Groupon Stock Price (NASDAQ:GRPN)
Groupon Inc Business Profile
Groupon stock has been hammered on Wall Street since its listing. It has shown a trajectory which several other tech companies faced (See: Groupon price history). Groupon stock price at listing was above $20 whereas in the intervening three years the stock has tumbled to $7. The company sells "daily deals" which are provided on a discounted basis on a local and national level.
Groupon stock price today is $7.53 (as of Nov 28, 2014) which shows that the company has lost over two-thirds of its value in last three years. When one looks at Groupon EPS chart there is a clear picture of an internet favorite falling out of favor by the investors. Groupon valuation at the pinnacle was over $13 billion. Even Google was in talks to purchase the firm for $6 billion. Although it has been only three years since then it looks like a distant past for the firm.
Many other competitors in the same business have fallen by the wayside due to a lack of sustainable business model. The bearish sentiment surrounding the stock has also been due to an impression that this is a fad which will end as quickly as it began. The firm can still find its footing if adequate adjustments are done to its business model. One of the major changes being put forth by the management is changing the firm from a deals based company to a company providing local commerce platform. Groupon stock chart has closely followed the expectations the investors had with the firm. The initial high growth expectation petered out quickly. Groupon stock quote now show a firm which is much below the initial listing price and having lower growth prospects.
Groupon Inc. operates the daily deals marketplace groupon.com. The company was co- founded by Andrew Mason and Eric Lefkofsky in 2008. Groupon started its operations in Chicago in 2008, and today it operates in over 250 markets across Asia and the Americas. At the end of June 2013 Groupon had over 42 million active customers. The Groupon stock got listed on Nasdaq on November 3rd, 2011 and currently trades with the ticker symbol GRPN.
The company operates the groupon.com website to reach out to its subscribers and inform them of the daily deals available at the website. The customers also have an option to visit the website and directly access the deals available with Groupon. The company has divided its operations into two segments, North America is one segment while rest of its global operations are in another segment. Today the company is increasing its focus on the physical goods business in order to reduce its dependence on the daily deals business. The company primarily features deals from the leisure, recreation, foodservice and retail sectors.
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|Net Sales Or Revenues||3.14B||3.12B||3.19B||2.57B||2.33B|
|Total Operating Expense||1.47B||1.46B||1.56B||1.43B||1.52B|
|cash flow statement||2016||2015||2014||2013||2012|
|Net Increase (Decrease) In Assets Liabilities||6.91M||126.12M||112.83M||52.17M||187.27M|
|Net Cash From (Used By) Operating Activities||117.1M||254.87M||288.82M||218.43M||266.83M|
|Increase (Decrease) In Prop Plant And Equipment||-68.89M||-83.98M||-88.29M||-63.5M||-95.83M|
An investor needs to spend 3.76 to buy GRPN stock, as the closing Groupon stock price is 3.76. Looking at Groupon market capitalization, which currently stands at 2.07B, we can say that GRPN stock is a Mid cap stock. Groupon valuation can be different from its intrinsic stock price when viewed from a value investors perspective.
For recognizing and analyzing the real performance of Groupon stock, it is a standard practise to adjust historical stock prices to remove gaps caused by stock splits, dividends and distributions. 5511729 shares were traded with a closing stock price of 3.76 as of 26 Jul, 2017, as can be seen from Groupon stock quote. One can view Groupon stock chart to follow the stock price trend. A dividend is a cash payment from a company's earnings and is distributed among shareholders. Groupon does not pay dividends. Groupon stock price history, gives the entire historical data for GRPN stock.