Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.
slipped 1.25% to $ 16.63 on Friday in what turned out to be an all-round cheap trading session for the stock market with the S&P 500 index
SPX, + 0.95%
Up 0.95% to 4,712.02 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA, + 0.60%
Increase of 0.60% to 35,970.99. This was the second consecutive day of losses for the stock. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $ 2.39 below its 52-week high ($ 19.02) the company hit on November 5th.
The stock underperformed some of its competitors on Friday, such as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust
fell 0.63% to $ 21.92, RLJ Lodging Trust
fell 0.89% to $ 13.40, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co.
fell 0.43% to $ 9.28. The trading volume (5.5 million) remained 1.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.2 million.