Shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc (NYSE:RHP) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is $90.50.

A number of research analysts have issued reports on RHP shares. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating and issued a $106.00 price objective on shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties in a research note on Wednesday, November 6th. ValuEngine downgraded Ryman Hospitality Properties from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. SunTrust Banks upped their price objective on Ryman Hospitality Properties to $85.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, November 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on Ryman Hospitality Properties from $77.00 to $76.00 and set an “underweight” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, September 6th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co upped their price objective on Ryman Hospitality Properties from $89.00 to $95.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 6th.

NYSE RHP traded up $0.10 on Monday, reaching $87.75. The company had a trading volume of 124,355 shares, compared to its average volume of 248,678. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.48 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.97, a P/E/G ratio of 1.66 and a beta of 1.13. The company’s fifty day moving average is $84.19 and its 200 day moving average is $81.16. Ryman Hospitality Properties has a 52-week low of $64.36 and a 52-week high of $91.15. The company has a quick ratio of 1.23, a current ratio of 1.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.63.

Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE:RHP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 5th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.44 by ($1.01). The company had revenue of $379.79 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $370.70 million. Ryman Hospitality Properties had a net margin of 17.14% and a return on equity of 62.86%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 30.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.23 earnings per share. On average, research analysts expect that Ryman Hospitality Properties will post 6.85 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of RHP. FMR LLC grew its stake in shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties by 24.5% during the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 997 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $82,000 after acquiring an additional 196 shares during the period. WINTON GROUP Ltd grew its stake in shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties by 43.8% during the 2nd quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd now owns 9,996 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $811,000 after acquiring an additional 3,046 shares during the period. Exane Derivatives grew its stake in shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties by 2,130.0% during the 2nd quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 2,453 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $199,000 after acquiring an additional 2,343 shares during the period. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties by 75.6% during the 2nd quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 4,617 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $374,000 after acquiring an additional 1,987 shares during the period. Finally, New York State Teachers Retirement System bought a new position in shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties during the 2nd quarter worth $251,000. Institutional investors own 87.56% of the company’s stock.

About Ryman Hospitality Properties

Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc (NYSE:RHP) is a REIT for federal income tax purposes, specializing in group-oriented, destination hotel assets in urban and resort markets. The Company's owned assets include a network of four upscale, meetings-focused resorts totaling 8,114 rooms that are managed by lodging operator Marriott International, Inc under the Gaylord Hotels brand.

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