NYSE:LQ - La Quinta Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$21.62 -21.62 (-50.00 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.62
Today's Range$21.62 - $21.62
52-Week Range$13.61 - $21.74
Average Volume1.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.53 billion
P/E Ratio74.55
Dividend YieldN/A
La Quinta logoLa Quinta Holdings Inc. owns, operates, and franchises select-service hotels. As of December 31, 2017, the company had 902 hotels, which included 317 owned and operated, as well as 585 franchised hotels with approximately 88,400 rooms under the La Quinta Inn, La Quinta Inn & Suites, and LQ Hotel trademarks primarily in 48 states of the United States, as well as in Canada, Mexico, Honduras, and Colombia. It serves the upper-midscale and midscale segments, principally under the La Quinta brand. La Quinta Holdings Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Hotels & motels
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.07
Current Ratio1.01
Quick Ratio1.01


Trailing P/E Ratio74.55
Forward P/E Ratio58.43
P/E Growth11.77

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$980.63 million
Price / Sales2.59
Cash Flow$1.6305 per share
Price / Cash13.26
Book Value$6.86 per share
Price / Book3.15


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.29
Net Income$151.96 million
Net Margins13.87%
Return on Equity3.13%
Return on Assets0.80%


Outstanding Shares117,250,000
Market Cap$2,534.86

La Quinta (NYSE:LQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is La Quinta's stock symbol?

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

How were La Quinta's earnings last quarter?

La Quinta Holdings Inc (NYSE:LQ) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $228.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $229.52 million. La Quinta had a net margin of 13.87% and a return on equity of 3.13%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.04 earnings per share. View La Quinta's Earnings History.

When is La Quinta's next earnings date?

La Quinta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for La Quinta.

What price target have analysts set for LQ?

6 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for La Quinta's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate La Quinta's share price to reach $27.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for La Quinta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for La Quinta?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for La Quinta in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of La Quinta's key competitors?

Who are La Quinta's key executives?

La Quinta's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Keith A. Cline, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. James H. Forson, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Mr. John W. Cantele, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Mark M. Chloupek, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Rajiv K. Trivedi, Exec. VP & Chief Devel. Officer (Age 55)

Has La Quinta been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LQ stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. La Quinta earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 45.10 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of La Quinta?

Shares of LQ 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 La Quinta's stock price today?

One share of LQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.62.

How big of a company is La Quinta?

La Quinta has a market capitalization of $2.53 billion and generates $980.63 million in revenue each year. The company earns $151.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.29 on an earnings per share basis. La Quinta employs 7,486 workers across the globe.

How can I contact La Quinta?

La Quinta's mailing address is 909 HIDDEN RIDGE SUITE 600, IRVING TX, 75038. The company can be reached via phone at 214-492-6600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for La Quinta (NYSE LQ)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  202 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  310 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  512
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about La Quinta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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