LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $24.08. The stock traded with the volume of 2.79 Million in the last trading session. LaSalle Hotel Properties opened at $26.96 and closed by showing an increase of 1.97%. The Bid price in the last session was $26.88 x 200 and the Ask price was $29.99 x 400. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
LaSalle Hotel Properties has the Market Capitalization of 3.11 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $29.1 and 52-Week Low of $19.01 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.
LaSalle Hotel Properties reported its last Earnings on Oct 19 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.85/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.87/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -2.3%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 16 – Feb 20 (Est.).
13 number of analysts also provided their insight on LaSalle Hotel Properties, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $24.08. They also projected Low Price Target as $17 while High Price Target is set at $26.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 0 reported it as Buy.14 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 1 say that this stock is a SELL.
LaSalle Hotel Properties annual Divided is 1.8 while it’s Dividend Yield is 6.56%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 23.6 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 28.36. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 2.52 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.2, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 22.99 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 152.92.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 5.4 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 9% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 4.9%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 6.77% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 10.45 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 12.69 percent.
A look at performance overview of LaSalle Hotel Properties depicts that Performance (Week) is 1.18 percent while Performance Month is 14.71%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -1.28% and Half Year Performance value stands at 24.23%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 4.9 percent. LaSalle Hotel Properties has its YTD performance of 15.58 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 25 Aug 2016 where Chief Executive Officer Barnello (Michael D) did a transaction type “Sell” in which 25000 shares were traded at a price of $28.71. Another insider trade includes Chief Executive Officer Barnello (Michael D) who also initiated a transaction in which 125000 shares were traded on 24 Aug 2016 as “Sell”. On 10 Aug 2016 Chief Executive Officer Barnello (Michael D) traded 13598 shares as “Sell” at $27.77. Chief Operating Officer Young (Alfred L) Sell 6147 shares on 10 Aug 2016 at the price of $27.77.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Credit Suisse on 21-Jul-16 who Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Neutral. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 19-Jan-16, Ladenburg Thalmann took an action “Downgrade” from Neutral to Sell. On 18-Dec-15, the stock was Downgrade to Underweight by Barclays.