Altman Z-Score, Trailing 12 Months: 1.15
Altman Z-Score, Last Fiscal Year: 1.11Wyndham Worldwide (WYNR) Wyndham ranked with a Z-Score of 1.15, just inside the risky area according to Altman's algorithm, though the hotel and timeshare operator did show some improvement compared with last fiscal year's results. Wyndham operates hotels under a wide price range of brands, including its namesake Wyndham, as well as Ramada, Days Inn, Super 8, Howard Johnson and Microtel, among others. Wyndham is due to report its second-quarter results on July 27. Analysts on average expect it post a profit of $95.4 million, or 56 cents per share, on revenue of $1.05 billion. That would compare with year-earlier earnings of $95 million, or 51 cents per share, on revenue of $963 million. In its most recent quarter, Wyndham booked a 44% jump in net earnings, thanks to rising revenue across all its business segments. Wyndham earned $72 million, or 41 cents per share, for its fiscal first quarter ended in March. Excluding charges, its profit was 44 cents per share, beating expectations by 4 cents. Revenue rose 7% to $952 million, around $18 million shy of the analysts' consensus view. Wyndham's lodging unit booked revPAR growth of 7.4%. The company said in April it expects to earn a full-year profit of $2.15 to $2.25 per share, 10 cents higher than its prior forecast, on revenue of $4.2 billion.