Mark Yagalla
Gold, currencies, macro, commodities

Interval Leisure Group: A Great Play On The Global Hotel And Resort Boom

Interval Leisure Group (IILG) is the best play on the growing vacation resort management market. This comes as the company looks to transition its business model away from the vacation exchange, in hopes of further diversifying itself. More importantly for investors, Interval looks to be a better play on the vacation management space than leading competitor Marriott Vacations Worldwide (NYSE:VAC). Furthermore, Interval remains underfollowed, with only four sell-side analysts covering the company. I look for shares to return to their 52-week highs seen last year.

Q4 results

Interval Leisure saw Q4 revenues rise 10.3% over last year. EPS rose 18.5% to $0.32, which was $0.04 better than expectations. Net income for the quarter was $18.5 million, compared to...

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