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End of Day Alert: Booking Holdings keeps rising: up 3.5% in 4 days 21 September 2018 18:14 EDT

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Booking Holdings, NASDAQ's 3rd largest internet commerce company by market capitalisation, extended its gains on Friday, rising an additional $US9.0 (or 0.5%) to trade at $US1,956.74. Trading volume was 82% of average at the end of the day.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant uptrend:

+ The price lifted 2.1% in the last week and 3.1% in the last month.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

+ Return on Equity 20.8% [10.7%]

+ Return on Assets 9.2% [3.1%]

+ Return on Capital Employed 21.2% [8.3%]

Other Bullish Signals include:

+ Interest cover is less leveraged at 18.3 times.

+ Total Liabilities/EBITDA of 2.8 is comfortably below the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of <5.

+ Net profit margin has averaged 22% in the last 3 years. This is considered superior and suggests a high margin of safety.

+ The Brand Value represents 4.3% of the estimated Enterprise Value of $US103.8 billion.

+ As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity is high at 20.8%.

Note

Booking Holdings today is at a discount of 12.2% to the 12-month high of $US2,228.99 on 13 Mar, 2018. It is at a premium of 20.0% to the 12-month low of $US1,630.56 on 08 Nov, 2017.

The stock has underperformed 68% of the NASDAQ market over the past 6 months.

Bearish Signals:

The negative 4.4 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bearish signal.

Tobin's Q Ratio is 3.7. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom quartile of stocks by value of Q Ratio.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Overvaluation:

Price/Sales of 6.9 [4.3]

RECENT ALERTS

End of Day Alert: Booking Holdings keeps rising: up 3.0% in 3 days

20 September 2018 17:53 EDT

Booking Holdings, NASDAQ's 3rd largest internet commerce company by market capitalisation, extended its gains on Thursday, rising an additional $US20.96 (or 1.1%) to trade at $US1,947.74. Trading volume was 44% of average at the end of the day. The shares have risen $US56.98 (or 3.0%) over the past three trading days vs. the NASDAQ-100 Index which has risen 1.8% in the same period.

Afternoon Alert: Booking Holdings increases 1.1% - outperforming 81% of stocks

20 September 2018 12:33 EDT

Booking Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:BKNG) has increased $US21.68 (or 1.1%) today to trade at $US1,948.46 and has outperformed 81% of the market in the past week. A price rise combined with a high relative strength is a bullish signal.

Booking Holdings Inc (O:BKNG)

ISIN: US09857L1089

PermID: 4295914598

CIK: 1075531

CUSIP: 09857L108

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com