Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) : 1 brokerage houses believe that Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 13 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Sell with a rank of 4. 1 analysts perceive the stock to be overvalued at the existing levels, hence their call is to Sell the stock. 1 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 16 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Hold with a rating of 3.06.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) : 12 Wall Street analysts covering Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $81.25. The maximum price target given is $93 and the minimum target for short term is around $70, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $7.06.
Shares of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. rose by 0.06% in the last five trading days and 1.09% for the last 4 weeks. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. is up 7.65% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 14.51%. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (NYSE:HOT): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $78.39, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $78.8 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $78.39 and closed the trading day at $78.51, in the green by 0.08%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,519,142. The stock had closed at $78.45 in the previous days trading.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is a hotel and leisure company. The Companys hotel business is focused on the global operation of hotels and resorts primarily in the luxury and upper upscale segments of the lodging industry. The Company owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., a provider of world-class vacation experiences through villa-style resorts and privileged access to Starwood brands. It manages and operates its hotel business in three hotel segments: the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East (EAME), and Asia Pacific. Its vacation ownership and residential business is a separate segment. As of December 31, 2014, the Companys hotel business included 1,207 owned, managed or franchised hotels with approximately 346,600 rooms, comprising 36 hotels that it owns or leases or in which the Company has a majority equity interest, 583 hotels managed by the Company on behalf of third-party owners and 588 hotels for which it receives franchise fees.