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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for WYN. The highest price target was 123, implying a possible profit of 18.01 percent. The lowest price target was 86, which equates to a potential downside of -17.49 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.34 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of WYN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.04 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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. Today's price is 66.5 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 1.32 percent. WYN has a price/earnings 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 market cap of WYN is $10.9 billion. WYN is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.