Shares of Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the nine ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and one has given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $53.40.

STMP has been the topic of several research reports. Maxim Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Ebix in a report on Thursday, May 9th. Roth Capital lifted their target price on shares of NV5 Global from $90.00 to $96.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 9th. Northland Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $55.00 target price on shares of Heron Therapeutics in a research report on Thursday, May 9th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Yandex from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 14th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of HEXO from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 15th.

Shares of NASDAQ:STMP traded up $1.03 on Tuesday, hitting $48.65. 406,019 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,022,147. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $41.56. Stamps.com has a one year low of $32.54 and a one year high of $284.45. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a current ratio of 1.54 and a quick ratio of 1.54. The stock has a market capitalization of $837.77 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.94, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.37 and a beta of 1.27.

Stamps.com (NASDAQ:STMP) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 8th. The software maker reported $0.84 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.14. Stamps.com had a net margin of 23.31% and a return on equity of 26.02%. The company had revenue of $136.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $126.06 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.54 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 1.8% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities analysts expect that Stamps.com will post 2.34 EPS for the current year.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Stephens Inc. AR boosted its position in shares of Stamps.com by 155.8% during the 4th quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 220 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $34,000 after acquiring an additional 134 shares in the last quarter. Huntington National Bank acquired a new position in Stamps.com in the first quarter valued at about $101,000. Quantamental Technologies LLC acquired a new position in Stamps.com in the first quarter valued at about $126,000. Meridian Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in Stamps.com in the first quarter valued at about $127,000. Finally, Menta Capital LLC acquired a new position in Stamps.com in the first quarter valued at about $208,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 96.67% of the company’s stock.

Stamps.com Company Profile

Stamps.com Inc provides Internet-based mailing and shipping solutions in the United States and Europe. The company offers mailing and shipping solutions to mail and ship various mail pieces and packages through the United States Postal Service (USPS) under the Stamps.com and Endicia brands. Its solutions support various USPS mail classes, including First Class Mail, Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, Media Mail, Parcel Select, and others.

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