NASDAQ:GRPN - Groupon Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.14 +0.03 (+0.96 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.11Today's Range$3.06 - $3.1952-Week Range$2.80 - $5.65Volume5.44 million shsAverage Volume8.85 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.87 billionP/E Ratio-104.67Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.75 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Groupon, Inc. operates online local commerce marketplaces that connect merchants to consumers by offering goods and services at a discount in North America and internationally. The company provides deals in various categories, including events and activities, beauty and spa, health and fitness, food and drink, home and garden, and automotive; and deals on various product lines, such as electronics, sporting goods, jewelries, toys, household items, and apparel, as well as provides discounted and market rates for hotel, airfare, and package deals. It offers its deal offerings to customers through Websites; search engines; mobile applications and mobile Web browsers, which enable consumers to browse, purchase, manage, and redeem deals on mobile devices; emails; affiliate channels; display advertising; and television and radio advertising. The company was formerly known as ThePoint.com, Inc. and changed its name to Groupon, Inc. in October 2008. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Groupon, Inc. is a subsidiary of The Point, LLC. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Advertising agencies Sub-IndustryInternet Retail SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:GRPN Previous Symbol CUSIP39947310 Webwww.groupon.com Phone312-334-1579 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.60 Current Ratio0.98 Quick Ratio0.98 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-104.67 Forward P/E Ratio34.89 P/E Growth12.39 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.84 billion Price / Sales0.63 Cash Flow$0.2232 per share Price / Cash Flow14.07 Book Value$0.45 per share Price / Book6.98 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.03) Net Income$14.04 million Net Margins-0.35% Return on Equity11.15% Return on Assets2.21% Miscellaneous Employees6,672 Outstanding Shares570,780,000Market Cap$1.87 billion OptionableOptionable Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Groupon's stock symbol? Groupon trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GRPN." How will Groupon's stock buyback program work? Groupon declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Wednesday, May 9th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 11% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Groupon's earnings last quarter? Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The coupon company reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.03. The coupon company had revenue of $592.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $602.08 million. Groupon had a positive return on equity of 11.15% and a negative net margin of 0.35%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 6.6% compared to the same quarter last year. View Groupon's Earnings History. When is Groupon's next earnings date? Groupon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Groupon. What price target have analysts set for GRPN? 7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Groupon's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $5.99. On average, they anticipate Groupon's share price to reach $4.9557 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 57.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Groupon. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Groupon? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Groupon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Groupon. Has Groupon been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about GRPN stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Groupon earned a coverage optimism score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the coupon company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting Groupon? Groupon saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 39,062,943 shares, an increase of 5.2% from the November 15th total of 41,211,597 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,047,004 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.5 days. Approximately 8.8% of the company's stock are short sold. View Groupon's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Groupon's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Groupon include HAVAS (HAVSF), Criteo (CRTO), MDC Partners (MDCA), Telaria (TLRA), Social Reality (SRAX), AirMedia Group (AMCN), Enero Group (EGG), EQ (EQ), Huntsworth (HNT), Innerscope Hearing Technologies (INND), JCDecaux (DEC), M&C Saatchi (SAA), Mediazest (MDZ), Mirriad Advertising (MIRI) and Next Fifteen Communications Group (NFC). Who are Groupon's key executives? Groupon's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Eric P. Lefkofsky, Chairman (Age 48)Mr. Rich Williams, CEO & Director (Age 43)Mr. Michael O. Randolfi, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)Mr. Steve Krenzer, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)Mr. Dane Andrew Drobny, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 50) Who are Groupon's major shareholders? Groupon's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.84%), Vanguard Group Inc (6.84%), BlackRock Inc. (5.21%), First Trust Advisors LP (4.15%), FMR LLC (2.60%) and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (2.01%). Company insiders that own Groupon stock include Brian Stevens, Dane A Drobny, Eric P Lefkofsky, James Sullivan and Peter J Barris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Groupon. Which institutional investors are selling Groupon stock? GRPN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Teachers Advisors LLC, CWM LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Pinnacle Associates Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Groupon company stock in the last year include Brian Stevens and Eric P Lefkofsky. View Insider Buying and Selling for Groupon. Which institutional investors are buying Groupon stock? GRPN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sessa Capital IM L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Man Group plc and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Groupon. How do I buy shares of Groupon? Shares of GRPN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Groupon's stock price today? One share of GRPN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.14. How big of a company is Groupon? Groupon has a market capitalization of $1.87 billion and generates $2.84 billion in revenue each year. The coupon company earns $14.04 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.03) on an earnings per share basis. Groupon employs 6,672 workers across the globe. What is Groupon's official website? The official website for Groupon is http://www.groupon.com. How can I contact Groupon? Groupon's mailing address is 600 WEST CHICAGO AVENUE SUITE 400, CHICAGO IL, 60654. The coupon company can be reached via phone at 312-334-1579 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Groupon (NASDAQ GRPN)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 792 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1,016 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,808MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Groupon and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GRPN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GRPN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Benefits of Index Funds?