NASDAQ:HTHT - Huazhu Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.34 -1.04 (-2.94 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.38
Today's Range$33.73 - $35.36
52-Week Range$24.90 - $49.60
Volume1.29 million shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.01 billion
P/E Ratio53.27
Dividend Yield0.90%
Beta1.52
Huazhu Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, develops and operates leased and owned, manachised, and franchised hotels primarily in the People's Republic of China. The company operates hotels under the Hi Inn, HanTing Hotel, Elan Hotel, Orange Hotel, HanTing Premium, Starway Hotel, JI Hotel, Orange Hotel Select, Manxin Hotel, Crystal Orange Hotel, Joya Hotel, Grand Mercure, Novotel, Mercure, Ibis Styles, and Ibis brand names for business and leisure travelers. As of September 30, 2018, it had 698 leased hotels, 3,139 manachised hotels, and 218 franchised hotels with 409,516 rooms. The company was formerly known as China Lodging Group, Limited and changed its name to Huazhu Group Limited in June 2018. Huazhu Group Limited was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hotels & motels
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HTHT
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-21-6195-2011

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.26 billion
Cash Flow$1.1547 per share
Book Value$3.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$190.15 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,525
Market Cap$10.01 billion
Next Earnings Date3/14/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Huazhu Group (NASDAQ:HTHT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Huazhu Group's stock symbol?

Huazhu Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HTHT."

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

Huazhu Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 13th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.96%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 31st. This is a boost from Huazhu Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.16. View Huazhu Group's Dividend History.

When did Huazhu Group's stock split? How did Huazhu Group's stock split work?

Shares of Huazhu Group split on the morning of Friday, May 25th 2018. The 4-1 split was announced on Friday, April 20th 2018. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Monday, May 21st 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Huazhu Group stock prior to the split would have 400 shares after the split.

How were Huazhu Group's earnings last quarter?

Huazhu Group Ltd (NASDAQ:HTHT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 28th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.00. The firm earned $2.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.36 billion. Huazhu Group had a return on equity of 24.86% and a net margin of 14.00%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 33.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.07 earnings per share. View Huazhu Group's Earnings History.

When is Huazhu Group's next earnings date?

Huazhu Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Huazhu Group.

How can I listen to Huazhu Group's earnings call?

Huazhu Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, March 14th at 9:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8456750438.

What price target have analysts set for HTHT?

9 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Huazhu Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Huazhu Group's share price to reach $43.0357 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huazhu Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Huazhu Group?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huazhu Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Huazhu Group.

Has Huazhu Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HTHT stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Huazhu Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Huazhu Group?

Huazhu Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 12,461,243 shares, an increase of 20.0% from the January 15th total of 10,383,455 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,488,503 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.4 days. View Huazhu Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Huazhu Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Huazhu Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Huazhu Group investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), CA (CA), YY (YY), Paypal (PYPL), Applied Materials (AMAT), BlackRock (BLK), Netflix (NFLX) and Lam Research (LRCX).

Who are Huazhu Group's key executives?

Huazhu Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Qi Ji, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 52)
  • Ms. Min Zhang, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Hui Jin, Pres (Age 41)
  • Mr. Nee Chuan Teo, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)
  • Yu Ida, Sr. Mang. of Investor Relations

Who are Huazhu Group's major shareholders?

Huazhu Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Standard Life Aberdeen plc (5.11%), BlackRock Inc. (2.05%), Yiheng Capital LLC (0.91%), Matthews International Capital Management LLC (0.51%), Fiera Capital Corp (0.51%) and Van ECK Associates Corp (0.30%).

Which institutional investors are selling Huazhu Group stock?

HTHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Van ECK Associates Corp, Citigroup Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, Korea Investment CORP, Northern Trust Corp and GAM Holding AG.

Which institutional investors are buying Huazhu Group stock?

HTHT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matthews International Capital Management LLC, Yiheng Capital LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Legal & General Group Plc, Discovery Value Fund and New York State Common Retirement Fund.

How do I buy shares of Huazhu Group?

Shares of HTHT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Huazhu Group's stock price today?

One share of HTHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.34.

How big of a company is Huazhu Group?

Huazhu Group has a market capitalization of $10.01 billion and generates $1.26 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $190.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.65 on an earnings per share basis. Huazhu Group employs 13,525 workers across the globe.

What is Huazhu Group's official website?

The official website for Huazhu Group is http://www.huazhu.com.

How can I contact Huazhu Group?

Huazhu Group's mailing address is NO 2266 HONGQIAO ROAD CHANGNING DISTRICT, SHANGHAI F4, 200336. The company can be reached via phone at 86-21-6195-2011 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Huazhu Group (NASDAQ HTHT)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  362 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  608
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This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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