NYSE:RLJ - RLJ Lodging Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.33 +0.02 (+0.11 %) (As of 05/24/2019 12:55 PM ET)Previous Close$18.31Today's Range$18.16 - $18.5052-Week Range$15.91 - $23.97Volume162,232 shsAverage Volume900,277 shsMarket Capitalization$3.18 billionP/E Ratio8.11Dividend Yield7.06%Beta1.38 ProfileAnalyst 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 150 hotels with approximately 28,600 rooms, located in 25 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 CIK1511337 Webhttp://www.rljlodgingtrust.com/ Phone301-280-7777Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.77 Current Ratio2.09 Quick Ratio2.09Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.11 Forward P/E Ratio8.41 P/E Growth1.71 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.76 billion Price / Sales1.81 Cash Flow$2.3380 per share Price / Cash Flow7.84 Book Value$17.43 per share Price / Book1.05Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.26 Net Income$188.64 million Net Margins11.10% Return on Equity6.19% Return on Assets3.12%Miscellaneous Employees84 Outstanding Shares173,650,000Market Cap$3.18 billion Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated) 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, March 15th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. View RLJ Lodging Trust's Dividend History. How were RLJ Lodging Trust's earnings last quarter? RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 8th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.30. The real estate investment trust earned $399.27 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $402.53 million. RLJ Lodging Trust had a return on equity of 6.19% and a net margin of 11.10%. 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, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for RLJ Lodging Trust. What guidance has RLJ Lodging Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? RLJ Lodging Trust updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.18-2.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.19. What price target have analysts set for RLJ? 6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for RLJ Lodging Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate RLJ Lodging Trust's stock price to reach $22.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for RLJ Lodging Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for RLJ Lodging Trust? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust. Has RLJ Lodging Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about RLJ stock has been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. RLJ Lodging Trust earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave 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 impact 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 Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), UDR (UDR), SINO LD LTD/S (SNLAY), Klepierre (KLPEF), Regency Centers (REG), Gecina (GECFF), Duke Realty (DRE), Sun Communities (SUI), Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS), Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT), Camden Property Trust (CPT), Iron Mountain (IRM), AGNC Investment (AGNC), VICI Properties (VICI) and National Retail Properties (NNN). What other stocks do shareholders of RLJ Lodging Trust own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other RLJ Lodging Trust investors own include AT&T (T), Blackstone Group (BX), Vereit (VER), Micron Technology (MU), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), General Electric (GE), CVS Health (CVS), Ford Motor (F), AbbVie (ABBV) and Western Digital (WDC). 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 73)Ms. Leslie D. Hale, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47)Mr. Sean M. Mahoney CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)Mr. Christopher A. Gormsen CPA, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)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 JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.70%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.87%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.61%), Northern Trust Corp (1.58%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (1.13%). Company insiders that own RLJ Lodging Trust stock include Forgia Robert M La, Nathaniel A Davis and Patricia L Gibson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for RLJ Lodging Trust. Which major investors are selling RLJ Lodging Trust stock? RLJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa Securities Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., SEI Investments Co, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Nordea Investment Management AB, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd. and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for RLJ Lodging Trust. Which major investors are buying RLJ Lodging Trust stock? RLJ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Geode Capital Management LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, AQR Capital Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, HGI Capital Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.. 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 $18.22. How big of a company is RLJ Lodging Trust? RLJ Lodging Trust has a market capitalization of $3.16 billion and generates $1.76 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $188.64 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis. RLJ Lodging Trust employs 84 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: 338 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 372 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 710MarketBeat'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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Trading Options- What is a Strangle? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.