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.

Several price targets were given for H by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 67, implying potential capital gains of 21.42 percent. The lowest price target was 48, which equates to a potential downside of -13.01 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 1.52 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -13.91 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.36 percent, compared to last month. 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, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

H has an estimated earnings growth rate of -17.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. H has a PEG ratio of -1.7.

In the trailing 52-weeks, H hit 59.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 47.94. Currently the stock is 15.1 percent higher than its 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.