Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $40.97 on China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $8.95 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter. Valuation Estimates Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) stands at 32.16. Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For China Lodging Group, Limited, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 1.99. Technical Analysis The technical analysis highlights that China Lodging Group, Limited current price is trading $3.39 points away +9.86% from $34.33, which stands as the 50-day moving average of the firm. The stock’s 200-day MA is $32.29 and, for now, the stock price is trading $5.43 or +16.80% away from that point. The 52-week high of China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) was $39.19 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $20.50. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-1.47, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of $+84.00% points drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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