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

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$336.29 -3.54 (-1.04 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$339.83
Today's Range$335.28 - $341.25
52-Week Range$183.25 - $391.40
Volume5,855 shs
Average Volume177,422 shs
Market Capitalization$4.31 billion
P/E Ratio37.90
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.4
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

Industry Loan brokers
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:TREE
CUSIP89467510
Phone704-541-5351

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$764.86 million
Cash Flow$13.07 per share
Book Value$26.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$96.50 million

Miscellaneous

Employees892
Market Cap$4.31 billion
Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Lendingtree's earnings last quarter?

Lendingtree Inc (NASDAQ:TREE) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 26th. The financial services provider reported $1.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.46 by $0.24. The financial services provider had revenue of $202.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $208.14 million. Lendingtree had a net margin of 12.62% and a return on equity of 13.92%. The company's revenue was up 25.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.84 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, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lendingtree.

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

Lendingtree issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.01-1.045 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.02 billion.Lendingtree also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to EPS.

What price target have analysts set for TREE?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Lendingtree's shares. Their predictions range from $250.00 to $420.00. On average, they expect Lendingtree's share price to reach $318.1250 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Lendingtree.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lendingtree?

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

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Lendingtree stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Lendingtree stock:
  • 1. SunTrust Banks, Inc. analysts commented, "We will review our model and valuation following the conference call." (2/26/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Earnings estimates have remained stable ahead of LendingTree’s fourth-quarter results. Also, the company has a decent earnings surprise history, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate in two of the trailing four quarters. The company’s expansion strategies are expected to boost its top line growth. Also, its focus to expand non-mortgage related product offerings has benefitted its top line greatly. Shares of LendingTree have outperformed the industry over the past three months. Nevertheless, the company has been witnessing escalating costs on enhancement of products. Further, its mortgage-related product revenues are likely to be affected by falling supplies of homes for sale and rising mortgage rates." (2/5/2019)

Has Lendingtree been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about TREE stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lendingtree earned a news sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Lendingtree's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lendingtree own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lendingtree investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Paypal (PYPL), Adobe (ADBE), Tesla (TSLA), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Broadcom (AVGO) and salesforce.com (CRM).

Who are Lendingtree's key executives?

Lendingtree's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas R. Lebda, Chairman & CEO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Neil Salvage, Pres (Age 46)
  • Mr. J. D. Moriarty, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Carla Shumate, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Office (Age 48)
  • Mr. Nikul Patel, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 46)

Who are Lendingtree's major shareholders?

Lendingtree's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (10.84%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (4.95%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.30%), Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD (2.14%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.79%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.23%). 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Scout Investments Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, United Services Automobile Association, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Portolan Capital Management LLC, Ranger Investment Management L.P. and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Lendingtree company stock in the last year include 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 CI Investments Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Norges Bank, Macquarie Group Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Lisanti Capital Growth LLC and Rhumbline Advisers. 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 $336.29.

How big of a company is Lendingtree?

Lendingtree has a market capitalization of $4.31 billion and generates $764.86 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $96.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.88 on an earnings per share basis. Lendingtree employs 892 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:  492 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  387 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  879
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 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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