CHH Stock Overview
Choice Hotels International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a hotel franchisor worldwide.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$121.21|
|52 Week High||US$157.46|
|52 Week Low||US$108.70|
|1 Month Change||8.28%|
|3 Month Change||-0.39%|
|1 Year Change||5.51%|
|3 Year Change||37.35%|
|5 Year Change||97.09%|
|Change since IPO||1,326.00%|
Recent News & Updates
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|CHH||US Hospitality||US Market|
Return vs Industry: CHH exceeded the US Hospitality industry which returned -13.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHH exceeded the US Market which returned -9.6% over the past year.
|CHH Average Weekly Movement||4.8%|
|Hospitality Industry Average Movement||8.6%|
|Market Average Movement||7.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.1%|
Stable Share Price: CHH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CHH's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Choice Hotels International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a hotel franchisor worldwide. The company operates in Hotel Franchising and Corporate & Other segments. It franchises lodging properties under the brand names of Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Clarion Pointe, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, WoodSpring Suites, Everhome Suites, Cambria Hotels, and Ascend Hotel Collection.
Choice Hotels International Fundamentals Summary
|CHH fundamental statistics|
Is CHH overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CHH income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$535.10m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||6.37|
|Net Profit Margin||28.59%|
How did CHH perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is CHH undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 1/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for CHH?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is CHH's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does CHH's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|CHH PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
WH Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
VAC Marriott Vacations Worldwide
HGV Hilton Grand Vacations
TNL Travel + Leisure
CHH Choice Hotels International
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: CHH is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19x) compared to the peer average (17.6x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does CHH's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Hospitality Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: CHH is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (18.3x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is CHH's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||19x|
|Fair PE Ratio||24.3x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: CHH is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (24.3x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of CHH when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: CHH ($121.21) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($83.17)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CHH is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.
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How is Choice Hotels International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CHH's forecast earnings growth (0.2% per year) is below the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: CHH's earnings (0.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CHH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CHH's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CHH's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CHH's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (50.4%).
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How has Choice Hotels International performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHH has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CHH's current net profit margins (28.6%) are higher than last year (15%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHH's earnings have grown by 10.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CHH's earnings growth over the past year (171.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (10.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CHH earnings growth over the past year (171.3%) exceeded the Hospitality industry 51%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst CHH's Return on Equity (85.02%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
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How is Choice Hotels International's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHH's short term assets ($983.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($582.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: CHH's short term assets ($983.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHH's net debt to equity ratio (109%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CHH had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: CHH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.5%).
Interest Coverage: CHH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.8x coverage).
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What is Choice Hotels International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CHH's dividend (0.78%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.47%).
High Dividend: CHH's dividend (0.78%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.96%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CHH is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: CHH is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: CHH is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: CHH is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pat Pacious (56 yo)
Mr. Patrick S. Pacious, also known as Pat, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Choice Hotels International Inc. since September 12, 2017 and as its President since May 24, 2016. Mr. Pacious served as t...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pat's total compensation ($USD11.15M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD8.11M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pat's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CHH's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CHH's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if 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.
Choice Hotels International, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Choice Hotels International, Inc.
- Ticker: CHH
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1939
- Industry: Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Implied Market Cap: US$6.714b
- Shares outstanding: 55.39m
- Website: https://www.choicehotels.com
Number of Employees
- Choice Hotels International, Inc.
- 1 Choice Hotels Circle
- Suite 400
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/16 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/16 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.