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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.01
LHO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 810 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.05 vs. LHO: 0.01 )
LHO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.01

Equity to Asset 0.60
LHO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
85% of the 824 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LHO: 0.60 )
LHO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.6

0.38
0.69
Interest Coverage 1.58
LHO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
63% of the 689 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.61 vs. LHO: 1.58 )
LHO' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 2.35
Current: 1.58

0.12
2.35
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.25
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 19.88
LHO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 840 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 41.50 vs. LHO: 19.88 )
LHO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.28   Max: 38.44
Current: 19.88

-1.28
38.44
Net-margin (%) 19.87
LHO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 841 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 33.29 vs. LHO: 19.87 )
LHO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 31.69
Current: 19.87

0.35
31.69
ROE (%) 10.07
LHO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 850 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 6.61 vs. LHO: 10.07 )
LHO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 10.33
Current: 10.07

0.14
10.33
ROA (%) 5.78
LHO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 855 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. LHO: 5.78 )
LHO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 5.91
Current: 5.78

0.09
5.91
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.06
LHO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 762 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. LHO: 6.06 )
LHO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -0.44   Max: 6.66
Current: 6.06

-0.44
6.66
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.60
LHO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 660 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. LHO: 5.60 )
LHO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -19.2   Max: 45.9
Current: 5.6

-19.2
45.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 12.30
LHO's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 586 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. LHO: 12.30 )
LHO' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -25.1   Max: 38.9
Current: 12.3

-25.1
38.9
» LHO's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

LHO Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 254,900 sh (New)
Ron Baron 3,875,926 sh (+0.15%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Chuck Royce 833,600 sh (-6%)
Chris Davis 388,879 sh (-32.06%)
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Q1 2014

LHO Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 735,400 sh (+188.51%)
Chris Davis 423,486 sh (+8.9%)
Ron Baron 3,986,726 sh (+2.86%)
Chuck Royce 777,800 sh (-6.69%)
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Q2 2014

LHO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Heebner 1,665,000 sh (New)
Chris Davis 423,936 sh (+0.11%)
Ron Baron 3,986,726 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 634,300 sh (-18.45%)
Jim Simons 155,800 sh (-78.81%)
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Q3 2014

LHO Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Pioneer Investments 132,451 sh (New)
Chris Davis 440,699 sh (+3.95%)
Ken Heebner 1,715,000 sh (+3%)
Ron Baron 3,986,726 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 436,300 sh (-31.22%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with LHO

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ken Heebner 2014-06-30 New Buy1.6%$31.02 - $36.04 $ 40.9824%1665000
Chris Davis 2013-12-31 Reduce -32.06%0.01%$27.83 - $32.13 $ 40.9834%388879
Chris Davis 2013-09-30 Reduce -59.36%0.05%$24.66 - $29.79 $ 40.9851%572347
Chris Davis 2013-06-30 Add 26.91%0.02%$23.36 - $27.81 $ 40.9858%1408304
Chris Davis 2013-03-31 Add 150.42%0.04%$24.52 - $27.8 $ 40.9856%1109647
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 Add 64.32%0.23%$22.57 - $26.64 $ 40.9867%3594300
Ken Heebner 2012-09-30 Sold Out 2.3%$24.85 - $29.8 $ 40.9849%0
Chris Davis 2012-09-30 New Buy0.03%$24.85 - $29.8 $ 40.9849%390645
Ron Baron 2011-12-31 Add 76.35%0.12%$17.75 - $24.98 $ 40.9882%1815604
Ken Heebner 2011-09-30 Add 26.91%0.3%$15.72 - $27.08 $ 40.9893%3160000
Ron Baron 2011-09-30 Add 27.31%0.03%$15.72 - $27.08 $ 40.9893%1029552
Chris Davis 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0246%$15.72 - $27.08 $ 40.9893%0
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Preferred stocks of LaSalle Hotel Properties

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
LHOPRI0.256.30
LHOPRH0.007.13

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 22.60
LHO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
75% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 27.30 vs. LHO: 22.60 )
LHO' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.81   Max: 281.31
Current: 22.6

