TripAdvisor Inc. [NASDAQ: TRIP] jumped around 2.53 points on Tuesday, while shares priced at $26.84 at the close of the session, up 10.41%. The company report on November 9, 2020 that Tripadvisor Reveals 2020 Thanksgiving Travel Index: Over Half (56%) of Americans Still Traveling.
Florida and Arizona host most popular domestic destinations recovering fastest for the holiday.
Tripadvisor, the world’s largest travel platform, today released findings from its Thanksgiving Travel Index for 2020, providing insights into where Americans are traveling for the holiday. The big takeaway is that despite COVID-19 concerns, more than half – 56 percent – of Americans still intend to travel this Thanksgiving.
TripAdvisor Inc. stock is now -11.65% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. TRIP Stock saw the intraday high of $27.38 and lowest of $23.90 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 31.67, which means current price is +95.56% above from all time high which was touched on 01/16/20.
Compared to the average trading volume of 2.22M shares, TRIP reached a trading volume of 8251045 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TRIP shares is $21.91 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TRIP stock is a recommendation set at 3.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Needham have made an estimate for TripAdvisor Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on November 09, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on June 11, 2020, representing the official price target for TripAdvisor Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $21, while Deutsche Bank analysts kept a Hold rating on TRIP stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for TripAdvisor Inc. is set at 1.37, with the Price to Sales ratio for TRIP stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.37. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.96.
How has TRIP stock performed recently?
TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 37.08. With this latest performance, TRIP shares gained by 27.69% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 72.16% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -4.94% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for TRIP stock in for the last two-week period is set at 77.01, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 83.46, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 72.04 for TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 20.52, while it was recorded at 22.28 for the last single week of trading, and 20.80 for the last 200 days.
TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP] shares currently have an operating margin of +11.99 and a Gross Margin at +85.90. TripAdvisor Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +8.08.
Return on Total Capital for TRIP is now 12.98, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 8.82. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 9.57, with Return on Assets sitting at 6.07. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 14.38. Additionally, TRIP Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 12.58, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 8.42. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 12.23, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 10.69.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP] managed to generate an average of $30,043 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.90 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.75.TripAdvisor Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.70 and a Current Ratio set at 2.70.
Earnings analysis for TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, TripAdvisor Inc. posted 0.38/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.33/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 15.20%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for TRIP.
Insider trade positions for TripAdvisor Inc. [TRIP]
There are presently around $2,453 million, or 84.60% of TRIP stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TRIP stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 9,180,660, which is approximately -10.35% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; EAGLE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC, holding 8,252,656 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $221.5 million in TRIP stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $215.65 million in TRIP stock with ownership of nearly -8.298% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in TripAdvisor Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 96 institutional holders increased their position in TripAdvisor Inc. [NASDAQ:TRIP] by around 13,242,717 shares. Additionally, 172 investors decreased positions by around 17,297,233 shares, while 44 investors held positions by with 60,841,402 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 91,381,352 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TRIP stock had 37 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,357,191 shares, while 57 institutional investors sold positions of 3,422,593 shares during the same period.