Expedia Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE) Director Jonathan L. Dolgen Sells 1,000 Shares

Expedia Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPEGet Rating) Director Jonathan L. Dolgen sold 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $101.55, for a total value of $101,550.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 37,779 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,836,457.45. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.

Expedia Group Trading Up 4.0 %

EXPE stock opened at $109.17 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $17.20 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 54.31, a PEG ratio of 1.50 and a beta of 1.58. The business’s 50-day moving average is $102.80 and its 200 day moving average is $136.34. Expedia Group, Inc. has a 12-month low of $88.70 and a 12-month high of $217.72. The company has a current ratio of 0.85, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.99.

Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPEGet Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The online travel company reported $1.96 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.39. The business had revenue of $3.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.99 billion. Expedia Group had a return on equity of 22.14% and a net margin of 4.26%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 50.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($1.77) EPS. On average, sell-side analysts anticipate that Expedia Group, Inc. will post 5 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the company. Atlantic Securities reduced their target price on Expedia Group to $125.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Evercore ISI reduced their target price on Expedia Group from $222.00 to $154.00 and set an “in-line” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 7th. Redburn Partners upgraded Expedia Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Citigroup reduced their price objective on Expedia Group from $200.00 to $118.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Finally, Susquehanna reduced their price objective on Expedia Group from $145.00 to $115.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 12th. Fourteen analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Expedia Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $169.69.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. IFM Investors Pty Ltd boosted its holdings in shares of Expedia Group by 34.3% during the 1st quarter. IFM Investors Pty Ltd now owns 24,494 shares of the online travel company’s stock worth $4,793,000 after purchasing an additional 6,261 shares during the last quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund raised its position in shares of Expedia Group by 10.2% during the 1st quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund now owns 4,434 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $868,000 after buying an additional 410 shares during the period. AE Wealth Management LLC raised its position in shares of Expedia Group by 314.8% during the 1st quarter. AE Wealth Management LLC now owns 6,857 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $1,342,000 after buying an additional 5,204 shares during the period. Regentatlantic Capital LLC raised its position in shares of Expedia Group by 3.5% during the 1st quarter. Regentatlantic Capital LLC now owns 25,116 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $4,914,000 after buying an additional 853 shares during the period. Finally, HighTower Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Expedia Group by 46.8% during the 4th quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 23,485 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $4,244,000 after buying an additional 7,490 shares during the period. 97.43% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Expedia Group

(Get Rating)

Expedia Group, Inc operates as an online travel company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Retail, B2B, and trivago segments. Its brand portfolio include Brand Expedia, a full-service online travel brand with localized websites; Hotels.com for marketing and distributing lodging accommodations; Vrbo, an online marketplace for the alternative accommodations; Orbitz, Travelocity, and CheapTickets travel websites; ebookers, an online EMEA travel agent for travelers an array of travel options; Hotwire, which offers travel booking services; CarRentals.com, an online car rental booking service; Classic Vacations, a luxury travel specialist; and Expedia Cruise, a provider of advice for travelers booking cruises.

Read More

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE)

Receive News & Ratings for Expedia Group Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Expedia Group and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.