NYSE:DESP - Despegar.com Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.21 -0.04 (-0.28 %) (As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.25Today's Range$13.93 - $14.3452-Week Range$11.11 - $36.56Volume147,694 shsAverage Volume340,733 shsMarket Capitalization$955.12 millionP/E Ratio20.59Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.28 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive DESP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DESP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Transportation services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:DESP Previous SymbolNASDAQ:DESP CUSIPN/A WebN/A Phone54-11-4894-3500Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.77 Quick Ratio1.77Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.59 Forward P/E Ratio47.37 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$523.94 million Price / Sales1.88 Cash Flow$0.8607 per share Price / Cash Flow16.51 Book Value$3.24 per share Price / Book4.39Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.69 Net Income$42.36 million Net Margins5.25% Return on Equity11.28% Return on Assets3.78%Miscellaneous Employees2,961 Outstanding Shares69,160,000Market Cap$955.12 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $121.25 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $123.77 million. Despegar.com had a net margin of 5.25% and a return on equity of 11.28%. The firm's revenue was down 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.21 EPS. 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Despegar.com's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Despegar.com's stock price to reach $26.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.8% 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 negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Despegar.com earned a news sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Despegar.com? Despegar.com saw a decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,077,434 shares, a decline of 35.3% from the December 14th total of 1,666,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 591,134 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Currently, 1.9% of the company's stock are sold short. View Despegar.com's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Despegar.com's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Despegar.com include GATX (GATX), MakeMyTrip (MMYT), National Express Group (NXPGF), Travelport Worldwide (TVPT), The Providence Service (PRSC), Tuniu (TOUR), Lindblad Expeditions (LIND), Daseke (DSKE), Yatra Online (YTRA), Leafbuyer Technologies (LBUY) and Tempus Applied Solutions (TMPS). Who are Despegar.com's key executives? Despegar.com's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Damián Scokin, CEO & Director (Age 52)Mr. Martín Rastellino, Co-Founder & Director (Age 48)Mr. Michael James Doyle II, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)Mr. Alberto Lopez Gaffney, Chief Financial OfficerJavier Kelly, Investor Relations Officer When did Despegar.com IPO? (DESP) raised $314 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday, September 20th 2017. The company issued 12,800,000 shares at a price of $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. 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 $14.21. How big of a company is Despegar.com? Despegar.com has a market capitalization of $955.12 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 168 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 175 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 343MarketBeat'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 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are no-load funds?