Hostelworld Group PLC Company Profile (LON:HSW)

About Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)

Hostelworld Group PLC logoHostelworld Group plc is an Ireland-based company, which provides hostel-focused online booking platform. The Company operates through over 20 different languages by connecting young travelers with hostels around the world through its brand Hostelworld and supporting brands Hostelbookers and The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides software and data processing services that facilitate hostel, hotel and other accommodation across the world, including ancillary online advertising revenue. The Company focuses on hostels, which maintains a global hostel database with over 13,000 hostels and approximately 22,000 other forms of budget accommodation available across the world. The Company builds a progressive internal training policy that includes ongoing skills training, personal development training plans and management development. The Company has over eight million reviews across approximately 33,000 properties in over 170 countries.

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  • Symbol: LON:HSW
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  • Market Cap: £313.47 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 95,570,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 307.95
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 242.91
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 126.50 - GBX 340
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 364.44
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £87.83 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.57
  • Book Value: GBX 1.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.79
  • EBIDTA: £10.6 million
  • Average Volume: 222,081 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)

What is Hostelworld Group PLC's stock symbol?

Hostelworld Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HSW."

How often does Hostelworld Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hostelworld Group PLC?

Hostelworld Group PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.21 per share on Tuesday, June 6th. This represents a yield of 7.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 27th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Hostelworld Group PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Hostelworld Group PLC's stock going? Where will Hostelworld Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Hostelworld Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 270 to GBX 375. On average, they expect Hostelworld Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 315 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Hostelworld Group PLC.

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How do I buy Hostelworld Group PLC stock?

Shares of Hostelworld Group PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Hostelworld Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Hostelworld Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 328.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 315

Analysts' Ratings History for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/2/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 300 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
4/7/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 210 -> GBX 270View Rating Details
4/3/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
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Earnings Estimates for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.17 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/13/2017Michael CawleyInsiderBuy20,000GBX 283£56,600
4/11/2017Michael CawleyInsiderBuy20,000GBX 283£56,600
5/31/2016McCue,AndyInsiderBuy25,000GBX 182£45,500
5/27/2016Mooney,FeargalInsiderBuy84,000GBX 180£151,200
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
Latest Headlines for Hostelworld Group PLC (LON:HSW)
DateHeadline logoHostelworld Group Plc : HSW-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 11:42 PM logoHostelworld Group PLC Declares Dividend of €0.21 (HSW) - April 22 at 12:21 PM logoHostelworld Group PLC (HSW) Insider Purchases £56,600 in Stock - April 18 at 9:23 AM logoHostelworld Group PLC (HSW) Insider Buys £56,600 in Stock - April 13 at 7:59 AM logoHostelworld Group PLC (HSW) PT Raised to GBX 270 at Berenberg Bank - April 7 at 6:21 PM logoHostelworld Group PLC's (HSW)  Buy Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd - April 3 at 12:44 PM logoFull Year 2016 Hostelworld Group PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - March 28 at 11:22 AM logoHostelworld Group PLC (HSW) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt - March 14 at 2:14 AM logoHostelworld Group PLC (HSW) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt - March 11 at 7:21 PM logo2 ‘hidden’ dividend stocks for income investors - February 4 at 4:23 AM logo3 small-cap dividend stocks for your shopping basket - December 6 at 10:30 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Hostelworld Group PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - August 23 at 9:52 AM logoSummer’s here! Time to buy Hostelworld Group plc, Carnival plc and International Consolidated Airlns Grp SA? - June 24 at 3:12 AM logoThursday preview: Tate & Lyle reports finals - May 25 at 1:28 PM logo4 ‘secret’ growth stocks you daren’t pass up on! - May 20 at 6:42 AM logoFull Year 2015 Hostelworld Group PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - April 5 at 7:07 AM


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Hostelworld Group PLC (HSW) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/26/2017 by Staff