Analyst Ratings for Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, CHSP was issued an average rating of Hold.

Of the 8 analysts covering the stock, 0 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CHSP. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 27, implying potential capital gains of 8.52 percent. The lowest price target was 22, implying potential capital losses of -11.58 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.54 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -0.54 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.23 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.46 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CHSP to grow at a rate of 102.75 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CHSP has a PEG ratio of 0.22.

CHSP has a 52-week high of 27.08 and a 52-week low of 20.81. Today's price is 19.56 percent above the 52-week low, and 8.12 percent below the high. CHSP has a price/earnings ratio of 22.83. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CHSP value stock report compares CHSP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion. CHSP will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.