There is no doubt that Expedia Group Inc (EXPE) ticks all the boxes.

With 2.3 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 2.33 million shares. The 52-week range on EXPE shows that it touched its highest point at $155.84 and its lowest point at $87.94 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $159.52. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.91.

#1 Small-Cap Uranium Stock for Ultra-Fast Gains in 2024

We've uncovered THE ONE small-cap uranium stock that has unearthed a near-surface, high-grade uranium discovery in the Saudi Arabia of Uranium — Canada's prolific Athabasca Basin. Best of all, this small-cap uranium stock is currently flying just below Wall Street's radar… giving you the early-entry opportunity around US$0.30 per share. But that won't last long. Drills are turning right now with results set to be released to the market very, very soon.

Learn all about it in this brand new FREE online report.
Sponsored

Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of EXPE was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 4.08%, but this was up by 3.14% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 38.35% while six-month performance rose 40.55%. The stock gained 29.65% in the past year, while it has gained 1.71% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for EXPE yields 5.57 with Next year EPS estimates of 12.38. For the next quarter, that number is 1.67. This implies an EPS growth rate of 43.79% for this year and 26.81% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 24.70% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of -2.10%.


Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 147.76 million EXPE shares are outstanding with a float of 132.49 million shares on hand for trading. On Jan 11, 2024, short shares totaled 5.56 million, which was 4.00% higher than short shares on Dec 14, 2023. In addition to Mr. Barry Diller as the firm’s Executive Chairman of the Board & Senior Executive, Mr. Peter Maxwell Kern serves as its Vice Chairman & CEO.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for EXPE since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential. With EXPE analysts setting a high price target of $200.00 and a low target of $115.00, the average target price over the next 12 months is $159.52. Based on these targets, EXPE could surge 29.55% to reach the target high and fall by -25.51% to reach the target low. Reaching the average price target will result in a growth of 3.33% from current levels.


Dividends & Yield:

In terms of dividends, EXPE has a current ratio of $–, which is $– over the trailing 12-months, while a dividend of $1.12 is likely to be paid on average over the next five years. Dividend yield is another indicator that appeals to many investors, and EXPE currently yields $0.19. In the past year, EXPE’s dividend yield has been $0.19, but when looking at the stock over the past five years, its yield has been $1.0. Accordingly, EXPE has a current buyback yield of $9.49. This was $9.49 for the TTM, and it was $3.91 for the past five years.

Summary of Insider Activity:

Insiders traded EXPE stock several times over the past three months with 14 Buys and 7 Sells. In these transactions, 87,101 shares were bought while 78,146 shares were sold. The number of buy transactions has increased to 80 while that of sell transactions has risen to 29 over the past year. The total number of shares bought during that period was 162,483 while 128,635 shares were sold.