Care.com, Inc. (NYSE:CRCM) traded up 5% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $19.35 and last traded at $18.90. 932,640 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 327% from the average session volume of 218,236 shares. The stock had previously closed at $18.00.

Several equities research analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Care.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Roth Capital set a $14.00 price target on Care.com and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. BidaskClub upgraded Care.com from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on Care.com from $12.00 to $14.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th.

The company has a market cap of $568.58, a PE ratio of 48.65, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.91 and a beta of 0.92.

Care.com (NYSE:CRCM) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The information services provider reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $44.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $44.22 million. Care.com had a return on equity of 17.27% and a net margin of 4.46%. The company’s revenue was up 9.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.02 earnings per share. sell-side analysts predict that Care.com, Inc. will post 0.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other Care.com news, Director I. Duncan Robertson sold 6,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.88, for a total transaction of $129,220.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 10,689 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $212,497.32. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, General Counsel Diane Musi sold 3,018 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.56, for a total value of $43,942.08. Following the transaction, the general counsel now directly owns 33,006 shares in the company, valued at approximately $480,567.36. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 169,353 shares of company stock valued at $2,896,522 in the last three months. 35.90% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA lifted its holdings in Care.com by 11.0% during the 3rd quarter. Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA now owns 212,827 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $3,382,000 after buying an additional 21,038 shares during the last quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. lifted its holdings in Care.com by 88.9% during the 3rd quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 111,124 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $1,764,000 after buying an additional 52,300 shares during the last quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP raised its position in shares of Care.com by 10.8% during the 3rd quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP now owns 168,555 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $2,655,000 after purchasing an additional 16,489 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in shares of Care.com by 64.6% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 19,280 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $306,000 after purchasing an additional 7,569 shares during the period. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. acquired a new stake in shares of Care.com during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $1,457,000. 73.64% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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About Care.com

Care.com, Inc is an online marketplace for finding and managing family care. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had 22.8 million members, including 12.9 million families and 9.9 million caregivers, spanning 19 countries. Its consumer matching solutions allow families to search for, qualify, vet, connect with and select caregivers.

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