La Quinta Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:LQ)

About La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)

La Quinta Holdings logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc. is an owner, operator and franchisor of select-service hotels primarily serving the midscale and upper-midscale sectors under the La Quinta brand. The Company's segments include owned hotels, franchise and management, and corporate and other. The owned hotels segment is engaged in the operation of owned hotel properties. The franchise and management segment is engaged in various license, franchise and management agreements relating to its owned and franchised hotels. As of December 31, 2016, its portfolio consisted of 888 hotels representing approximately 87,200 rooms located primarily across 48 states in the United States, as well as in Canada, Mexico, Honduras and Colombia, of which 322 hotels were owned and operated, and 566 were franchised. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had a pipeline of 248 franchised hotels in the United States, Mexico, Colombia, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Chile and El Salvador.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Resorts & Casinos
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LQ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.lq.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.66 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 117,483,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.87
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.59
  • 52 Week Range: $9.73 - $15.39
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.83
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.37
  • P/E Growth: -30.72
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $973.13 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.70
  • Book Value: $5.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.50
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $308.98 million
  • Net Margins: 0.65%
  • Return on Equity: 9.67%
  • Return on Assets: 2.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.59%
  • Current Ratio: 1.43%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.43%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.20 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.95
  • Short Ratio: 1.93
 

Frequently Asked Questions for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)

What is La Quinta Holdings' stock symbol?

La Quinta Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LQ."

How were La Quinta Holdings' earnings last quarter?

La Quinta Holdings Inc (NYSE:LQ) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $234.27 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $232.20 million. La Quinta Holdings had a return on equity of 9.67% and a net margin of 0.65%. View La Quinta Holdings' Earnings History.

Where is La Quinta Holdings' stock going? Where will La Quinta Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for La Quinta Holdings' shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate La Quinta Holdings' share price to reach $12.35 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for La Quinta Holdings.

What are analysts saying about La Quinta Holdings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about La Quinta Holdings stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "La Quinta Holdings Inc. is an owner, operator and franchisor of select-service hotels in the United States, primarily serving the midscale and upper-midscale segments. It provides franchise services to hotels in the U.S., Canada and Mexico under the La Quinta Inns & Suites (TM) and La Quinta Inn (TM) brands. La Quinta Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Irving, Texas. " (4/12/2017)
  • 2. Stifel Nicolaus analysts commented, "LQ reported 4Q16 adjusted EPS of $0.01, $0.03 below our estimate and $0.01 below the Street. Variance to our estimate higher operating expense and higher taxes.Total adjusted EBITDA declined 10.3% to $69.9 million, and margins -270 bps to 31.4%. LQ provided 2017E RevPAR guidance of flat-+2.0% and adjusted EBITDA guidance of $320-$340 million. We were projecting $345.0 million, and the Street was at $340.1 million. The renovation program will impact RevPAR by 50-75 bps. The guidance includes $13 million of share based compensation. Franchise openings guidance was not provided." (3/1/2017)

Who are some of La Quinta Holdings' key competitors?

Who owns La Quinta Holdings stock?

La Quinta Holdings' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Blackstone Group L.P. (29.94%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.56%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.97%), Citadel Advisors LLC (2.64%) and Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK (2.51%). Company insiders that own La Quinta Holdings stock include Alan J Bowers, Angelo J Lombardi, Julie M Cary and Rajiv K Trivedi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for La Quinta Holdings.

Who sold La Quinta Holdings stock? Who is selling La Quinta Holdings stock?

La Quinta Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Oxford Asset Management, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Credit Suisse AG and Great Lakes Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for La Quinta Holdings.

Who bought La Quinta Holdings stock? Who is buying La Quinta Holdings stock?

La Quinta Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Eagle Investment Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Scopus Asset Management L.P., Capital Growth Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Spark Investment Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC and Ranger Global Real Estate Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for La Quinta Holdings.

How do I buy La Quinta Holdings stock?

Shares of La Quinta Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of La Quinta Holdings stock cost?

