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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for WYN. The most optimistic price target was 123, which equates to a potential upside of 18.01 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 86, implying potential capital losses 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. 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.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, 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, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. WYN has a PEG ratio of 5.69.

In the last 52-weeks, WYN has achieved a high of 105.63 and a low of 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.