Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) is -11.19% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $108.41 and a high of $167.99 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The HLT stock was last observed hovering at around $139.99 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -1.45% off its average median price target of $150.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 13.41% off the consensus price target high of $160.00 offered by 19 analysts, but current levels are -12.63% lower than the price target low of $123.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $138.54, the stock is 2.88% and 7.42% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.18 million and changing -1.04% at the moment leaves the stock 2.76% off its SMA200. HLT registered -4.93% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of 5.16%.
The stock witnessed a 6.05% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 1.81%, and is 0.12% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 1.93% over the week and 2.75% over the month.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) has around 142000 employees, a market worth around $37.05B and $8.16B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 35.99 and Fwd P/E is 24.98. Profit margin for the company is 13.20%. Distance from 52-week low is 27.79% and -17.53% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (9.90%).
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) is a “Overweight”. 19 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.20, where 10 rate it as a Hold and 2 think it is a “Overweight”. 7 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 02/15/2023.The EPS is expected to grow by 156.50% this year
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 273.00M, and float is at 265.64M with Short Float at 1.87%.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) Insider Activity
A total of 18 insider transactions have happened at Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 2 and purchases happening 16 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by SCHUYLER MATTHEW W, the company’s. SEC filings show that SCHUYLER MATTHEW W sold 3,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Jul 18 at a price of $120.00 per share for a total of $0.36 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.25 million shares.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Jun 15 that SCHUYLER MATTHEW W () sold a total of 3,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Jun 15 and was made at $121.31 per share for $0.36 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 0.26 million shares of the HLT stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on May 24, STEENLAND DOUGLAS M (Director) acquired 1,967 shares at an average price of $127.69 for $0.25 million. The insider now directly holds 24,053 shares of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT).
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (HLT): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Airbnb Inc. (ABNB) that is trading -45.80% down over the past 12 months and Marriott International Inc. (MAR) that is 2.57% higher over the same period. InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG) is -13.62% down on the 1-year trading charts.