RLJ Lodging Trust Company Profile (NYSE:RLJ)

About RLJ Lodging Trust

RLJ Lodging Trust logoRLJ Lodging Trust is a real estate investment trust. The Company is engaged in the acquisition of focused-service and compact full-service hotels. The Company owns approximately 130 hotels with over 20,900 rooms, located in approximately 20 states and the District of Columbia, and an interest in a mortgage loan secured by a hotel. Its hotels' brand affiliations include Residence Inn, Courtyard, SpringHill Suites, Marriott and Renaissance by Marriott; Hilton Garden Inn, Embassy Suites, DoubleTree, Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton, and Hyatt House, Hyatt Place and Hyatt by Hyatt. Its operating partnership is RLJ Lodging Trust, L.P. The Company's properties include Courtyard San Francisco, Hyatt House Cypress Anaheim, Hyatt House Emeryville San Francisco Bay Area, Hyatt House San Ramon and Hyatt House Santa Clara in California, and Renaissance Boulder Flatiron Hotel, Residence Inn Boulder Louisville, Residence Inn Longmont Boulder and SpringHill Suites Boulder Longmont in Colorado.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Hotel/Motel
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: RLJ
  • CUSIP: 74965L10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $22.63
  • 52-Week Range: $123,680,000.00 - $18.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.58
  • P/E Growth: 1.24
  • Market Cap: $2.88B
  • Outstanding Shares: 123,680,000
  • Beta: 1.14
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 17.07%
  • Return on Equity: 9.15%
  • Return on Assets: 5.02%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 1.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.92%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $24.60 (5.53% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetSell$23.00View Rating Details
1/4/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$23.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$27.00View Rating Details
12/14/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy$28.00View Rating Details
12/14/2016InstinetInitiated CoverageBuy$28.00View Rating Details
11/7/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuy$24.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$25.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
5/19/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> Underperform$23.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$25.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
2/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$29.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
1/19/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesDowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
1/8/2016BB&T CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$26.00View Rating Details
11/6/2015Compass PointLower Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
10/14/2015Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
8/5/2015MLV & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017Q416$0.20$268.79 millionListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.70$0.69$297.13 million$296.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.46$0.82$318.47 million$317.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.19$0.57$274.25 million$275.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.26$0.60$273.78 million$275.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.33$0.66$289.01 million$289.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.43$0.74$299.15 million$301.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.19$0.51$266.40 million$270.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.29$0.26$278.26 million$280.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.33$0.66$292.30 million$297.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.42$0.74$296.11 million$295.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.13$0.43$232.17 million$236.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.22$0.51$241.37 million$242.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.24$0.53$253.56 million$252.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q213$0.29$0.61$256.50 million$261.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q113$0.37$0.41$208.11 million$215.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q412$0.46$0.48$217.76 million$222.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.49$0.48$225.05 million$225.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.52$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.20$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.21 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.08 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:5.66%
Dividend Growth:17.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:83.02% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
109.09% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
122.22% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/16/2016Quarterly$0.335.39%12/28/201612/30/20161/13/2017
9/15/2016Quarterly$0.336.2%9/28/20169/30/201610/14/2016
6/16/2016quarterly$0.336.21%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
3/16/2016quarterly$0.335.83%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
12/16/2015quarterly$0.335.81%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
9/16/2015quarterly$0.334.64%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
6/16/2015quarterly$0.334.36%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
