NASDAQ:TREE - Lendingtree Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$222.36 -0.90 (-0.40 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$223.26
Today's Range$219.56 - $228.56
52-Week Range$183.25 - $404.40
Volume10,518 shs
Average Volume217,655 shs
Market Capitalization$2.97 billion
P/E Ratio73.74
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.17
LendingTree, Inc., through its subsidiary, LendingTree, LLC, operates an online loan marketplace for consumers seeking loans and other credit-based offerings in the United States. Its mortgage products comprise purchase and refinance products. The company also provides information, tools, and access to various conditional loan offers for non-mortgage products, including auto loans, credit cards, home equity loans, personal loans, reverse mortgages, small business loans, and student loans. In addition, it offers information, tools, and access to other products, including deposit accounts; credit repair, through which consumers obtain assistance improving their credit profiles; debt relief services, through which consumers obtain assistance negotiating existing loans; and home improvement services, through which consumers have the opportunity to research and find home improvement professional services. Further, the company provides personal credit data, through which consumers gain insights into how prospective lenders and other third parties view their credit profiles; real estate brokerage services, through which consumers are matched with local realtors who assist them in their home purchase or sale efforts; and various consumer insurance products, including home and automobile, through which consumers are matched with insurance lead aggregators to obtain insurance offers. Additionally, it operates CompareCards, an online source for side-by-side credit card comparison shopping; SimpleTuition, an online marketing platform for student loans; MagnifyMoney, a consumer-facing media property that offers editorial content, expert commentary, tools, and resources; and SnapCap, an online platform, which connects business owners with lenders. The company was formerly known as Tree.com, Inc. and changed its name to LendingTree, Inc. in January 2015. LendingTree, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Loan brokers
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:TREE
Previous Symbol
CUSIP89467510
Phone704-541-5351

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.66
Current Ratio3.33
Quick Ratio3.33

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio73.74
Forward P/E Ratio61.26
P/E Growth2.01

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$617.74 million
Price / Sales4.62
Cash Flow$5.6294 per share
Price / Cash Flow39.50
Book Value$24.64 per share
Price / Book9.02

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.02
Net Income$15.57 million
Net Margins12.73%
Return on Equity12.86%
Return on Assets6.08%

Miscellaneous

Employees535
Outstanding Shares12,830,000
Market Cap$2.97 billion
OptionableOptionable

Lendingtree (NASDAQ:TREE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lendingtree's stock symbol?

Lendingtree trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TREE."

How will Lendingtree's stock buyback program work?

Lendingtree announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Lendingtree's earnings last quarter?

Lendingtree Inc (NASDAQ:TREE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The financial services provider reported $1.92 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.31 by $0.61. The financial services provider earned $197.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $199.28 million. Lendingtree had a return on equity of 12.86% and a net margin of 12.73%. Lendingtree's revenue for the quarter was up 14.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.17 EPS. View Lendingtree's Earnings History.

When is Lendingtree's next earnings date?

Lendingtree is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lendingtree.

What guidance has Lendingtree issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lendingtree updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $765-775 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $755.63 million.

What price target have analysts set for TREE?

12 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Lendingtree's shares. Their forecasts range from $194.00 to $425.00. On average, they expect Lendingtree's share price to reach $322.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lendingtree.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lendingtree?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lendingtree in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lendingtree.

Has Lendingtree been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about TREE stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lendingtree earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Lendingtree's key competitors?

Who are Lendingtree's key executives?

Lendingtree's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas R. Lebda, Chairman & CEO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Neil Salvage, Pres (Age 45)
  • Mr. J. D. Moriarty, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Carla Shumate, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Office (Age 47)
  • Mr. Paul Tyma Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer

Who are Lendingtree's major shareholders?

Lendingtree's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (10.83%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.56%), Vanguard Group Inc (5.56%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (4.38%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (4.36%) and Jackson Square Partners LLC (3.84%). Company insiders that own Lendingtree stock include Carla Shumate, Douglas R Lebda, G Kennedy Thompson, Gabriel Dalporto, Gci Liberty, Inc, Interactive Corp Liberty, Neil Salvage, Nikul Patel, Peter Horan, Robin Henderson and Steven Ozonian. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lendingtree.

Which major investors are selling Lendingtree stock?

TREE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Scout Investments Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, AXA and United Services Automobile Association. Company insiders that have sold Lendingtree company stock in the last year include Carla Shumate, Douglas R Lebda, Gabriel Dalporto, Neil Salvage, Peter Horan, Robin Henderson and Steven Ozonian. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lendingtree.

Which major investors are buying Lendingtree stock?

TREE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, ARK Investment Management LLC, Jackson Square Partners LLC, Bamco Inc. NY, Baillie Gifford & Co. and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have bought Lendingtree stock in the last two years include G Kennedy Thompson, Gci Liberty, Inc and Interactive Corp Liberty. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lendingtree.

How do I buy shares of Lendingtree?

Shares of TREE 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 Lendingtree's stock price today?

One share of TREE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $219.98.

How big of a company is Lendingtree?

Lendingtree has a market capitalization of $2.97 billion and generates $617.74 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $15.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.02 on an earnings per share basis. Lendingtree employs 535 workers across the globe.

What is Lendingtree's official website?

The official website for Lendingtree is http://www.lendingtree.com.

How can I contact Lendingtree?

Lendingtree's mailing address is 11115 RUSHMORE DRIVE, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 704-541-5351 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lendingtree (NASDAQ TREE)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  479 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  853
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lendingtree and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TREE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TREE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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