About Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:HST)
Host 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 87 properties in the United States and six 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<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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio12.60
Forward P/E Ratio12.46
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$5.39 billion
Price / Sales2.93
Cash Flow$1.7869 per share
Price / Cash11.92
Book Value$9.46 per share
Price / Book2.25
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.69
Net Income$564 million
Return on Equity9.29%
Return on Assets5.56%
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 14th. Investors of record on Friday, June 29th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, July 16th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.76%. 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 declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Monday, April 10th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign 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 earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.06. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $1.35 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.33 billion. Host Hotels and Resorts had a net margin of 12.24% and a return on equity of 9.29%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.44 EPS. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Earnings History.
When is Host Hotels and Resorts' next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for HST?
16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Host Hotels and Resorts' stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Host Hotels and Resorts' share price to reach $21.7143 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts.
Who are some of Host Hotels and Resorts' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Host Hotels and Resorts include American Tower (AMT), Simon Property Group (SPG), CROWN CASTLE In/SH SH (CCI), Public Storage (PSA), Prologis (PLD), Equinix (EQIX), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Equity Residential (EQR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL Rlty Tr/SH SH (DLR), UNIBAIL-RODAMCO/ADR (UNRDY), Welltower (WELL), GGP (GGP), Ventas (VTR) and Boston Properties (BXP).
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)
- Ms. Elizabeth A. Abdoo, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
- Minaz B. Abji, Sr. Advisor (Age 64)
- Mr. Michael D. Bluhm, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
- Mr. Nathan S. Tyrrell, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 45)
Has Host Hotels and Resorts been receiving favorable news coverage?
Headlines about HST stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public 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 sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.55 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.
Who are Host Hotels and Resorts' major shareholders?
Host Hotels and Resorts' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.69%), Franklin Resources Inc. (5.00%), Northern Trust Corp (1.94%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.69%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.51%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.06%). 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 institutional investors are selling Host Hotels and Resorts stock?
HST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Royal Bank of Canada, UBS Group AG and Swiss National Bank. 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 institutional investors are buying Host Hotels and Resorts stock?
HST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Zimmer Partners LP, Millennium Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Resolution Capital 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 $21.30.
How big of a company is Host Hotels and Resorts?
Host Hotels and Resorts has a market capitalization of $15.78 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]
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