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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for H. The maximum price target given was 67, implying a possible profit of 21.42 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 48, which equates to a potential downside of -13.01 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 1.52 percent. That number becomes -13.91 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 0.36 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 20.8 percent in FY estimates.

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, 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. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of H is -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 below the high by 6.95 percent. H has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $6.85 billion. H's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.