Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201760234/composite HST +0.84% shed 0.79% to $16.41 Thursday, 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 -0.11% falling 0.16% to 4,473.75 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% falling 0.18% to 34,751.32. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $2.11 short of its 52-week high ($18.52), which the company achieved on May 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust /zigman2/quotes/203128895/composite PEB -1.66% rose 1.36% to $22.39, RLJ Lodging Trust /zigman2/quotes/205534072/composite RLJ -1.77% fell 0.14% to $14.36, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. /zigman2/quotes/200763207/composite DRH -0.43% fell 0.45% to $8.81. Trading volume (6.3 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.5 M.