The Priceline Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:PCLN)

About The Priceline Group

The Priceline Group logoThe Priceline Group Inc. is a provider of travel and restaurant reservation and related services. The Company, through its online travel companies (OTCs), connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. It offers consumers an array of accommodation reservations (including hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, apartments, vacation rentals and other properties) through its, and brands. Its brand also offers consumers reservations for rental cars, airline tickets, vacation packages and cruises. The Company offers rental car reservations across the world through The Company provides restaurants with reservation management services and consumers with the ability to make restaurant reservations at participating restaurants through OpenTable, Inc. (OpenTable), a provider of online restaurant reservations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Retail
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PCLN
  • CUSIP: 74150340
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1,469.16
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1458.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1363.51
  • 52-Week Range: $954.02 - $1,501.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.06
  • P/E Growth: 1.32
  • Market Cap: $72.61B
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,426,000
  • Beta: 1.62
  • Net Margins: 27.08%
  • Return on Equity: 32.93%
  • Return on Assets: 16.29%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.78%
  • Current Ratio: 2.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.68%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 21 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.81)
Consensus Price Target: $1,541.14 (4.90% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/25/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$1,700.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoveragePositive$1,700.00View Rating Details
10/7/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$1,600.00 -> $1,750.00View Rating Details
10/7/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$1,600.00 -> $1,750.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingPositive -> Buy$1,453.49 -> $1,560.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingPositive -> BuyView Rating Details
8/18/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$1,360.00 -> $1,650.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$1,600.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$1,250.00 -> $1,400.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
8/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$1,330.00 -> $1,450.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$1,550.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$1,440.00 -> $1,600.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/6/2016Ascendiant Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$1,625.00 -> $1,600.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$1,420.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingMarket OutperformView Rating Details
5/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$1,600.00 -> $1,580.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$1,500.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$1,360.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector PerformView Rating Details
3/31/2016Pacific CrestInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
3/8/2016Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageBuy$1,475.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/20/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingNeutral$1,225.00 -> $1,275.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/5/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Outperform$1,560.00 -> $1,350.00View Rating Details
9/4/2015Redburn PartnersInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
4/6/2015ArgusInitiated CoverageBuy$1,480.00View Rating Details
12/16/2014Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q2$12.69$13.93$2.58 billion$2.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$9.66$10.54$2.12 billion$2.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$11.80$12.63$1.96 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315$24.23$25.35$3.05 billion$3.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$11.98$12.45$2.27 billion$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$6.94$8.12$1.80 billion$1.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$10.10$10.85$1.80 billion$1.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$21.11$22.16$2.83 million$2.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q214$12.02$12.51$2.15 billion$2.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$6.91$7.81$1.63 billion$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$8.27$8.85$1.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$16.21$17.30$2.21 billion$2.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$9.37$9.70$1.65 billion$1.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$5.27$5.76$1.28 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$6.50$6.77$1.19 billion$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$11.82$12.40$1.65 billion$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$7.37$7.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$3.98$4.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$9.29$9.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$4.89$5.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$2.46$2.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$3.09$3.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $68.28 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $77.07 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$8.63$9.49$9.06
Q2 20162$13.90$15.41$14.66
Q3 20162$28.80$30.39$29.60
Q4 20161$13.44$13.44$13.44
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.42%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.07%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/14/2016Gillian TansCEOSell131$1,450.25$189,982.75View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Glenn D FogelInsiderSell1,000$1,497.95$1,497,950.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Jeffery H BoydCEOSell2,814$1,467.98$4,130,895.72View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Gillian TansCEOSell130$1,431.98$186,157.40View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Glenn D FogelInsiderSell1,000$1,434.75$1,434,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Jeffery H BoydCEOSell3,000$1,353.90$4,061,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Gillian TansCEOSell131$1,327.89$173,953.59View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Jeffery H BoydCEOSell3,000$1,266.92$3,800,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Gillian TansCEOSell131$1,281.95$167,935.45View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Jeffery H BoydCEOSell166$1,261.54$209,415.64View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Gillian TansCEOSell161$1,349.00$217,189.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Gillian TansCOOSell131$1,333.67$174,710.77View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Gillian TansCOOSell161$1,278.00$205,758.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,282.20$3,846,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Daniel J FinneganCFOSell5,871$1,341.94$7,878,529.74View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Gillian TansCOOSell130$1,315.15$170,969.50View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Peter J MillonesVPSell5,871$1,321.38$7,757,821.98View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Gillian TansCOOSell161$1,100.00$177,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Jeffery H. BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,314.28$3,942,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Jeffery H. BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,247.40$3,742,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Jeffery H. BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,314.89$3,944,670.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Jeffery H. BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,293.19$3,879,570.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015James M. GuyetteDirectorSell2,000$1,291.64$2,583,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,172.00$3,516,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,163.48$3,490,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,194.38$3,583,140.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,202.83$3,608,490.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Daniel J FinneganCFOSell2,783$1,151.97$3,205,932.51View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Peter J MillonesVPSell3,180$1,152.05$3,663,519.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Chris SoderCEOSell4,144$1,234.41$5,115,395.04View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,123.53$3,370,590.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,023.02$3,069,060.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,094.73$3,284,190.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell8,500$1,161.22$9,870,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Jeffrey E EpsteinDirectorSell2,000$1,150.72$2,301,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Craig W RydinDirectorSell1,519$1,282.60$1,948,269.40View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Jeffery H BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,228.00$3,684,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Jeffrey E EpsteinDirectorSell2,000$1,196.97$2,393,940.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Jeffery BoydDirectorSell3,000$1,134.83$3,404,490.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Daniel FinneganCFOSell3,181$1,289.99$4,103,458.19View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Jeffrey EpsteinDirectorSell2,000$1,292.28$2,584,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Chris SoderCEOSell3,181$1,364.03$4,338,979.43View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Jeffrey EpsteinDirectorSell2,000$1,173.64$2,347,280.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Nancy PeretsmanDirectorSell7,000$1,137.45$7,962,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Jeffrey EpsteinDirectorSell2,000$971.38$1,942,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Craig RydinDirectorSell1,900$965.58$1,834,602.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012James M GuyetteDirectorSell1,500$675.00$1,012,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Ralph BahnaDirectorSell10,000$633.21$6,332,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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