Analyst Ratings for Hyatt Hotels Corp. (H)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Hyatt Hotels Corp. (NYSE:H) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. About 30 days ago, H was issued an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 16 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for H. The highest price target was 67, which equates to a potential upside of 21.42 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 48, which equates to a potential downside of -13.01 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 1.52 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -13.91 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.36 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 20.8 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of H to grow at a rate of -17.91 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. H has a PEG ratio of -1.7.

H has a 52-week high of 59.30 and a 52-week low of 47.94. Today's price is 15.1 percent above the 52-week low, and 6.95 percent below the high. H has a P/E ratio of 30.47. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The H value stock report compares H to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of H is $6.85 billion. H's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.