China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT) stock has seen a rise as of late. Shares have hit a new 52-week high after reaching $102.04 during recent trading action. Investors will be watching to see if the name can maintain momentum heading into the new year.Since the start of the calendar year, China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT)’s stock has changed 104.15%. Over the last five trading sessions, the stock has moved 8.31%. For the past month, China Lodging Group, Limited’s stock has been 31.88%, 40.79% for the last quarter, 91.10% for the past six months and 178.79% for the past 52 weeks.
Based on current stock levels, China Lodging Group, Limited shares are trading -4.64% off of the 50-day high and 36.04% away from the 50-day low.
Earnings Per Share (EPS), the portion of a company’s profit distributed to each outstanding common share, is a useful indicator of a company’s profitability. EPS is typically considered to be the most important variable in determining a share’s price. China Lodging Group, Limited (NASDAQ:HTHT)’s EPS growth this year is 71.50% and the trailing 12-month EPS is $1.86. Covering sell-side analysts are estimating company growth for next year to be 36.97%. On a consensus basis, analysts have given a recommendation of 2.20 on company shares.