NYSE:CHH - Choice Hotels International Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $80.60 -1.39 (-1.70 %) (As of 02/17/2019 01:11 AM ET)Previous Close$80.60Today's Range$78.98 - $82.8152-Week Range$66.71 - $85.35Volume523,269 shsAverage Volume335,708 shsMarket Capitalization$4.51 billionP/E Ratio27.99Dividend Yield1.05%Beta1.08 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 January 28, 2019, the company had approximately 6,900 franchised hotels with 560,000 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 Ratio27.99 Forward P/E Ratio20.94 P/E Growth2.29 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.01 billion Price / Sales4.48 Cash Flow$3.0799 per share Price / Cash Flow26.17 Book Value($3.75) per share Price / Book-21.49Profitability 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 Shares55,981,000Market Cap$4.51 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 15th. The company reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.04. The business earned $245 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $261.58 million. Choice Hotels International had a net margin of 17.26% and a negative return on equity of 98.61%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 10.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.63 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 Thursday, May 9th 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 FY19 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.00-4.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.21. Choice Hotels International also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.72-0.76 EPS. What price target have analysts set for CHH? 9 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Choice Hotels International's shares. Their forecasts 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 0.0% 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? News headlines about CHH stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Choice Hotels International earned a news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. 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), Extended Stay America (STAY), Red Rock Resorts (RRR), Boyd Gaming (BYD) and Penn National Gaming (PENN). 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 53)Mr. Dominic E. Dragisich, Chief Financial Officer (Age 36)Mr. Scott E. Oaksmith, Sr. VP, Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)Ms. Simone Wu, SVP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & External Affairs (Age 54)Mr. David A. Pepper, Chief Devel. Officer (Age 52) Who are Choice Hotels International's major shareholders? Choice Hotels International's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (5.83%), BlackRock Inc. (2.83%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.99%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.62%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.56%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.42%). 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 British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Tealwood Asset Management Inc., BTIM Corp., California Public Employees Retirement System and D. E. Shaw & Co. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 $80.60. How big of a company is Choice Hotels International? Choice Hotels International has a market capitalization of $4.51 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: 184 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 513 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 697MarketBeat'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. 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