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RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Competitors

$10.31
-0.06 (-0.58%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)

RLJ vs. CXW, PEB, DRH, LTC, SVC, MPW, INN, DHC, UHT, and NHI

Should you be buying RLJ Lodging Trust stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of RLJ Lodging Trust include CoreCivic (CXW), Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB), DiamondRock Hospitality (DRH), LTC Properties (LTC), Service Properties Trust (SVC), Medical Properties Trust (MPW), Summit Hotel Properties (INN), Diversified Healthcare Trust (DHC), Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT), and National Health Investors (NHI). These companies are all part of the "specialized reits" industry.

RLJ Lodging Trust vs.

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) and CoreCivic (NYSE:CXW) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, community ranking, media sentiment, earnings, dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and risk.

92.4% of RLJ Lodging Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.1% of CoreCivic shares are held by institutional investors. 3.0% of RLJ Lodging Trust shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of CoreCivic shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

RLJ Lodging Trust has a beta of 1.7, suggesting that its share price is 70% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CoreCivic has a beta of 0.81, suggesting that its share price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

RLJ Lodging Trust has a net margin of 5.29% compared to CoreCivic's net margin of 3.34%. CoreCivic's return on equity of 5.74% beat RLJ Lodging Trust's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
RLJ Lodging Trust5.29% 3.53% 1.44%
CoreCivic 3.34%5.74%2.73%

RLJ Lodging Trust has higher earnings, but lower revenue than CoreCivic. CoreCivic is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than RLJ Lodging Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
RLJ Lodging Trust$1.33B1.23$76.40M$0.2837.21
CoreCivic$1.90B0.89$67.59M$0.5627.11

RLJ Lodging Trust currently has a consensus target price of $13.90, suggesting a potential upside of 33.14%. CoreCivic has a consensus target price of $19.00, suggesting a potential upside of 25.25%. Given RLJ Lodging Trust's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe RLJ Lodging Trust is more favorable than CoreCivic.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
RLJ Lodging Trust
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60
CoreCivic
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

RLJ Lodging Trust received 28 more outperform votes than CoreCivic when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.10% of users gave CoreCivic an outperform vote while only 59.60% of users gave RLJ Lodging Trust an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
RLJ Lodging TrustOutperform Votes
416
59.60%
Underperform Votes
282
40.40%
CoreCivicOutperform Votes
388
65.10%
Underperform Votes
208
34.90%

In the previous week, CoreCivic had 7 more articles in the media than RLJ Lodging Trust. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for CoreCivic and 3 mentions for RLJ Lodging Trust. RLJ Lodging Trust's average media sentiment score of 1.42 beat CoreCivic's score of 1.05 indicating that RLJ Lodging Trust is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
RLJ Lodging Trust
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
CoreCivic
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

RLJ Lodging Trust beats CoreCivic on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding RLJ and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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RLJ vs. The Competition

MetricRLJ Lodging TrustReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.62B$6.73B$9.10B$17.99B
Dividend Yield3.86%6.72%10.63%3.43%
P/E Ratio37.2129.7552.6322.99
Price / Sales1.236.363,513.6710.86
Price / Cash5.5615.0927.8915.96
Price / Book0.822.272.515.05
Net Income$76.40M$151.15M$993.39M$973.44M
7 Day Performance0.58%3.08%1.73%2.89%
1 Month Performance-5.62%7.43%4.55%7.79%
1 Year Performance-1.42%7.35%19.22%25.27%

RLJ Lodging Trust Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CXW
CoreCivic
3.4028 of 5 stars
$15.31
+0.1%
$19.00
+24.1%
+69.6%$1.71B$1.90B25.9511,194Positive News
PEB
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust
1.8671 of 5 stars
$14.69
+0.8%
$14.69
+0.0%
+9.6%$1.77B$1.42B-14.4060Positive News
DRH
DiamondRock Hospitality
1.6172 of 5 stars
$8.73
-1.1%
$10.30
+18.1%
+4.2%$1.84B$1.07B24.2433Short Interest ↑
LTC
LTC Properties
1.9311 of 5 stars
$33.57
+0.9%
$33.40
-0.5%
+7.0%$1.46B$197.24M17.4823Positive News
SVC
Service Properties Trust
3.7963 of 5 stars
$6.06
-0.2%
$7.92
+30.6%
-28.8%$1.00B$1.87B-30.30N/A
MPW
Medical Properties Trust
4.0395 of 5 stars
$4.28
-4.9%
$5.75
+34.5%
-34.8%$2.56B$871.80M-4.55121Analyst Downgrade
Positive News
INN
Summit Hotel Properties
1.2599 of 5 stars
$6.27
+1.1%
N/A-11.4%$678.35M$736.13M-26.1378
DHC
Diversified Healthcare Trust
4.0435 of 5 stars
$2.31
-9.8%
$4.50
+94.8%
+137.0%$555.37M$1.41B-1.88N/AGap Down
UHT
Universal Health Realty Income Trust
1.3544 of 5 stars
$36.53
+0.2%
N/A-14.9%$504.85M$95.57M31.22N/A
NHI
National Health Investors
3.6643 of 5 stars
$65.66
+2.2%
$60.50
-7.9%
+26.7%$2.85B$319.83M20.9826

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This page (NYSE:RLJ) was last updated on 5/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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