Oxbow Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:BKNG) by 7.6% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,128 shares of the business services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 151 shares during the period. Oxbow Advisors LLC’s holdings in Booking were worth $4,370,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of BKNG. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Booking during the 3rd quarter valued at about $27,000. Savior LLC bought a new position in shares of Booking during the 4th quarter valued at about $27,000. FNY Investment Advisers LLC bought a new position in shares of Booking during the 3rd quarter valued at about $29,000. Delta Asset Management LLC TN boosted its position in shares of Booking by 50.0% during the 3rd quarter. Delta Asset Management LLC TN now owns 15 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $29,000 after purchasing an additional 5 shares in the last quarter. Finally, CNB Bank bought a new position in shares of Booking during the 4th quarter valued at about $29,000. Institutional investors own 92.01% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NASDAQ BKNG traded up $31.02 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $1,990.96. The company had a trading volume of 531,012 shares, compared to its average volume of 449,698. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $1,996.23 and a two-hundred day moving average of $1,965.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.51, a quick ratio of 1.82 and a current ratio of 1.82. The company has a market capitalization of $78.97 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.17, a PEG ratio of 1.28 and a beta of 1.07. Booking Holdings Inc. has a 12-month low of $1,640.54 and a 12-month high of $2,094.00.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Evercore ISI restated a “hold” rating and set a $1,970.00 price objective on shares of Booking in a research report on Monday, November 11th. SunTrust Banks restated a “buy” rating and set a $2,350.00 price objective (up previously from $2,240.00) on shares of Booking in a research report on Friday, January 10th. Raymond James lowered shares of Booking from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research report on Friday, October 25th. Deutsche Bank raised their price objective on shares of Booking from $2,250.00 to $2,350.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, November 8th. Finally, JMP Securities restated an “outperform” rating and set a $2,300.00 price objective on shares of Booking in a research report on Friday, December 20th. Seventeen analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twelve have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $2,127.63.

Booking Profile

Booking Holdings Inc, formerly The Priceline Group Inc, is a provider of travel and restaurant online reservation and related services. The Company, through its online travel companies (OTCs), connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. It offers consumers an array of accommodation reservations (including hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, apartments, vacation rentals and other properties) through its Booking.com, priceline.com and agoda.com brands.

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