Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT) went down by -5.35% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $167.99. The company’s stock price has collected -7.57% of loss in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 09/12/22 that Hilton Boutique Brand to Make Debut on Broadway, as Times Square Revives
Is It Worth Investing in Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE :HLT) Right Now?
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 36.18 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for HLT is at 1.23. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 19 who provided ratings for Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $144.24, which is $21.12 above the current price. HLT currently public float of 269.46M and currently shorts hold a 2.01% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of HLT was 1.94M shares.
HLT’s Market Performance
HLT stocks went down by -7.57% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.28% and a quarterly performance of 11.26%, while its annual performance rate touched -2.50%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.47% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.89% for Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.24% for HLT stocks with a simple moving average of -10.30% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of HLT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for HLT stocks, with Berenberg repeating the rating for HLT by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for HLT in the upcoming period, according to Berenberg is $152 based on the research report published on September 15th of the current year 2022.
Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see HLT reach a price target of $150, previously predicting the price at $155. The rating they have provided for HLT stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on July 11th, 2022.
Barclays gave a rating of “Equal Weight” to HLT, setting the target price at $125 in the report published on June 29th of the current year.
HLT Trading at -3.48% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought HLT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.81% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.89%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.47%, as shares sank -5.78% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +10.64% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, HLT fell by -7.57%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -10.17% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $131.14. In addition, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. saw -20.10% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at HLT starting from SCHUYLER MATTHEW W, who sale 3,000 shares at the price of $120.00 back on Jul 18. After this action, SCHUYLER MATTHEW W now owns 253,714 shares of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., valued at $360,000 using the latest closing price.
SCHUYLER MATTHEW W, the of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., sale 3,000 shares at $121.31 during a trade that took place back on Jun 15, which means that SCHUYLER MATTHEW W is holding 256,714 shares at $363,930 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for HLT
Equity return is now at value -112.70, with 6.30 for asset returns.