12.81
281.31
P/B 2.02
LHO's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. LHO: 2.02 )
LHO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 2.02
Current: 2.02

0.16
2.02
P/S 4.09
LHO's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 8.01 vs. LHO: 4.09 )
LHO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 4.09
Current: 4.09

0.25
4.09
PFCF 70.66
LHO's PFCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LHO: 70.66 )
LHO' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 11   Max: 878.33
Current: 70.66

11
878.33
EV-to-EBIT 26.39
LHO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 32.78 vs. LHO: 26.39 )
LHO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -707   Max: 994.6
Current: 26.39

-707
994.6
PEG 4.19
LHO's PEG is ranked higher than
90% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LHO: 4.19 )
LHO' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 567.38
Current: 4.19

0.55
567.38
Shiller P/E 125.19
LHO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
80% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LHO: 125.19 )
LHO' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.62   Max: 247.15
Current: 125.19

3.62
247.15

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.20
LHO's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
67% of the 829 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. LHO: 3.20 )
LHO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 33.83
Current: 3.2

0.15
33.83
Dividend Payout 0.72
LHO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
82% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. LHO: 0.72 )
LHO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 63.33
Current: 0.72

0.04
63.33
Dividend growth (3y) 58.70
LHO's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
98% of the 517 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. LHO: 58.70 )
LHO' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -70.5   Max: 160.9
Current: 58.7

-70.5
160.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 132.25
LHO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
100% of the 832 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. LHO: 132.25 )
LHO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.2   Max: 1398.18
Current: 132.25

6.2
1398.18
Share Buyback Rate -11.80
LHO's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
68% of the 621 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: -6.20 vs. LHO: -11.80 )
LHO' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -6.5   Max: -26.4
Current: -11.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.02
LHO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
63% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. LHO: 2.02 )
LHO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 1.79
Current: 2.02

0.23
1.79
Price/Median PS Value 1.39
LHO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. LHO: 1.39 )
LHO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 1.67
Current: 1.39

0.13
1.67
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.99
LHO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 917 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LHO: 1.99 )
LHO' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.23   Max: 14.53
Current: 1.99

1.23
14.53
Price/Graham Number 1.36
LHO's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
74% of the 921 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. LHO: 1.36 )
LHO' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 27.09
Current: 1.36

0.28
27.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.80
LHO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
76% of the 830 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. LHO: 3.80 )
LHO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 4.4
Current: 3.8

0.1
4.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.31
LHO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
79% of the 523 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. LHO: 4.31 )
LHO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -76.1   Max: 18.5
Current: 4.31

-76.1
18.5

Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Hotel & Motel
Compare:HST, HPT, RLJ, DRH, PEB » details
Traded in other countries:LH9.Germany,
LaSalle Hotel Properties was organized as a Maryland real estate investment trust on January 15, 1998. The Company's business includes to buy, own, redevelop and lease upscale and luxury full-service hotels located in convention, resort and major urban business markets. The Company is a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust. As of December 31, 2013, the Company owned interests in 45 hotels with approximately 11,400 guest rooms located in 10 states and the District of Columbia. The Company through a joint venture in which the Company holds a 99.99% controlling interest, acquired a majority ownership interest in The Liberty Hotel, a 298-room full-service, luxury hotel located in Boston, MA. The Company is subject to various federal, state and local laws, ordinances and regulations relating to environmental protection.
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
LaSalle Hotel Properties Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 21 2010 
LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO) President and CEO Michael D Barnello sells 49,236 Shares Apr 26 2010 
LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO) CFO Hans S Weger sells 19,185 Shares Apr 26 2010 
LaSalle Hotel Properties Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 21 2009 
LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO) Chairman and CEO Jon E Bortz sells 40,000 Shares Aug 06 2009 
LaSalle Hotel Properties Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Apr 22 2009 
LaSalle Hotel Properties Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Call to be Held on February 20, 2009 Feb 09 2009 
LaSalle Hotel Properties Declares Dividend for First Quarter 2009 Feb 04 2009 

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