ValuEngine Upgrades Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:HST) to Hold
A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on HST. BMO Capital Markets began coverage on Host Hotels and Resorts in a report on Wednesday, October 16th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $19.00 target price on the stock. BTIG Research cut Host Hotels and Resorts from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, August 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their target price on Host Hotels and Resorts from $17.00 to $15.00 and set an “underweight” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, September 6th. Barclays set a $21.00 target price on Host Hotels and Resorts and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 12th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus set a $20.00 target price on Host Hotels and Resorts and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 7th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.65.
Shares of NYSE HST opened at $17.50 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 7.70, a current ratio of 7.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59. The stock has a market capitalization of $12.54 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.89, a PEG ratio of 1.99 and a beta of 1.13. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $16.93 and its 200 day simple moving average is $17.36. Host Hotels and Resorts has a 52-week low of $15.51 and a 52-week high of $20.34.
Host Hotels and Resorts Company Profile
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc is an S&P 500 company and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. The Company currently owns 88 properties in the United States and five properties internationally totaling approximately 52,000 rooms.
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