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

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$39.00 -0.73 (-1.84 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 01:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$39.00
Today's Range$38.45 - $39.62
52-Week Range$24.90 - $49.60
Volume991,986 shs
Average Volume1.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.37 billion
P/E Ratio108.33
Dividend Yield0.82%
Beta1.56
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$1.46 billion
Cash Flow$0.8018 per share
Book Value$3.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$104.16 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,525
Market Cap$11.37 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2019 (Estimated)
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. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.49%. 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?

Huazhu Group's stock split before market open on Friday, May 25th 2018. The 4-1 split was announced on Friday, April 20th 2018. The newly created shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 14th. The company reported ($0.22) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.20) by $0.02. The business earned $2.68 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.60 billion. Huazhu Group had a return on equity of 15.82% and a net margin of 7.16%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $3.55 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 Monday, May 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Huazhu Group.

What price target have analysts set for HTHT?

8 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Huazhu Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Huazhu Group's share price to reach $42.9167 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huazhu Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Huazhu Group?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huazhu Group in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Huazhu Group.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Huazhu Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Huazhu Group stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Huazhu Group Limited is a hotel operator and franchisor primarily in China. It primary focus on economy and midscale hotel segments,China Lodging Group's brands include Hi Inn, HanTing Hotel, Elan Hotel, HanTing PremiumHotel, JI Hotel, Starway Hotel, Joya Hotel, VUE Hotel, Crystal Orange Hotel, Orange Hotel Select, Orange Hotel and Manxin Hotel. The Company's busines includes leased and owned, manachised and franchised models. Lease and ownership model, the Company directly operateshotels typically located on leased or owned properties. Manachise model, the Company manages manachised hotels through the on-site hotel managers. Franchise model, the Company provides training, reservation and support services to the franchised hotels and collects fees from franchisees but does not appoint on-site hotel managers. Huazhu Group Limited, formerly known as China Lodging Group Ltd., is based in Shanghai, China. " (3/21/2019)
  • 2. Morgan Stanley analysts commented, "We are reducing our 2019 non-GAAP EPS forecast to $0.32 from $0.40 due to incremental weakness in the U.S. public sector business, lower spending from a large U.S. automotive client and greater uncertainty in Europe. We are introducing our initial 2020 non-GAAP EPS forecast of $0.34." (3/17/2019)

Has Huazhu Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about HTHT stock has been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Huazhu Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

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%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.28%), Yiheng Capital LLC (0.91%), FMR LLC (0.54%) and Matthews International Capital Management LLC (0.51%).

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, American Century Companies Inc., Citigroup Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, Korea Investment CORP and Northern Trust Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Huazhu Group stock?

HTHT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Norges Bank, Matthews International Capital Management LLC, Yiheng Capital LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Legal & General Group Plc.

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 $39.00.

How big of a company is Huazhu Group?

Huazhu Group has a market capitalization of $11.37 billion and generates $1.46 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $104.16 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.36 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:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  256 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  631
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huazhu Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HTHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HTHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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