NYSE:HST - Host Hotels and Resorts Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$20.98 +0.19 (+0.91 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 12:02 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.79
Today's Range$20.74 - $21.04
52-Week Range$17.26 - $22.47
Volume74,960 shs
Average Volume6.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.03 billion
P/E Ratio12.27
Dividend Yield3.98%
Beta1.25
Host Hotels and Resorts logoHost Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. The Company currently owns 90 properties in the United States and six properties internationally totaling approximately 53,000 rooms. The Company also holds non-controlling interests in seven domestic and international joint ventures. Guided by a disciplined approach to capital allocation and aggressive asset management, the Company partners with premium brands such as Marriott<sup>®</sup>, Ritz-Carlton<sup>®</sup>, Westin<sup>®</sup>, Sheraton<sup>®</sup>, W<sup>®</sup>, St. Regis<sup>®</sup>, Le Méridien<sup>®</sup>, The Luxury Collection<sup>®</sup>, Hyatt<sup>®</sup>, Fairmont<sup>®</sup>, Hilton<sup>®</sup>, Swissôtel<sup>®</sup>, ibis<sup>®</sup> and Novotel<sup>®</sup>, as well as independent brands in the operation of properties in over 50 major markets. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.hosthotels.com. The term ?Hyatt? is used in this release for convenience to refer to Hyatt Hotels Corporation and/or one or more of its affiliates.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:HST
CUSIP44107P10
Phone240-744-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.59
Current Ratio3.33
Quick Ratio3.33

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.27
Forward P/E Ratio12.06
P/E Growth2.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.39 billion
Price / Sales2.89
Cash Flow$1.8485 per share
Price / Cash11.35
Book Value$9.46 per share
Price / Book2.22

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.69
Net Income$564 million
Net Margins12.05%
Return on Equity9.27%
Return on Assets5.53%

Miscellaneous

Employees205
Outstanding Shares741,680,000
Market Cap$15.03 billion

Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:HST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Host Hotels and Resorts' stock symbol?

Host Hotels and Resorts trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HST."

How often does Host Hotels and Resorts pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Host Hotels and Resorts?

Host Hotels and Resorts announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 14th. Investors of record on Friday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, July 16th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Dividend History.

How will Host Hotels and Resorts' stock buyback program work?

Host Hotels and Resorts announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Monday, April 10th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 3.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Host Hotels and Resorts' earnings last quarter?

Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.23. The real estate investment trust earned $1.52 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.49 billion. Host Hotels and Resorts had a net margin of 12.05% and a return on equity of 9.27%. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Earnings History.

When is Host Hotels and Resorts' next earnings date?

Host Hotels and Resorts is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Host Hotels and Resorts.

What guidance has Host Hotels and Resorts issued on next quarter's earnings?

Host Hotels and Resorts issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.71-1.76 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.72.

What price target have analysts set for HST?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Host Hotels and Resorts' stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Host Hotels and Resorts' stock price to reach $21.7857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Host Hotels and Resorts.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Host Hotels and Resorts?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts.

Who are some of Host Hotels and Resorts' key competitors?

Who are Host Hotels and Resorts' key executives?

Host Hotels and Resorts' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James F. Risoleo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Michael D. Bluhm, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Minaz B. Abji, Sr. Advisor (Age 64)
  • Mr. Nathan S. Tyrrell, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. Abdoo, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)

Has Host Hotels and Resorts been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about HST stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Host Hotels and Resorts earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.95 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Host Hotels and Resorts.

Who are Host Hotels and Resorts' major shareholders?

Host Hotels and Resorts' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.87%), FMR LLC (2.79%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.54%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.44%), Morgan Stanley (1.37%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.18%). Company insiders that own Host Hotels and Resorts stock include Brian G Macnamara, Elizabeth A Abdoo, Gregory J Larson, Joanne G Hamilton, Minaz Abji, Nathan S Tyrrell, Richard E Marriott, W Edward Walter and Walter C Rakowich. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Host Hotels and Resorts.

Which major investors are selling Host Hotels and Resorts stock?

HST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Cbre Clarion Securities LLC, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Strs Ohio and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have sold Host Hotels and Resorts company stock in the last year include Brian G Macnamara, Elizabeth A Abdoo, Joanne G Hamilton, Nathan S Tyrrell and Walter C Rakowich. View Insider Buying and Selling for Host Hotels and Resorts.

Which major investors are buying Host Hotels and Resorts stock?

HST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Heitman Real Estate Securities LLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, LSV Asset Management, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Resolution Capital Ltd, BlackRock Inc. and Scout Investments Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Host Hotels and Resorts.

How do I buy shares of Host Hotels and Resorts?

Shares of HST can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Host Hotels and Resorts' stock price today?

One share of HST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.77.

How big of a company is Host Hotels and Resorts?

Host Hotels and Resorts has a market capitalization of $15.03 billion and generates $5.39 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $564 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis. Host Hotels and Resorts employs 205 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Host Hotels and Resorts?

Host Hotels and Resorts' mailing address is 6903 ROCKLEDGE DR SUITE 1500, BETHESDA MD, 20817. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 240-744-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE HST)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  394 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  543 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  937
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Host Hotels and Resorts and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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