BKNG has a higher market value than 97.49% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $71,327,842,745.
The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for BKNG is 3.79 -- better than 86.19% of US stocks.
Booking Holdings Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 9.74%, greater than the shareholder yield of 81.18% of stocks in our set.
Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BKNG, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are EL, ANTM, CI, MDLZ, and ADP.
Booking Holdings (Formerly Priceline Group) is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. The Company, through its online travel agent services, connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.
BKNG Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for BKNG, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Booking Holdings Inc ranked in the 44th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Booking Holdings Inc, consider:
As a business, BKNG is generating more cash flow than 96.49% of positive cash flow stocks in the Industrials.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 11% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 24.06% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
BKNG's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 38.94% of tickers in our DCF set.
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Shares of Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, with the stock losing nearly half of its value from mid-February until late March. The reason for the stock slide early in the year was clear: Airlines and hotel demand has been all but wiped out by the pandemic, and as those businesses have fallen, so too have companies that serve the travel industry, including Booking Holdings. Booking Holdings had already withdrawn full-year guidance before the release but used the earnings report to lay out the steps it was taking to weather the storm.
Airline tickets are cheap right now. You can book roundtrip airfare in August between New York and Los Angeles for $62, according to a search on travel website Kayak (BKNG) For less than $200, you can get round-trip airfare between Miami and dozens of destinations across Latin America and the Caribbean. Airlines have slashed the price of tickets as demand plummeted in the face of the global coronavirus pandemic.
In a surprise move, Booking.com chairwoman Gillian Tans has extended her employment contract to 2021, a year longer than expected, Skift has learned. The move comes as Amsterdam-based Booking.com declined to apply for an extension of Dutch government relief, a move that likely means layoffs are coming. “Our decision not to apply for an extension […]