China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) reached 223.6% versus a 1-year low price of $41.69. The stock was last seen 5.91% higher, reaching at $134.91 on Oct. 16, 2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $128.58 and $135.63. This company shares are -14.03% up from its target price of $115.98 and the current market capitalization stands at $9.26B. The recent change has given its price a 17.61% lead over SMA 50 and -2.55% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 20.85% gains, 45.82% gains and 114.38% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found HTHT’s volatility during a week at 4.3% and during a month it has been found around 4.2%.China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $3.32 billion or 40.4% in HTHT stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Oppenheimerfunds, Inc. owns $813.04 million in China Lodging Group, Limited, which represents roughly 8.78% of the company’s market cap and approximately 24.53% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Schroder Investment Management Group, which owns 4,004,278 shares of the stock are valued at $510.07 million. The third largest holder is Ward Ferry Management (Bvi) Ltd, which currently holds $222.16 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 2.4% of its market capitalization.
At the end of June reporting period, 78 institutional holders increased their position in China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) by some 2,874,280 shares, 64 decreased positions by 7,588,886 and 19 held positions by 15,560,156. That puts total institutional holdings at 26,023,322 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 33 new institutional investments totaling 1,915,012 shares while 16 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 650,839 shares.China Lodging Group, Limited (HTHT) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT), with 2 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 1 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.67 average brokerage recommendation.