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Buy or Sell Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG)

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Booking Holdings Inc.(BKNG) trades as part of theConsumer Cyclicalsector and is in theTravel & Leisureindustry. The company CEO isGlenn Fogel.Booking Holdings Inc is an online travel agency. The firm through its branded sites offer booking services for hotel rooms, airline tickets, rental restaurant reservations, cruises, and other vacation packages.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

TheTravel & Leisurecompany showed a previous change of0.00% with an open at2,066.72and a close of2,072.02. It reached an intraday high of2,074.62and a low of2,055.01.

Liquidity:

The stock has a market cap of $99.8bwith48.2mshares outstanding, of which the float is47.0mshares. Trading volume reached242,801shares compared to its average volume of374,521shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity isgood.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days,Booking Holdings Inc.shares returned-4.14% and in the past 30 trading days it returned0.22%. Over three months, it changed13.95%. In one year it has changed14.24% and within that year its 52-week high was2,228.99and its 52-week low was1,630.56.BKNG stock is 27.07% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of1,920.54and a 50 day moving average of2,120.76. CurrentlyBKNGstock is trading7.89%aboveits 200 day moving average.

Earnings:

The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at46.94that ended onDecember 31, 2017, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 44.14. Based on15analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is10.62. The TTM EPS is79.22, which comes to a TTM PE of26.16.Historically, the PE high was 44.14 and the PE low was 19.00. If the stock reached its PE low, that would represent a price of 1,504.91, which is a decrease of -27.37%.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
Mar 31, 2018: 12.00
Dec 31, 2017: 16.86
Sep 30, 2017: 35.22
Jun 30, 2017: 15.14

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 45.50% of institutional ownership.

Short-interest is964,095, which is2.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is2.86.This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is1.18.

Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company's return on equity is 21.53%, return on assets is 9.88%, profit margin is 18.60%, price-to-sales is 7.57andprice-to-book is 9.38.

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