Media headlines about Despegar Com (NYSE:DESP) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Despegar Com earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 44.8812005795707 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Despegar Com (DESP) opened at $30.05 on Friday. Despegar Com has a 12-month low of $22.73 and a 12-month high of $34.70. The company has a market cap of $2,020.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 56.70.

Despegar Com (NYSE:DESP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November 17th. The company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.05. analysts expect that Despegar Com will post 0.55 earnings per share for the current year.

Several analysts recently commented on the stock. UBS Group assumed coverage on shares of Despegar Com in a research report on Monday, October 16th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $36.00 price target for the company. Morgan Stanley assumed coverage on shares of Despegar Com in a research report on Monday, October 16th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $31.00 price target for the company. KeyCorp assumed coverage on shares of Despegar Com in a research report on Monday, October 16th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $40.00 price target for the company. Citigroup assumed coverage on shares of Despegar Com in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $34.00 price target for the company. Finally, Cowen reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $35.00 price target on shares of Despegar Com in a research report on Sunday, November 19th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. Despegar Com currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $35.00.

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Despegar Com Company Profile

Despegar.com Corp is an Argentina-based travel agency. The Company’s activities are divided into two business segments: Air, as well as Packages, Hotels and Other Travel Products. The Air division focuses on the sale of airline tickets. The Packages, Hotels and Other Travel Products division includes sales of travel packages with or without airline tickets and hotel rooms, as well as stand-alone sales of hotel rooms, including vacation rentals, car rentals, bus tickets, cruise tickets, travel insurance and destination services.

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