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 maximum price target given was 123, implying potential capital gains of 18.01 percent. The lowest price target was 86, which equates to a potential downside of -17.49 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.34 percent. That number becomes -1.31 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 0.24 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.32 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

WYN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.04 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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. Today's price is 66.5 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.32 percent below the high. 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.