Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NASDAQ:HST) went down by -1.47% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $18.50. The company’s stock price has collected 5.03% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 04/01/21 that Host Hotels & Resorts Recommends that Holders of Operating Partnership Units of Host Hotels & Resorts, L.P. Reject “Mini-Tender” Offer by MacKenzie Capital Management, LP
Is It Worth Investing in Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NASDAQ :HST) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for HST is at 1.43. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 6 analysts out of 21 who provided ratings for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 4 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $17.56, which is -$0.72 below the current price. HST currently public float of 696.45M and currently shorts hold a 5.27% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of HST was 7.73M shares.
HST’s Market Performance
HST stocks went up by 5.03% for the week, with a monthly jump of 7.77% and a quarterly performance of 34.02%, while its annual performance rate touched 47.52%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.64% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.68% for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.01% for HST stocks with a simple moving average of 32.52% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of HST
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for HST stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for HST by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for HST in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $17 based on the research report published on February 23rd of the current year 2021.
Citigroup gave a rating of “Buy” to HST, setting the target price at $17.50 in the report published on December 15th of the previous year.
HST Trading at 6.08% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought HST to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -1.86% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.68%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.64%, as shares surge +6.14% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +13.29% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, HST rose by +5.03%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +56.28% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $17.51. In addition, Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. saw 24.13% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at HST starting from HAMILTON JOANNE G., who sale 3,091 shares at the price of $14.84 back on Nov 24. After this action, HAMILTON JOANNE G. now owns 125,250 shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc., valued at $45,874 using the latest closing price.
MACNAMARA BRIAN G, the SVP, Controller of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc., sale 17,527 shares at $12.86 during a trade that took place back on Nov 11, which means that MACNAMARA BRIAN G is holding 57,987 shares at $225,323 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for HST
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -58.83 for the present operating margin
- -53.33 for the gross margin
The net margin for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. stands at -45.19. The total capital return value is set at -7.79, while invested capital returns managed to touch -6.06. Equity return is now at value -11.00, with -5.70 for asset returns.
Based on Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. (HST), the company’s capital structure generated 97.31 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 49.32. Total debt to assets is 47.72, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 97.31. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 49.32.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 8.80, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.43. The receivables turnover for the company is 38.12 and the total asset turnover is 0.13.