Analysts See $0.51 EPS for Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

June 27, 2018 - By Vivian Currie

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.09, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 40 investors sold Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. shares while 155 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 156 raised stakes. 706.10 million shares or 1.60% less from 717.58 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Art Advisors Ltd Liability Co invested 0.13% in Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST). Bokf Na owns 36,990 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Limited, Hong Kong-based fund reported 16,844 shares. Tiverton Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 5,073 shares. Cambridge Inv Research Advsrs accumulated 0.01% or 43,829 shares. Baker Ellis Asset Management Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.36% or 73,225 shares. Lnd & Buildings Investment Mgmt Ltd invested in 0.28% or 77,950 shares. 15,609 were accumulated by Lpl Fincl Limited Liability Corp. Braun Stacey Assocs holds 0.51% or 395,975 shares. 15,478 are held by Advisor Partners Lc. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Mgmt invested in 0.01% or 55,000 shares. Allsquare Wealth Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0% in Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST). Exxonmobil Investment Mgmt Tx has 0.06% invested in Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST). 20,345 are held by Walleye Trading Limited Liability. Group One Trading Limited Partnership has 74,177 shares.

Since May 8, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 sales for $2.65 million activity. ABDOO ELIZABETH A had sold 33,220 shares worth $689,448 on Thursday, May 10. HAMILTON JOANNE G. also sold $71,225 worth of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) on Wednesday, May 16. RAKOWICH WALTER C had sold 2,254 shares worth $46,883. TYRRELL NATHAN S sold $118,335 worth of stock.

Analysts expect Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) to report $0.51 EPS on July, 25.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 4.08 % from last quarter’s $0.49 EPS. HST’s profit would be $382.34 million giving it 10.27 P/E if the $0.51 EPS is correct. After having $0.43 EPS previously, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc.’s analysts see 18.60 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $20.95. About 5.86 million shares traded. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) has risen 19.48% since June 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.91% the S&P500.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering Host Hotels \u0026 Resorts (NYSE:HST), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Host Hotels \u0026 Resorts had 16 analyst reports since January 8, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 8 by Raymond James. The stock of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 3. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $21 target in Monday, February 26 report. SunTrust maintained Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST) rating on Friday, February 23. SunTrust has “Hold” rating and $20.0 target. Susquehanna maintained the shares of HST in report on Friday, February 23 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, January 12. Citigroup maintained the shares of HST in report on Thursday, June 14 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, February 9. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, June 1 with “Equal-Weight”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $20.0 target in Monday, March 5 report.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 500 and Fortune 500 firm and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. The company has market cap of $15.71 billion. The Firm currently owns 88 properties in the United States and six properties internationally totaling approximately 52,500 rooms. It has a 23.54 P/E ratio. The Firm also holds non-controlling interests in seven joint ventures, including one in Europe that owns 10 hotels with approximately 3,900 rooms.

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