Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) : 14 analysts are covering Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) and their average rating on the stock is 2.64, which is read as a Hold. 3 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. 1 more analyst has given the stock a Sell recommendation. A total of 10 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) : The most positive equity analysts on Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) expects the shares to touch $19, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $13 in the short term. The company is covered by 11 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $16.82 with an expected fluctuation of $1.76 from the mean.
Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. rose by 0.88% in the last five trading days and 1.95% for the last 4 weeks. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is up 23.17% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 22.5%. Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $18.49 with an intraday high of $18.555. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $18.29. However, the stock managed to close at $18.31, a loss of 0.33% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $18.37. The total traded volume of the day was 6,566,948 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.