Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:WH) went down by -4.51% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Wednesday’s trading session. The share price of the Lodging giant went up by $42.30 to trade ended Wednesday trading at $44.30. This is down from the $44.3 price recorded on Tuesday’s trading session. Its performance from the start of the year has also been negative, with WH down by -32.65% year-to-date.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. (WH) started the day trading at $43.61 and recorded an intraday high of $43.91. It also recorded an intraday low of $41.15 during Wednesday’s trading session. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is more than 45.59% of the average daily trading volume on Wednesday. The stock’s trading volume on Wednesday was 2352438, which is more than 45.59 of the total average daily trading volume of 1.28 million.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:WH) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in WH’s stock price on Wednesday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of WH currently stands at $63.66, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 33.55%. However, WH’s current trading price is -191.72% lower than the 52-week low price of $14.50. In terms of trading volume, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 2352438 shares of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. were traded on the stock exchange on Wednesday, which is more than 45.59% of the 1.28 million average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. WH’s performance over the past one year has seen it plunge by -23.48%, while the stock has gone down by -32.85% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of WH currently stands at 27.64%, and it is down by -10.91% in the last month. The only negative figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads -7.50%. At the time of writing WH’s report, the company has a total market cap of $4.01B, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. also has over 14200 employees all over the world.
WH Insider Activities
For Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc., insiders hold 97.60% of all company shares. The insider transactions over the past six months are up by 29.80%. During that period, insiders bought 338,312 shares in 67 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 193,040 of their shares in 26 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc. now hold 1.92M shares, which is over 97.21% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the WH shares, as they control 2.07% of the company’s total stock.
WH Fundamental Analysis
For Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc., the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at 1.64. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be 2.97. The stock’s EPS growth this year is 2.70%, with analysts expecting almost a 2 growth in the earnings per share next week.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc.’s stock currently stands at 7.70%, and it has a net profit margin of 7.90%. The operating margin of the company is 15.60%, and its gross margin is 42.50%.
WH Analysts Prediction
Stifel reiterate their Buy position on the stock ($68 and $62)
At the moment, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc.’s Total Debt to Equity ratio stands at 2.56, and they have a long-term Debt to Equity ratio of 2.55.
WH Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of WH currently stands at -10.62%, while the SMA50 is -0.16%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading -14.65% ahead of Wednesday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 41.59, while its price to earnings ratio (P/E) is 25.76.