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QQQ   309.10
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DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
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QQQ   309.10

Upwork (UPWK) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.30 (+7.35%)
(As of 05/27/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.11 million shs
Average Volume
1.64 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.46 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Upwork

Upwork Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a work marketplace that connects businesses with various independent professionals and agencies in the United States, India, the Philippines, and internationally. The company's work marketplace provides access to talent with various skills across a range of categories, including sales and marketing, customer service, data science and analytics, design and creative, web, mobile, and software development. Its work marketplace also enables clients to streamline workflows, such as talent sourcing, outreach, and contracting. The company's work marketplace offers access to various functionalities for remote engagements with talent, including communication and collaboration, ability to receive talent invoices through their work marketplace, and payment protection. Its marketplace offerings include Upwork Basic, Upwork Plus, 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 San Francisco, California.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Data processing & preparation
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$502.80 million
Book Value
$1.92 per share


Net Income
$-56.24 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.46 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.81 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

72nd out of 931 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

5th out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 5.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Upwork a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Upwork in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Upwork stock.
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When is Upwork's next earnings date?

Upwork is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Upwork's earnings last quarter?

Upwork Inc. (NASDAQ:UPWK) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The company reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $141.34 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $133.70 million. Upwork had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 27.03% and a negative net margin of 13.79%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.06) EPS.
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What guidance has Upwork issued on next quarter's earnings?

Upwork updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ($0.06)-($0.10) for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of ($0.08). The company issued revenue guidance of $147-$151 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $142.43 million.

What price target have analysts set for UPWK?

12 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Upwork's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect Upwork's stock price to reach $39.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 108.9% 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 40, Pay $1.5M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jeff McCombs, Chief Financial Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Eric Gilpin, Chief Sales Officer (Age 42, Pay $893.51k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Tse, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Saty Bahadur, Chief Technology Officer
  • Denise Garcia, Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. Brian Levey, Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer and Sec. (Age 54)
  • Ms. Amanda Vinson, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy & Devel. (Age 41)
  • Ms. Melissa Waters, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Zoë Harte, Chief People Officer (Age 47)
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.

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), Trade Desk (TTD), DocuSign (DOCU) and Teladoc Health (TDOC).

When did Upwork IPO?

(UPWK) raised $135 million in an initial public offering (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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.28%), BlackRock Inc. (6.04%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (4.96%), Greenoaks Capital Partners LLC (2.48%), Hawk Ridge Capital Management LP (2.03%) and State Street Corp (1.81%). Company insiders that own Upwork stock include Elizabeth A Nelson, Eric Gilpin, Gary Steele, Gregory C Gretsch, Hayden Brown, Jeff Mccombs, Kevin Harvey, Leela Srinivasan, Susan Miranda Green and Thomas Layton.
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Which major investors are selling Upwork stock?

UPWK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Durable Capital Partners LP, Royce & Associates LP, TD Asset Management Inc., Twin Tree Management LP, Wellington Management Group LLP, Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, BlackRock Inc., and AIA Group Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Upwork company stock in the last year include Elizabeth A Nelson, Eric Gilpin, Hayden Brown, Jeff Mccombs, Leela Srinivasan, and Thomas Layton.
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Which major investors are buying Upwork stock?

UPWK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hawk Ridge Capital Management LP, Greenoaks Capital Partners LLC, XN LP, Capital International Investors, Alpha Square Group S LLC, Cooper Creek Partners Management LLC, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, and Sei Investments Co.. Company insiders that have bought Upwork stock in the last two years include Gregory C Gretsch, and Kevin Harvey.
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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 $18.99.

How much money does Upwork make?

Upwork has a market capitalization of $2.46 billion and generates $502.80 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-56.24 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.57) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Upwork have?

Upwork employs 650 workers across the globe.

What is Upwork's official website?

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

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 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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