Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. HST slipped 2.08% to $14.15 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.68% to 3,557.54 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.75% to 29,263.48. The stock's fall snapped a five-day winning streak. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $4.75 below its 52-week high ($18.90), which the company reached on December 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust PEB fell 1.70% to $18.52, RLJ Lodging Trust RLJ fell 3.31% to $11.97, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. DRH fell 2.18% to $7.19. Trading volume (8.1 M) remained 2.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.2 M.