Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. HST advanced 3.42% to $14.51 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.13% to 3,662.45 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.63% to 29,823.92. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $4.39 short of 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 Tuesday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust PEB rose 2.43% to $18.95, RLJ Lodging Trust RLJ rose 5.03% to $12.95, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. DRH rose 3.99% to $7.82. Trading volume (7.8 M) remained 2.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.0 M.