SHOP Stock: 17 Reasons Why Shopify Investors Are Feeling Skittish Today

Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) stock is on the move today as investors react to the last few days of news concerning the e-commerce company.

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Let’s dive into the most recent news from the company below!

  • Shopify has been busy these last few days.
  • That includes talk that the company ended its contracts with several warehouse and fulfillment partners.
  • This could be a sign of the company preparing to set up its own solutions to these needs.
  • However, further trouble for the company comes from the drop in the e-commerce business over the last few months.
  • That’s the result of online shopping seeing a decline as the diminishing Covid-19 pandemic spurs shoppers back into brick-and-mortar stores.
  • That’s despite current analyst ratings for the stock being positive.
  • The current analyst consensus rating for SHOP stock is buy.
  • That comes from 18 buy and 13 hold ratings.
  • Also, the analyst consensus price target for SHOP shares is sitting at $1,600.95
  • That represents a potential upside of 100.5% for the stock.
  • Of course, it isn’t just SHOP stock that is falling today.
  • The stock market is taking an overall beating for a variety of reasons.
  • That includes rising inflation, increasing interest rates, and other factors.
  • This is hitting tech stocks particularly hard, which includes SHOP stock.
  • It’s also worth highlighting SHOP stock seeing heavy trading today.
  • As of this writing, more than 3 million shares of the stock have changed hands.
  • That’s quite the jump from the company’s daily average trading volume of about 1.3 million shares.

SHOP stock is down 10% as of Monday afternoon.

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