Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST) had a weak trading session and its shares were last down at $15.39, down -0.01% or -0.06 points. The trading data also revealed that the total net flow stood at $5.11 million as the shares had $11.84 million in upticks but lost $6.73 million in downticks. The up/down ratio was 1.76. This data is particularly important for the traders and speculators alike as it could also be used to gauge the strength of the momentum in the shares. During the past week, the shares have seen a change of -1.66% in the shares.The block trade data suggests an inflow of $5.33 million in upticks and an outflow of $0.66 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 8.05. The net money flow for this transaction was recorded at $4.67.
Currently the company Insiders own 1.9% of Host Hotels & Resorts shares according to the proxy statements. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -7.13%. On the companys insider trading activities, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Macnamara Brian G, officer (SVP, Controller) of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., had unloaded 5,000 shares at an average price of $16.86 in a transaction dated on March 14, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $84,300.
Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST) stock ended Monday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.02 points or 0.13% at $15.38 with 5,847,740 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $15.4, the shares hit an intraday low of $15.36 and an intraday high of $15.68 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $11,494 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 747,315,400 shares. The 52-week high of Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST) is $21.4015 and the 52-week low is $12.17.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Raymond James upgrades their rating on the shares of Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST). The current rating of the shares is Market Perform. Earlier, the shares were rated a Underperform by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on May 18, 2016.
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.