Analyst Ratings for Wyndham Worldwide Corp. (WYN)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Wyndham Worldwide Corp. (NYSE:WYN) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for WYN last month.

12 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave WYN a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for WYN. The highest price target was 123, implying potential capital gains of 18.01 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 86, implying potential capital losses of -17.49 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 0.34 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.31 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.24 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.32 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 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of WYN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.04 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. WYN has a PEG ratio of 5.69.

In the trailing 52-weeks, WYN hit 105.63 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 62.60. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 66.5 percent, and below the high by 1.32 percent. WYN has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WYN value stock report compares WYN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $10.9 billion. WYN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.