Glenview Trust Co increased its holdings in shares of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) by 2.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 428,132 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,323 shares during the quarter. Glenview Trust Co owned about 0.06% of Host Hotels & Resorts worth $7,822,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Motco boosted its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 0.6% during the second quarter. Motco now owns 11,969 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $219,000 after acquiring an additional 71 shares during the last quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 0.6% during the first quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 18,081 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $337,000 after acquiring an additional 103 shares during the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. boosted its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 1.6% during the second quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 13,770 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $252,000 after acquiring an additional 222 shares during the last quarter. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co boosted its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 1.7% during the first quarter. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co now owns 24,370 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $455,000 after acquiring an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. boosted its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 3.0% during the second quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 14,974 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $274,000 after acquiring an additional 443 shares during the last quarter.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) traded up 0.22% during trading on Friday, reaching $18.33. 4,608,343 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $18.06 and a 200 day moving average of $18.25. The firm has a market capitalization of $13.57 billion, a PE ratio of 22.69 and a beta of 1.33. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has a 1-year low of $14.69 and a 1-year high of $20.21.

Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:HST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.43 billion. Host Hotels & Resorts had a net margin of 11.09% and a return on equity of 8.47%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.49 earnings per share. Equities analysts forecast that Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. will post $0.78 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be issued a dividend of $0.20 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.36%. Host Hotels & Resorts’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 100.00%.

HST has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Host Hotels & Resorts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Host Hotels & Resorts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Host Hotels & Resorts in a research report on Wednesday, June 7th. Barclays PLC restated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Host Hotels & Resorts in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Robert W. Baird restated a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Host Hotels & Resorts in a research report on Friday, September 8th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $18.33.

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Host Hotels & Resorts Company Profile

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc (Host Inc) operates as a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through hotel ownership segment. The Company operates through hotel ownership segment. The Company owned properties and conducted operations through Host Hotels & Resorts, L.P.

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