NYSE:RLJ - RLJ Lodging Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.09 +0.03 (+0.17 %) (As of 03/20/2019 03:14 PM ET)Previous Close$18.06Today's Range$17.93 - $18.199952-Week Range$15.91 - $23.97Volume1.25 million shsAverage Volume2.01 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.14 billionP/E Ratio8.00Dividend Yield7.22%Beta1.38 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 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 Webwww.rljlodgingtrust.com Phone301-280-7777Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio2.17 Quick Ratio2.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.00 Forward P/E Ratio8.30 P/E Growth1.68 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.76 billion Price / Sales1.78 Cash Flow$2.3616 per share Price / Cash Flow7.66 Book Value$17.61 per share Price / Book1.03Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.26 Net Income$188.64 million Net Margins10.71% Return on Equity6.02% Return on Assets3.00%Miscellaneous Employees84 Outstanding Shares173,690,000Market Cap$3.14 billion Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (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. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.30%. The ex-dividend date 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 results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.40. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $484.69 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $488.62 million. RLJ Lodging Trust had a return on equity of 6.02% and a net margin of 10.71%. 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 Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for RLJ Lodging Trust. What price target have analysts set for RLJ? 7 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for RLJ Lodging Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate RLJ Lodging Trust's share price to reach $22.3333 in the next twelve months. 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? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for RLJ Lodging Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 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 coverage about RLJ stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. RLJ Lodging Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of RLJ Lodging Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to RLJ Lodging Trust include Extra Space Storage (EXR), UDR (UDR), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), SINO LD LTD/S (SNLAY), Klepierre (KLPEF), Regency Centers (REG), Duke Realty (DRE), Gecina (GECFF), Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS), Sun Communities (SUI), Iron Mountain (IRM), Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Camden Property Trust (CPT) and VICI Properties (VICI). 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 Vereit (VER), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Blackstone Group (BX), AT&T (T), CVS Health (CVS), Ford Motor (F), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Apollo Global Management (APO). 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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (3.67%), Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC (2.46%), Northern Trust Corp (1.61%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.59%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.55%). 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 institutional investors are selling RLJ Lodging Trust stock? RLJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Northern Trust Corp, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., New York State Common Retirement Fund and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. 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 Norges Bank, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Hill Winds Capital LP, Mackenzie Financial Corp, American Century Companies Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Two Sigma Investments LP. 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 $18.09. How big of a company is RLJ Lodging Trust? RLJ Lodging Trust has a market capitalization of $3.14 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: 330 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 356 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 686MarketBeat'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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do companies engage in swaps?