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How High Can Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) Stock Go’ Analysts Hold $47.45

Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) shares traded -2.25% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $45.62. The stock exchanged hands 2.62 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.36 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $6.44 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $47.45 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 20 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) high price target of $57 and with a conservative view have low price target of $39.

PiperJaffray “Downgrades” Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) in a research note issued to investors on 3/02/17 to Neutral with price target of $47.

Additionally on 2/28/17 Needham “Downgrades” Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) to Underperform setting price target at $0 and on 2/22/17 Cowen & Co. “Downgrades” the stock to Underperform at $35. Furthermore on 1/10/17 Citigroup “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Neutral at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 53.7 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.32, Consequently Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.24%, 2.88% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 2.34.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 3.1. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.25 and can go high up to $0.36. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.31 derived from a total of 26 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.38 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $-0.02. The company posted an earnings surprise of -7.7%.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of -20.8% whereas during current quarter it has -18.4% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of -16.4% during current year and 15.4% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) observed at 0.51%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 5.85% over growth.

Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $431.29 Million according to 25 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $445 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $420.7 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $1.65 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.62 Billion and high estimates of $1.66 Billion according to 26 number of analysts.

Currently Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.4%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 96.4%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -0.88%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -0.73%.

Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) 52-week high price stands at $71.69 and low price stands at $40.45, its price distance from 52-week high is -36.36% while its distance from 52-week low price is 12.78%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 07/28/16, and 52-week low on 03/02/17.

Tripadvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $1.5 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 4.24. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $9.64 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 4.73, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $5.35, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 8.52. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 11.12 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 65.08.

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