NYSE:YELP - Yelp Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$40.46 +0.16 (+0.40 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 10:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$40.10
Today's Range$40.10 - $40.46
52-Week Range$31.15 - $48.40
Volume1,718 shs
Average Volume1.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.33 billion
P/E Ratio575.71
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.14
Yelp logoYelp Inc. operates a platform that connects people with local businesses in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company's platform covers various local business categories, including restaurants, shopping, beauty and fitness, arts, entertainment and events, home and local services, health, nightlife, travel and hotel, auto, and others. It provides free and paid advertising products to businesses, as well as enables businesses to deliver targeted search advertising to local audiences through its Website and mobile application; and business listing products. The company's Yelp platform enables consumers to order flowers, purchase event tickets, and book spa and salon appointments. In addition, it offers Yelp Deals that allow local business owners to create promotional discounted deals for their products and services; and Gift Certificates products for local business owners to sell full-price gift certificates directly to customers through their business listing pages. Further, the company provides other services comprising Yelp Reservations that provide restaurants, nightlife, and other venues with the ability to offer online reservations directly from their Yelp business listing pages; and Yelp Nowait, a subscription-based waitlist management solution that allows consumers to check wait times and join waitlists remotely, as well as businesses to manage seating and server rotation. Its other services also include WiFi Marketing product for businesses to create on-premises WiFi access for customers and advertise products on the WiFi log-in page, as well as collect contact and social media information from customers. The company offers its products directly through its sales force; indirectly through partners; and online through its Website. Yelp Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:YELP
CUSIP98581710
Phone415-908-3801

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio9.73
Quick Ratio9.73

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio575.71
Forward P/E Ratio311.23
P/E Growth13.77

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$846.81 million
Price / Sales4.00
Cash Flow$0.5782 per share
Price / Cash69.97
Book Value$13.13 per share
Price / Book3.08

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.07
Net Income$152.85 million
Net Margins17.80%
Return on Equity0.47%
Return on Assets0.42%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,323
Outstanding Shares83,660,000
Market Cap$3,328.71

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Yelp (NYSE:YELP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Yelp's stock symbol?

Yelp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YELP."

How will Yelp's stock buyback program work?

Yelp declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Friday, August 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy up to 7.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Yelp's earnings last quarter?

Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The local business review company reported ($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.05. The local business review company earned $223.07 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $220.17 million. Yelp had a net margin of 17.80% and a return on equity of 0.47%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 12.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.19 earnings per share. View Yelp's Earnings History.

When is Yelp's next earnings date?

Yelp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Yelp.

What price target have analysts set for YELP?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Yelp's shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Yelp's stock price to reach $45.3965 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Yelp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Yelp?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Yelp in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Yelp's key competitors?

Who are Yelp's key executives?

Yelp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeremy Stoppelman, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 41)
  • Mr. Joseph R. Nachman, Chief Operating Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Laurence A. Wilson, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Charles C. Baker, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Alan Ramsay, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)

Has Yelp been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about YELP stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Yelp earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the local business review company an impact score of 44.96 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Yelp's major shareholders?

Yelp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.60%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%) and Radnor Capital Management LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Yelp stock include Alan Ramsay, Charles Baker, Geoffrey L Donaker, Jeremy Stoppelman, Joseph R Nachman, Laurence Wilson and Michael Stoppelman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Yelp.

Which institutional investors are selling Yelp stock?

YELP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Radnor Capital Management LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Yelp company stock in the last year include Alan Ramsay, Charles Baker, Geoffrey L Donaker, Jeremy Stoppelman, Joseph R Nachman and Laurence Wilson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yelp.

Which institutional investors are buying Yelp stock?

YELP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Yelp.

How do I buy shares of Yelp?

Shares of YELP 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 Yelp's stock price today?

One share of YELP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.46.

How big of a company is Yelp?

Yelp has a market capitalization of $3.33 billion and generates $846.81 million in revenue each year. The local business review company earns $152.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.07 on an earnings per share basis. Yelp employs 5,323 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Yelp?

Yelp's mailing address is 140 NEW MONTGOMERY STREET 9TH FLOOR, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94105. The local business review company can be reached via phone at 415-908-3801 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Yelp (NYSE YELP)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,116 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  977 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,093
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Yelp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YELP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YELP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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