Technical Indicator Analysis for Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP)


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) for the period of 9-Day stands at 31.4% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 27%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Yelp, Inc. is a website engaged in providing information through online community offering social networking. It covers restaurants, shopping, nightlife, financial services, health and a variety of services. The company serves customers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Switzerland and Belgium. Yelp, Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) opened the session at $45.23 and after going up 0.94% closed at $45.98. The stock gained 0.75 points in the last trade.

Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $44.52 and $46.01 during the previous active session. Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) traded with the volume of 1.5 Million with average volume of 1.6 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.23 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.23 and 57.37 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) is at 0.5% and the shares outstanding are 82.11 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 201.67 while Forward P/E shows the value of 133.28.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 6.91. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 4.59 and 4.09 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 6.76 and 23.76 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) stands at 9.8 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 9.8.

Return on Assets ROA of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) is at 0.6% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) stand at 0.7% and -0.8% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -0.2% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 5.1%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 8.11% while six month performance of the shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) remained bullish with the count of 58.5%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) remained up at 27.47% and 20.59% respectively.