NYSE:RLJ - RLJ Lodging Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.10 -0.06 (-0.30 %) (As of 11/14/2018 10:55 AM ET)Previous Close$20.16Today's Range$20.06 - $20.2452-Week Range$18.67 - $23.97Volume23,506 shsAverage Volume1.54 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.50 billionP/E Ratio8.38Dividend 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 Ratio8.38 Forward P/E Ratio9.14 P/E Growth1.82 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.36 billion Price / Sales2.60 Cash Flow$1.5752 per share Price / Cash12.76 Book Value$18.06 per share Price / Book1.11 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.57%. The ex-dividend date 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 quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.17. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $447 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $450.68 million. RLJ Lodging Trust had a net margin of 9.23% and a return on equity of 5.34%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 31.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $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 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for RLJ Lodging Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect RLJ Lodging Trust's stock price to reach $22.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.1% 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? News articles about RLJ stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. RLJ Lodging Trust earned a media sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (3.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.61%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.58%), Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (1.26%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.83%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.69%). 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, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Fisher Asset Management LLC, AXA and First Trust Advisors LP. 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, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Systematic Financial Management LP, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. 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 $20.08. 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: 329 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 643MarketBeat'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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do companies engage in swaps?