Shares of Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201760234/composite HST -0.36% inched 0.25% higher to $16.21 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.47% falling 0.08% to 4,354.19 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.18% falling 0.15% to 33,919.84. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. closed $2.31 below its 52-week high ($18.52), which the company achieved on May 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Pebblebrook Hotel Trust /zigman2/quotes/203128895/composite PEB +0.68% rose 0.72% to $22.48, RLJ Lodging Trust /zigman2/quotes/205534072/composite RLJ +1.45% rose 1.19% to $14.41, and Diamondrock Hospitality Co. /zigman2/quotes/200763207/composite DRH +1.93% rose 2.14% to $9.05. Trading volume (6.2 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.5 M.