Shares of Camping World (NYSE:CWH) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the fifteen ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and thirteen have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $48.83.
A number of brokerages have weighed in on CWH. ValuEngine downgraded Camping World from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, April 12th. Monness Crespi & Hardt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $55.00 price target (up from $47.00) on shares of Camping World in a report on Monday, January 29th. BMO Capital Markets increased their price target on Camping World from $53.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st. Northcoast Research began coverage on Camping World in a report on Friday, January 26th. They set a “buy” rating and a $56.00 price target for the company. Finally, Wells Fargo decreased their price target on Camping World from $52.00 to $43.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, April 10th. They noted that the move was a valuation call.
Shares of NYSE:CWH opened at $27.67 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $2,423.48, a P/E ratio of 12.08, a P/E/G ratio of 0.71 and a beta of 2.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.99, a current ratio of 1.36 and a quick ratio of 0.29. Camping World has a 12-month low of $26.23 and a 12-month high of $47.62.
Camping World (NYSE:CWH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 27th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.02. Camping World had a positive return on equity of 384.26% and a negative net margin of 0.42%. The firm had revenue of $888.99 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $804.84 million. analysts expect that Camping World will post 2.9 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 16th were paid a $0.08 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 15th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.16%. Camping World’s dividend payout ratio is presently 13.97%.
In other news, CEO Marcus Lemonis sold 130,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $35.51, for a total value of $4,616,300.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Company insiders own 49.20% of the company’s stock.
Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of CWH. Citadel Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of Camping World by 1,380.3% in the 4th quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 1,343,779 shares of the company’s stock valued at $60,107,000 after buying an additional 1,253,001 shares during the period. Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. acquired a new position in Camping World during the 4th quarter valued at about $41,840,000. Glenmede Trust Co. NA acquired a new position in Camping World during the 4th quarter valued at about $41,478,000. Lodge Hill Capital LLC acquired a new position in Camping World during the 4th quarter valued at about $38,244,000. Finally, Millennium Management LLC boosted its stake in Camping World by 117.2% during the 4th quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 932,305 shares of the company’s stock valued at $41,702,000 after purchasing an additional 503,079 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 42.80% of the company’s stock.
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About Camping World
Camping World Holdings, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides a portfolio of services, protection plans, products, and resources for recreational vehicle (RV) owners and camping enthusiasts. The company operates through Consumer Services and Plans, and Retail segments. It provides emergency roadside assistance; property and casualty insurance programs; travel assist programs; extended vehicle service contracts; co-branded credit cards; vehicle financing and refinancing; club memberships; and publications and directories.
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