JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA–(Marketwire – August 2, 2010) – www.stockcall.com/ offers investors comprehensive research on the Lodging industry and has completed analytical research on Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (
The 2008-9 financial crisis toppled the Lodging Industry from a six-year high, however, it now seems they are poised to start making a recovery as the U.S. economy continues to heal. The American Hotel and Lodging Association recently published the industry’s 2009 financial report confirming dire earnings where profits slid from $25.8 billion in 2008 to $16 billion in 2009. So far 2010 looks somewhat brighter with most of 2nd quarter earnings reports showing improvement compared to the 1st quarter as well as the previous year.
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While corporate profits have risen 22.7 percent in the 2010, inflation has stabilized and June unemployment rates have receded to 9.5 percent, their lowest in 11 months. The hotel industry hopes to see simultaneous increase in business and leisure travel as well as higher average daily rates. Register now at https://stockcall.com/development/stockcall/page.php?name=register.html to have free access to our reports on the Lodging industry.
Although the outlook seems sunnier with average daily rates and occupancy climbing, profits are a long way from their 2007 highs. Also, the industry is not recovering collectively; luxury and higher priced hotels are coming back faster while mid-range and cheaper options are lagging. Visit www.stockcall.com/ to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.
With the earnings season still in full swing, Wyndham Worldwide Corporation releases upbeat results last week with a second-quarter earnings surge of 34%. A week before Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. also impressed Wall Street by delivering a higher-than-expected profit of $0.61 a share. Investors looking for free research on Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/WYN020810.pdf or www.stockcall.com/HOT020810.pdf.
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William T. Knight