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

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$14.18 +0.37 (+2.68 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 11:02 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.81
Today's Range$13.97 - $14.48
52-Week Range$11.11 - $36.56
Volume6,747 shs
Average Volume434,477 shs
Market Capitalization$960.65 million
P/E Ratio20.67
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

Current Ratio1.77
Quick Ratio1.77

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$523.94 million
Price / Sales1.87
Cash Flow$0.8537 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.61
Book Value$3.24 per share
Price / Book4.38

Profitability

Net Income$42.36 million
Net Margins5.25%
Return on Assets3.78%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,961
Market Cap$960.65 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.15. The business earned $121.25 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $123.77 million. Despegar.com had a return on equity of 11.28% and a net margin of 5.25%. The firm's revenue was down 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $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 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Despegar.com's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Despegar.com's share price to reach $26.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 86.2% 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?

Media headlines about DESP stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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 sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Despegar.com?

Despegar.com saw a decline in short interest in 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 daily trading volume, of 591,134 shares, the days-to-cover 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 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 Officer
  • Javier 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 $14.18.

How big of a company is Despegar.com?

Despegar.com has a market capitalization of $960.65 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:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  343
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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