NYSE:HST - Host Hotels and Resorts Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.90 +0.09 (+0.48 %) (As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$18.90Today's Range$18.73 - $19.0052-Week Range$15.94 - $22.47Volume5.20 million shsAverage Volume6.97 million shsMarket Capitalization$13.99 billionP/E Ratio10.68Dividend Yield4.25%Beta1.21 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 six domestic and one 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, 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. Receive HST News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HST and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:HST Previous Symbol CUSIP44107P10 CIK1070750 Webwww.hosthotels.com Phone240-744-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.51 Current Ratio5.51 Quick Ratio5.51Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.68 Forward P/E Ratio10.68 P/E Growth2.16 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.52 billion Price / Sales2.53 Cash Flow$2.7273 per share Price / Cash Flow6.93 Book Value$10.20 per share Price / Book1.85Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.77 Net Income$1.09 billion Net Margins19.68% Return on Equity14.86% Return on Assets8.99%Miscellaneous Employees184 Outstanding Shares740,473,000Market Cap$13.99 billion Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Confirmed) 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 Tuesday, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.23%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Dividend History. How were Host Hotels and Resorts' earnings last quarter? Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 19th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $1.36 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.37 billion. Host Hotels and Resorts had a net margin of 19.68% and a return on equity of 14.86%. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.12 EPS. 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, May 1st 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 Thursday, May 2nd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 3237942093. What guidance has Host Hotels and Resorts issued on next quarter's earnings? Host Hotels and Resorts updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 19th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.72-1.81 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.73. Host Hotels and Resorts also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.72-1.81 EPS. What price target have analysts set for HST? 12 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Host Hotels and Resorts' stock. Their predictions range from $19.16 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Host Hotels and Resorts' share price to reach $21.2418 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.4% 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? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Host Hotels and Resorts in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 7 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 coverage about HST stock has trended positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Host Hotels and Resorts earned a daily sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting Host Hotels and Resorts? Host Hotels and Resorts saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 32,345,214 shares, an increase of 17.4% from the February 28th total of 27,554,464 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,583,444 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.8 days. Approximately 4.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View Host Hotels and Resorts' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Host Hotels and Resorts' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Host Hotels and Resorts include Simon Property Group (SPG), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Prologis (PLD), Public Storage (PSA), Equinix (EQIX), Welltower (WELL), Equity Residential (EQR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), SBA Communications (SBAC), Ventas (VTR), Realty Income (O), Boston Properties (BXP), Weyerhaeuser (WY) and Essex Property Trust (ESS). What other stocks do shareholders of Host Hotels and Resorts own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Host Hotels and Resorts investors own include Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), New Residential Investment (NRZ), AT&T (T), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Marriott International (MAR) and Alibaba Group (BABA). 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 63)Mr. Michael D. Bluhm, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)Mr. Nathan S. Tyrrell, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 46)Ms. Elizabeth A. Abdoo, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)Ms. Joanne G. Hamilton, Exec. VP of HR (Age 61) Who are Host Hotels and Resorts' major shareholders? Host Hotels and Resorts' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include PGGM Investments (2.26%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.44%), Strs Ohio (0.30%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.19%), Resolution Capital Ltd (0.15%) and Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.11%). Company insiders that own Host Hotels and Resorts stock include Brian G Macnamara, Elizabeth A Abdoo, Joanne G Hamilton, Michael D Bluhm, Nathan S Tyrrell 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 PGGM Investments, Resolution Capital Ltd, Manning & Napier Group LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Meeder Asset Management Inc., Capital Investment Advisors LLC and Legacy Private Trust Co.. 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, Michael D Bluhm, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Strs Ohio, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Virtu Financial LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, KAMES CAPITAL plc and BTIM Corp.. 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 $18.90. How big of a company is Host Hotels and Resorts? Host Hotels and Resorts has a market capitalization of $13.99 billion and generates $5.52 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.09 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.77 on an earnings per share basis. Host Hotels and Resorts employs 184 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: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 447 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 590 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,037MarketBeat'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 4/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Quick Ratio?