NYSE:RLJ - RLJ Lodging Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.61 -0.22 (-1.11 %) (As of 11/15/2018 09:38 AM ET)Previous Close$19.83Today's Range$19.50 - $19.6652-Week Range$18.67 - $23.97Volume25,308 shsAverage Volume1.27 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.50 billionP/E Ratio8.17Dividend Yield6.61%Beta1.14 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email RLJ Lodging Trust is a self-advised, publicly traded real estate investment trust that owns primarily premium-branded, high-margin, focused-service and compact full-service hotels. The Company's portfolio consists of 154 hotels with approximately 30,000 rooms located in 26 states and the District of Columbia and an ownership interest in one unconsolidated hotel with 171 rooms. Receive RLJ News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RLJ and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:RLJ Previous Symbol CUSIP74965L10 Webwww.rljlodgingtrust.com Phone301-280-7777 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.72 Current Ratio2.76 Quick Ratio2.76 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.17 Forward P/E Ratio8.91 P/E Growth1.82 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.36 billion Price / Sales2.53 Cash Flow$1.5368 per share Price / Cash12.76 Book Value$18.06 per share Price / Book1.09 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.40 Net Income$74.83 million Net Margins9.23% Return on Equity5.34% Return on Assets2.60% Miscellaneous Employees99 Outstanding Shares175,200,000Market Cap$3.50 billion OptionableOptionable RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) Frequently Asked Questions 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, September 14th. Investors of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th. View RLJ Lodging Trust's Dividend History. How were RLJ Lodging Trust's earnings last quarter? RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.17. The real estate investment trust earned $447 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $450.68 million. RLJ Lodging Trust had a return on equity of 5.34% and a net margin of 9.23%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 31.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.61 EPS. View RLJ Lodging Trust's Earnings History. When is RLJ Lodging Trust's next earnings date? RLJ Lodging Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for RLJ Lodging Trust. What price target have analysts set for RLJ? 8 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for RLJ Lodging Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate RLJ Lodging Trust's share price to reach $22.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for RLJ Lodging Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for RLJ Lodging Trust? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust. Has RLJ Lodging Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about RLJ stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. RLJ Lodging Trust earned a news impact score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of RLJ Lodging Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to RLJ Lodging Trust include Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), HCP (HCP), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Extra Space Storage (EXR), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Gecina (GECFF), UDR (UDR), Regency Centers (REG), Klepierre (KLPEF), WP Carey (WPC), SINO Ld Ltd/S (SNLAY), Duke Realty (DRE) and Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT). Who are RLJ Lodging Trust's key executives? RLJ Lodging Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Robert Louis Johnson, Co-Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 72)Ms. Leslie D. Hale, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46)Mr. Sean M. Mahoney CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 46)Mr. Christopher A. Gormsen CPA, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)Ms. Anita Cooke Wells, Sr. VP of Admin. & Corp. Sec. Who are RLJ Lodging Trust's major shareholders? RLJ Lodging Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (3.53%), Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (3.02%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.61%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.58%), Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (1.26%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.83%). Company insiders that own RLJ Lodging Trust stock include Forgia Robert M La, Leslie D Hale, Nathaniel A Davis and Patricia L Gibson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for RLJ Lodging Trust. Which institutional investors are selling RLJ Lodging Trust stock? RLJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Real Estate Management Services LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Securian Asset Management Inc, Deutsche Bank AG, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Fisher Asset Management LLC and AXA. View Insider Buying and Selling for RLJ Lodging Trust. Which institutional investors are buying RLJ Lodging Trust stock? RLJ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Systematic Financial Management LP, Daiwa Securities Group Inc. and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. Company insiders that have bought RLJ Lodging Trust stock in the last two years include Forgia Robert M La and Patricia L Gibson. View Insider Buying and Selling for RLJ Lodging Trust. How do I buy shares of RLJ Lodging Trust? Shares of RLJ 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 RLJ Lodging Trust's stock price today? One share of RLJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.83. How big of a company is RLJ Lodging Trust? RLJ Lodging Trust has a market capitalization of $3.50 billion and generates $1.36 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $74.83 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.40 on an earnings per share basis. RLJ Lodging Trust employs 99 workers across the globe. What is RLJ Lodging Trust's official website? The official website for RLJ Lodging Trust is http://www.rljlodgingtrust.com. How can I contact RLJ Lodging Trust? RLJ Lodging Trust's mailing address is 3 BETHESDA METRO CENTER SUITE 1000, BETHESDA MD, 20814. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 301-280-7777 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE RLJ)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 314 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 330 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 644MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about RLJ Lodging Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RLJ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RLJ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the reasons investors use put options?