Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $79.31 on Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $2.95 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
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 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) stands at 161.03.
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 Starwood Hotels & Resorts World, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 5.56.
The technical analysis highlights that Starwood Hotels & Resorts World current is trading $0.97 points away or +1.25% from its 50-day moving average of $77.45. Further it is trading $3.15 or +4.19% away its 200-day moving average of $75.27.
The 52-week high of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) was $84.37 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $56.87. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-5.95, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +37.89% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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