Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201760234/composite HST +0.66% sank 0.25% to $16.09 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.34% falling 0.46% to 4,493.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.10% falling 0.43% to 34,879.38. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $2.43 below its 52-week high ($18.52), which the company reached on May 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust /zigman2/quotes/203128895/composite PEB +0.66% rose 0.05% to $21.39, RLJ Lodging Trust /zigman2/quotes/205534072/composite RLJ +0.20% fell 1.20% to $14.03, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. /zigman2/quotes/200763207/composite DRH +2.91% fell 1.49% to $8.57. Trading volume (7.1 M) remained 456,973 below its 50-day average volume of 7.6 M.