Market Update: Service Properties Trust (SVC) Sees Positive Movement, Closing at 5.87

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In the latest session, Service Properties Trust (NASDAQ: SVC) closed at $5.87 up 2.09% from its previous closing price of $5.75. In other words, the price has increased by $2.09 from its previous closing price. On the day, 0.86 million shares were traded. SVC stock price reached its highest trading level at $6.015 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $5.84.


For a deeper understanding of Service Properties Trust’s stock, let’s take a closer look at its various ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 11.14 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 4.99. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 4.96 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 4.96.

Upgrades & Downgrades

In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, HSBC Securities on October 23, 2023, initiated with a Hold rating and assigned the stock a target price of $8.

On April 22, 2022, Oppenheimer started tracking the stock assigning a Perform rating and target price of $8.50.

B. Riley Securities reiterated its Buy rating for the stock on February 28, 2022, while the target price for the stock was revised from $15 to $13.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, SVC now has a Market Capitalization of 973011200 and an Enterprise Value of 6427868672. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.52 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.87. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 3.417 whereas that against EBITDA is 10.885.

Stock Price History:

The Beta on a monthly basis for SVC is 2.22, which has changed by -0.28414637 over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 0.26159418 over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, SVC has reached a high of $9.39, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $5.43. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is -7.78%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be -21.12%.

Shares Statistics:

For the past three months, SVC has traded an average of 1.09M shares per day and 985070 over the past ten days. A total of 165.77M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 161.65M. Insiders hold about 2.48% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 78.72% stake in the company. Shares short for SVC as of 1714435200 were 8516107 with a Short Ratio of 7.79, compared to 1711584000 on 7877978. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 8516107 and a Short% of Float of 8.1.

Dividends & Splits

According to the company, the forward annual dividend rate for SVC is 0.80, from 0.8 in the trailing year. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.13913044The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 7.07.

Earnings Estimates

Investors are eagerly awaiting the insights provided by 1.0 analysts currently analyzing and rating the stock of Service Properties Trust (SVC).On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.09 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of -$0.09 and a low estimate of -$0.09, while EPS last year was -$0.07. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is -$0.11, with high estimates of -$0.11 and low estimates of -$0.11.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.8 and -$0.94 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.87. EPS for the following year is -$0.81, with 2.0 analysts recommending between -$0.73 and -$0.89.

Revenue Estimates

For the next quarter, 3 analysts are estimating revenue of $502.93M. There is a high estimate of $505.71M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $499.1M.

A total of 4 analysts have provided revenue estimates for SVC’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $1.91B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $1.89B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $1.9B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $1.87BBased on 4 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $1.94B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $1.95B and the low estimate is $1.93B.

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