NYSE:CHH - Choice Hotels International Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $74.67 -0.33 (-0.44 %) (As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$75.00Today's Range$74.16 - $76.2852-Week Range$66.71 - $85.35Volume728,303 shsAverage Volume416,655 shsMarket Capitalization$4.15 billionP/E Ratio25.93Dividend Yield1.16%Beta1.05 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Choice Hotels International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a hotel franchisor worldwide. It operates through Hotel Franchising and SkyTouch Technology segments. The company franchises lodging properties under the brand names of Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Cambria hotels & suites, and Ascend Hotel Collection. It also develops and markets cloud-based technology products to the hotel industry, including inventory management, pricing, and connectivity to third party channels and hoteliers; and provides onsite and remote installation, training, and phone support services. As of October 31, 2018, the company had approximately 6,800 franchised hotels with 550,000 rooms in approximately 40 countries and territories. Choice Hotels International, Inc. was founded in 1939 and is based in Rockville, Maryland. Receive CHH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CHH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Hotels & motels Sub-IndustryHotels Resorts & Cruise Lines SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:CHH Previous Symbol CUSIP16990510 Webwww.choicehotels.com Phone301-592-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.94 Quick Ratio0.94Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.93 Forward P/E Ratio19.39 P/E Growth2.08 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.01 billion Price / Sales4.15 Cash Flow$3.14 per share Price / Cash Flow23.78 Book Value($3.75) per share Price / Book-19.91Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.88 Net Income$114.89 million Net Margins17.26% Return on Equity-98.61% Return on Assets19.52%Miscellaneous Employees1,987 Outstanding Shares55,980,000Market Cap$4.15 billion OptionableOptionable Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Choice Hotels International's stock symbol? Choice Hotels International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHH." How often does Choice Hotels International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Choice Hotels International? Choice Hotels International announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 14th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.215 per share on Thursday, January 17th. This represents a $0.86 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 31st. View Choice Hotels International's Dividend History. How were Choice Hotels International's earnings last quarter? Choice Hotels International Inc (NYSE:CHH) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $1.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $291.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $321.69 million. Choice Hotels International had a net margin of 17.26% and a negative return on equity of 98.61%. The business's revenue was down 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.95 earnings per share. View Choice Hotels International's Earnings History. When is Choice Hotels International's next earnings date? Choice Hotels International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Choice Hotels International. What guidance has Choice Hotels International issued on next quarter's earnings? Choice Hotels International issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.79-3.86 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.76. Choice Hotels International also updated its Q4 guidance to $0.78-0.85 EPS. What price target have analysts set for CHH? 9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Choice Hotels International's stock. Their predictions range from $71.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Choice Hotels International's stock price to reach $80.6250 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Choice Hotels International. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Choice Hotels International? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Choice Hotels International in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Choice Hotels International. Has Choice Hotels International been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about CHH stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Choice Hotels International earned a daily sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Choice Hotels International's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Choice Hotels International include MGM Resorts International (MGM), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), Huazhu Group (HTHT), Hyatt Hotels (H), Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Park Hotels & Resorts (PK), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH), Eldorado Resorts (ERI), Sunstone Hotel Investors (SHO), Boyd Gaming (BYD), Penn National Gaming (PENN), Red Rock Resorts (RRR) and Belmond (BEL). Who are Choice Hotels International's key executives? Choice Hotels International's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Patrick S. Pacious, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)Mr. Dominic E. Dragisich, Chief Financial Officer (Age 35)Mr. Scott E. Oaksmith, Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)Ms. Simone Wu, SVP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & External Affairs (Age 53)Mr. David A. Pepper, Chief Devel. Officer (Age 51) Who are Choice Hotels International's major shareholders? Choice Hotels International's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.32%), Tealwood Asset Management Inc. (0.06%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.02%) and Navellier & Associates Inc (0.01%). Company insiders that own Choice Hotels International stock include Bruce Bainum, David A Pepper, John Bonds, Patrick Cimerola, Patrick Pacious, Robert J Mcdowell, Scott E Oaksmith, Simone Wu, Stephen P Joyce and William L Jews. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Choice Hotels International. Which major investors are selling Choice Hotels International stock? CHH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tealwood Asset Management Inc. and Navellier & Associates Inc. Company insiders that have sold Choice Hotels International company stock in the last year include John Bonds, Patrick Cimerola, Patrick Pacious, Robert J Mcdowell, Scott E Oaksmith, Simone Wu and William L Jews. View Insider Buying and Selling for Choice Hotels International. Which major investors are buying Choice Hotels International stock? CHH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC and Fenimore Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Choice Hotels International. How do I buy shares of Choice Hotels International? Shares of CHH 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 Choice Hotels International's stock price today? One share of CHH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.67. How big of a company is Choice Hotels International? Choice Hotels International has a market capitalization of $4.15 billion and generates $1.01 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $114.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.88 on an earnings per share basis. Choice Hotels International employs 1,987 workers across the globe. What is Choice Hotels International's official website? The official website for Choice Hotels International is http://www.choicehotels.com. How can I contact Choice Hotels International? Choice Hotels International's mailing address is 1 CHOICE HOTELS CIRCLE SUITE 400, ROCKVILLE MD, 20850. The company can be reached via phone at 301-592-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Choice Hotels International (NYSE CHH)Community Ranking: 1.3 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 182 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 505 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 687MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Choice Hotels International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: When is a capital gain realized?