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Investment analysts at Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price objective on shares of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) from $85.00 to $95.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 16.45% from the company’s current price.

In other Wyndham Worldwide news, CEO Franz S. Hanning unloaded 39,751 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, August 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $80.00, for a total transaction of $3,180,080.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Shares of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) traded up 0.42% on Thursday, hitting $81.58. The stock had a trading volume of 874,039 shares. Wyndham Worldwide has a one year low of $58.53 and a one year high of $81.60. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $78.09 and a 200-day moving average of $74.32. The company has a market cap of $10.198 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.59.

Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 24th. The company reported $1.17 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.34 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.98 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Wyndham Worldwide will post $4.43 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, September 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 19th.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on WYN. Analysts at MKM Partners raised their price target on shares of Wyndham Worldwide from $82.00 to $96.00 in a research note on Monday, August 11th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Wyndham Worldwide in a research note on Monday, July 28th. They now have a $82.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at JMP Securities reiterated a “market outperform” rating on shares of Wyndham Worldwide in a research note on Friday, July 25th. They now have a $90.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $84.00. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Wyndham Worldwide has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $83.00.

Wyndham Worldwide Corporation is a hospitality company. The Company offers individual consumers and business customers an array of hospitality services and products across various accommodation alternatives and price ranges through its portfolio of brands.

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