Hilton Worldwide moved -2.3% this afternoon session, trading between a high of $154.42 and a low of $148.88 per share. Yesterday the stock finished at $153.67 per share, compared to an average analyst target price of $163.81.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., a hospitality company, engages in managing, franchising, owning, and leasing hotels and resorts. The large-cap hotels/resorts company is based in the United States, and over the last twelve months it has returned a dividend yield of 0.4%. Hilton Worldwide has trailing twelve months earnings per share (EPS) of 4.76, which at today's prices amounts to a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 31.5.
Based on its expected future earnings growth, the company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.58. Usually a PEG ratio between 0 and 1 indicates a potentially undervalued company.
Snapshot of Hilton Worldwide's Operating Margins:
|Date Reported||Total Revenue ($ k)||Operating Expenses ($ k)||Operating Margins (%)||YoY Growth (%)|
Over the last 6 years, Hilton Worldwide's operating margins have averaged 14.7%, which is better than the 7.25% Lodging industry average. We also note that the company's operating margins have a high coefficient of variability at 62.6%. In addition, the firm's margins benefit from a 8.1% yearly growth rate.