CorePoint Lodging (CPLG) versus Its Peers Critical Contrast

CorePoint Lodging (NYSE: CPLG) is one of 246 public companies in the “Real estate investment trusts” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare CorePoint Lodging to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

CorePoint Lodging pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.1%. CorePoint Lodging pays out 38.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Real estate investment trusts” companies pay a dividend yield of 4.3% and pay out 70.9% of their earnings in the form of a dividend. CorePoint Lodging is clearly a better dividend stock than its peers, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for CorePoint Lodging and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CorePoint Lodging 0 1 0 0 2.00
CorePoint Lodging Competitors 2690 10408 10218 301 2.34

CorePoint Lodging currently has a consensus price target of $14.00, suggesting a potential upside of 6.30%. As a group, “Real estate investment trusts” companies have a potential upside of 2.23%. Given CorePoint Lodging’s higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe CorePoint Lodging is more favorable than its peers.

Profitability

This table compares CorePoint Lodging and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CorePoint Lodging -29.30% -6.91% -3.30%
CorePoint Lodging Competitors 17.90% 4.27% 2.40%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

97.7% of CorePoint Lodging shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 74.1% of shares of all “Real estate investment trusts” companies are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of CorePoint Lodging shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.4% of shares of all “Real estate investment trusts” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares CorePoint Lodging and its peers revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
CorePoint Lodging $862.00 million -$262.00 million 6.39
CorePoint Lodging Competitors $847.72 million $193.53 million 14.95

CorePoint Lodging has higher revenue, but lower earnings than its peers. CorePoint Lodging is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Summary

CorePoint Lodging peers beat CorePoint Lodging on 9 of the 14 factors compared.

CorePoint Lodging Company Profile

CorePoint Lodging Inc., a real estate investment trust company, operates midscale and upper-midscale select-service hotels primarily under the La Quinta brand. As of March 21, 2019, it had a portfolio of 313 hotels and approximately 40,000 rooms across 41 states in the United States. CorePoint Lodging Inc. is based in Irving, Texas.

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