MediaAlpha (MAX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.11 (-0.58%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
329,439 shs
Average Volume
287,706 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.25 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

MediaAlpha MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
4.2% Downside
$18.20 Price Target
Short Interest
2.77% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$58.56 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From ($0.40) to ($0.21) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.00 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

238th out of 303 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

75th out of 87 stocks

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About MediaAlpha Stock (NYSE:MAX)

MediaAlpha, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an insurance customer acquisition platform in the United States. It optimizes customer acquisition in various verticals of property and casualty insurance, health insurance, and life insurance. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

MAX Stock Price History

MAX Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Business services, not elsewhere classified
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$388.15 million
Book Value
($1.44) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.25 billion
Not Optionable
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MAX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MediaAlpha stock right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MediaAlpha in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" MAX shares.
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What is MediaAlpha's stock price target for 2024?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for MediaAlpha's shares. Their MAX share price targets range from $8.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $18.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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How have MAX shares performed in 2024?

MediaAlpha's stock was trading at $11.15 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, MAX stock has increased by 70.4% and is now trading at $19.00.
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Are investors shorting MediaAlpha?

MediaAlpha saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 547,400 shares, a decrease of 20.9% from the February 29th total of 692,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 244,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is MediaAlpha's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
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How can I listen to MediaAlpha's earnings call?

MediaAlpha will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 1st at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were MediaAlpha's earnings last quarter?

MediaAlpha, Inc. (NYSE:MAX) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 20th. The company reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.21) by $0.16. The business earned $117.17 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $111.36 million.

What guidance has MediaAlpha issued on next quarter's earnings?

MediaAlpha updated its first quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $105.0 million-$115.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $113.1 million.

When did MediaAlpha IPO?

MediaAlpha (MAX) raised $177 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday, October 28th 2020. The company issued 9,300,000 shares at a price of $18.00-$20.00 per share. J.P. Morgan, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, RBC Capital Markets, Canaccord Genuity and William Blair served as the underwriters for the IPO and MUFG was co-manager.

Who are MediaAlpha's major shareholders?

MediaAlpha's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Norden Group LLC (0.40%), Azzad Asset Management Inc. ADV (0.09%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.04%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.01%). Insiders that own company stock include Ambrose Wang, Brian Mikalis, Eugene Nonko, Insignia Capital Partners Gp,, Jeff Sweetser, Keith Cramer, Kuanling Amy Yeh, Mountains Insurance Grou White, Pamela Thomas-Graham, Patrick Ryan Thompson, Robert Perine, Serge Topjian, Spruce House Partnership Llc, Steven Yi and Tigran Sinanyan.
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How do I buy shares of MediaAlpha?

Shares of MAX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:MAX) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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