Ctrip.Com International (NASDAQ:CTRP) was downgraded by research analysts at UBS Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Thursday, The Fly reports. They presently have a $30.00 target price on the stock. UBS Group’s price target suggests a potential upside of 14.81% from the company’s previous close.

CTRP has been the subject of several other research reports. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Ctrip.Com International from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 23rd. Wells Fargo & Co dropped their price target on shares of Ctrip.Com International from $46.00 to $42.00 and set a “market perform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, September 6th. ValuEngine raised shares of Ctrip.Com International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, October 12th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ctrip.Com International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 6th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of Ctrip.Com International from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Friday, August 17th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Ctrip.Com International presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $40.63.

CTRP stock opened at $26.13 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $18.63 billion, a PE ratio of 44.29, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.64 and a beta of 1.83. Ctrip.Com International has a 52-week low of $25.78 and a 52-week high of $51.91. The company has a quick ratio of 1.35, a current ratio of 1.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33.

Ctrip.Com International (NASDAQ:CTRP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 7th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $1.36 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.34 billion. Ctrip.Com International had a net margin of 9.73% and a return on equity of 4.72%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.41 earnings per share. On average, research analysts predict that Ctrip.Com International will post 0.87 EPS for the current year.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in Ctrip.Com International by 42.7% in the second quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 31,222 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,487,000 after purchasing an additional 9,348 shares during the period. New Silk Road Investment PTE Ltd. acquired a new stake in Ctrip.Com International in the third quarter worth $37,861,000. Winslow Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in Ctrip.Com International by 9,329,640.0% in the second quarter. Winslow Capital Management LLC now owns 3,265,409 shares of the company’s stock worth $155,532,000 after purchasing an additional 3,265,374 shares during the period. Standard Life Aberdeen plc grew its holdings in Ctrip.Com International by 12.3% in the second quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc now owns 3,668,488 shares of the company’s stock worth $174,731,000 after purchasing an additional 401,010 shares during the period. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. acquired a new stake in Ctrip.Com International in the first quarter worth $234,000. Institutional investors own 66.85% of the company’s stock.

Ctrip.Com International Company Profile

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. operates as a travel service provider for accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel management in China. The company acts as an agent for hotel-related transactions and selling air tickets; and provides other related services, including sale of aviation and train insurance, air-ticket delivery services, online check-in, and other value-added services, such as online seat selection and real-time flight status.

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