The price of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) closed at $139.93 in the last session, up 2.25% from day before closing price of $136.85. In other words, the price has increased by $+3.08 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1298065 shares were traded. HLT stock price reached its highest trading level at $140.13 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $136.91.
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We take a closer look at HLT’s different ratios to gain a better understanding of the stock. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 41.69 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 24.36. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 0.80 and its Current Ratio is at 0.80.
Upgrades & Downgrades
An investor can also benefit from insider trades by learning what management is thinking about the future direction of stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on May 22 when STEENLAND DOUGLAS M bought 695 shares for $143.73 per share. The transaction valued at 99,889 led to the insider holds 26,194 shares of the business.
Silcock Christopher W sold 90 shares of HLT for $12,425 on Mar 16. The See Remarks now owns 64,434 shares after completing the transaction at $138.05 per share. On Feb 10, another insider, Campbell Kristin Ann, who serves as the See Remarks of the company, sold 32,863 shares for $150.93 each. As a result, the insider received 4,959,947 and left with 221,037 shares of the company.
Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, HLT now has a Market Capitalization of 38.52B and an Enterprise Value of 47.19B. As of this moment, Hilton’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 30.74, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 20.89. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 1.07. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 4.02. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 5.05 whereas that against EBITDA is 20.16.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, HLT has reached a high of $152.89, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $108.41. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 141.59, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 136.47.
According to the various share statistics, HLT traded on average about 1.68M shares per day over the past 3-months and 1.51M shares per day over the past 10 days. A total of 266.00M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 259.65M. Insiders hold about 0.20% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 98.60% stake in the company. Shares short for HLT as of Apr 27, 2023 were 4.31M with a Short Ratio of 4.31M, compared to 3.81M on Mar 30, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1.63% and a Short% of Float of 1.66%.
Dividends & Splits
The forward annual dividend rate for HLT is 0.60, which was 0.60 in the trailing 12 months. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.44%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 0.42%. The current Payout Ratio is 13.10% for HLT, which recently paid a dividend on Jun 29, 2023 with an ex-dividend date of May 17, 2023. Stock splits for the company last occurred on Jan 03, 2017 when the company split stock in a 1000:2052 ratio.
The company has 14 analysts who recommend its stock at the moment. On average, analysts expect EPS of $1.58 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $1.64 and a low estimate of $1.53, while EPS last year was $1.29. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $1.59, with high estimates of $1.69 and low estimates of $1.52.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $6.45 and $5.74 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $5.9. EPS for the following year is $6.7, with 18 analysts recommending between $7.12 and $6.16.
According to 7 analysts, the current quarter’s revenue is expected to be $2.58B. It ranges from a high estimate of $2.72B to a low estimate of $2.44B. As of the current estimate, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc.’s year-ago sales were $2.24B, an estimated increase of 15.00% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 7 analysts are estimating revenue of $2.55B, an increase of 7.70% less than the figure of $15.00% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $2.65B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $2.43B.
A total of 12 analysts have provided revenue estimates for HLT’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $10.29B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $9.53B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $9.93B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $8.77B, up 13.20% from the average estimate. Based on 12 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $10.54B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $10.99B and the low estimate is $9.54B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 6.10% from the average revenue estimate for this year.