Finder makes money from featured partners, but editorial opinions are our own. Advertiser Disclosure

How to buy Despegar-com stock

Learn how to easily invest in Despegar-com stock.

Despegar-com is a travel services business based in the US. Despegar-com shares (DESP) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Despegar-com employs 3,824 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $517 million.

How to buy Despegar-com stock

  1. Open a stock trading account. Use our comparison table or choose from our Top Picks.
  2. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card and take advantage of any signup bonuses.
  3. Search for the stock by name or ticker symbol – DESP. It's that simple.

Best for low fees

Finder Award

SoFi Invest


  • Trade stocks for $0 and no annual fee
  • Start trading with a $0 minimum deposit
  • Get up to $1,000 when you fund a new account within 30 days

Best for beginners

Finder Award

eToro


  • Trade stocks and ETFs for $0 and no annual fee
  • Minimum deposit of $10 required
  • FINDER EXCLUSIVE: Get $15 when you sign up and deposit $100

Promoted for easy user experience

Robinhood


  • Get free stock upon signup
  • Earn 4% interest on uninvested cash with Robinhood Gold
  • Get 1% match on contributions to a Robinhood IRA

Despegar-com stock price (NYSE: DESP)

Use our graph to track the performance of DESP stocks over time.

Despegar-com shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-02-01.
Latest market close$7.16
52-week range$4.44 - $12.70
50-day moving average $5.50
200-day moving average $7.30
Wall St. target price$7.40
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.55

Buy Despegar-com stocks from these brokerages

Compare special offers, low fees and a wide range of types of investments among top trading platforms.
1 - 6 of 6
Name Product Available asset types Stock trade fee Minimum deposit Signup bonus
SoFi Invest
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$0
$0
Get up to $1,000
when you fund a new account within 30 days.
Winner of Finder’s Best Low-Cost Broker award.
Finder Award
eToro
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$0
$10
FINDER EXCLUSIVE: Get $15
when you sign up and deposit $100
Winner of Finder’s Best Broker for Beginners award. Not available in NY, NV, MN, TN, and HI.
Robinhood
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$0
$0
Get a free stock
when you successfully sign up and link your bank account.
Make unlimited commission-free trades, plus earn 4% interest on uninvested cash in your account with Robinhood Gold.
tastyworks
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$0
$0
Get $200 in US stocks
when you open and fund an account with min. $2,000 for 3+ mos.
Highly commended for Best Derivatives Trading Platform award.
Public.com
Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrency, Alternatives
$0
$0
Get up to $300 in either stocks or crypto
when you use code FINDERUS to sign up and fund a new account.
Trade stocks and ETFs commission-free, plus gain access to alternative investments like art, NFTs and more.
Interactive Brokers
Stocks, Bonds, Options, Mutual funds, ETFs, Cryptocurrency, Futures, Forex
$0
$0
N/A
Winner of Finder’s Best Overall Stock Broker award.
loading

Compare up to 4 providers

Information on this page is for educational purposes only. Finder is not an advisor or brokerage service, and we don't recommend investors to trade specific stocks or other investments.

Finder is not a client of any featured partner. We may be paid a fee for referring prospective clients to a partner, though it is not a recommendation to invest in any one partner.

Is it a good time to buy Despegar-com stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

This chart is not advice or a guarantee of success. Rather, it gauges the real-time recommendations of three popular technical indicators: moving averages, oscillators and pivots. Finder is not responsible for how your stock performs.

Despegar-com price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.16 from 2023-02-01

1 week (2023-01-26) 3.02%
1 month (2023-01-03) 42.91%
3 months (2022-11-03) 13.29%
6 months (2022-08-03) -6.77%
1 year (2022-02-03) -38.80%
2 years (2021-02-03) -36.47%
3 years (2020-02-03) 14.88
5 years (2018-02-02) 30.05

Is Despegar-com stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Despegar-com stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Despegar-com's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Despegar-com's EBITDA

Despegar-com's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $30.8 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Despegar-com's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Despegar-com financials

Revenue TTM $517 million
Gross profit TTM $166.1 million
Return on assets TTM -0.28%
Return on equity TTM -70.47%
Profit margin -12.74%
Book value $-1.34
Market capitalisation $474.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Despegar-com share dividends

We're not expecting Despegar-com to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Despegar-com share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Despegar-com's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.44 up to $12.7. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DESP.US volatility(beta: 1.82)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Despegar-com's is 1.8169. This would suggest that Despegar-com's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Despegar-com overview

Despegar. com, Corp. , online travel company, provides a range of travel and travel-related products through its websites and mobile applications in Latin America. The company operates in two segments, Air; and Packages, Hotels and Other Travel Products. It offers airline tickets; and travel packages, hotel rooms, car rentals, bus tickets, cruise tickets, travel insurance, destination services, and other travel-related products, which enable consumers to find, compare, plan, and purchase travel products through its marketplace. The company also provides a technology platform for its travel suppliers to manage the distribution of their travel products and access to traveler customers. In addition, it offers travel products and services under the Despegar, Decolar, Best Day, BD Experience, and HotelDo brands.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Despegar-com is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 14.748% of Despegar-com shares are held by insiders and 61.339% by institutions.
How many people work for Despegar-com?
Latest data suggests 3,824 work at Despegar-com.
When does the fiscal year end for Despegar-com?
Despegar-com's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Despegar-com based?
Despegar-com's address is: Juana Manso 1069, Buenos Aires, Argentina, C1107CBU
What is Despegar-com's ISIN number?
Despegar-com's international securities identification number is: US2506301009
What is Despegar-com's CUSIP number?
Despegar-com's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: G27358103

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

Finder.com provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and finder.com Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on finder.com are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site