Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. operates as a hotel franchisor worldwide.
High growth potential second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Wyndham Hotels & Resorts's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WH's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WH exceeded the US Hospitality industry which returned -41.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WH underperformed the US Market which returned -11.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts's (NYSE:WH) P/E Ratio After Its Share Price Tanked?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIt Might Be Better To Avoid Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc.'s (NYSE:WH) Upcoming Dividend
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe Director of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:WH), Ronald Nelson, Just Bought 46% More Shares
Is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: WH ($31.97) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($29.65)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WH is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the Hospitality industry average (12.7x).
PE vs Market: WH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the US market (13x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: WH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (1.4x).
How is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: WH's forecast earnings growth (34% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: WH's earnings (34% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: WH's revenue (12.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WH's revenue (12.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: WH's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (32.5%)
How has Wyndham Hotels & Resorts performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WH has a large one-off loss of $157.0M impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: WH's current net profit margins (11%) are lower than last year (12.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WH's earnings have declined by -4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: WH's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WH had negative earnings growth (-3.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Hospitality industry average (1.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WH's Return on Equity (13%) is considered low.
How is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WH's short term assets ($499.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($462.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: WH's short term assets ($499.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WH's debt to equity ratio (172.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if WH's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.8%).
Interest Coverage: WH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.6x coverage).
Inventory Level: WH has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: WH's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.2x debt).
What is Wyndham Hotels & Resorts's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WH's dividend (4%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.98%).
High Dividend: WH's dividend (4%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.45%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WH has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WH's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (71.3%), WH's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: WH's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Geoff Ballotti (57yo)
Mr. Geoffrey A. Ballotti, also known as Geoff, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Hotel Division at Wyndham Worldwide Corporation since March 28, 2014. Mr. Ballotti has been Chief Execut ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Geoff's total compensation ($USD8.82M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.51M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Geoff's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Chief Operating Officer||1.75yrs||US$3.14m||0.018% $585.1k|
|Chief Administrative Officer||1.75yrs||US$5.15m||0.12% $3.9m|
|General Counsel||1.75yrs||US$2.35m||0.012% $377.2k|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.25yr||no data||0.0021% $65.7k|
|Chief Accounting Officer||no data||no data||0.0015% $46.6k|
|Chief Information Officer||1.75yrs||no data||0.0040% $128.2k|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Vice President of Global Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||no data||no data||0.0047% $148.9k|
Experienced Management: WH's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$317.58k||0.0085% $269.7k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$312.97k||0.0075% $238.2k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||1.75yrs||US$387.31k||0.83% $26.3m|
|Director||0.58yr||no data||0.033% $1.1m|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$376.31k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$299.85k||0.0021% $66.6k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||no data||0.0063% $200.2k|
Experienced Board: WH's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: WH 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.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
- Ticker: WH
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2017
- Industry: Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: US$3.188b
- Shares outstanding: 93.70m
- Website: https://www.wyndhamhotels.com
Number of Employees
- Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
- 22 Sylvan Way
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|WH||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 2018|
|2WY||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 2018|
|0YTR||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||May 2018|
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. operates as a hotel franchisor worldwide. The company licenses its hotel brands, including Super 8, Days Inn, Ramada, Microtel Inn & Suites, La Quinta, Baymont, Wingate, AmericInn, Hawthorn Suites, The Trademark Collection, and Wyndham to hotel owners in approximately 90 countries. Its Hotel Franchising segments licenses its lodging brands and provides related services to third-party hotel owners and others. The company’s Hotel Management segment provides hotel management services for full-service and limited service hotels. As of February 13, 2020, it operated a portfolio of 20 hotel brands with approximately 9,300 hotels with 831,000 rooms; and managed approximately 400 hotels. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is also involved in the loyalty program business. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/28 03:41|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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