GrubHub Inc (GRUB) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Brokerages
GrubHub Inc (NASDAQ:GRUB) has been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty-one analysts that are presently covering the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $43.24.
Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. Wedbush reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $47.00 price objective on shares of GrubHub in a research note on Monday, March 6th. Roth Capital set a $45.00 price objective on shares of GrubHub and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th. Pacific Crest assumed coverage on shares of GrubHub in a research note on Friday, February 17th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $45.00 price objective for the company. Mizuho reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $45.00 price objective on shares of GrubHub in a research note on Monday, February 6th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $48.00 price objective on shares of GrubHub in a research note on Friday, February 3rd.
In other news, SVP Margo Drucker sold 1,756 shares of GrubHub stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.71, for a total transaction of $73,242.76. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 1,291 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $53,847.61. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, SVP Stanley Chia sold 12,903 shares of GrubHub stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $38.07, for a total transaction of $491,217.21. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 58,535 shares of company stock valued at $2,201,789 in the last ninety days.
Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Cetera Investment Advisers bought a new stake in GrubHub during the third quarter valued at $219,000. Fox Run Management L.L.C. bought a new stake in GrubHub during the third quarter valued at $236,000. Sigma Planning Corp bought a new stake in GrubHub during the third quarter valued at $245,000. Marietta Investment Partners LLC bought a new stake in GrubHub during the third quarter valued at $264,000. Finally, BlackRock Inc. increased its stake in GrubHub by 9.2% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 7,493 shares of the company’s stock valued at $322,000 after buying an additional 630 shares in the last quarter.
Shares of GrubHub (NASDAQ:GRUB) opened at 34.92 on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $3.00 billion and a P/E ratio of 60.21. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $37.04 and a 200 day moving average price of $38.71. GrubHub has a 1-year low of $21.41 and a 1-year high of $44.58.
GrubHub (NASDAQ:GRUB) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 8th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $137.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.33 million. GrubHub’s revenue was up 37.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts anticipate that GrubHub will post $1.07 EPS for the current year.
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GrubHub Company Profile
Grubhub Inc (Grubhub) is a provider of an online and mobile platform for restaurant pick-up and delivery orders. The Company connects more than 40,000 local restaurants with diners in more than 1,000 cities across the United States. For restaurants, Grubhub generates higher margin takeout orders at full menu prices.
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