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 pass their test, pass their class, and save money on required materials. More Details
High growth potential with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Chegg's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CHGG's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Consumer Services
1 Year Return
US Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: CHGG exceeded the US Consumer Services industry which returned 40.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHGG exceeded the US Market which returned 10.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Chegg's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Chegg undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CHGG ($67.94) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($49.07)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CHGG is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHGG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (5118.3x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (32.5x).
PE vs Market: CHGG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (5118.3x) compared to the US market (17.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CHGG is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (74.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CHGG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16.9x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (1.9x).
How is Chegg forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CHGG's forecast earnings growth (68.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: CHGG's earnings (68.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (23% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CHGG's revenue (17.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CHGG's revenue (17.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CHGG's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (34.2%)
How has Chegg performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHGG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CHGG became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHGG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 41.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CHGG has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CHGG has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (8.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHGG's Return on Equity (0.3%) is considered low.
How is Chegg's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHGG's short term assets ($742.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($90.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: CHGG's short term assets ($742.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($951.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHGG's debt to equity ratio (185.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if CHGG's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CHGG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.3%).
Interest Coverage: CHGG's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.1x coverage).
What is Chegg current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHGG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHGG's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CHGG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CHGG's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CHGG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dan Rosensweig (58 yo)
Mr. Daniel Lee Rosensweig, also known as Dan, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Chegg, Inc. since February 2010. Mr. Rosensweig serves as a Senior Advisor of TPG Capital, L.P. He serves ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dan's total compensation ($USD9.13M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD7.46M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||8.92yrs||US$4.36m||0.15% |
|President of Learning Services||8.33yrs||US$4.34m||0.18% |
|Chief Strategy Officer||1.75yrs||US$3.11m||no data|
|Principal Accounting Officer||6.33yrs||no data||0.070% |
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||9.75yrs||US$2.53m||0.13% |
|Chief Product Officer||5.17yrs||US$2.68m||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Marketing Services||6.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Secretary||0.67yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CHGG's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||11.75yrs||US$258.71k||0.18% |
|Independent Co-Chairperson & Presiding Director||2.17yrs||US$408.05k||0.041% |
|Independent Director||4.83yrs||US$259.96k||0.015% |
|Independent Director||7.25yrs||US$268.71k||0.011% |
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||US$267.46k||0.0043% |
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||US$321.73k||0.0092% |
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||US$327.88k||0.0090% |
Experienced Board: CHGG's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CHGG insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 3.9%.
Chegg, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Chegg, Inc.
- Ticker: CHGG
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: US$8.446b
- Shares outstanding: 124.31m
- Website: https://www.chegg.com
Number of Employees
- Chegg, Inc.
- 3990 Freedom Circle
- Santa Clara
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CHGG||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Nov 2013|
|0CG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Nov 2013|
|0A4Z||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Nov 2013|
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 pass their test, pass the ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/25 05:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/24 00:00|
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