Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201760234/composite HST +0.66% inched 0.24% higher to $16.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.34% rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.10% rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $1.56 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 Friday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust /zigman2/quotes/203128895/composite PEB +0.66% rose 0.52% to $23.31, RLJ Lodging Trust /zigman2/quotes/205534072/composite RLJ +0.20% rose 0.20% to $15.03, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. /zigman2/quotes/200763207/composite DRH +2.91% rose 0.21% to $9.42. Trading volume (6.8 M) remained 726,735 below its 50-day average volume of 7.5 M.