About Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT)
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., a hospitality company, owns, leases, manages, develops, and franchises hotels and resorts. It operates through two segments, Management and Franchise; and Ownership. The company engages in the hotel management and licensing of its brands to franchisees. It operates hotels under the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, and Hilton Grand Vacations brands. The company operates in North America, South America, and Central America, including all Caribbean nations; Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; and the Asia Pacific. As of February 28, 2018, it had approximately 5,200 properties with 856,000 rooms in 105 countries and territories. Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Hotels & motels
Trailing P/E Ratio41.92
Forward P/E Ratio31.17
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$9.14 billion
Price / Sales2.76
Cash Flow$3.1722 per share
Price / Cash26.43
Book Value$6.49 per share
Price / Book12.92
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.00
Net Income$1.26 billion
Return on Equity41.44%
Return on Assets4.93%
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Hilton Worldwide's stock symbol?
Hilton Worldwide trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HLT."
How often does Hilton Worldwide pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hilton Worldwide?
Hilton Worldwide announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th. View Hilton Worldwide's Dividend History.
When did Hilton Worldwide's stock split? How did Hilton Worldwide's stock split work?
Hilton Worldwide shares reverse split on the morning of Tuesday, January 3rd 2017. The 1-3 reverse split was announced on Monday, December 5th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Friday, December 30th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Hilton Worldwide stock prior to the reverse split would have 33 shares after the split.
How will Hilton Worldwide's stock buyback program work?
Hilton Worldwide declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Saturday, November 18th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.
How were Hilton Worldwide's earnings last quarter?
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.04. The company earned $2.07 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.29 billion. Hilton Worldwide had a net margin of 14.87% and a return on equity of 41.44%. Hilton Worldwide's quarterly revenue was up 9.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.38 earnings per share. View Hilton Worldwide's Earnings History.
When is Hilton Worldwide's next earnings date?
What guidance has Hilton Worldwide issued on next quarter's earnings?
Hilton Worldwide updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.62-2.71 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.67. Hilton Worldwide also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.66-0.70 EPS.
What price target have analysts set for HLT?
16 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Hilton Worldwide's shares. Their predictions range from $65.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect Hilton Worldwide's share price to reach $84.6875 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Hilton Worldwide.
Who are some of Hilton Worldwide's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Hilton Worldwide include Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Marriott International (MAR), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), MGM Resorts International (MGM), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), Huazhu Group (HTHT), InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Wyndham Worldwide (WYN), Hyatt Hotels (H), Caesars Entertainment Co. Common Stock (CZR), Park Hotels & Resorts (PK), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH), Choice Hotels International (CHH), Extended Stay America (STAY) and Boyd Gaming (BYD).
Who are Hilton Worldwide's key executives?
Hilton Worldwide's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Christopher J. Nassetta, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
- Mr. Kevin J. Jacobs, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
- Ms. Kristin A. Campbell, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
- Mr. Matthew W. Schuyler, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 53)
- Mr. Jonathan W. Witter, Exec. VP & Chief Customer Officer (Age 48)
Has Hilton Worldwide been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media coverage about HLT stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hilton Worldwide earned a news impact score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.51 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Hilton Worldwide's major shareholders?
Hilton Worldwide's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.54%), BlackRock Inc. (4.30%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.84%), Hound Partners LLC (1.13%), Winslow Capital Management LLC (0.99%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.80%). Company insiders that own Hilton Worldwide stock include Hlt Holdco Iii Llc, Kristin Ann Campbell and Tourism Group Co Ltd Hna. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hilton Worldwide.
Which major investors are selling Hilton Worldwide stock?
HLT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hound Partners LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Legal & General Group Plc, Swiss National Bank, Wells Fargo & Company MN and NorthCoast Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Hilton Worldwide company stock in the last year include Hlt Holdco Iii Llc and Tourism Group Co Ltd Hna. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hilton Worldwide.
Which major investors are buying Hilton Worldwide stock?
HLT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Capital Growth Management LP, Millennium Management LLC, Findlay Park Partners LLP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, OZ Management LP and Echo Street Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hilton Worldwide.
How do I buy shares of Hilton Worldwide?
Shares of HLT 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 Hilton Worldwide's stock price today?
One share of HLT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.84.
How big of a company is Hilton Worldwide?
Hilton Worldwide has a market capitalization of $25.19 billion and generates $9.14 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.26 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis. Hilton Worldwide employs 163,000 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Hilton Worldwide?
Hilton Worldwide's mailing address is 7930 JONES BRANCH DRIVE SUITE 1100, MCLEAN VA, 22102. The company can be reached via phone at 703-883-1000 or via email at [email protected]
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