3/16/2015quarterly$0.334.24%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/16/2014quarterly$0.303.64%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
8/5/2014quarterly$0.304.22%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
6/13/2014quarterly$0.223.17%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
3/14/2014quarterly$0.223.29%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
12/13/2013quarterly$0.213.51%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
12/13/2013special$0.043.51%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
9/13/2013quarterly$0.213.44%9/26/20139/30/201310/15/2013
6/14/2013quarterly$0.213.49%6/26/20136/28/20137/15/2013
3/15/2013quarterly$0.213.69%3/26/20133/28/20134/15/2013
12/14/2012quarterly$0.214.36%12/27/201212/31/20121/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.40%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/12/2016Leslie D HaleCFOSell5,000$25.00$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Leslie D HaleCFOSell10,000$23.62$236,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Leslie D HaleCFOSell5,000$22.51$112,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Leslie D HaleCFOSell4,192$33.30$139,593.60View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Leslie D HaleCFOSell4,985$30.00$149,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Forgia Robert LaDirectorBuy1,500$22.70$34,050.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Leslie D HaleCFOSell15,000$23.12$346,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust : RLJ-US: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 16, 2017 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 7:12 PM
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www.politico.com - February 15 at 12:57 AM
News IconHunter Investment Conference Unveils Lineup (NYSE:RLJ)
www.hotelbusiness.com - February 15 at 12:57 AM
capitalcube.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RLJ-US : January 31, 2017 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 9:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Announces 2016 Dividend Income Tax Information (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 8:19 PM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Reviewed By Analysts (NYSE:RLJ)
thecelebritytruth.com - January 28 at 7:42 PM
forbes.com logoREIT Risk: The Lodging Sector Series (NYSE:RLJ)
www.forbes.com - January 23 at 9:02 AM
News IconBaird/STR Stock Index Up 7.1Percent for December 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.htrends.com - January 17 at 7:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Sets Dates for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 8:14 PM
News IconHilton completes split into three independent companies (NYSE:RLJ)
www.washingtonpost.com - January 7 at 1:57 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – RBC Capital Markets Reiterates Buy on RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) (NYSE:RLJ)
marketexclusive.com - January 4 at 12:27 AM
4-traders.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust : Announces Dividend for Fourth Quarter 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.4-traders.com - December 29 at 7:32 PM
News IconChesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP) To Go Ex-Dividend on December 28th (NYSE:RLJ)
twnewsjp.com - December 27 at 7:13 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Federal Realty Investment Trust, RLJ Lodging Trust and Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE:RLJ)
www.nasdaq.com - December 27 at 7:13 PM
News IconIs there Upside to RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) ? (NYSE:RLJ)
flapship.com - December 20 at 2:16 PM
News IconThe LSV Asset Management Increases Position in RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) (NYSE:RLJ)
www.perspectivabetica.com - December 16 at 9:26 PM
streetinsider.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Declares $0.33 Quarterly Dividend; 5.5% Yield (NYSE:RLJ)
www.streetinsider.com - December 16 at 9:26 PM
publicnow.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Announces Dividend for Fourth Quarter 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.publicnow.com - December 16 at 9:26 PM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust 13.8% Potential Upside Now Implied by Instinet (NYSE:RLJ)
larampadinapoli.com - December 16 at 12:39 AM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Valuation According To Analysts (NYSE:RLJ)
vouxmagazine.com - December 16 at 12:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on RLJ Lodging Trust by Instinet (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 9:45 PM
insidermonkey.com logoIs RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) A Good Stock to Buy? (NYSE:RLJ)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 13 at 12:41 AM
News IconCOO and CFO of RLJ Lodging Trust Shares (NYSE:RLJ), Hale Leslie D., sells 5,000 shares worth $117,400 (NYSE:RLJ)
empowerednews.net - December 10 at 8:35 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 RLJ Lodging Trust For: Dec 06 Filed by: Hale Leslie D. (NYSE:RLJ)
www.streetinsider.com - December 10 at 8:35 AM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust Trims Stake in NYC Hotels (NYSE:RLJ)
www.cpexecutive.com - December 8 at 8:00 PM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust Sells Three Hotels (NYSE:RLJ)
m.hotelbusiness.com - December 7 at 7:26 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-RLJ Lodging Trust announces sale of two hotels in New York City for $286 million (NYSE:RLJ)
www.reuters.com - December 7 at 8:54 AM
