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Upwork Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.67 (+1.54 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $44.25
50-Day Range
MA: $48.57
52-Week Range
Now: $44.25
Volume4.20 million shs
Average Volume2.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.53 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Upwork Inc. operates an online talent marketplace that enables businesses (clients) to find and work with various independent professionals and agencies (freelancers) in the United States, India, the Philippines, and internationally. The company's platform provides access to talent with approximately 8,000 skills across approximately 70 categories, including content marketing, customer service, data science and analytics, graphic design, mobile development, sales, and web development. Its platform also enables clients to streamline workflows, such as talent sourcing, outreach, and contracting. The company's platform offers access to various functionalities for remote engagements with freelancers comprising communication and collaboration, time tracking, invoicing, and payment. Its marketplace offerings include Upwork Basic, Upwork Plus, Upwork Business, Upwork Enterprise, and Upwork Payroll, as well as managed and internet escrow agency services. The company was formerly known as Elance-oDesk, Inc. and changed its name to Upwork Inc. in May 2015. Upwork Inc. was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
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Upwork Needs Some Consolidation Before Renewed Gains
February 25, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Upwork: Q4 Earnings Insights - Benzinga
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ROCE Insights For Upwork - Yahoo Finance
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ROCE Insights For Upwork
February 24, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Upwork (UPWK) Q4 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
February 24, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Upwork: Q4 Earnings Insights - Yahoo Finance
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UPWK
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$300.56 million
Book Value$2.32 per share


Net Income$-16,660,000.00


Market Cap$5.53 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.64 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

285th out of 1,526 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

22nd out of 100 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.67 (+1.54 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Upwork a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Upwork in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Upwork stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Upwork?

Wall Street analysts have given Upwork a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Upwork wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Upwork?

Upwork saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,780,000 shares, an increase of 13.9% from the December 31st total of 5,950,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,520,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 7.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Upwork's next earnings date?

Upwork is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Upwork's earnings last quarter?

Upwork Inc. (NASDAQ:UPWK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $106.15 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $97.34 million. Upwork had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.95% and a negative net margin of 8.42%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 32.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.03 EPS.
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How has Upwork's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Upwork's stock was trading at $8.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UPWK shares have increased by 426.8% and is now trading at $44.25.
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What guidance has Upwork issued on next quarter's earnings?

Upwork updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $107-109 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $102.02 million.

What price target have analysts set for UPWK?

7 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Upwork's shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate Upwork's share price to reach $62.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Upwork's key executives?

Upwork's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Hayden Brown, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 39, Pay $510.83k)
  • Mr. Jeff McCombs, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Elizabeth Tse, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stratis Karamanlakis, Chief Technology Officer
  • Denise Garcia, Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. Brian Levey, Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Eric Gilpin, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 42)
  • Mr. Lars Asbjornsen, Sr. VP of Marketing (Age 56)
  • Ms. Amanda Vinson, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy & Devel. (Age 40)
  • Ms. Zoë Harte, Sr. VP of HR & Talent Innovation (Age 46)

What is Hayden Brown's approval rating as Upwork's CEO?

32 employees have rated Upwork CEO Hayden Brown on Glassdoor.com. Hayden Brown has an approval rating of 85% among Upwork's employees.

Who are some of Upwork's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Upwork own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Upwork investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Shopify (SHOP), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Twilio (TWLO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Square (SQ), Zoom Video Communications (ZM), The Trade Desk (TTD), DocuSign (DOCU) and Teladoc Health (TDOC).

When did Upwork IPO?

(UPWK) raised $135 million in an IPO on Wednesday, October 3rd 2018. The company issued 12,300,000 shares at a price of $10.00-$12.00 per share. Citigroup, Jefferies and RBC Capital Markets acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Stifel and JMP Securities were co-managers.

What is Upwork's stock symbol?

Upwork trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UPWK."

Who are Upwork's major shareholders?

Upwork's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (5.51%), BlackRock Inc. (5.37%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.66%), Hawk Ridge Capital Management LP (1.71%), ATOMVEST Ltd (1.44%) and Federated Hermes Inc. (1.24%). Company insiders that own Upwork stock include Brian K Kinion, Bruce Dunlevie, Dan Marriott, Elizabeth A Nelson, Eric Gilpin, Globespan Management Associate, Gregory C Gretsch, Han-Shen Yuan, Hayden Brown, Leela Srinivasan, Stephane Kasriel, Steven M Spurlock and Thomas Layton.
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Which institutional investors are selling Upwork stock?

UPWK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hawk Ridge Capital Management LP, Kerrisdale Advisers LLC, Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, Landscape Capital Management L.L.C., Pier Capital LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, First Sabrepoint Capital Management LP, and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Upwork company stock in the last year include Elizabeth A Nelson, Eric Gilpin, Hayden Brown, and Leela Srinivasan.
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Which institutional investors are buying Upwork stock?

UPWK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ATOMVEST Ltd, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, SRS Investment Management LLC, Norges Bank, Credit Suisse AG, Baillie Gifford & Co., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, and Guardian Point Capital LP. Company insiders that have bought Upwork stock in the last two years include Gregory C Gretsch, and Thomas Layton.
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How do I buy shares of Upwork?

Shares of UPWK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Upwork's stock price today?

One share of UPWK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.25.

How much money does Upwork make?

Upwork has a market capitalization of $5.53 billion and generates $300.56 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-16,660,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.15) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Upwork have?

Upwork employs 570 workers across the globe.

What is Upwork's official website?

The official website for Upwork is www.upwork.com.

Where are Upwork's headquarters?

Upwork is headquartered at 2625 Augustine Drive Suite 601, Santa Clara CA, 95054.

How can I contact Upwork?

Upwork's mailing address is 2625 Augustine Drive Suite 601, Santa Clara CA, 95054. The company can be reached via phone at 650-316-7500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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