Host Hotels and Resorts (HST) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.21
Media headlines about Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:HST) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Host Hotels and Resorts earned a news impact score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.8627501948 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
HST has been the subject of several analyst reports. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price objective on shares of Host Hotels and Resorts in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Raymond James Financial upgraded Host Hotels and Resorts from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $22.00 target price for the company in a research report on Monday, January 8th. BTIG Research upgraded Host Hotels and Resorts from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 target price for the company in a research report on Monday, December 4th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Host Hotels and Resorts from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co upgraded Host Hotels and Resorts from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $21.00 target price for the company in a research report on Monday, November 6th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.63.
Host Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:HST) traded up $0.32 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $19.88. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 7,400,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,116,132. The company has a market capitalization of $14,712.95, a PE ratio of 24.85, a P/E/G ratio of 2.41 and a beta of 1.26. Host Hotels and Resorts has a 52 week low of $17.26 and a 52 week high of $21.53. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56, a current ratio of 3.62 and a quick ratio of 3.62.
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Host Hotels and 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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