CHGG:NYE-Chegg, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Education & Training Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 79.99

Change

+1.47 (+1.87)%

Market Cap

USD 11.14B

Volume

1.66M

Average Target Price

USD 114.78 (+43.49%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Chegg, Inc. operates direct-to-student learning platform that supports students on their journey from high school to college and into their career with tools designed to help them to learn their course materials, succeed in their classes, and save money on required materials. The company offers Chegg Services, which include subscription services; and required materials that comprise its print textbooks and eTextbooks. Its subscription services include Chegg Study, which helps students master challenging concepts on their own; Chegg Writing that provides students with a suite of tools, such as plagiarism detection scans, grammar and writing fluency checking, expert personalized writing feedback, and premium citation generation; Chegg Math solver, a step-by-step math problem solver and calculator that helps students to solve problems; Chegg Study Pack, a bundle of various Chegg Services product offerings, including Chegg Study, Chegg Writing, Chegg Math Solver, video content, and practice quizzes, which creates an integrated platform of connected academic support services; and Thinkful, a skills-based learning platform that offers professional courses in the areas of software engineering, UX/UI design, digital marketing, data science, product management, data analytics, product design, and technical project management directly to students. The company also provides other services, such as Chegg Prep and internships; and rents and sells print textbooks and eTextbooks. Chegg, Inc. was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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ETFs Containing CHGG

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
PSL Invesco DWA Consumer Stap.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

-1.78 (-1.90%)

USD0.11B
SFYX SoFi Next 500 ETF 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.17 (-1.23%)

USD0.03B
ZPRS:F SSgA SPDR ETFs Europe II .. 0.00 % 0.45 %

-0.82 (-0.94%)

USD0.97B
ZPRS:XETRA SSgA SPDR ETFs Europe II .. 0.00 % 0.45 %

-0.97 (-1.11%)

USD0.98B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Education & Training Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -11.45% 61% D- 8% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -11.45% 61% D- 8% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 17.96% 83% B 35% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 17.96% 83% B 30% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 1,552.69% 100% A+ 99% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 1,552.69% 100% A+ 99% A+
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 88.14% 94% A 97% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 88.14% 94% A 97% A+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 48.83% 28% F 18% F
Risk Adjusted Return 180.50% 100% A+ 99% A+
Market Capitalization 11.14B 90% A- 82% B-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Education & Training Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 8,406.00 6% F 0% N/A
Price/Book Ratio 8.77 19% F 12% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 47.14 5% F 7% F
EV/EBITDA 166.57 19% F 3% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -7.70% 53% F 24% F
Return on Invested Capital 2.92% 55% F 42% F
Return on Assets 1.96% 70% C- 45% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 247.18% 18% F 13% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 5.34 10% F 17% F
Short Percent 7.75% 15% F 32% F
Beta 0.83 59% F 68% D+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company 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

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

Overpriced compared to book value

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

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock 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.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock 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.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector