NYSE:STAY - Extended Stay America Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.94 -0.25 (-1.37 %) (As of 05/20/2019 01:14 AM ET)Previous Close$17.94Today's Range$17.93 - $18.285052-Week Range$14.77 - $22.58Volume1.93 million shsAverage Volume1.75 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.38 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield5.06%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Extended Stay America, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and manages hotels in the United States. As of February 27, 2018, it had 599 hotels and approximately 66,000 rooms, as well as managed 26 hotels under the Extended Stay America brand. It serves customers in the mid-priced extended stay segment. The company also relicenses Extended Stay America brand to unaffiliated third parties. Extended Stay America, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. Receive STAY News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for STAY and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Hotels & motels Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:STAY Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1581164 Webwww.extendedstayamerica.com Phone980-345-1600Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares188,412,000Market Cap$3.38 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableOptionable Extended Stay America (NYSE:STAY) Frequently Asked Questions What is Extended Stay America's stock symbol? Extended Stay America trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STAY." How often does Extended Stay America pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Extended Stay America? Extended Stay America declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.23 per share on Thursday, May 30th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 15th. This is a positive change from Extended Stay America's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Extended Stay America's Dividend History. How will Extended Stay America's stock buyback program work? Extended Stay America announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Tuesday, February 27th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Extended Stay America's earnings last quarter? Extended Stay America (NYSE:STAY) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16. The business earned $277.67 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $273.58 million. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. View Extended Stay America's Earnings History. What guidance has Extended Stay America issued on next quarter's earnings? Extended Stay America updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.02-1.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.23-1.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.23 billion. What price target have analysts set for STAY? 7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Extended Stay America's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Extended Stay America's stock price to reach $21.9286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Extended Stay America. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Extended Stay America? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Extended Stay America in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Extended Stay America. Has Extended Stay America been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about STAY stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Extended Stay America earned a daily sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Extended Stay America's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Extended Stay America include Wynn Resorts (WYNN), InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), Huazhu Group (HTHT), Hyatt Hotels (H), Park Hotels & Resorts (PK), Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH), Choice Hotels International (CHH), Eldorado Resorts (ERI), Sunstone Hotel Investors (SHO), Boyd Gaming (BYD), Red Rock Resorts (RRR), Belmond (BEL) and Xenia Hotels & Resorts (XHR). What other stocks do shareholders of Extended Stay America own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Extended Stay America investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Ford Motor (F), Macy's (M), Tailored Brands (TLRD), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and Nordic American Tanker (NAT). Who are Extended Stay America's key executives? Extended Stay America's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jonathan S. Halkyard, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. John R. Dent, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Kevin A. Henry, Chief HR Officer and Exec. VP of HR (Age 50)Mr. Gerardo I. Lopez, Sr. Advisor (Age 59)Mr. David Clarkson, Interim Chief Financial Officer (Age 46) Who are Extended Stay America's major shareholders? Extended Stay America's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.71%), Investec Asset Management LTD (4.21%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.53%), River Road Asset Management LLC (2.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.73%) and FIL Ltd (1.65%). Company insiders that own Extended Stay America stock include Ames Flynn, Brian T Nicholson, Kevin A Henry and Richard F Wallman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Extended Stay America. Which institutional investors are selling Extended Stay America stock? STAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Hamlin Capital Management LLC, Hilton Capital Management LLC, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Investec Asset Management LTD and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Extended Stay America company stock in the last year include Ames Flynn and Richard F Wallman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Extended Stay America. Which institutional investors are buying Extended Stay America stock? STAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Long Pond Capital LP, Morgan Stanley, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Becker Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Forward Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Extended Stay America. How do I buy shares of Extended Stay America? Shares of STAY 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 Extended Stay America's stock price today? One share of STAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.94. How big of a company is Extended Stay America? Extended Stay America has a market capitalization of $3.38 billion. What is Extended Stay America's official website? The official website for Extended Stay America is http://www.extendedstayamerica.com. How can I contact Extended Stay America? Extended Stay America's mailing address is 11525 N. COMMUNITY HOUSE ROAD SUITE 100, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The company can be reached via phone at 980-345-1600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Extended Stay America (NYSE STAY)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 364 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 305 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 669MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Extended Stay America and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STAY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STAY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the quiet period? 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.