Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc. (NYSE:RHP) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are currently covering the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have issued a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $47.17.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 9th. Raymond James Financial Inc. raised shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $55.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 2nd. Citigroup Inc. boosted their target price on shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties from $49.00 to $56.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 17th. Deutsche Bank AG set a $61.00 target price on shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, SunTrust Banks Inc. reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties in a report on Sunday, July 24th.

In related news, CEO Colin V. Reed bought 8,040 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 14th. The shares were bought at an average price of $49.75 per share, for a total transaction of $399,990.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, SVP Jennifer L. Hutcheson sold 1,502 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.84, for a total transaction of $79,365.68. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 10,590 shares in the company, valued at approximately $559,575.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 4.00% of the company’s stock.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. FineMark National Bank & Trust increased its position in Ryman Hospitality Properties by 1,709.3% in the third quarter. FineMark National Bank & Trust now owns 2,135 shares of the company’s stock valued at $103,000 after buying an additional 2,017 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its position in Ryman Hospitality Properties by 6,633.3% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 2,222 shares of the company’s stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 2,189 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its position in Ryman Hospitality Properties by 7.4% in the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,383 shares of the company’s stock valued at $121,000 after buying an additional 164 shares during the last quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC increased its position in Ryman Hospitality Properties by 4.3% in the second quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC now owns 2,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $122,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Finally, New York State Teachers Retirement System acquired a new position in Ryman Hospitality Properties during the second quarter valued at $127,000. Institutional investors own 89.61% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE:RHP) opened at 54.76 on Friday. The company’s 50 day moving average is $50.04 and its 200-day moving average is $51.67. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.76 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.75 and a beta of 0.78. Ryman Hospitality Properties has a one year low of $41.50 and a one year high of $56.77.

Ryman Hospitality Properties Company Profile

Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc is a finance company in the Specialized REITs industry.

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