Equities research analysts predict that Ctrip.Com International Ltd (NASDAQ:CTRP) will announce earnings of $0.21 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have issued estimates for Ctrip.Com International’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.18 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.26. Ctrip.Com International reported earnings per share of $0.09 during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 133.3%. The company is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report after the market closes on Wednesday, September 5th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Ctrip.Com International will report full-year earnings of $1.27 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.10 to $1.52. For the next year, analysts expect that the business will post earnings of $1.53 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.37 to $1.71. Zacks’ EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow Ctrip.Com International.

Ctrip.Com International (NASDAQ:CTRP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 22nd. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.44. The company had revenue of $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.04 billion. Ctrip.Com International had a return on equity of 4.55% and a net margin of 11.40%.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. UBS Group dropped their price target on Ctrip.Com International from $52.82 to $50.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, August 13th. Barclays set a $54.00 price target on Ctrip.Com International and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 23rd. BidaskClub raised Ctrip.Com International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, May 25th. TheStreet raised Ctrip.Com International from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Monday, June 18th. Finally, Oppenheimer raised their price target on Ctrip.Com International from $51.00 to $54.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 23rd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $51.50.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. grew its position in shares of Ctrip.Com International by 1,257.0% in the first quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 3,691 shares of the company’s stock valued at $172,000 after purchasing an additional 3,419 shares during the period. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Ctrip.Com International by 174.3% in the second quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 3,750 shares of the company’s stock valued at $179,000 after purchasing an additional 2,383 shares during the period. 180 Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Ctrip.Com International in the second quarter valued at $201,000. Baldwin Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Ctrip.Com International in the first quarter valued at $208,000. Finally, Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd grew its position in Ctrip.Com International by 3,674.8% during the first quarter. Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd now owns 4,492 shares of the company’s stock valued at $209,000 after acquiring an additional 4,373 shares during the period. 67.38% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Ctrip.Com International stock traded up $0.77 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $39.22. 4,237,800 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 4,877,806. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33, a quick ratio of 1.40 and a current ratio of 1.40. The company has a market capitalization of $21.63 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 66.47, a PEG ratio of 2.85 and a beta of 1.63. Ctrip.Com International has a 12-month low of $38.04 and a 12-month high of $56.46.

Ctrip.Com International Company Profile

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. operates as a travel service provider for accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel management in China. The company acts as an agent for hotel-related transactions and selling air tickets; and provides other related services, including sale of aviation and train insurance, air-ticket delivery services, online check-in, and other value-added services, such as online seat selection and real-time flight status.

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