Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. is a lodging real estate investment trust ("REIT") that as of the date of this release has interests in 20 hotels comprised of 10,610 rooms.
Reasonable growth potential and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Sunstone Hotel Investors's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: UF2's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: UF2 underperformed the German REITs industry which returned 10.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: UF2 underperformed the German Market which returned -0.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sunstone Hotel Investors's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Sunstone Hotel Investors undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: UF2 (€7.1) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€56.48)
Significantly Below Fair Value: UF2 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: UF2 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the REITs industry average.
PE vs Market: UF2 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate UF2's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: UF2 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the DE REITs industry average (1.5x).
How is Sunstone Hotel Investors forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: UF2 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: UF2 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: UF2's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: UF2's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: UF2's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: UF2 is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Sunstone Hotel Investors performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: UF2 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: UF2 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: UF2 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -9.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare UF2's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: UF2 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the REITs industry (25.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: UF2 has a negative Return on Equity (-1.61%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Sunstone Hotel Investors's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: UF2's short term assets ($938.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($186.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: UF2's short term assets ($938.3M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: UF2's debt to equity ratio (54.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: UF2's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 62% to 54.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: UF2's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.1%).
Interest Coverage: UF2 is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Sunstone Hotel Investors's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate UF2's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate UF2's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UF2's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UF2's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: UF2 is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of UF2's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Arabia (50yo)
Mr. John V. Arabia, CPA serves as the Chief Executive Officer since January 17, 2015 and President since February 15, 2013 at Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. and has been its Executive Director since Februa ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD5.57M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.45M).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive VP & CFO||7.42yrs||US$2.61m||0.17% $2.6m|
|Executive VP & COO||10.42yrs||US$2.79m||0.19% $2.9m|
|Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer||7.42yrs||US$2.23m||0.15% $2.4m|
|Executive VP||no data||US$1.49m||0.055% $865.3k|
|Vice President of Corporate Accounting||no data||no data||no data|
|VP of Corporate Finance & Treasurer||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Asset Management||10.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Vice President of Asset Management||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Asset Management||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: UF2's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||15.75yrs||US$189.38k||0.047% $737.3k|
|Independent Director||14.17yrs||US$169.38k||0.042% $653.8k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||5.17yrs||US$299.02k||0.063% $982.8k|
|Independent Director||8.67yrs||US$189.38k||0.041% $639.8k|
|Independent Director||4.25yrs||US$169.38k||0.021% $324.6k|
|Independent Director||4.25yrs||US$169.38k||0.027% $418.2k|
|Independent Director||0.25yr||no data||0.0058% $90.2k|
Experienced Board: UF2's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: UF2 insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc.
- Ticker: UF2
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Hotel and Resort REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$1.757b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.560b
- Shares outstanding: 215.64m
- Website: https://www.sunstonehotels.com
Number of Employees
- Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc.
- 200 Spectrum Center Drive
- 21st Floor
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SHO||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2004|
|UF2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2004|
Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. is a lodging real estate investment trust ("REIT") that as of the date of this release has interests in 20 hotels comprised of 10,610 rooms. Sunstone's business is to acquire, own, asset manage and renovate or reposition hotels considered to be Long-Term Relevant Real Estate®, the majority of which are operated under nationally recognized brands, such as Marriott, Hilton and Hyatt.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/01 21:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/01 00:00|
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