NYSE:STAY - Extended Stay America Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.79 -0.21 (-1.00 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.79
Today's Range$20.77 - $21.03
52-Week Range$16.27 - $22.58
Volume1.01 million shs
Average Volume1.66 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.16 billion
P/E Ratio20.79
Dividend Yield4.22%
Beta0.96
Extended Stay America logoExtended 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Hotels & motels
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:STAY
CUSIPN/A
Phone980-345-1600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.98
Current Ratio0.19
Quick Ratio0.19

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.79
Forward P/E Ratio18.08
P/E Growth2.54

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.28 billion
Price / Sales3.06
Cash Flow$2.1214 per share
Price / Cash9.80
Book Value$7.00 per share
Price / Book2.97

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.00
Net Income$78.84 million
Net Margins5.47%
Return on Equity15.18%
Return on Assets4.97%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,400
Outstanding Shares188,920,000
Market Cap$4.16 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, August 23rd. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 8th. View Extended Stay America's Dividend History.

How will Extended Stay America's stock buyback program work?

Extended Stay America announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, February 27th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Extended Stay America's earnings last quarter?

Extended Stay America (NYSE:STAY) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $336.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $336.68 million. Extended Stay America had a return on equity of 15.18% and a net margin of 5.47%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.31 EPS. View Extended Stay America's Earnings History.

When is Extended Stay America's next earnings date?

Extended Stay America is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Extended Stay America.

What guidance has Extended Stay America issued on next quarter's earnings?

Extended Stay America issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.07-1.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.13.

What price target have analysts set for STAY?

9 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Extended Stay America's stock. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Extended Stay America's share price to reach $22.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Extended Stay America.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Extended Stay America?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Extended Stay America in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Extended Stay America.

Are investors shorting Extended Stay America?

Extended Stay America saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 2,333,728 shares, a decline of 24.5% from the June 29th total of 3,090,179 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,201,174 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. View Extended Stay America's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Extended Stay America's key competitors?

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)

Has Extended Stay America been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about STAY stock has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Extended Stay America earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.36 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Extended Stay America.

Who are Extended Stay America's major shareholders?

Extended Stay America's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.46%), Investec Asset Management LTD (3.29%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (2.54%), River Road Asset Management LLC (1.95%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (1.68%) and Raymond James & Associates (1.38%). Company insiders that own Extended Stay America stock include Ames Flynn, Brian T Nicholson, Centerbridge Credit Partners G, Douglas Gerard Geoga, Jonathan S Halkyard, Kevin A Henry, Paulson & Co Inc and Richard F Wallman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Extended Stay America.

Which major investors are selling Extended Stay America stock?

STAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, FMR LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., OppenheimerFunds Inc., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hamlin Capital Management LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Extended Stay America company stock in the last year include Ames Flynn, Kevin A Henry and Richard F Wallman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Extended Stay America.

Which major investors are buying Extended Stay America stock?

STAY stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Long Pond Capital LP, Brown Advisory Inc., Scopus Asset Management L.P., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Investec Asset Management LTD, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Penn Capital Management Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Extended Stay America stock in the last two years include Brian T Nicholson, Douglas Gerard Geoga and Jonathan S Halkyard. 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 $20.79.

How big of a company is Extended Stay America?

Extended Stay America has a market capitalization of $4.16 billion and generates $1.28 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $78.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.00 on an earnings per share basis. Extended Stay America employs 8,400 workers across the globe.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  302 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  556
MarketBeat'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 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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