News stories about China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. China Lodging Group, Limited earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 46.2537152451218 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:
- China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) has a value of $114.74 per … – Stocks Gallery (stocksgallery.com)
- Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) versus China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) Financial Contrast (americanbankingnews.com)
- Zacks.com featured highlights include Sanderson Farms, Malibu Boats, China Lodging Group and Universal Display (finance.yahoo.com)
- China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) versus Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) Financial Survey (americanbankingnews.com)
Shares of China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ HTHT) opened at 114.38 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $7.98 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 57.19 and a beta of 1.65. China Lodging Group, Limited has a 12-month low of $41.69 and a 12-month high of $118.00. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $105.37 and its 200-day moving average is $80.20.
China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 17th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.20. The business had revenue of $1.99 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.94 billion. China Lodging Group, Limited had a net margin of 13.69% and a return on equity of 17.26%. China Lodging Group, Limited’s quarterly revenue was up 20.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $4.67 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts predict that China Lodging Group, Limited will post $2.87 EPS for the current year.
A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on HTHT shares. BidaskClub cut shares of China Lodging Group, Limited from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 16th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of China Lodging Group, Limited from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. Finally, Bank of America Corporation upped their price objective on shares of China Lodging Group, Limited from $104.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $81.71.
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About China Lodging Group, Limited
China Lodging Group, Limited is a holding company. The Company is a multi-brand hotel group in China with leased, manachised and franchised models. Under the lease model, the Company directly operates hotels located on leased properties. Under the manachise model, the Company manages manachised hotels through the on-site hotel managers the Company appoints and collects fees from franchisees.
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