit of 16.98 percent. The minimum price target given was 41, implying a possible loss of -4.08 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.08 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.34 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.34 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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 SSTK to grow at a rate of 4.54 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. SSTK has a PEG ratio of 10.3.

In the last 52-weeks, SSTK has achieved a high of 65.16 and a low of 39.66. Today's price is 7.77 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 34.4 percent. SSTK has a price/earnings ratio of 46.77. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SSTK value stock report compares SSTK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion. SSTK will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.