NYSE:DESP - Despegar.com Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$14.37 +0.26 (+1.84 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.11
Today's Range$13.92 - $14.46
52-Week Range$11.11 - $36.56
Volume318,719 shs
Average Volume327,579 shs
Market Capitalization$993.86 million
P/E Ratio20.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.28
Despegar.com, Corp., an online travel company, provides a range of travel and travel-related products through its Websites and mobile applications in Latin America. It operates through two segments, Air; and Packages, Hotels and Other Travel Products. The company offers airline tickets, packages, hotels, and other travel-related products under the Despegar and Decolar brands, which enable consumers to find, compare, plan, and purchase travel products through its marketplace. It provides a technology platform for its travel suppliers to manage and distribute their products. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Transportation services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorTransportation
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:DESP
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
Phone54-11-4894-3500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$523.94 million
Cash Flow$0.8468 per share
Book Value$3.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$42.36 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,961
Market Cap$993.86 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Despegar.com (NYSE:DESP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Despegar.com's stock symbol?

Despegar.com trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DESP."

How were Despegar.com's earnings last quarter?

Despegar.com Corp (NYSE:DESP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.15. The business earned $121.25 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $123.77 million. Despegar.com had a return on equity of 11.28% and a net margin of 5.25%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.21 earnings per share. View Despegar.com's Earnings History.

When is Despegar.com's next earnings date?

Despegar.com is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Despegar.com.

What price target have analysts set for DESP?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Despegar.com's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Despegar.com's stock price to reach $26.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 83.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Despegar.com.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Despegar.com?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Despegar.com in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Despegar.com.

Has Despegar.com been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about DESP stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Despegar.com earned a news impact score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Despegar.com?

Despegar.com saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,077,434 shares, a drop of 35.3% from the December 14th total of 1,666,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 591,134 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Despegar.com's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Despegar.com's key competitors?

Who are Despegar.com's key executives?

Despegar.com's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Damián Scokin, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Martín Rastellino, Co-Founder & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Alberto Lopez Gaffney, Chief Financial Officer
  • Javier Kelly, Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. Juan Pablo Alvarado, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)

When did Despegar.com IPO?

(DESP) raised $314 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, September 20th 2017. The company issued 12,800,000 shares at $23.00-$26.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and Citigroup served as the underwriters for the IPO and Itau BBA, UBS Investment Bank, Cowen and KeyBanc Capital Markets were co-managers.

Who are Despegar.com's major shareholders?

Despegar.com's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda (0.14%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.07%).

Which major investors are buying Despegar.com stock?

DESP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda and Bank of Montreal Can.

How do I buy shares of Despegar.com?

Shares of DESP 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 Despegar.com's stock price today?

One share of DESP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.37.

How big of a company is Despegar.com?

Despegar.com has a market capitalization of $993.86 million and generates $523.94 million in revenue each year. The company earns $42.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.69 on an earnings per share basis. Despegar.com employs 2,961 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Despegar.com?

Despegar.com's mailing address is JUANA MANSO 999, BUENOS AIRES C1, C1107CBR. The company can be reached via phone at 54-11-4894-3500.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Despegar.com (NYSE DESP)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  169 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  177 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  346
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Despegar.com and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DESP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DESP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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