HST stock: buy or sell

HST stock price: $17.35 2.42% At close on Apr 21st, 2021

Updated on:
Apr 22nd, 2021


HST stock brief

  • Host Hotels & Resorts closed on Wednesday at $17.35 after rising a 2.42% and broke a streak of 3 sessions in negative.
  • 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.

Should I buy Host Hotels & Resorts stock?

Even if you are a experienced or a novel trader, best trading results come from using an investing strategy that never leaves to random or subjective opinions when is the best moment to buy or sell stocks. Trading strategies are meant for helping you in the decision process of what stocks to pick and when is the best moment to buy them. At Stocks2.com, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best

Is $HST stock a buy?

Currently, Host Hotels & Resorts stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean $HST will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Host Hotels & Resorts stock?

When you are a novel trader and you own stock shares with some profit, it's really difficult to decide the best moment to sell and get your benefits. Similarly to when we have to buy shares, choosing when is appropiate time to sell is not a random decision, and we must use our own trading strategy. When selling, as well as buying, our setups are very easy to follow and are only valid for selling stocks in your porfolio, not for selling short $HST stock

As a rule of thumb, you should never hold an open trade that results in higher than expected losses upon purchase. When to sell your stock should always be ruled by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Host Hotels & Resorts stock?

In the current situation of Host Hotels & Resorts there is not any eligible sell setup, so Host Hotels & Resorts stock holders with operations in green can keep their positions

Host Hotels & Resorts ratings

We don't have any rating posted in the previous 30 days for Host Hotels & Resorts

Host Hotels & Resorts stock analysis

SMAs overview

HST stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistance levels are:

  • R1: $17.37 (0.12% above)
  • R2: $17.43 (0.46% above)
  • R3: $17.46 (0.63% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $17.34 (-0.06% below)
  • S2: $17.31 (-0.23% below)
  • S3: $17.27 (-0.46% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    The distance between the upper and lower bands is 4.75%, which means that price volatility is low. The compression of the Bollinger bands is typically a sign of a sharp price movement (up or down), so we must be alert and manage our buy or sell orders appropiately

    HST stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The RSI dropped below the overbought level of 70 in mid-March after just crossing to the overbough zone for just one day (weak signal). The RSI reading on Wednesday was 53.3. Since RSI lost the overbought zone, Host Hotels & Resorts stock dropped a 5.81%

    HST stock RSI chart

    Host Hotels & Resorts stock price history

    Host Hotels & Resorts started trading priced at an adjusted price1 of $0.00 on Mar 1980. Since then, HST stock surged by -, with an average of 0.00% per year. An investment of $1,000USD at that time would have a value of $inf nowadays.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    HST stock price history chart

    Price target for Host Hotels & Resorts stock

    Nobody can predict how much a share will be priced tomorrow. Banks and financial organisations publish their analysis forecasting how a stock will performance in the future.

    The following table shows the price forecasts released by analysts for the last 30 days. If you are a small investor you don't have to trade based on these predictions.

    We don't have any target price posted in the last 4 weeks for Host Hotels & Resorts.

    Earnings and financials

    Host Hotels & Resorts ($HST) had the quarterly financial call and presented the report last February. HST presented earnings of $-0.02 per share on sales of $267.0 million. The consensus earnings estimate was $-0.42 per share on revenue of $243.3 million.

    Compared to the same quarter last year, EPS was $0.11, so reported EPS is a reduction of -118.18%. Looking at revenues, figures sank a -80.30% compared to $13.4B same quarter a year ago.

    HST ($HST) is hosting the earnings call next Thursday. Wall Street analysts expect of $-0.41, that is a 1,950.00% lower than Q4.

    Host Hotels & Resorts performance

    HST performance compared
    Host Hotels & Resorts ($HST) -1.10% 18.80% 60.50%

    Important note:
    The viewpoints published in this article are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this article does not have an understanding of the specific conditions of the reader, his or her own financial statements or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Opinions are posted for informational reasons only

    HST summary

    Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
    Day range$16.76 - $17.43
    Previous close$16.94
    Session gain2.42%
    Average true range$0.50
    50d mov avg$16.75
    100d mov avg$15.58
    200d mov avg$13.47
    Earnings dateMay 6th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Host Hotels & Resorts stock symbol?

    Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the HST symbol

    Is Host Hotels & Resorts stock a buy or sell?

    Host Hotels & Resorts had no ratings in the last four weeks Read the article to get additional tips on trading HST stock.

    Will HST go up?

    There were no forecasts issued by market analysts in the last month for Host Hotels & Resorts.