Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT)

104.47
1.80 1.70
NYSE
Prev Close 106.30
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 44.30 / 116.73
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 277.45B
Market Cap 29.49B
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Hospitality Shorts

My hospitality shorts - and - are starting to roll over technically.

(Un)Welcome to Hotel California

I have moved my Hilton and Hyatt shorts to large-sized.    

Hotel California... Not Such a Lovely Place? (Part Deux)

Yesterday I took a trading short rental in two hotel plays - Hyatt and Hilton :    Nov 16, 2020 ' 11:05 AM EST DOUG KASS Hotel California... Not Such a Lovely Place? "There she stood in the doorway I heard the mission bell And I was thinkin' to myse...

Hotel California... Not Such a Lovely Place?

"There she stood in the doorway I heard the mission bell And I was thinkin' to myself 'This could be heaven or this could be hell Then she lit up a candle And she showed me the way There were voices down the corridor I thought I heard them say..." -...

Some Afternoon Observations  

* My continued mantra is less pontificating and more trading/investing * Considering a short in SPY and QQQ on further strength   * Breadth disappointing (negative - 1475 advancers, 1565 decliners on the NYSE) relative to +25 S&P and +210 Nasdaq * I...

The Thunder in South Florida Yesterday Was Not the Bad Weather - It Was the Sound of the Market's Pivot From Growth to Value

* Yesterday may have represented a classic "sell on the good news" * While many were cheering about the vaccine news, I was waiting to sell, red tickets in hand * Some stocks and sectors had a great year yesterday * And some stocks and sectors got s...

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Show the Market's Betting on a Vaccine

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Show the Market's Betting on a Vaccine

The prices of hotels and even beaten up retailers say that many believe a vaccine is on the way -- here's how I would get positioned.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." -- Walter Deemer "When the ...

Hotels Checking Out

CNBC is reporting that in New York City alone, 34% of hotels are delinquent, and hospitality investment bank Robert Douglas sees more hotels at risk of closing.  We've heard quite a bit about the airlines over these last few months, but the hotel ne...

Charting the Best Hotels in the Sector

Charting the Best Hotels in the Sector

We grade Choice Hotels, Hilton and Marriott, and check on the opportunities each offers.

Jim Cramer: The Game Plan of the Morning Traders

Jim Cramer: The Game Plan of the Morning Traders

The amateurs won. Is that really possible? It happened.

Charting the Dow, Job Creation, Washington Deal or No Deal? Roku's Problem

Charting the Dow, Job Creation, Washington Deal or No Deal? Roku's Problem

Check out the Dow Transports and the Dow Industrials.

The Bizarro (Superman) Market (Part Deux)

* It's the mother of all short squeezes (part deux) * Does he live under water?  "Yeah, like Bizarro Superman, Superman's exact opposite, who lives in the backwards Bizarro world. Up is down, down is up, he says hello when he leaves, goodbye when he...

My Prayers Were Answered...

* At least for an afternoon! Some takeaways on the day:  Equities peaked at around 11:30 a.m. and started a steady retreat that intensified late in the day. Market breadth was 3-1 negative. The S&P 500 fell by nearly 40 handles from the day's high. ...

Today's Trades

This morning I moved from small net long to between small and medium net short in exposure: * I have covered my short calls. * I have moved my long to large. * I have initiated an short. * I have added to my individual stock shorts: 1. Added to and ...

The Long and the Short of It

* After "playing" the rally off of the March lows (with plenty of longs) I have recently (again) gotten net short of exposure To summarize some my recent activity: * I took off numerous investment longs (for profits) into the rally -- including , , ...

Why the Markets Could Be Vulnerable

* Fundamental concerns and weakening technical signs might be converging now In the last few weeks and days I have eliminated all my equity investments in my personal pension plan, I have personally shorted S&P futures (at 3202 Monday night), I have...

A Midday Market Review

With the exception of a short and an elimination of my holdings - I have done little this morning. * Breadth is still a strong 3.5:1. * Ss (S&P) over Ns (Nasdaq), again, and despite strong gains in Tesla and Amazon . * Bonds are quiet. (I covered my...

Kass: 1968 Redux?

Kass: 1968 Redux?

Nineteen Sixty-Eight was often considered to be one of the most turbulent and traumatic years of the 20th century in the U.S.

2020 Is Looking a Lot Like 1968, Without the Good Music

We are now in one of those times, like 52 years ago in 1968, that we and our children will always remember. Many of us have spent the weekend watching America burning in despair. As I write this missive, an extended portion of I-95 (in Palm Beach) h...

My Tactical Approach and Current Positioning

* I have liquidated a lot of my long positions and have been averaging into Index shorts lately * I worship at the altar of fundamentals and not of price momentum * Monday I will present a more lengthy analysis of my concerns over the balance of 202...

Time to Revisit Hilton?

I am again considering my former speculative basket of Hilton Hyatt and Vornado -- that I previously profited from in a short-term trading rental. The next leg lower I will be a buyer.

Random Thoughts Near the Close

* This month I learned that being long can be fun. * Breadth has been stuck at 4-1 (positive) for several hours. * Again, we could be seeing a powerful pivot away from growth and towards value. (I am hopeful that this is the start of such a transiti...

Managing Risk

My large put position has a lot of gamma - so as stocks decline, I get shorter. I plan to buy back a number of stocks that I sold out (e.g., , , , etc.) into a further drop in order to maintain close to a market neutral exposure.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." --Walter Deemer "When the t...

A Day to Stay Disciplined, Focused and Unemotional

* I reduced my net long exposure today from large to medium-sized * I based my move on the large (+19%) and abrupt 10-day market advance from the lows that has taken the S&P close to its "fair market value" and that had reduced the upside/downside e...