EverQuote stock: buy or sell?

EVER stock price: $37.71 2.47% At close on December 6th, 2019

Updated on:
December 6th, 2019

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After climbing to all-time highs several times in past weeks, EverQuote soared 2.47% to $37.71. On Monday EVER climbed an astounding 5.73%.

Should I buy EverQuote stock?

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Currently, 2 buy setups work for EverQuote stock now:

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highYes
New 52 week highYes
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo

Is EverQuote stock a buy?

Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are posted by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness. Unfortunately, we couldn't detect any rating for EVER stock for the last 30 days.

EverQuote stock analysis

Daily outlook

EverQuote soared 2.47% to $37.71 after reaching all time highs on December/4.

After climbing to all-time highs several times in past weeks, EverQuote soared 2.47% to $37.71. From a daily perspective, EVER is in a short term uptrend after plotting its last bottom ($27.37, on November/15) higher than the previous bottom, and its last top ($38.43, on Dec/4) also over the previous top. Now trading in between its last bottom and last top EVER might consolidate in a plain range, waiting to break out over $38.43 or down under $27.37. On October 23rd EVER price bounced up over the SMA of 100 days demonstrating to be a significant support for this stock. On December/4, EVER hit new all time highs, pushing higher previous ATH of $38.25 recorded on Tuesday. New ATHs are usual entry points for many trading setups as there aren't higher resistences.

EVER stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

EverQuote shares touched new all time highs again this week, setting highs to $38.43. Shares closed at $37.71 and climbed 7.10% during the week. By mid November EVER collapsed a dreadful -7.87% in just one week. This week was the third green week in a row.

Price pattern shows an uptrend with two rising tops and bottoms, and now finally trading above the $25.22 resistance. By mid June, SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up triggering a rise of 204.11%. Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up early May, EVER climbed $28.86 (326.10%).

EVER stock chart (weekly)

EverQuote stock price history

EverQuote stock went public on June 28th, 2018 with a price of $20.591. Since then, EVER stock grew a 83.10%, with an average of 83.10% per year. If you had invested $1,000 in EverQuote stock in 2018, it would worth $831.00 today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

EverQuote stock historical price chart

EVER stock reached all-time highs on December 4th with a price of $38.43.

EverQuote stock price target

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. You should not follow the analysts' EVER stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last month we have not detected any price target for EverQuote stock by any trusted analyst.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

On February, EverQuote missed the expectations of the experts and reported a disappointing EPS of $-0.28 per share when experts were expecting $-0.29.
EVER earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise
0000-Q2-n/an/an/a
2017-Q1-n/an/an/a
2017-Q2-n/an/an/a
2017-Q4-n/an/an/a
2018-Q1-n/an/an/a
2018-Q22018-08-06-0.14-0.19n/a
2018-Q32018-11-12-0.12-0.15n/a
2018-Q42019-02-25-0.29-0.28n/a
2019-Q1-n/an/an/a
2019-Q2-n/an/an/a

Annual financial results

Compared to 2017, last anual turnover report draw an outstanding growth of 29.39% to $163.35 M dollars. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, on the other hand, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) depreciated a -4.43% to -8.44%.

EVER annual Sales and Income evolution
YearSalesYoYIncome/(margin)YoY
2016$123 M-$-0.93 M-0.8%-
2017$126 M2.82%$-5.07 M-4.0%443.52%
2018$163 M29.39%$-13.79 M-8.4%171.96%

Quarterly financial results

EverQuote posted $39.78 million in sales for 2018-Q4, a -4.72% less compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $-6.93 million with a profit margin of -17.41%. Profit margin eased a -8.29% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -9.12%. When comparing sales to same quarter last year, EverQuote sales marked a dazzling gain and boosted a 22.86%.
EVER quarterly Sales and Income evolution
QuarterSales1QoQ2Income1/(margin)QoQ2
2017-Q1$32 M-$-1.62 M-5.1%-
2017-Q2$30 M-5.46%$-1.67 M-5.5%2.90%
2017-Q4$32 M7.86%$-0.65 M-2.0%-60.78%
2018-Q1$41 M25.80%$-1.33 M-3.3%103.37%
2018-Q2$41 M0.89%$-1.73 M-4.2%30.27%
2018-Q3$42 M1.60%$-3.81 M-9.1%120.12%
2018-Q4$40 M-4.72%$-6.93 M-17.4%81.85%

EverQuote ownership

When you are planning to buy shares of a company, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.

EverQuote shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 47.79% of all shares.

In case of EverQuote stock, 41.28% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions). Bearish positions for EVER stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.

For a better understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:

EVER
Market cap$475.5 M
Total shares12.6 M
Float shares7.8 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)41.3%
  - Insider holdings (%)47.8%
Shares in short selling0.0%

EverQuote summary

Friday, December 6th, 2019
Open$37.16
Close$37.71
Day range$36.83 - $37.75
Previous close$36.80
Session gain2.47%
Average true range$2.16
50d mov avg$25.44
100d mov avg$22.72
200d mov avg$16.40
Daily patternlt06a
Weekly pattern lb02c

EverQuote performance

Stocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. For EverQuote, the benchmark is made against .
Stock3m6m12m
EVEREverQuote70.17%214.51%539.15%

EverQuote competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as EverQuote competitor. This doesn't mean EverQuote does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.