Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201760234/composite HST -0.36% dropped 0.91% to $16.26 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.47% falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.18% falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $2.26 below its 52-week high ($18.52), which the company reached on May 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust /zigman2/quotes/203128895/composite PEB +0.68% rose 0.85% to $22.58, RLJ Lodging Trust /zigman2/quotes/205534072/composite RLJ +1.45% fell 0.70% to $14.26, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. /zigman2/quotes/200763207/composite DRH +1.93% rose 1.82% to $8.97. Trading volume (12.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 7.4 M.