Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) shares traded 2.29% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $130.8. The stock exchanged hands 5.8 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.59 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $19.05 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $145.45 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 31 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) high price target of $180 and with a conservative view have low price target of $115.
Morgan Stanley “Downgrades” Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) in a research note issued to investors on 1/09/19 to Equal-Weight with price target of $125.
Additionally on 1/04/19 Goldman Sachs “Upgrades” Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) to Buy setting price target at $140 and on 11/29/18 Telsey Advisory Group “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Market Perform at $115. Furthermore on 10/26/18 Barclays “Maintained” the stock to Overweight at $160.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 76.51 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 3.11, Consequently Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.66%, 2.22% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.94.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.1. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.7 and can go high up to $1.44. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $1.08 derived from a total of 30 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.84 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) reported $3.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.12 by $0.53. The company posted an earnings surprise of 17%.
Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.54 Billion according to 27 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $2.61 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.47 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $11.2 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $11.13 Billion and high estimates of $11.27 Billion according to 29 number of analysts.
Currently Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)’s shares owned by insiders are 8.6%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 89.9%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -0.44%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -0.3%.
Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $10.98 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.73. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $27.64 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 $16.97, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 7.71. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 3.11 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 46.8.