As on December 22, 2020, Huazhu Group Limited (NASDAQ: HTHT) started slowly as it slid -4.02% to $44.69. During the day, the stock rose to $46.17 and sunk to $44.53 before settling in for the price of $46.56 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, HTHT posted a 52-week range of $25.01-$53.66.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Consumer Cyclical sector firm’s annual sales growth was 17.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 80.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 146.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $291.68 million, simultaneously with a float of $154.48 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $28.88 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $45.97, while the 200-day Moving Average is $38.36.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 27174 employees. It has generated 692,757 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 109,301. The stock had 21.30 Receivables turnover and 0.29 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +35.67, operating margin was +22.61 and Pretax Margin of +22.88.
Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Lodging industry. Huazhu Group Limited’s current insider ownership accounts for 56.40%, in contrast to 46.40% institutional ownership.
Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2020, the company posted -$0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, coming under the agreed prediction (set at $0.15) by -$0.26. This company achieved a net margin of +15.78 while generating a return on equity of 26.23. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.02 per share during the current fiscal year.
Huazhu Group Limited’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 146.50% and is forecasted to reach 1.20 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.56% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 80.50% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Huazhu Group Limited (NASDAQ: HTHT) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.91. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 18.80.
In the same vein, HTHT’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -1.26, a figure that is expected to reach 0.12 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.20 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Huazhu Group Limited, HTHT], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.48 million was lower the volume of 2.18 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 25.28% While, its Average True Range was 1.78.
Raw Stochastic average of Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 55.51%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 2.11% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 37.87% that was lower than 44.62% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.