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, implying a possible profit 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.52 percent on average, compared to last month. 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, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of H to grow at a rate of -17.91 percent. 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of H is -1.7.

H has traded between a high of 59.30 and a low of 47.94 over the past year. Today's price is 15.1 percent above the 52-week 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 market cap of H is $6.85 billion. H will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.