News IconRLJ sells two Hilton hotels in Manhattan for $286M (NYSE:RLJ)
rew-online.com - December 7 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Announces Sale of Two Hotels in New York City for $286 Million (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 7:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Announces the Appointment of Art Collins to Its Board of Trustees (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:47 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoRLJ LODGING TRUST Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial (NYSE:RLJ)
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:47 PM
stocksdaily.net logoAnalysts Have EPS Target Of $0.55 For RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) (NYSE:RLJ)
www.stocksdaily.net - November 25 at 12:20 PM
News IconCOO and CFO of RLJ Lodging Trust Shares (NYSE:RLJ), Hale Leslie D., sells 5,000 shares worth $110,150 (NYSE:RLJ)
empowerednews.net - November 21 at 7:42 PM
live-pr.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - New Study Released (NYSE:RLJ)
www.live-pr.com - November 18 at 10:29 AM
4-traders.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust : Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Decreased Stake in Rlj Lodging Trust Reit by $19.72 Million as Shares Declined (NYSE:RLJ)
www.4-traders.com - November 18 at 10:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to RLJ Lodging Trust : November 15, 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.capitalcube.com - November 15 at 7:46 PM
nasdaq.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Reaches Analyst Target Price (NYSE:RLJ)
www.nasdaq.com - November 15 at 10:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RLJ-US : November 14, 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 11:24 AM
capitalcube.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust :RLJ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 9, 2016 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.capitalcube.com - November 9 at 7:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of RLJ earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 10:55 AM
News IconRLJ Lodging Trust Third Quarter 2016 Net Income Up 1.1% (NYSE:RLJ)
hotelnewsresource.mobi - November 3 at 7:10 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRLJ Lodging's (RLJ) CEO Ross Bierkan on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:RLJ)
seekingalpha.com - November 3 at 7:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoRLJ LODGING TRUST Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:RLJ)
biz.yahoo.com - November 3 at 7:10 PM
streetinsider.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Misses Q3 FFO by 1c (NYSE:RLJ)
www.streetinsider.com - November 3 at 11:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRLJ Lodging reports 3Q results (NYSE:RLJ)
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 11:25 AM
businesswire.com logoRLJ Lodging Trust Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:RLJ)
www.businesswire.com - November 2 at 7:27 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-RLJ Lodging Trust Q3 adjusted FFO per share $0.69 (NYSE:RLJ)
www.reuters.com - November 2 at 7:27 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 RLJ Lodging Trust Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:RLJ)
biz.yahoo.com - November 2 at 10:43 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 RLJ Lodging Trust For: Oct 31 Filed by: JOHNSON ROBERT L (NYSE:RLJ)
www.streetinsider.com - November 1 at 7:24 PM
News IconAre FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated (NYSE:FCH) Shares Heading Higher? (NYSE:RLJ)
crcconnection.com - October 31 at 7:29 AM

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What is RLJ Lodging Trust's stock symbol?

RLJ Lodging Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RLJ."

How often does RLJ Lodging Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for RLJ Lodging Trust?

RLJ Lodging Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Friday, January 13th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.66%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 28th.

Where is RLJ Lodging Trust's stock going? Where will RLJ Lodging Trust's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for RLJ Lodging Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate RLJ Lodging Trust's share price to reach $24.60 in the next year.

When will RLJ Lodging Trust announce their earnings?

RLJ Lodging Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns RLJ Lodging Trust stock?

RLJ Lodging Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.79%), State Street Corp (4.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.30%), Kestrel Investment Management Corp (0.26%) and Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.23%).

Who sold RLJ Lodging Trust stock? Who is selling RLJ Lodging Trust stock?

RLJ Lodging Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, FMR LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Century Capital Management LLC and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought RLJ Lodging Trust stock? Who is buying RLJ Lodging Trust stock?

RLJ Lodging Trust's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc. and Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc..

How do I buy RLJ Lodging Trust stock?

Shares of RLJ Lodging Trust 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 RLJ Lodging Trust stock cost?

One share of RLJ Lodging Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.31.

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff