Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.24% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.32% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.45% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.26% and the fifty day Moving Average is 4.56%. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is up 18.99% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.16%.
Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) : The consensus price target for Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) is $16.82 for the short term with a standard deviation of $1.76. The most optimist securities analyst among the 11 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $19, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $13.
Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $18.27 with an intraday high of $18.32. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $17.84. However, the stock managed to close at $17.96, a loss of 0.99% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $18.14. The total traded volume of the day was 8,149,399 shares.
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (Host Inc.) operates as a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT). Host Inc. owns properties and conducts operations through Host Hotels & Resorts, L.P. (Host L.P.) of which Host Inc. is the sole general partner and in which it holds approximately 99% of the partnership interests (OP units) as of December 31, 2014. As of February 20, 2015, the Companys lodging portfolio consists of 114 luxury and upper-upscale hotels containing approximately 59,000 rooms, with the majority located in the United States, and with 17 of the properties located outside of the United States, in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and New Zealand. In addition, the Company owns non-controlling interests in two international joint ventures.