Choice Hotels International, Inc. (CHH) Forms $79.40 Double Top; Shorts at Wyndham Worldwide Stock (WYN) Lowered By 14.7%

Wyndham Worldwide Corp Stock (NYSE:WYN) had a decrease of 14.7% in short interest. WYN’s SI was 4.17 million shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 14.7% from 4.89M shares previously. With 1.19M avg volume, 4 days are for Wyndham Worldwide Corp Stock (NYSE:WYN)’s short sellers to cover WYN’s short positions. The SI to Wyndham Worldwide Corp Stock’s float is 4.19%. The stock decreased 0.96% or $1.12 during the last trading session, reaching $115.27. About 477,568 shares traded. Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) has risen 43.20% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.50% the S&P500.

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (CHH) formed double top with $84.16 target or 6.00% above today’s $79.40 share price. Choice Hotels International, Inc. (CHH) has $4.49 billion valuation. It closed at $79.4 lastly. It is down 43.17% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.47% the S&P500.

Since September 13, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $2.13 million activity. BAINUM BRUCE had sold 20,770 shares worth $1.29 million. 11,149 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) shares with value of $844,871 were sold by Pacious Patrick.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 18 investors sold Choice Hotels International, Inc. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 28.38 million shares or 1.19% more from 28.04 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vanguard Grp Inc owns 0.01% invested in Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) for 2.88M shares. Employees Retirement System Of Ohio reported 86,813 shares. Financial Bank Of America De accumulated 302,952 shares. Axa holds 0% or 8,800 shares in its portfolio. Amalgamated Natl Bank, a New York-based fund reported 6,305 shares. Clarivest Asset Management Llc owns 16 shares. State Street Corporation invested in 0% or 462,982 shares. Royal National Bank Of Canada invested in 0% or 1,777 shares. Nomura Inc reported 34,000 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) accumulated 1,611 shares or 0% of the stock. Atlanta Capital Mngmt Company L L C holds 879,288 shares or 0.32% of its portfolio. Vulcan Value Prtnrs has 0.33% invested in Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) for 597,495 shares. Kentucky-based Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky has invested 0.04% in Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement holds 49,846 shares. 400 are held by Patten.

Among 12 analysts covering Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH), 0 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Choice Hotels International has $88 highest and $38 lowest target. $67.08’s average target is -15.52% below currents $79.4 stock price. Choice Hotels International had 30 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Friday, July 31 report. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $63 target in Friday, May 5 report. M Partners downgraded Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) on Thursday, January 14 to “Sell” rating. Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to “Equal-Weight” rating in Friday, May 5 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by UBS on Monday, February 26. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Saturday, August 15 by Barclays Capital. The company was upgraded on Thursday, July 30 by JP Morgan. As per Friday, February 19, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) has “Sell” rating given on Wednesday, December 13 by J.P. Morgan. M Partners upgraded Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) rating on Monday, December 5. M Partners has “Neutral” rating and $53 target.

Among 12 analysts covering Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Wyndham Worldwide Corporation had 25 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, September 26 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, December 11. The company was maintained on Monday, December 5 by M Partners. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy”. On Monday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. Buckingham Research initiated Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) rating on Monday, June 19. Buckingham Research has “Buy” rating and $114 target. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, July 18 with “Hold”. On Wednesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Tuesday, October 17. As per Wednesday, August 2, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus.

Wyndham Worldwide Corporation provides hospitality services and products to individual and business clients worldwide. The company has market cap of $11.50 billion. It operates through three divisions: Hotel Group, Destination Network, and Vacation Ownership. It has a 13.72 P/E ratio. The Hotel Group segment primarily franchises hotels in the upscale, upper midscale, midscale, economy, and extended stay divisions, as well as provides property management services for full-service and select limited-service hotels.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.80 million activity. 15,381 shares were sold by McLester Scott G, worth $1.77M on Monday, December 18. Another trade for 270 shares valued at $32,875 was made by HERRERA GEORGE on Thursday, February 22.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.03, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 33 investors sold Wyndham Worldwide Corporation shares while 196 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 92.86 million shares or 3.09% less from 95.82 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bamco New York accumulated 270,709 shares. Highlander Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 9,800 shares. Cantab Capital Ptnrs Llp accumulated 18,048 shares or 0.27% of the stock. The Massachusetts-based Adage Capital Gp Ltd Co has invested 0.04% in Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN). Shamrock Asset Mgmt Ltd Company owns 208 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. San Francisco Sentry Inv Grp (Ca) stated it has 1,573 shares. Guardian Life Ins Of America has 236 shares. British Columbia Investment Corporation owns 56,999 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. First Mercantile Tru invested 0.12% in Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN). Principal Fincl has 167,472 shares. Raab Moskowitz Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Company stated it has 6,267 shares. Moreover, Jnba Advsrs has 0% invested in Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) for 100 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) for 22,854 shares. Iridian Asset Llc Ct reported 1.97% stake. California State Teachers Retirement Sys, a California-based fund reported 173,348 shares.