Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE:APLE) has a beta value of 1.11 and has seen 1,378,182 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $2.46 Billion, closed the recent trade at $11 per share which meant it lost -$0.14 on the day or -1.26% during that session. The APLE stock price is -53.45% off its 52-week high price of $16.88 and 59.27% above the 52-week low of $4.48. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 2.71 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 2.19 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (APLE) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 2 rate it as Overweight. 3 out of 8 have rated it as a Hold, with 3 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.17.
Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE:APLE) trade information
Despite being -1.26% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, Sep 15 when the APLE stock price touched $11.27- or saw a rise of 2.4%. Year-to-date, Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. shares have moved -32.31%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 6.49%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE:APLE) have changed 12.13%. Short interest in the company has seen 3.7 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.69.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $12.64, which means that the shares’ value could jump 14.91% from current levels. The projected low price target is $10 while the price target rests at a high of $15. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +36.36% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -9.09% from current levels.
Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (APLE) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +75.71% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -95.09%, compared to -4.5% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -181% and -209.1% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -50.1%.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was +80.7% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -14.4%.
Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE:APLE)’s Major holders
Insiders own 6.7% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 63.99% with a share float percentage of 68.59%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. having a total of 377 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 30.02 Million shares worth more than $290Million. As of June 29, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) held 13.45% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Blackrock Inc., with the holding of over 16.07 Million shares as of June 29, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $155.19 Million and represent 7.2% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Vanguard Specialized-Real Estate Index Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of April 29, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 4.36% shares in the company for having 9728003 shares of worth $94.17 Million while later fund manager owns 6.07 Million shares of worth $58.64 Million as of June 29, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.72% of company’s outstanding stock.