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

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$17.5450 +0.09 (+0.52 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 01:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.46
Today's Range$17.40 - $17.71
52-Week Range$15.94 - $22.47
Volume2.72 million shs
Average Volume6.33 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.99 billion
P/E Ratio10.38
Dividend Yield4.57%
Beta1.23
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 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 88 properties in the United States and five properties internationally totaling approximately 52,000 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, Ritz-Carlton , Westin, Sheraton, W, St. Regis, Le Méridien, The Luxury Collection, Hyatt, Fairmont, Hilton, Swissôtel, ibis and Novotel, as well as independent brands in the operation of properties in over 50 major markets.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP44107P10
Phone240-744-1000

Debt

Current Ratio5.32
Quick Ratio5.32

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.39 billion
Price / Sales2.42
Cash Flow$1.7903 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.80
Book Value$9.46 per share
Price / Book1.85

Profitability

Net Income$564 million
Net Margins15.91%
Return on Assets7.30%

Miscellaneous

Employees205
Market Cap$12.99 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 Friday, December 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Dividend History.

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

Host Hotels and Resorts declared that its Board of Directors has approved 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 reacquire up to 3.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Host Hotels and Resorts' earnings last quarter?

Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.35 by $0.08. The real estate investment trust earned $1.30 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.29 billion. Host Hotels and Resorts had a net margin of 15.91% and a return on equity of 12.21%. Host Hotels and Resorts's quarterly revenue was up 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.33 earnings per share. 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 Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Host Hotels and Resorts.

How can I listen to Host Hotels and Resorts' earnings call?

Host Hotels and Resorts will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 20th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 3237942588.

What price target have analysts set for HST?

13 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Host Hotels and Resorts' shares. Their forecasts range from $19.50 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Host Hotels and Resorts' stock price to reach $21.3750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.8% 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?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts.

Has Host Hotels and Resorts been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about HST stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Host Hotels and Resorts earned a news impact score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Host Hotels and Resorts?

Host Hotels and Resorts saw a decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 24,824,774 shares, a decrease of 18.4% from the November 30th total of 30,413,259 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,030,744 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Currently, 3.4% of the company's stock are sold short. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Current Options Chain.

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)

Who are Host Hotels and Resorts' major shareholders?

Host Hotels and Resorts' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Resolution Capital Ltd (0.26%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.17%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.04%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.04%) and Columbus Macro LLC (0.04%). 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 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 Scout Investments Inc., Resolution Capital Ltd, DNB Asset Management AS, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., First Hawaiian Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Columbus Macro LLC and LGT Capital Partners LTD.. 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 $17.5450.

How big of a company is Host Hotels and Resorts?

Host Hotels and Resorts has a market capitalization of $12.99 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.

What is Host Hotels and Resorts' official website?

The official website for Host Hotels and Resorts is http://www.hosthotels.com.

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:  426 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  578 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,004
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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