Poised For Outsized Growth – Yelp Inc. (YELP)

    Donaker Geoffrey L, Director, subtracted 2,000 shares of Yelp Inc. (YELP) from its portfolio at the rate of $38.35 per share valuing $76,700 on Feb 26. The insider left behind 341,940 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $35.40, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $35.96. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $34.52 and a 2nd Support Level at $34.20. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Yelp Inc. (YELP) was $34.84. Yelp Inc. (YELP) stock has lost -$3.37, or -8.82%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $3.07, or 9.66%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.02, or 6.15%. This year-to-date, Yelp Inc. (YELP) shares have lost -$0.15, or -0.43%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Yelp Inc. (YELP) stock, 50% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, Hold % of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “.” Looking further ahead, Hold % of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “.”

    With 71,027 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $2,519,328K. Yelp Inc. (YELP) generates $942,770 K in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $55,350 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -30.21%, a 3-Year Total Return of -16.45%, and a 5-year Total Return of -49.83%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 06/19, Yelp Inc. (YELP) reported earnings of $0.16 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.12 per share, representing a 0.04 difference and 33.33% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.19 per share. This estimate came from a total of 11 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.28 and the low estimate was $0.13. In the year-ago quarter, Yelp Inc. (YELP) generated per-share earnings of $0.17. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +11.76%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 1 purchases (14,688 shares in total) and 4 sale (13,344 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 3 insider buys amounting to 16,013 shares and 9 insider sales amounting to 27,259 shares. In the past full year, 20 insider purchases were made (involving 124,681 shares) and 56 insider sell-offs equivalent to 245,779 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, Yelp Inc. (YELP) has a Current Ratio of 13.25, a Quick Ratio of 13.25 and a Cash Ratio of 11.65.