Fidelis Capital Partners LLC Purchases New Holdings in Expedia Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE)

Fidelis Capital Partners LLC acquired a new position in Expedia Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPEFree Report) in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 481 shares of the online travel company’s stock, valued at approximately $66,000.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of EXPE. University of Texas Texas AM Investment Managment Co. bought a new position in Expedia Group in the fourth quarter worth $26,000. City State Bank lifted its holdings in shares of Expedia Group by 157.3% during the 4th quarter. City State Bank now owns 193 shares of the online travel company’s stock worth $29,000 after acquiring an additional 118 shares during the period. CVA Family Office LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Expedia Group during the 4th quarter valued at about $32,000. MV Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in Expedia Group by 335.6% in the fourth quarter. MV Capital Management Inc. now owns 318 shares of the online travel company’s stock valued at $48,000 after acquiring an additional 245 shares during the period. Finally, Mather Group LLC. acquired a new position in Expedia Group in the first quarter worth about $52,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 90.76% of the company’s stock.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Expedia Group news, CAO Lance A. Soliday sold 544 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $113.38, for a total value of $61,678.72. Following the transaction, the chief accounting officer now owns 11,187 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,268,382.06. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. In other Expedia Group news, CAO Lance A. Soliday sold 544 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $113.38, for a total value of $61,678.72. Following the completion of the sale, the chief accounting officer now owns 11,187 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,268,382.06. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director Craig A. Jacobson sold 6,722 shares of Expedia Group stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $112.71, for a total transaction of $757,636.62. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 32,620 shares in the company, valued at $3,676,600.20. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 8.07% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

EXPE has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Barclays decreased their price objective on Expedia Group from $158.00 to $138.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, May 6th. TD Cowen dropped their price objective on Expedia Group from $165.00 to $130.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, May 3rd. DA Davidson reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $135.00 price objective (down from $152.00) on shares of Expedia Group in a report on Friday, May 3rd. Mizuho lowered their target price on shares of Expedia Group from $140.00 to $135.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, May 3rd. Finally, Susquehanna reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a $125.00 target price on shares of Expedia Group in a research report on Wednesday, May 15th. Sixteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $148.12.

View Our Latest Stock Report on EXPE

Expedia Group Stock Up 1.5 %

Shares of NASDAQ:EXPE opened at $125.50 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.93, a current ratio of 0.79 and a quick ratio of 0.79. The stock has a market cap of $17.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.50, a P/E/G ratio of 0.47 and a beta of 1.78. The company has a 50 day moving average of $119.49 and a 200-day moving average of $133.19. Expedia Group, Inc. has a one year low of $92.48 and a one year high of $160.05.

Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPEGet Free Report) last released its earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The online travel company reported ($0.39) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.96) by $0.57. The firm had revenue of $2.89 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.80 billion. Expedia Group had a net margin of 6.18% and a return on equity of 41.63%. On average, sell-side analysts forecast that Expedia Group, Inc. will post 9.25 earnings per share for the current year.

About Expedia Group

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Expedia Group, Inc operates as an online travel company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through B2C, B2B, and trivago segments. Its B2C segment includes Brand Expedia, a full-service online travel brand offers various travel products and services; Hotels.com for lodging accommodations; Vrbo, an online marketplace for the alternative accommodations; Orbitz, Travelocity, Wotif Group, ebookers, CheapTickets, Hotwire.com and CarRentals.com.

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