HSW:LSE-Hostelworld Group plc (GBX)

COMMON STOCK | Travel Services | LSE

Last Closing Price

GBX 80.60

Change

+5.60 (+7.47)%

Market Cap

GBX 0.09B

Volume

0.55M

Avg Analyst Target

N/A

Avg User Target

GBX
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


Hostelworld Group plc (HSW) Stock Analysis:
Based on the Hostelworld Group plc stock forecasts from 1 analysts, the average analyst target price for Hostelworld Group plc is GBX 0.00 over the next 12 months. Hostelworld Group plc’s average analyst rating is Hold . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Hostelworld Group plc is Neutral, which is based on 5 positive signals and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, Hostelworld Group plc’s stock price was GBX 80.60. Hostelworld Group plc’s stock price has changed by +9.40% over the past week, +14.30% over the past month and +9.73% over the last year.

About

Hostelworld Group plc operates an online hostel booking platform worldwide. The company offers software and data processing services that facilitate hostel, B&B, hotel, and other accommodation bookings. It operates through its Hostelworld brand. The company also provides business ...Read More

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ETFs Containing HSW

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Travel Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 17.66% 86% B 97% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 17.66% 86% B 96% A
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 9.73% 86% B 52% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 9.73% 86% B 51% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -60.70% 33% F 10% F
Dividend Return 22.88% 100% A+ 88% B+
Total Return -37.81% 67% D+ 15% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -17.00% 29% F 4% F
Dividend Return 3.73% 100% A+ 80% B-
Total Return -13.27% 29% F 6% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 43.95% 43% F 31% F
Risk Adjusted Return -30.19% 43% F 9% F
Market Capitalization 0.09B 38% F 29% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Travel Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 7.40 75% C 73% C
Price/Book Ratio 1.19 88% B+ 58% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio -7.90 63% D 79% C+
EV/EBITDA 3.22 100% A+ 87% B+
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -48.82% 29% F 8% F
Return on Invested Capital -26.40% 50% F 13% F
Return on Assets -15.22% 13% F 8% F
Debt to Equity Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 2.39 38% F 3% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Ratings

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Negative cashflow

The company had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector