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Best Travel Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top travel stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best travel stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the travel services industry.

Industry: Travel Services
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
BKNG
BOOKING HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$77.71B$1,957.210.07%$2.96B51.72x5.12
TZOO
TRAVELZOO
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$72.43M$5.75-2.87%$8.83M13.69x-14.78
YTRA
YATRA ONLINE INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$160.22M$2.561.19%-$655.04k-26.67x5.14
EXPE
EXPEDIA GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$16.33B$103.65-1.64%$1.71B44.68x11.19
NXTP
NEXTPLAY TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$30.89M$0.260.38%-$34.72M-0.56x0.75
TCOM
TRIPCOM GROUP LTD
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$16.42B$25.610.75%$375.00M-188.31x0.74
MMYT
MAKEMYTRIP LTD
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$3.46B$31.68-0.91%$32.42M-113.14x0.51
TRIP
TRIPADVISOR INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$3.49B$24.950.44%$126.00M-113.41x2.28
LIND
LINDBLAD EXPEDITIONS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$453.70M$8.55-3.28%-$42.37M-3.45x-6.53
TOUR
TUNIU CORP
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$119.28M$0.92-2.23%N/A-6.22x0.81
DESP
DESPEGARCOM CORP
NYSE
Travel Services
$592.05M$8.310.12%-$24.92MN/A-11.35
NCLH
NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE HOLDINGS LTD
NYSE
Travel Services
$5.07B$12.10-10.57%-$1.76B-1.13x11.77
CCL
CARNIVAL CORP
NYSE
Travel Services
$11.18B$9.47-5.39%-$5.32B-1.17x5.42
RCL
ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES LTD
NYSE
Travel Services
$9.68B$37.97-5.62%-$1.83B-2.16x8.99
MOND
MONDEE HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Travel Services
$753.05M$8.211.36%-$60.39kN/A-7.43

Travel Stocks FAQ

What are the best travel stocks to buy right now in Aug 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best vacation stocks to buy right now are:

1. Booking Holdings (NASDAQ:BKNG)


Booking Holdings (NASDAQ:BKNG) is the top travel stock with a Zen Score of 61, which is 31 points higher than the travel industry average of 30. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Booking Holdings has seen its stock lose -9.3% over the past year, overperforming other travel stocks by 4 percentage points.

Booking Holdings has an average 1 year price target of $2,580.87, an upside of 31.86% from Booking Holdings's current stock price of $1,957.21.

Booking Holdings stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 23 analysts covering Booking Holdings, 47.83% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 34.78% have issued a Buy, 17.39% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO)


Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO) is the second best travel stock with a Zen Score of 42, which is 12 points higher than the travel industry average of 30. It passed 13 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Travelzoo has seen its stock lose -60.18% over the past year, underperforming other travel stocks by -47 percentage points.

Travelzoo has an average 1 year price target of $10.00, an upside of 73.91% from Travelzoo's current stock price of $5.75.

Travelzoo stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Travelzoo, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 100% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Yatra Online (NASDAQ:YTRA)


Yatra Online (NASDAQ:YTRA) is the third best travel stock with a Zen Score of 40, which is 10 points higher than the travel industry average of 30. It passed 13 out of 33 due diligence checks and has average fundamentals. Yatra Online has seen its stock return 34.03% over the past year, overperforming other travel stocks by 47 percentage points.

Yatra Online has an average 1 year price target of $4.03, an upside of 57.54% from Yatra Online's current stock price of $2.56.

Yatra Online stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Yatra Online, 100% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

Are travel stocks a good buy now?

42.86% of travel stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect travel stocks to rise by 34.78% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the travel services industry?

The average P/E ratio of the travel services industry is 5.66x.

What are the most undervalued travel stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued travel stocks right now are:

1. Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO)


Travelzoo (NASDAQ:TZOO) is the most undervalued travel stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Travelzoo has a valuation score of 57, which is 30 points higher than the travel industry average of 27. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Travelzoo's stock has dropped -60.18% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the travel industry by -47 percentage points.

2. Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE)


Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE) is the second most undervalued travel stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Expedia Group has a valuation score of 43, which is 16 points higher than the travel industry average of 27. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Expedia Group's stock has dropped -30.34% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the travel industry by -17 percentage points.

3. Tripcom Group (NASDAQ:TCOM)


Tripcom Group (NASDAQ:TCOM) is the third most undervalued travel stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Tripcom Group has a valuation score of 43, which is 16 points higher than the travel industry average of 27. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Tripcom Group's stock has gained 3.06% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the travel industry by 16 percentage points.

Why are travel stocks down?

Travel stocks were down -0.22% in the last day, and up 0.47% over the last week. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings was the among the top losers in the travel services industry, dropping -10.57% yesterday.

Norwegian Cruise Line shares are trading higher as the stock rebounds after falling Tuesday on weak Q3 earnings. A better-than-expected CPI report has improved economic sentiment and lifted discretionary sectors such as travel.
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