Pinterest Inc. (PINS:NYE) Analysts see 50 percent upside in stock

STA Research
by: STA Research
Pinterest Inc.

Based on the Pinterest stock forecasts from 23 analysts, the average analyst PINS stock price target is USD 31.40 over the next 12 months. Pinterest Inc’s average analyst rating is Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own Pinterest stock forecast is Slightly Bullish, which is based on 6 positive signals and 5 negative signals. At the last closing, Pinterest stock price was USD 19.99Pinterest stock price has changed by +1.93% over the past week, +1.28% over the past month and -65.00% over the last year.

Pinterest, Inc. operates as a visual discovery engine in the United States and internationally. The company’s engine allows people to find inspiration for their lives, including recipes, style and home inspiration, DIY, and others; and provides video, product, and idea pins. It shows visual machine learning recommendations based on pinners taste and interests. The company was formerly known as Cold Brew Labs Inc. and changed its name to Pinterest, Inc. in April 2012. Pinterest, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

 

What we like:

Superior return on equity:

The PINS stock forecast has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization:

The Pinterest stock forecast has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets:

The PINS stock forecast has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow:

PINS stock price target has shown positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow:

The PINS stock price target has shown positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio:

Pinterest stock price is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

 

What we don’t like:

High volatility:

The total returns for Pinterest stock price are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings:

Pinterest stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value:

Pinterest stock price is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis:

Pinterest stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis:

Pinterest stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

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