Expedia Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts (NASDAQ:EXPE)
Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the twenty-four ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, American Banking News.com reports. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $72.23.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at FBR Capital Markets raised their EPS on shares of Expedia in a research note on Tuesday, April 15th. Separately, analysts at S&P Equity Research upgraded shares of Expedia to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 3rd. Finally, analysts at Goldman Sachs reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Expedia in a research note on Wednesday, March 19th.
Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) traded down 1.71% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $71.22. The stock had a trading volume of 164,788 shares. Expedia has a one year low of $45.69 and a one year high of $81.78. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $73.84 and its 200-day moving average is $65.92. The company has a market cap of $9.220 billion and a P/E ratio of 43.39.
Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) last released its earnings data on Thursday, February 6th. The company reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.63 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 18.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Expedia will post $3.80 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Expedia, Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) is an online travel company.
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