Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) : The total money flow in Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) was negative ($4.82 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Monday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $13.57 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $8.75 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.64. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $0.55 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $4.62 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 0.12. The money flow during block trades was negative ($4.07 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $3 cent. Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) was $18.02, an increase of 0.17% over the previous days close.
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has dropped 0.33% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 7.07% in the last 4 weeks. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is up 17.91% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 21.63%.
Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST): During Mondays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $18.04 and $17.99 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $18.24. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $18.18, notching a gain of 0.89% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,580,514 . The stock had closed at $18.02 on the previous day.
In a related news, 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 $18.21 in a transaction dated on August 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $91,050.
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.