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Choice Hotels is one of the hotel franchisors. The Company owns 6,500 hotels. Choice-branded properties provide business and leisure travelers with a range of high-quality, high-value lodging options  around the World.

TypePublic
Founded1981
HQRockville, US
Websitechoicehotels.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Culture scoreA-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)1,807(-3%)
Job Openings33
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.1 B(+8%)
Share Price (May 2020)$78.4

Key People/Management at Choice Hotels

Patrick Pacious

Patrick Pacious

Evp & COO
Patrick Cimerola

Patrick Cimerola

SVP of HR and Administration
David Pepper

David Pepper

SVP, Global Development
Simone Wu

Simone Wu

SVP, General Counsel and Secretary
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Choice Hotels Office Locations

Choice Hotels has an office in Rockville
Rockville, US (HQ)
Choice Hotels Cir
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Choice Hotels Financials and Metrics

Choice Hotels Revenue

Choice Hotels's revenue was reported to be $1.11 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

218.2m

Net income (Q1, 2020)

55.5m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

46.3m

Market capitalization (22-May-2020)

4.3b

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

78.4

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

322.0m

EV

5.3b
Choice Hotels's current market capitalization is $4.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

596.1m859.9m924.6m1.0b1.0b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

13%8%9%3%

General and administrative expense

94.5m134.3m148.7m163.4m170.0m168.8m

Operating expense total

94.5m634.6m686.1m742.9m718.6m168.8m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2010Q3, 2010Q1, 2011Q3, 2011Q4, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q4, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q4, 2013Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

149.8m183.8m115.3m192.3m638.8m129.2m173.6m210.4m691.5m136.9m183.6m724.3m207.1m241.8m267.6m197.9m276.8m295.1m209.4m295.4m291.5m218.3m317.7m310.4m218.2m

Sales and marketing expense

73.8m79.7m

General and administrative expense

22.8m23.2m23.8m22.6m106.4m24.3m24.6m23.2m101.9m26.9m30.2m113.6m35.1m40.0m34.4m32.8m38.2m46.4m40.9m46.3m38.2m39.5m47.0m38.3m28.8m

Operating expense total

22.8m23.2m23.8m25.5m191.7m27.2m27.4m23.2m181.6m26.9m30.2m113.6m164.2m176.8m189.4m145.4m199.3m217.2m163.1m186.5m180.3m163.0m47.0m208.3m28.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

107.4m113.7m123.2m128.0m139.4m114.9m216.4m222.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

8.3m9.6m9.4m11.5m11.7m12.4m14.3m18.8m

Accounts Payable

5.7m2.3m9.6m6.5m(13.7m)12.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

144.9m153.9m183.9m159.9m152.0m257.4m242.9m270.6m
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

113.4 x

EV/CFO

911.5 x

Revenue/Employee

120.7k

Financial Leverage

-38.9 x
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Choice Hotels Operating Metrics

Choice Hotels's Rooms was reported to be 569.1 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017FY, 2017FY, 2018

Countries

35 35 35 35 35 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40

Hotels

6.38 k6.36 k6.38 k6.38 k6.42 k6.45 k6.43 k6.42 k6.51 k6.49 k6.55 k6.63 k7.02 k

Occupancy Rate

59.5%55.7%64.7%67.7%61.1%55%65.5%68.4%61.7%56.1%61.6%62.2%63.3%

Rooms

505.28 k503.29 k504.96 k504.36 k507.48 k509.96 k509.56 k509.15 k516.12 k515.37 k520.22 k525.57 k569.11 k
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Choice Hotels Revenue Breakdown

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Choice Hotels revenue breakdown by business segment: 99.0% from Hotel Franchising and 1.0% from Other

Choice Hotels Online and Social Media Presence

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Choice Hotels Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    85/100

  • Compensation

    B

    75/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    77/100

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Choice Hotels News and Updates

Choice Hotels Expands Choice Privileges Benefits For Loyalty Program Members

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) today announces a series of enhancements to expand the benefits of its Choice Privileges loyalty program for its more than 45 million members. Changes build on the existing program features that...

Choice Hotels pulls outlook on coronavirus impact

Choice Hotels International Inc. said late Tuesday it was pulling its first quarter and full-year outlook because of the COVID-19 coronavirus impact. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast earnings of 81 cents on revenue of $231.8 million for the first quarter, and $4.18 a share on revenue of $1…

Choice Hotels Introduces Everhome Suites To Help Developers Build A Strong Portfolio And Empower Guests' Success On The Road

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) today introduced Everhome Suites, a new-construction midscale extended-stay brand offering with customizable, apartment-style accommodations that empower guests to adapt their environment to the...

Choice Hotels Asia-Pac Boosts Diverse Portfolio With Announcement of Six New Properties Across Australia and New Zealand

In NSW, the new additions include two established properties in Tamworth - Quality Inn Ashby House Tamworth and CH Boutique Hotel - which both joined the Quality Inn and Ascend Hotel Collection respectively, as well as the Comfort Inn City Centre in Armidale which joins the Comfort hotel brand.read …

Choice Hotels raises quarterly cash dividend by 5% to 22.50 cents a share

Choice Hotels International Inc. said Friday its board has approved a 5% increase in its quarterly cash dividend to 22.50 a share. The new dividend will be payable Jan. 16 to shareholders of record as of Jan. 2. Shares were not active premarket but have gained 41% in 2019, while the S&P 500 ha…

Choice Hotels Notifies Guests of Inadvertent Disclosure Issue

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has taken steps to address and notify guests of an issue involving inadvertent disclosure of certain guest information to third parties with whom Choice has business relationships. While most...
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Choice Hotels Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Choice Hotels founded?

    Choice Hotels was founded in 1981.

  • Who are Choice Hotels key executives?

    Choice Hotels's key executives are Patrick Pacious, Patrick Cimerola and David Pepper.

  • How many employees does Choice Hotels have?

    Choice Hotels has 1,807 employees.

  • What is Choice Hotels revenue?

    Latest Choice Hotels annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is Choice Hotels revenue per employee?

    Latest Choice Hotels revenue per employee is $616.9 k.

  • Who are Choice Hotels competitors?

    Competitors of Choice Hotels include Hyatt Hotels, Broadway Travel and Firmdale Hotels.

  • Where is Choice Hotels headquarters?

    Choice Hotels headquarters is located at Choice Hotels Cir, Rockville.

  • Where are Choice Hotels offices?

    Choice Hotels has an office in Rockville.

  • How many offices does Choice Hotels have?

    Choice Hotels has 1 office.