Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) Stock Price
Media headlines about Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE:HGV) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hilton Grand Vacations earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.6973154269565 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
HGV has been the subject of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Hilton Grand Vacations from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th. Instinet restated a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 price target (up previously from $44.00) on shares of Hilton Grand Vacations in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $38.78.
Shares of Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) traded down $0.29 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $39.68. 1,070,000 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 447,774. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.29, a quick ratio of 3.39 and a current ratio of 4.50. Hilton Grand Vacations has a 12 month low of $24.60 and a 12 month high of $42.22. The stock has a market cap of $3,931.85 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.68.
Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE:HGV) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.01. Hilton Grand Vacations had a net margin of 10.84% and a return on equity of 72.15%. The company had revenue of $426.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $435.83 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.35 EPS. Hilton Grand Vacations’s quarterly revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts anticipate that Hilton Grand Vacations will post 1.96 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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About Hilton Grand Vacations
Hilton Grand Vacations Inc is a timeshare company that markets and sells vacation ownership intervals (VOIs), manages resorts in leisure and urban destinations, and operates a points-based vacation club. The Company operates its business across two segments: Real Estate Sales and Financing, and Resort Operations and Club Management.
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