Reviewing Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB)’s and Its Peers results

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) is a company in the REIT – Hotel/Motel industry and that’s how we contrast it to its rivals. The contrasting will be based on the profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has 0% of its shares held by institutional investors and an average of 76.31% institutional ownership for its competitors. On other hand Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has 1.17% of its shares held by company insiders and an average of 5.39% insiders ownership for its rivals.


On first table we have Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and its rivals’ return on equity, net margins and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust 490,505,127.23% -0.90% -0.50%
Industry Average 11.95% 12.42% 4.25%

Valuation and Earnings

The following data compares Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and its rivals’ net income, gross revenue and valuation.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust 129.15M 26 0.00
Industry Average 117.90M 986.93M 24.58

Analyst Ratings

Table 3 shows breakdown of current ratings for Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and its rivals.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust 1 5 1 2.14
Industry Average 1.43 2.00 1.75 2.39

$28.14 is the average price target of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust, with a potential upside of 9.45%. As a group, REIT – Hotel/Motel companies have a potential upside of 6.40%. Given Pebblebrook Hotel Trust’s rivals higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and its competitors.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust 0.99% -2.72% -7.16% -6.5% -25.94% -6.53%
Industry Average 1.41% 1.34% 4.06% 5.16% 8.22% 16.74%

For the past year Pebblebrook Hotel Trust has -6.53% weaker performance while Pebblebrook Hotel Trust’s rivals have 16.74% stronger performance.

Risk & Volatility

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is 30.00% more volatile than S&P 500 because the company has a beta of 1.3. Competitively, Pebblebrook Hotel Trust’s competitors are 9.39% more volatile than S&P 500, because of the 1.09 beta.


Pebblebrook Hotel Trust does not pay a dividend.


Pebblebrook Hotel Trust’s competitors show that they’re better in 4 of the 4 indicators compared to the company itself.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust, through Pebblebrook Hotel, L.P., operates as a real estate investment trust. The company acquires and invests primarily in hotel properties located in the United States. It holds interests in the Doubletree Bethesda Hotel and Executive Meeting Center located in Bethesda, Maryland; Sir Francis Drake Hotel located in San Francisco, California; and InterContinental Buckhead Hotel located in Atlanta, Georgia. As a REIT, the company is not subject to federal income tax to the extent that it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its shareholders. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland.