Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Host Hotels & Resorts

Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) : Net money flow in Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) was negative ($8.57 million) and the inflow of money on uptick was $13.88 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks amounted to $22.46 million on Tuesday. The traders used every opportunity of price strength in the stock to sell their positions, hence, the total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.62. The block trades show that the large investors, were aggressive sellers in the stock. The total value of block trades on upticks was only $0.4 million. On the other hand, the total value of block trades done on downticks was $8.88 million. The ratio of uptick to downtick block trades was 0.04. The money flow in block trades was negative ($8.48). Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) gained $0.16 cent during the day and reached $17.15, a gain of 0.94% over the previous day.


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%. In an insider trading activity,The officer (SVP, Controller) of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., Macnamara Brian G sold 5,000 shares at $16.86 on March 14, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $84,300. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. rose by 6.65% in the last five trading days and 12.96% for the last 4 weeks. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is up 9.68% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 14.8%.

Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $17.21, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $17.3 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $16.97 and closed the trading day at $17.16, in the green by 1.00%. The total traded volume for the day was 9,559,621. The stock had closed at $16.99 in the previous days trading.

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.

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