One share of La Quinta Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.09.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.10)
Consensus Price Target: $12.35 (12.35% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/1/2017Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$13.50 -> $13.25N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$11.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016Off Wall StreetReiterated RatingBuy$14.20N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$11.00N/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageSell$9.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Citigroup IncLower Price TargetNeutral$13.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
7/6/2016Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
2/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$18.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/20/2015JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Earnings by Quarter for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Earnings History by Quarter for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.06$0.04$232.20 million$234.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.02$0.01$218.92 million$222.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.19$0.19$267.50 million$272.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.20$0.21$266.78 million$269.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.08$0.09$238.72 million$241.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.06$0.09$231.74 million$228.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.19$0.19$275.06 million$279.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.19$0.19$276.50 million$273.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.08$0.08$242.73 million$248.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.05$0.08$224.56 million$228.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.17$0.16$264.24 million$271.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q214$0.13$0.13$257.88 million$260.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/20/2014Q114($0.01)$0.06$212.05 million$227.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.45%
Insider Trades by Quarter for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/2/2016Alan J BowersDirectorBuy4,042$12.36$49,959.12View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015Rajiv K TrivediInsiderSell35,388$24.07$851,789.16View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Julie M CaryInsiderSell9,592$23.50$225,412.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Angelo J LombardiInsiderSell35,558$24.30$864,059.40View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell17,500$24.11$421,925.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Angelo J LombardiInsiderSell27,516$23.96$659,283.36View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Angelo J LombardiInsiderSell5,697$22.87$130,290.39View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell1,359$24.25$32,955.75View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell10,000$23.77$237,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell11,905$23.25$276,791.25View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Wayne B GoldbergInsiderSell100,000$21.58$2,158,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Keith A ClineInsiderSell66,256$21.55$1,427,816.80View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Wayne B GoldbergInsiderSell100,000$21.47$2,147,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Wayne B GoldbergInsiderSell100,000$22.02$2,202,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Rajiv K TrivediInsiderSell23,308$21.83$508,813.64View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Rajiv K TrivediInsiderSell40,000$21.44$857,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell10,500$21.52$225,960.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Rajiv K TrivediInsiderSell52,025$21.09$1,097,207.25View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell10,500$21.01$220,605.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Wayne B GoldbergInsiderSell100,000$20.10$2,010,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Angelo J LombardiInsiderSell106,290$20.18$2,144,932.20View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Julie M CaryInsiderSell18,963$20.22$383,431.86View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Julie M CaryInsiderSell20,500$20.04$410,820.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014James H ForsonInsiderSell5,000$19.91$99,550.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Mark M ChloupekInsiderSell14,000$20.23$283,220.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2014James H ForsonInsiderSell5,000$18.27$91,350.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Latest Headlines for La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoReport: La Quinta looking at sale before spinoff
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc.: Gathering momentum, but may lack support
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 6:11 PM
rttnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings (LQ) Spiked To A New High On Reports Of Possible Sale
www.rttnews.com - May 16 at 10:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LQ-US : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:40 AM
reuters.com logoExclusive: Hotel operator La Quinta prepares to explore sale - sources
www.reuters.com - May 15 at 5:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $258.3 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to La Quinta Holdings, Inc. : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 1:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Will Announce Earnings of $0.14 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 1:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LQ-US : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc. :LQ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 5:00 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-La Quinta Holdings reports Q1 earnings per share $0.01
www.reuters.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLa Quinta Holdings' (LQ) CEO Keith Cline on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LQ earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta misses 1Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect La Quinta Holdings (LQ) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings (LQ) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.09
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings (LQ) Earning Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings To Report First Quarter 2017 Earnings And To Host Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 6:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Unlikely to Affect La Quinta Holdings (LQ) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 4:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$232.07 Million in Sales Expected for La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 11:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) to Announce $0.06 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Effect La Quinta Holdings (LQ) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 5:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 2:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LQ) : April 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LQ-US : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 11:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to La Quinta Holdings, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 2:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 2:51 PM
bizjournals.com logoNew La Quinta Del Sol with upscale features coming to Greensboro
www.bizjournals.com - March 30 at 4:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 7:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 12:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 11 at 12:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoOversold Conditions For La Quinta Holdings (LQ)
www.nasdaq.com - March 7 at 6:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLA QUINTA HOLDINGS INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 6:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe oil price collapse hurt La Quinta, as predicted. - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 6 at 5:53 PM
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investorplace.com - March 2 at 6:36 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Reports on Resorts and Casinos Equities -- Penn ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 2 at 6:36 PM
prnewswire.com logoLa Quinta Launches Enhanced Returns Loyalty Program With Industry-First Benefits, Innovations And Rewards - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 2 at 6:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Launches Enhanced Returns Loyalty Program With Industry-First Benefits, Innovations And Rewards
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:08 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLa Quinta Holdings' (LQ) CEO Keith Cline on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 1 at 11:09 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoLA QUINTA HOLDINGS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and E
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LQ earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:09 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoLA QUINTA HOLDINGS INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:09 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 6:29 PM

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