La Quinta Holdings Inc. s trend and data analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -2.96% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 23.08% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 9.21% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of La Quinta Holdings Inc. has a positive value of 10.65 compared to overall market.La Quinta Holdings Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 48.63 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
Stocks of La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LQ) rallied by 4.08% during the past week but lost 3.51% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.84% in the past week but underperformed the index by 4.61% in the last 4 weeks.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LQ) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.19 points or 1.36% at $13.76 with 1,438,245 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $13.96, the shares hit an intraday low of $13.76 and an intraday high of $14.09 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1,610 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 117,039,146 shares. The 52-week high of La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LQ) is $15.05 and the 52-week low is $9.73.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jan 10, 2017 to Hold, Raises Price Target to $ 13 from a previous price target of $10.25 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on May 4, 2016, Alan J Bowers (director) purchased 4,042 shares at 12.36 per share price.On Jul 16, 2015, Rajiv K. Trivedi (officer ) sold 35,388 shares at 24.04 per share price.On Jul 15, 2015, Julie M. Cary (officer ) sold 9,592 shares at 23.50 per share price.
La Quinta Holdings Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 28, 2017. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.03. The company had revenue of $222.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $218.80 million. The companys revenue was down -2.8 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.09 EPS.
La Quinta Holdings Inc. is an owner, operator and franchisor of select-service hotels in the United States, primarily serving the midscale and upper-midscale segments. It provides franchise services to hotels in the U.S., Canada and Mexico under the La Quinta Inns & Suites (TM) and La Quinta Inn (TM) brands. La Quinta Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Irving, Texas.